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Teens who mix energy drinks with #alcohol are more likely to have alcohol use disorder
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There are signs of improved treatments for prostate cancer among New Hampshire men, according to a recent study by urologist Elias Hyams, MD of +Dartmouth-Hitchcock (official) and epidemiologist Judith Rees, MPH, PhD of +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.
http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/about_us/newsdetail/73303/ 
#cancer #prostatecancer
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Using a novel methodology of epigenetic quantitative analysis, a +Dartmouth interdisciplinary team of investigators found no correlation between regulatory T cells (Tregs) and survival in the tumor microenvironment or blood, even when adjusting for well-known prognostic factors.
#glioblastoma   #braincancer   #cancer  
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A new randomized clinical trial with +Dartmouth investigators Kathleen Lyons, ScD, Tor Tosteson, ScD, Zhigang Li, PhD, and collaborators has noted significant improvement in several measures among those who began palliative care early.
#cancer  
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How should we assess #cancer spending in the United States? +The New York Times published a piece examining a study by Samir Soneji of +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and +The Dartmouth Institute in which he compares the value of cancer care in the U.S. with Western Europe.

Learn more about the study at http://dartgo.org/uscancer
For many cancers in the United States, we’ve made little headway in mortality rates, which is a different measure altogether.
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Lisa Schwartz, MD, MS, and Steven Woloshin, MD, MS of the +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth discuss the "Angelina effect" in #cancer screening, and improving the communication and understanding of medical information, with +Science News.
Angelina Jolie’s public message about her medical decisions related to cancer is about knowing your risks for disease, not hers.
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The findings, have application beyond the HIV field, since these cells are important for protection against fungal and bacterial infection, gynecological cancers, and are also involved in autoimmune disorders, and pregnancy.
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We are pleased to offer you and your loved ones a wide variety of educational classes, programs, support groups, and special events. 

Download the new Patient & Family Support Programs calendar at: http://cancer.dartmouth.edu/documents/pdf/PFSSMayAug15.pdf
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Our Shared Resources are open to outside investigators & researchers by arrangement #cancer #research
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#Dartmouth investigators encourage bodymind therapy to treat #stress  in patients with #cancer
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Seeking a way to stimulate antitumor responses via the immune system, researchers at +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and +Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth identified the precise temperature that results in a distinct body-wide antitumor immune response that resists metastatic disease. #nanomedicine   #nanotechnology   #cancer  
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As a demographer, Samir Soneji, PhD, an assistant professor at +The Dartmouth Institute  at +Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, studies the long-term effect of cancer-related health policy at the population level. Through forecasting future disease and mortality rates, demographers are able to predict how changes in population affect public policy. #cancer  
In this Q&A, TDI demographer Samir Soneji, PhD discusses how demographers are able to predict how changes in population affect public policy by forecasting future disease and mortality rates.
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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center: an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center. Advanced cancer research & patient-centered care.
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The Cancer Center provides a positive environment for treatment, cure, and recovery for patients with all forms of cancer. Patients receive technologically advanced cancer treatments and access to clinical trials of new treatments. Each patient is seen as an individual, and a specific treatment plan is developed by specialists who work directly with the patient, family, and referring physician. The Cancer Center is also a leader in improving the comfort and quality of life of patients.