Monthly Archives: August 2016

Natural compound from a deep-water marine sponge found to reduce pancreatic tumor size

Scientists at Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute found that a deep-water marine sponge collected off of Fort Lauderdale’s coast contains leiodermatolide, a natural product that has the ability to inhibit the growth of cancer cells as well as … Continue reading

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Music demonstrated to alleviate cancer patients’ symptoms

We’ve all heard of laughter being the best medicine, but what about music? A systematic review published by the¬†Cochrane Library¬†found that there is significant evidence that music interventions help alleviate symptoms of anxiety, pain and fatigue in cancer patients, while … Continue reading

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