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Hormonal therapies for advanced prostate cancer linked to a higher risk of falls and fractures – Harvard Health Blog

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Falls rank among the top causes of death and injuries among the elderly, and the risk increases significantly in older people being treated for cancer. Now, investigators are reporting that a newer class of drugs for advanced prostate cancer is associated with a significant increase in fall risk. Called androgen receptor inhibitors, or ARIs, these ….  Read More

Do pro-inflammatory diets harm our health? And can anti-inflammatory diets help? – Harvard Health Blog

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Our emerging understanding of the role of inflammation in major chronic diseases has brought much attention to the effect of diet on the inflammatory process. Understanding the link may help us identify specific dietary patterns and foods than can diminish chronic inflammation and improve health. Inflammation: Helpful, harmful, or both? There are two types of ….  Read More