Tag Archives: Cancer

Medical News Today: Could the common cold ‘revolutionize’ bladder cancer treatment?

Current treatment for some forms of cancer does not work as well as researchers had initially hoped. But a new virus-based treatment has shown promising results. New research suggests that the common cold virus can help scientists devise the next treatment for a widespread form of bladder cancer. Using viruses to treat cancer has long… Read More »

Al Levin Interviews Justin Birckbichler | Testicular Cancer Survivor, Men’s Health Activist & Founder of a Ballsy Sense of Tumor

—In this episode, Al interviews Good Men Project contributor Justin Birckbichler, testicular cancer survivor, men’s health activist, educational technology coach, and founder of A Ballsy Sense of Tumor (recorded 7-11-18). At age 25, Justin was informed that he had testicular cancer and would need to have a testicle removed. After ten weeks of chemotherapy, Justin… Read More »

Mother-of-two, 29, dies of cervical cancer after doctors ‘took 10 MONTHS to diagnose her’

Mother-of-two, 29, dies of cervical cancer after doctors ‘took 10 MONTHS to diagnose her despite being told about her constant bleeding’ Josephine Suffolk, from Dover, died on May 18 less than a year after diagnosis  She said in December: ‘I feel like I have been so let down by my doctors’ The NHS lists abnormal bleeding… Read More »