Cancer screening – what you should know

submitted by: mdanderson
Download from iTunes: The standard screenings for cancer are for breast, cervical, prostate and colon. For those in a high-risk category, lung, ovarian and liver cancer screenings may be recommended. Therese Bevers, M.D., medical director of Cancer Prevention at MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses MD Anderson’s cancer screening recommendations and explains the conflicting cancer screening reports.

Diet and exercise advice to reduce your cancer risk

submitted by: mdanderson
Download from iTunes: . Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., professor in Behavioral Science and director of Energy Balance, works with patients at MD Anderson Cancer Center to change behaviors based on nutrition and physical activity. Basen-Engquist’s goal is to find the best psychological and social interventions to alter unhealthy behaviors that increase cancer risk. Listen to Basen-Engquist describe her research and...

Developing a Chemistry Laboratory Manual

submitted by: UP Los Baños
Documentation of the special seminar given by Prof. Josefina L. Solivas of UPLB's Institute of Chemistry during the College Chemistry Teachers Camp, August 22 to 24, 2012 at UPLB, Los Baños, Laguna. The College Chemistry Teacher's Camp is a workshop conducted by the Institute of Chemistry, through the funding of the Commission on Higher Education, for selected chemistry teachers from six universities in the Philippines. [Important Note: Talk was delivered in alternative English and...

Heart Failure II ESC Guidelines Update

submitted by: OxfordJournals

Karl Swedberg in conversation with Frank Ruschitzka: Heart Failure II ESC Guidelines Update

Dr Shaji K Kumar of Mayo Clinic discusses Dec 2009 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article on updated mSMART Consensus Guidelines

submitted by: mcgheekkm
Dr. Shaji K Kumar, Associate Professor of Hematology and Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses updated Mayo Stratification of Myeloma and Risk-Adapted Therapy (mSMART) Consensus Guidelines (direct link available at or visit journal at ). The identification of well-defined and reproducible prognostic factors and introduction of new therapies with unique modes of action and impact on disease outcome have for the first time...

Ten Simple Rules for Good Presentations

submitted by: Phil


Authors: Philip e Bourne