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ESMO: Merck’s Keytruda doubles 5-year survival rate for lung cancer patients

Immuno-oncology competition has mounted this year in previously untreated, metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. But Merck’s Keytruda, the first PD-1/PD-L1 on the market in the setting, has new long-term survival results that the drugmaker hopes will help bolster its position. Keytruda doubled the five-year survival rate for patients whose tumors expressed levels of biomarker PD-L1… Read More »

Are Heinz Baked Beans Healthy?

Heinz Baked Beanz have been a staple food in British store cupboards since Henry J Heinz created them over 150 years ago. But are Heinz Baked Beanz healthy—and do they provide the necessary nutrients that contribute to a balanced daily diet? If you’re curious to discover if Heinz baked beans are good for you, we’ve… Read More »

Rising death toll mars Vic improvement

Coronavirus-linked deaths in Victoria and NSW have marred a continuing improvement in the number of cases being recorded in Melbourne, while the federal government announced further funding for vaccine research. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews reported five new deaths linked to aged care facilities on Sunday, while NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said a man in his… Read More »

How to live longer: This diet trick could boost your life expectancy

Food fuels your body, so it makes sense that what you feed yourself will impact your overall general health. Yet, here’s one diet tip you may not have considered. If your meals contain mostly fruits, vegetables, nuts and pulses, the likelihood is that your body will be benefiting from the minerals and nutrients you’re consuming.… Read More »