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2 hrs ago | KITV-TV

Inspirational woman fights breast cancer

Now-a-days some doctors say women can skip a year and get the screening every other year... BUT a Pearl City woman says no matter HOW often you get a mammogram -- all woman need to do monthly SELF breast exams... As KITV-4's Ann Sterling explains that monthly exam probably saved her life.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pearl City, HI

2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Cancer Research UK survey reveals lack of understandng of 'overdiagnosis' risk in breast screening

A third of women who are given information about the chance of 'overdiagnosis' through the NHS breast screening programme may not fully understand the risks involved, according to research published in the British Journal of Cancer .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

2 hrs ago | South Coast Register

Surgeon praises local cancer treatment

SHOALHAVEN breast cancer patients receive some of the best treatment in the country, according to local surgeon Professor Martin Jones.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Australia, World News, Oncology

6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Raising awareness of covert killer pulmonary fibrosis

Despite claiming an estimated 40,000 lives annually - roughly the same number as breast cancer or prostate cancer - pulmonary fibrosis remains one of the least-known covert killers in the country.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Food and Drug Administration

Mon Sep 01, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Cancer Survivor Runs Breast Cancer Awareness Race in 46th State

More than 300 runners lined up for the 5th annual Running to Cure Breast Cancer race in North Platte this Labor Day.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, North Platte, NE

San Bernardino County Sun

Concert raises funds to help Marsha Olguin of Marya s Mercy Center

SAN BERNARDINO >> Over more than 15 years, Marsha Olguin has served hundreds of thousands of meals to the needy and helped out in countless other ways through Mary's Table , but she's not so used to the outpouring of support she's gotten since being diagnosed with breast cancer.


Related Topix: San Bernardino, CA, Medicine, Health

Kevin, M.D.

Cancer screening in the elderly: Don't be stupid

The electronic medical record that my office uses features a clinical protocol button that we are encouraged to click during patient visits to remind us about potentially indicated preventive services, such as obesity and tobacco counseling and cancer screenings.


Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Medicine, Health, Cervical Cancer


September Survivor of the Month: Angel McCaskill

Angel McCaskill discovered a lump in her breast in July of 2007. She had no idea what she was feeling, she just knew it was large.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, York County, SC

Hispanic Business

Hologic 3D Mammography systems make mammograms easy

El Pasoan Alissa Clark had her first mammogram when she was 35 years old, five years sooner than what most doctors recommend.


Related Topix: Health

WTVR Richmond

Light gold for Cole, and illuminate the need to beat childhood cancer

My son Cole died two and a half years ago from neuroblastoma, a common childhood cancer, after suffering through multiple surgeries, chemotherapy injections and painful radiation therapy.


Related Topix: Pediatric Cancer, Health, Medicine, Greenville, SC

'Liquid' cancer test breakthrough

A WEB series so "bonza" that it will have you "chucking a sickie" to watch Indian call centre trainees learning to speak Aussie.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Health

New Market Research Report: Power3 Medical Products, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

It specializes in the commercialization of proteomics IP for the diagnosis and treatment of disease through its research methodologies.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Leukemia, Parkinson's Disease

Sun Aug 31, 2014


2014 MSABC In SL Kick Off Info & Details

You are invited to the 2014 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Across Second Life kick off event on Sunday, September 7, 2014, to start the official fundraising season for breast cancer research and awareness in Second Life.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Manawatu Standard

Cancer message conveyed

Redshaw of Timeless Caravans built the caravan in five weeks. He said it was a relatively simply task as it was built from a mould.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Hispanic Business

Rona Fairhead: chairmanship of BBC Trust part of venerable ascent to the top

Her advice? Keep in touch with previous bosses. With a formidable CV like hers, spanning more than a decade at the FT owner Pearson and a seat at the government's chairmanship.


Related Topix: Pearson, Publishing, Media, PaulSon Gaming, Gaming, Health, Medicine

Lower Allen man's battle against esophageal cancer underscores importance of not ignoring symptoms

Sisters Irie Graeser, 5, left, and Marley Graeser, 2, love spending time with their grandpa, Ron Keefer.


Related Topix: Esophageal Cancer, Health, Lower Allen, PA, Pancreatic Cancer, Oncology, Medicine, Colorectal Health, Colon Cancer

The Daily Record

Breast cancer patient urges medical watchdog to back new treatment...

FIONA Watt had been given just two years to live. She only wished to see her daughters grow up a little more.


Related Topix: Health, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Naugatuck Daily News

Treasured Time grants wish

A Naugatuck woman will be going on a long-awaited vacation thanks to the help of an area nonprofit organization.


Related Topix: Naugatuck, CT, Medicine, Health

Drugs giants in spin cycle

BRAVE FIGHT: Daniel Webby pictured with his son Wu Webby, 6, led a campaign to get the Government to fund a drug to treat a rare blood disease.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Prostate Cancer, Marketing

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

The Angelina effect - How Hollywood star's double mastectomy caused ...

The Angelina effect - How Hollywood star's double mastectomy caused big rise in referrals to family history breast clinic at the N&N When Angelina Jolie told the world she had undergone a double mastectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer, many women started looking at the prevalence of the disease in their own families.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Norwich University, Psychology, Science, Ovarian Cancer, Genetics