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25 min ago | St. Augustine Record

Ponte Vedra High principal Craig Speziale dies after lengthy cancer fight

Principal Craig Speziale of Ponte Vedra High School is the St. Johns County school district's principal of the year and nominee for the state's 2013 Principal Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership.

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Related Topix: Ponte-Vedra, FL, Medicine, Health, Education Etc., St Johns County, FL, Miami Dade County, FL

3 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Kelly to undergo cancer treatments in WNY

Jim Kelly will undergo the rest of his cancer treatments in Western New York, according to his brother and vice-president of Jim Kelly, Inc. Kelly's brother Dan told Buffalo media at the airport that the 54-year-old Buffalo Bills legend will be treated at Erie County Medical Center for his fight against sinus cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Buffalo, NY

7 hrs ago | BellaOnline

Acupuncture and Breast Cancer

Using complementary treatments such as acupuncture during breast cancer treatment can help strengthen the body and offer relief from some common side effects such as fatigue, nausea, and pain.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Acupuncture, Health, Breast Cancer

11 hrs ago | The China Post

PandG celebrates 20 years of battling cancer, saving lives

Procter & Gamble yesterday celebrated 20 years of its 6 Minutes Protect A Life campaign that aims to promote women's cancer awareness.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Procter and Gamble, Household Products, Cervical Cancer, Breast Cancer

15 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Free workshop April 28 on managing cancer treatments and side effects

Cancer Support Community-Delaware will host a free workshop from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, April 28, for people living with cancer and their loved ones.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Delaware

19 hrs ago | KABC LA

Breast cancer treatment uses extreme heat

More than 232,000 women were diagnosed with breast cancer last year. When treatments fail and the cancer comes back, patients are often left with few options.

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Related Topix: Health, Breast Cancer

23 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Family vow to find dad a cancer cure

A FAMILY have embarked on a race against the clock to raise funds towards alternative cancer treatment after rock drummer Gerry Hunt was told the NHS had exhausted all available therapies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lymphoma, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WGAL-TV Lancaster

'Wig Room' finds perfect fit for cancer patients

CONCERN FOR MANY CANCER PATIENTS UNDERGOING CHEMOTHERAPY. NEWS 8'S JERE GISH FOUND A SIMPLE PROGRAM HERE IN THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY THAT HELPS CANCER PATIENTS WITH HAIR LOSS....AND GIVES THEM HOPE.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Colorectal Health, Colon Cancer

Offaly Independent

Kind Killeigh child Lauryn cuts hair for cancer sufferers

Seven-and-a-half year old Lauryn O'Reilly from Killeigh had long, wavy, dark blonder hair she loved, but that changed this morning when she cut it off to help young cancer sufferers throughout Ireland and the UK.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

NBC Bay Area

Kids Dig Into Piggy Banks To Help Classmate With Cancer

Each March students at East Palo Alto's Cesar Chavez and Green Oaks Academy chose a cause to "give back."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, East Palo Alto, CA

The New Zealand Herald

Young Australian forward dies after cancer fight

Emerging Australian forward Dylan Tombides, who broke into the West Ham first-team squad while receiving cancer treatment, has died.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Malvern Gazette

Adventurer stops off in Worcester in 1,000 mile trip to Spain

Caminar..........Rob Steele stops off at the Worcester News, on his marathon walk to Spain,with Konrad Nofer from Bewdley Rotary Club, who was walking part of the Worcestershire leg of the walk.

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Related Topix: Europe, Spain, World News, Medicine

Eastern Daily Press

Michelle's rallying call after beating rare cancer

This year, organisers from Cancer Research UK are hoping 7,300 women and girls will stride out to help raise more than 470,000 in Norfolk.

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Related Topix: Health, Breast Cancer, Norfolk County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KCWY13

Ben Tough Magnets are Selling for Brain Cancer Patient

The Natrona County High School's soccer program and student council are raising money for Ben Doyle who's a cancer patient.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Brain Cancer

The Indianapolis Star

Community Cancer Center South opens

Community Cancer Center South, 1440 E. County Line Rd., Indianapolis, is shown on Thursday, April 17, 2014, two days after the $24 million 65,000 square-foot center opened to patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Indianapolis, IN, Community Health Network, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Oncology, Camby, IN

Mirror.co.uk

'I promised I'd run again' - cancer patient's vow ...

Doctor Fiona Thistlethwhaite's worst fears were realised when the results of a biopsy came back and she was diagnosed with cancer in her left breast And being a cancer doctor herself, she knew in her heart of hearts the news wasn't going to be good.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Oncology

Nunatsiaq News

National organization documents cancer in Inuit communities

A cross-section of a human lung: The white area in the upper lobe is cancer. The black areas are discoloration due to smoking.

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Related Topix: Health, North America, Canada, World News, Smoking, Lung Cancer

The News-Review

Healthy Wednesday: Roseburg woman struggles with rare liver cancer, big medical bills

She did not know it, but she had a rare form of cancer growing in her liver. It was not until a 22-year-old niece visited that Miller realized she needed to see a doctor.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Roseburg, OR, Liver Cancer

KVUE.com

Patient suspects 'cancer cluster' in North Texas city

Instead, the 22-year-old Flower Mound resident spends a lot of time living day-to-day while chatting online in cancer support groups.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Flower Mound, TX, Brain Cancer

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Science Daily

Cancer drugs block dementia-linked brain inflammation, study finds

A class of drugs developed to treat immune-related conditions and cancer -- including one currently in clinical trials for glioblastoma and other tumors -- eliminates neural inflammation associated with dementia-linked diseases and brain injuries, according to researchers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

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