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4 min ago | News Guardian

Five years after his death, Sir Bobby Robson Foundation hits A 7.3m milestone

Five years since the death of former England and Newcastle United manager Sir Bobby Robson it has been revealed the charity set up in his name has raised more than 7m.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

4 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

Friends brave it and jump to support mouth cancer charity

Jen Driver, Louise Holtaway, Julie Pymer and Lindsay Cutting, all from Bury St Edmunds, undertook the jump on Sunday in Oxfordshire in aid of the Mouth Cancer Foundation.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, World News, United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Montreal Gazette

Upping the fight against breast cancer

Those who work with young adults say the reality of cancer is awful at any age, but in the very young it can be heartbreaking.

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Related Topix: Health, Breast Cancer

WOWT-TV Omaha

Pregnant...With Breast Cancer

Having a baby. Being diagnosed with cancer. Two life-changing events. A doctor at Jennie Edmundson hospital found herself dealing with both - at the same time.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

CBS Local

Health: Zapping Away Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment

New help for breast cancer patients struggling with difficult side effects caused by drugs taken to prevent a recurrence.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Acupuncture, Arimidex, Anastrozole (generic), Fatigue

Globe and Mail

Teen turns page on rare cancer

Faith Brown, who now has an artificial knee, hopes to try out for her high-school swim team.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

Fox News

Even dim light at night may interfere with breast cancer drug, study says

Light at night has already been widely linked to poorer sleep quality , but now even dim light is being shown to interfere with a breast cancer drug's ability to do its job.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

Times Herald

Teen cancer survivor turns to online donations for new teeth

Alex Hunter's insurance company paid to have his dead teeth removed after his cancer treatment, but it won't pay for new teeth, his family says.

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Related Topix: Wisdom Teeth, Health, Medicine

NewsTarget.com

What they won't tell you: The sun is a full-spectrum medicine that can heal cancer

"Those that have attempted to convince the world that the Sun, the Earth's primary source of energy and life causes cancer, have done so with malicious intent to deceive the masses into retreating from the one thing that can prevent disease."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Naturopathy, Skin Cancer, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic)

Zap2it.com

'Chasing Life': April and Leo grow closer as 'Death Becomes Her'

"Chasing Life" does some things really well. One of them is showcasing the stages of grief that terminally ill people experience.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 29, 2014

News Times

Blood test for all cancers in the works

Common cancer questions, answered Does avoiding hair dyes and sweeteners mean you'll avoid a cancer diagnosis? The National Cancer Institute debunks common cancer myths.

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Related Topix: Health, Photography, Arts, Breast Cancer, bladder cancer

Fox News

Could a combination of two vaccines treat pancreatic cancer?

Regulators designated Aduro Biotech Inc.'s new combination of CRS-207 and GVAX Pancreas drugs a "breakthrough therapy," putting it on the fast track to U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pancreatic Cancer, Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law, Breast Cancer

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Surgeon general issues skin cancer warning

Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Skin Cancer, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic)

This is The West Country

Exeter Race For Life turns passion into progress to help more people survive cancer

Now Cancer Research UK is calling on Exeter's formidable army of mighty-mums, gutsy-grans, feisty friends and go-getting girls to make every step count by paying in their sponsorship money as soon as possible.

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Business Journal

Penn betting big on cancer therapy, restructures licensing deal

The University of Pennsylvania has restructured an exclusive license agreement with a publicly traded Princeton, N.J. biotech firm attempting to commercialize an experimental cancer treatment technology discovered and developed by Penn researchers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton, NJ, Cervical Cancer

Staffordshire Newsletter

Stafford paramedics charity football match for cancer appeal

ANY footballers who get injured at a charity football match at Stafford Rangers' ground this weekend can be assured of expert medical treatment - because both teams are made up of paramedics.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Doncaster Free Press

Expert weighs up new breast cancer therapy

A Sheffield cancer expert has given a cautious welcome to a new breast cancer treatment which promises to replace long radiotherapy sessions with a single, targeted shot.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Oncology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

With weeks to live, cancer patient takes a leap

After two-and-a-half years of check-ups, surgeries and cancer treatments, Brian Nagle's doctors have told him there's nothing else they can do.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Blaine, MN

SFGate

In Europe, two drugs will compete to treat rare blood cancer

In Europe, two Bay Area pharmaceutical companies will go head-to-head over new drugs that both treat a rare blood cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, in patients whose disease has returned.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Leukemia, Biotech, Startups, Gilead Sciences, CGI Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Pharmacyclics

ABC News

Michael Douglas Reveals What His Cancer Treatment Did to Him

Speaking to a group of doctors at the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies 5th World Congress in New York City on Sunday, he spoke about his grueling experience with the disease and how it affected him.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Entertainment

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