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2 hrs ago | Nova News Now

Benefit planned for Coldbrook teacher battling breast cancer

Coldbrook student Olivia McCready with some of the bracelets she has been selling as part of the fundraiser for teacher Jill Conrad-Tracey.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

7 hrs ago | Redditch Advertiser

Oesophageal cancer team wins acclaim

Surgeon Martin Wadley, oesophageal cancer patient Brian Harris from Worcester, Robin Walker MP, patient Stephen Lee from Bromsgrove, specialist nurse Sharon Brown and Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust chief executive Penny Venables A TEAM treating people with upper gastrointestinal cancer across Worcestershire, Herefordshire and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, World News, Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Contemplating fertility after cancer

The diagnosis of cancer is a life-changing event. Unfortunately, the chemotherapy and radiation treatments that help assure the best possible outcome often impair a womans ability to become pregnant in the future, after she is cancer-free.

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Related Topix: Health

Cleveland.com

Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at 43 after battling cancer

Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Country, Fair Oaks, CA, Redding, CA, Sarcoma, Music, Entertainment

Daily Camera

CU system resets health care with $63M personalized medicine division

Lung-cancer patient Ellen Smith, accompanied by Dr. Dara Aisner, reacts upon seeing a dissected portion of her tumor at the Colorado Molecular Correlates Laboratory at the Anschutz Medical Campus earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lung Cancer, Genetics, Nursing, Aurora, CO

Newswise

Cancer Stem Cells Linked to Drug Resistance

Most drugs used to treat lung, breast and pancreatic cancers also promote drug-resistance and ultimately spur tumor growth.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, UC San Diego, California, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Cell Biology, Biology, Science, Brain Cancer

NEWS.com.au

Fertility hope for cancer patients

DISCOVERING they have cancer is a big enough blow for young people - but only half are getting access to services to preserve their fertility.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Startups, Facebook, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Infertility, Oncology

Medical News Today

New nanoparticle created for cancer therapy

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, University of Texas at Arlington, Physics, Science, Prostate Cancer

Sat Apr 19, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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

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