Increase in throat and anal cancers tied to human papillomavirus 'disturbing,' researchers find
Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.
Monday Jul 28
Catherine Zeta-Jones: 'I Was a Mess' After Learning of Michael Douglas's Cancer
Catherine Zeta-Jones confessed that she was distraught when she learned that her husband Michael Douglas had throat cancer, reports the New York Daily News .
Monday Jul 28
Study helps compare risks of treatments for early esophageal cancer
A new study, published in the July, 2014, issue of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute by Northwestern Medicine researchers, sheds new light on the risks associated with the growing popularity of endoscopic resection in the treatment of localized, early-stage esophageal cancer.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Partnership with Humphrey Bogart's estate benefits Esophageal Cancer Action Network
More than 300 guests gathered at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotelto walk the red carpet as the Esophageal Cancer Action Network's Cancer DancerGala 2014 "went Hollywood."
Thu Jul 24, 2014
HPV vaccination rates 'unacceptably low,' says CDC
Not enough doctors are encouraging teens and young adults to get the HPV vaccination, which guards against the human papillomavirus, one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and one that can lead to the development cervical cancer, anal cancer, penile cancer and throat cancer.
Beckers ASC Review
6 Recent GI Field Partnerships
Here are six gastroenterology field partnerships and collaborations that have been announced during the past two months.
Whistling Idiots Comedy Dinner Theatre in Bay City, which entertained thousands, is for sale
Steer, a longtime presence in the region's theatre community and who was diagnosed with throat cancer in 2013, is selling The Whistling Idiots Comedy Dinner Theatre, formerly known as the Van Buren Street Theatre, and saying farewell to the business.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Cwmbran teen's headshave for ill uncle
A 16-YEAR-OLD girl had her head shaved to send her uncle who's currently undergoing cancer treatment on holiday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Montreal Gazette
Increase in cancers tied to HPV 'disturbing': study
Rates of throat and anal cancer linked to one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in Canada are increasing in younger men and women at a disturbing rate, according to new Alberta research spanning 35 years.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Robot 'deleted' techie's cancerous tumour
TransLink is warning passengers to make other transportation arrangements after SkyTrain has been shut down on the Expo and Millennium lines, due to a technical problem.
KFAI Host Andy Driscoll Dies
Driscoll was the host of Minneapolis non-com KFAI's public affairs show "TruthToTell."
SF Classical Voice
A Mimi Glowing With Music, Not (Yet) Radioactivity
On Friday, July 18, she turned 29. On May 23, she underwent a six-hour operation to remove a cancerous growth "between my thyroid and the interior side of the sternocleidomastoid muscle."
Mail on Sunday
Man's 'food poisoning' was actually throat cancer - and now he has just two months to live
After 50-year-old lost six stone doctors performed an endoscopy, putting a camera down his throat to examine his digestive system His mother Pamela, 75, said: 'I'm angry that Joseph wasn't sent for tests sooner - especially as his father died from oseophageal cancer 10 years ago' A man told repeatedly by doctors he was suffering food poisoning has ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
JPMorgan CEO snags $37M bonus
JPMorgan Chase Co. let Jamie Dimon collect about $37 million US in stock options created during the nancial crisis, as the board stands by its leader after risk-management lapses and probes that cost billions of dollars.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
HP interim chairman steps down
Whitworth has stood in as chairman of the world's largest computer maker since reported Whitworth had undergone throat cancer treatment this year.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Celine Dion says husband Rene Angelil doing well in recovery from cancer
Rumours have been swirling about the health of Angelil, 72, who stepped aside last month from the day-to-day management of the pop megastar's career.
Father who will lose voice after cancer op uses iPad to record messages for loved ones
Father who will lose his voice after throat cancer operation records messages for his loved ones on an iPad A father with throat cancer who is about to permanently lose his voice will still be able to speak to his family - and dog, Daisy - thanks to an iPad.
The Motley Fool
3 Key Takeaways from JPMorgan Chase's Earnings
The quarter earned extra investor attention thanks to a recent health disclosure from long-term CEO Jamie Dimon and the nearly concurrent reports from competitors Goldman Sachs ( JPMorgan Chase beat analyst expectations with a reported $24.5 billion in revenue and $1.46 EPS though earnings were down 8% year-over-year.
Longtime Montclair Resident Diagnosed With Throat Cancer
Fernando Urquijo had a lump in his throat for two years. Doctors told the family that the lump was a common inflammation, and it would likely go away.
Constructing a legacy: The Aurora School in Loudoun dedicated to a oeButcha Miller
On July 11, The Aurora School dedicated its main building to James E. "Butch" Miller, who was instrumental in the renovations of Paxton Campus in Leesburg for The Arc of Loudoun, an advocacy program for people with disabilities and their families.