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18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Ryuichi Sakamoto reveals he has cancer, cancels engagements

The Oscar-winning Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto, shown in 2010 in West Hollywood, said he is canceling appearances to focus on treatment for throat cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Hip-Hop, Entertainment

Yesterday | Denver Post

Family of late veteran receives help from Home Depot volunteers

JULY 10: Volunteers, from metro area Home Depot stores, help build a new fence and desk for the Terry family in Littleton, July 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Innovative Japanese Pianist and Composer Ryuichi Sakamoto Diagnosed with Throat Cancer

A restlessly prolific musician, composer, and activist , Ryuchi Sakamoto has announced that he has been diagnosed with throat cancer, and as a result, will be forced to put all of his professional projects and performances on hold as part of his recovery.


Related Topix: Health

Rosemary Murphy dies aged 87

Rosemary Murphy, whose acting credits range from classic films to soap operas and recent movies, has passed away at her home in New York City at the age of 87 after being diagnosed with esophageal cancer.


Related Topix: Julia, Drama Movies, To Kill a Mockingbird, Eleanor and Franklin, Biography Movies, Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years, Rosemary Murphy, Health

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Acid-suppressive medications and risk of esophageal cancer in Barrett's

The most recent issue of Gut evaluates the association between acid-suppressive medications, and risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma or high-grade dysplasia in patients with Barrett's esophagus.


Related Topix: Health, Pancreatic Cancer

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sharing the news when a CEO gets sick

THE RIGHT BALANCE: JP Morgan Chase chief executive Jamie Dimon had some news for shareholders and employees: He has been diagnosed with throat cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Corporate Governance, Law, University of Delaware, Steve Jobs, Pancreatic Cancer

Detroit Free Press

Couple's dream wedding, day comes true

Newlyweds Jennifer Hutcheson, 30, and Allen Korth, 49, both of Flint cut their wedding cake on Sunday, July 6, 2014 in Fenton, Mich.


Related Topix: Wedding, Fenton, MI, Health

West Australian

When CEO has cancer, board must plan for more than succession

When Goldman Sachs' then-senior partner, Gus Levy, suffered a stroke in the middle of a client meeting in 1976 and died shortly after, the bank's management didn't know who would lead the firm.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Health

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Acid reflux symptoms

Are you familiar with acid reflux symptoms? If you regularly experience a burning sensation in your stomach, throat, or chest area after eating this could be a symptom of acid reflux disease.


Related Topix: Health

The Charlotte Observer

CEOs walk fine line when sharing sickness with investors

JPMorgan Chase chief executive Jamie Dimon had some news for shareholders and employees this week: He has been diagnosed with throat cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Corporate Governance, Law, University of Delaware, Apple, Startups, Steve Jobs

Prince George Citizen

Cancer survivor recognized for giving back

Barb Tremblay, a longtime resident of Prince George, recently received the National Medal of Courage from the Canadian Cancer Society during a ceremony in Vancouver.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

BBC News

Fighting for healthcare with social media

Nigeria is renowned for online scams - but not so well known is how widely social media is used by friends and family to fundraise in genuine cases of medical need.


Related Topix: Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Nigeria, World News, Health, Twitter, Kidney Cancer

The Island Packet

Woman with cancer getting wedding wish granted

Jennifer Hutcheson, 30, and her husband-to-be, Allen Korth, 49, will say their "I do's" at a home in nearby Fenton on Sunday.


Related Topix: Wedding, Health, Michigan

Thu Jul 03, 2014

On Wall Street

4 Lessons From JPMorgan's Handling of Dimon Health Matter

Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group.


Related Topix: Estate Planning, Personal Finance, Retirement, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Apple, Startups, Steve Jobs

Joe Longthorne finds his singing voice HOURS after throat cancer operation

The singer serenaded manager and partner James Moran with Danny Boy from his bed at Preston Royal Hospital after having a cancerous tumour removed Joe Longthorne proved he has still got his singing voice - hours after a throat operation he feared might take it away .


Related Topix: Health, Medicine

Silicon Alley Insider

These Two Execs Could Run JPMorgan While Jamie Dimon Is Treated For Cancer

In light of J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon's unfortunate health complications, two top executives are prepared to take over should Dimon be unable to fulfill his duties, the WSJ reported .


Related Topix: Banking, JP Morgan Chase , Health

Hispanic Business

US stocks ended one of their flattest sessions in years,... [Derived headline]

US stocks ended one of their flattest sessions in years, but the miniscule gains on the Dow and S&P 500 allowed the indexes to end at record highs.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Health

Dimon's cancer has 90 percent cure rate with demanding therapy

The type of cancer Jamie Dimon has is curable in up to 90 percent of cases with a treatment regimen that poses challenges for his demanding work schedule as chairman and chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Oncology, DanaFarber Cancer Institute, Oral Cancer

'It's kind of surreal:' Flint woman with cancer gets...

On Sunday, 30-year-old Jennifer Hutcheson will get her makeup done, put a wedding dress on her frail body and adjust the brown, curly wig she picked out for her wedding day.


Related Topix: Wedding, Flint, MI, Health

Who Could Take the Reins From Jamie Dimon?

Dimon will cut down on his travelling as a result of the diagnosis, however he plans to remain in his position at JPMorgan.


Related Topix: Health