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1 hr ago | CBS Local

Lakeville Firefighters Show Support For Girl With Cancer

The firefighters shaved their heads to show solidarity for one of their own. The daughter of one of the firefighters was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.

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Related Topix: Health

6 hrs ago | The Rye Daily Voice

Port Chester Woman Raises More Than $30K For Cancer Research

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. For the last eight years Port Chester's Lael Porcelli has run marathons, sprint triathlons and sold lemonade to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and honor her niece, Katie Smercak, who was successfully treated for leukemia at the age of five.

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Related Topix: Port Chester, NY, Chester, NY, Health, Leukemia, Tarrytown, NY

10 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Flat Iron Device Changes Natural Hair Color With Ion Beam Technologies: Is This The End Of Hair Dye?

A newly discovered particle may make changing hair color as easy as straightening it without chemicals, via ion beam technologies.

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Related Topix: University of New Mexico, Health

11 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

My Great North Run: Readers share their reasons for running

These are the moving stories of just a few of the the runners in the 2014 Great North Run , and we want to hear yours Why I'm running: My brother Adam Ball, 19, has Cystic Fibrosis and has to stick to a strict regime of medication and physiotherapy just to stay well.

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Related Topix: Health

15 hrs ago | Medical News

FDA approves use of Imbruvica to treat patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved use of Imbruvica to treat patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who carry a deletion in chromosome 17 , which is associated with poor responses to standard treatment for CLL.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Leukemia, Health, Oncology, Medicine, Hematology

17 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Bury firefighters bike across the country

THREE firefighters from Bury were part of a team who blazed a trail across the country on their bikes to raise money for two worthy causes.

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Related Topix: Health

18 hrs ago | Medical News

Ema CHMP adopts positive opinion for Janssen's Imbruvica to treat CLL and MCL

Janssen-Cilag International NV announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency adopted a positive opinion recommending the granting of a marketing authorisation for IMBRUVICA in the European Union.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Health, Opinion

19 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

Sheffield medics' team effort

Consultant haematologists Josh Wright, Nick Morley and Eddie Hampton, from the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, will be joined by two cancer patients, Harry Baines and Shane Bytheway, on the RideLondon to Surrey amateur race.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

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FDA Expands Use of Imbruvica for Form of Leukemia

Approved use for Imbruvica has been expanded to include people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who have a deletion in chromosome 17, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Monday in a news release.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law, Leukemia, Health

The Advocate

Patients with non-Hodgkina s lymphoma sought for drug study

Men and women with indolent, or low-grade, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma are needed for a clinical trial that evaluates medication of adults previously treated for the cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease

Mental Help Net

Type of Lymphoma Treatment Impacts Degree of Harm to Sperm

Lymphoma treatment has damaging effects on spermatogenesis but, in most patients, sperm production recovers within two years post-treatment, according to a study published online July 17 in Fertility and Sterility .

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Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease

BioSpace

MorphoSys AG Provides Update On The Company's Proprietary Drug Portfolio

MARTINSRIED / MUNICH, Germany, July 28, 2014 -- MorphoSys AG today provided an update on its proprietary portfolio including the clinical programs MOR208, MOR103 and MOR202.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Biotech, Celgene, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Arthritis

Freshnews

Epizyme, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Financial Results and Provide...

Epizyme, Inc. , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company creating innovative personalized therapeutics for patients with genetically defined cancers, announced today that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. ET to report second quarter 2014 financial results and provide a corporate ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health

Chester Evening Leader

Brave Blacon teenager vows to beat cancer

A BRAVE teenager diagnosed with cancer has vowed to fight back saying "I'm done with crying; bring it on!" Tiffany Williams, of Stratford Road, Blacon, was told by doctors on June 17 that she has Hodgkin Lymphoma, a blood cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Kidney Cancer

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Globe and Mail

Physician and cancer survivor shares what cancer patients really want to hear

Dr. Nikhil Joshi says the creative process of writing the book The End of Suffering saved him.

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Related Topix: Health, Hodgkin's Disease, Oncology, Medicine, Canada

The Times-Tribune

Many local patients still turn elsewhere for care

Often they left their Dunmore home at about 4:30 a.m., with Kelcey in the back seat and enough clothes for the weeklong hotel stay.

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Related Topix: Dunmore, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Oncology, Medicine, Health, Lackawanna County, PA

The Daily Record

Teen turned to music when boyfriend told her he had leukemia.. now it ...

Lilian MacDonald topped the itunes chart with a song she wrote and sang to raise funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma Research after her boyfriend contracted leukemia.

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Related Topix: Leukemia, Health, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Seeking Alpha

CHMP's positive on Imbruvica for blood cancer

The EMA's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use adopt a positive opinion supporting approval of Imbruvica as a treatment for adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma or adult patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who have received at least one prior therapy or as a first-line treatment in patients with the 17p ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, Leukemia

Fox Point

BloodCenter of Wisconsin to partner with Northshore Hockey Tournament

Every year, more than 35,000 children and adults in the United States are diagnosed with life-threatening diseases, such as leukemia or lymphoma.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin, Mequon, WI, Leukemia, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Forsyth County News

Crystal Cove holding cancer walk Sunday

A north Forsyth community is coming together Sunday to honor a young man who recently lost his battle with cancer.

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Related Topix: Hodgkin's Disease, Health

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