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  1. Insys Therapeutics (INSY) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Breeze

    According to Zacks, "Insys Therapeutics, Inc. is a commercial-stage specialty pharmaceutical company. It is engaged in the development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products that target the unmet needs of cancer patients, with an initial focus on cancer-supportive care.


  2. Study suggests care could be difference between rural, urban cancer survival ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UPI

    Differences in survival rates between rural and urban cancer patients may be due to the kind of care they receive, a review of cancer clinical trials contends. Research has shown that cancer patients in rural areas have lower survival rates than those in urban areas.


  3. What Went Wrong With IBM's WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    What if artificial intelligence can't cure cancer after all? That's the message of a big Wall Street Journal post-mortem on Watson, the IBM project that was supposed to turn IBM's computing prowess into a scalable program that could deliver state-of-the-art personalized cancer treatment protocols to millions of patients around the world. Watson in general , and its oncology application in particular, has been receiving a lot of skeptical coverage of late; STAT published a major investigation last year, reporting that Watson was nowhere near being able to live up to IBM's promises.


  4. Beigene (BGNE) Downgraded by BidaskClubRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... company, develops and commercializes molecularly-targeted and immuno-oncology drugs for the treatment of cancer. Its commercial products include ABRAXANE, a solvent-free chemotherapy product for the treatment of breast, non-small cell lung, ...


  5. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (VAR) Holdings Trimmed by Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... an Medical Systems, Inc designs, manufactures, sells, and services medical devices and software products for treating cancer and other medical conditions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Oncology Systems and


  6. Not all boomers are selfishRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... ee states and was a Big Brother for about 10 children who had no father. When I had time, I also volunteered, driving cancer patients to their appointments and for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation, so I don't feel I'm selfish.


  7. Head-To-Head Review: NovocureRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... Tandem Diabetes Care. NovoCure Limited is a commercial-stage oncology company. The Company is engaged in developing a cancer treatment centered on a therapy called TTFields, the use of electric fields tuned to specific frequencies to disrupt solid ...


  8. Out & AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Review

    ... The East Liverpool High School Classes of 1949 and 1950 meet for lunch Aug. 21 at Adrian's. SALEM - Women undergoing cancer treatment can learn techniques for looking and feeling their best during an upcoming session of the American Cancer Society's ...


  9. Head to Head Review: VeracyteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Veracyte and Cancer Genetics are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk and valuation. Cancer Genetics has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Veracyte.


  10. Laurence Fishburne to host an upcoming 'Information Matrix'...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Fantastic actor Laurence Fishburne will host a new segment of the program 'Information Matrix' on breast cancer awareness. Everyone has a mother, daughter, sister or a wife.


  11. Benefit Set For Capt. RobertsonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... he fell on the ice before playing a gig and fractured his pelvis in two places. While in hospital, they found kidney cancer, so surgery and chemotherapy followed and treatment in Buffalo. With poor vision, he is legally blind and also has a bladder ...


  12. Insider Selling: Corium International Inc (CORI) Director Sells 35,608 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... System (TDS), a treatment for hypertension; Fentanyl TDS, a treatment for the management of chronic pain, including cancer-related pain; and Crest Whitestrips for teeth whitening. Receive News & Ratings for Corium International Daily - Enter your ...


  13. Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Fortress Biotech (FBIO) Share PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... and commercializes pharmaceutical and biotechnology products. The company develops CNDO-109, a lysate that treats cancer-related and other conditions; tramadol HCl for managing postoperative pain; CAEL-101 for the treatment of amyloid light chain ...


  14. Classic cars, hot rods and anything that moves drive into show and shine eventRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    ... Louise is personal for Duncan and her family. Her sister-in-law Anne Snoxell was diagnosed with incurable breast cancer last year and died in January. Duncan chose to support the charity due to its relatively low profile compared with other cancer ...


  15. Teen with medical condition inspires girl to donate a foot of hairRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Plenty of students get back-to-school haircuts, but Libby Robertson, a high school junior in Virginia, didn't get her hair cut as a fashion statement. She donated a foot of her hair to help children who have lost their hair due to cancer treatments and other medical issues.


  16. Classes And Events At The YMCA This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times-Union

    ... part of the Y's outreach to the community this fall, they'll be offering a seminar on anxiety, parenting classes, a cancer support group and English as a Second Language. The Y will be partnering with Crosswinds Counseling to offer a seminar on ...


  17. Northeastern grad Marcus Josey finishes treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    ... still a student at Northeastern High School, Marcus Josey, 20, completed what has been more than a 3-year journey of cancer treatment Thursday. He posted on social media Thursday evening he finished his final round of treatment for leukemia. He rang ...


  18. Chinese herbal medicine, huang-qi, can treat breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Researchers from the Fujian University of Traditional Medicine in China have found that the traditional Chinese medicine called Huang-qi can be a promising agent in breast cancer treatment. In their study, which was published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine , the team looked at the biological effects of Huang-qi on breast cancer cells and the mechanisms behind it.


  19. Clinical Trials Balance Out Urban, Rural Cancer Survival RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | HON

    Differences in survival rates between rural and urban cancer patients may be due to the kind of care they receive, a review of cancer clinical trials contends. Research has shown that cancer patients in rural areas have lower survival rates than those in urban areas.


  20. New Breast Cancer Treatments Helping Women Live Longer, Better LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    New Breast Cancer Treatments Helping Women Live Longer, Better Lives Recent studies show more women in the U.S. are living with metastatic breast cancer, or breast cancer that has spread, and many are living longer thanks in part to new treatments being tested to try to beat the disease. CBS 2's Meg Oliver reports.