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  1. Hastings mum flies to Turkey for life-saving cancer treatmentRead the original story

    2 min ago | Hastings Today

    A young mother with 'incurable' cancer has flown more than 1,800 miles to Turkey to undergo life-saving treatment. Her friends, Emma-lee Thomas and George Vidler, have set up an online fundraising page to raise money for the treatment, as 100,000 is needed.

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  2. Breast Cancer Cure: Future Treatment May Destroy...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Medical Daily

    While chemotherapy remains one of the most widely used cancer treatments, it also harms and kills healthy cells in the process. However, a new study from Tel Aviv University in Israel shows that cancer treatment does not always have to be toxic for the body.

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  3. Tesaro Nets Surprise Early ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    ovarian cancer drug, niraparib, will begin competing for prescriptions earlier than expected. Niraparib, which will be sold under the brand name Zejula, notched FDA approval on Monday, more than three months ahead of its June 30 decision date. The ...

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  4. Imran bats for treatment of cancer-stricken girl childRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Nerve News

    Mumbai, March 29 - Actor Imran Khan, who has a daughter, feels sad to see people who don't want to spend on the treatment of their daughter suffering from cancer, and he wants to change such people's mind. I am a father of a young daughter.

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  5. Global Lentinan Market- Ajinomoto, ElicTechnologyyl, Golden Horizon...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... the mushroom lentinus edodes (shiTechnologyake mushroom). Technology has been studied in Japan as a treatment for cancer. The Report titled "Global Lentinan Market " gives important perceptions into global Lentinan industry along with new flanged ...

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  6. Ultra-marathon tribute to Padiham musician Martin SimmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... Mr Simm, who was also from Padiham, died in October aged 40, having been diagnosed with a rare form of mouth and neck cancer three years earlier. The Hyndburn Council worker was best known as the lead vocalist of indie band Pretend Girlfriend, which ...

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  7. EXCLUSIVE: Maggie Fights With Meredith Over Her Dying Mother in Dramatic 'Grey's Anatomy' Sneak PeekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ETonline

    On Thursday's episode of Grey's Anatomy, titled "Be Still, My Soul," the health of Maggie's mom, Diane , continues to deteriorate -- and the trusted doctors at Grey-Sloan Memorial Hospital are at odds over what to do. In ET's exclusive sneak peek from the episode, which marks Ellen Pompeo 's directorial debut, Meredith and Maggie butt heads over how to proceed with Diane's breast cancer treatments, which aren't producing the results they were hoping for.

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  8. Connecticut Sports Foundation Cycles Against CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    The foundation was founded in 1987 by John Ellis, a former New York Yankees catcher. The organization has awarded more than $4.5 million in support and $1.8 million for cancer research.

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  9. Maine veterinarians say new pain meds law puts animals, humans at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    When one of Gary Stuer's four-legged patients gets injured, has surgery or is living with cancer, the Bethel veterinarian prescribes pain medicine. "For years, we've had non-steroidal drugs, and we call that pain medication, but it's like you or I taking ibuprofen," he said.

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  10. Leamington man to take on London Marathon in memory of sister-in-lawRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Kenilworth Weekly News

    ... On April 2, the day before the Warwick half marathon, Lucy died and her family later found out that she had lung cancer. Wayne said: "We were devastated by this terrible news and the whole family was in shock. Claire and the rest of the family ...

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  11. How Is Lung Cancer Treated?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer death and accounted for more than one-quarter of all cancer deaths in 2016. While a diagnosis of lung cancer is still very serious, early detection and improved treatment options are helping some lung cancer patients live longer.

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  12. Karyopharm to Present at the 16th Annual Needham Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... development of novel first-in-class drugs directed against nuclear transport and related targets for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases. Karyopharm's SINE™ compounds function by binding with and inhibiting the nuclear export ...

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  13. How to choose a sunscreen according to your skin type? Here's how to...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | India.com

    ... signs of aging and sunburns. Overexposure to the ultra violent radiations is also the main cause of skin cancer. The ultimate solution to protect your skin is to use a high SPF sunscreen lotion or spray. Here are some tips to choose the ideal ...

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  14. Stone family raises more than 40k for baby boy's cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    A STONE family whose baby boy was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer has raised more than A 46,000 in five months to support treatment. Riley Dean Clay started chemotherapy at just nine months old after being diagnosed with an extrarenal rhabdoid tumour, a form of highly aggressive cancer.

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  15. Everything You Need to Know About Getting a Gel ManicureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    ... common culprits. Although the jury is still out on whether or not UV light radiation from gel manicures can cause cancer, it's best to stay away as much as you can. While some experts say that gel manicure UV lights raise the risk of cancer, ...

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  16. Mechanism for hMTH1's broad substrate specificity revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... drawn attention as a popular target for new anticancer therapies because it is non-essential for normal cells, but cancer cells require it to avoid incorporating oxidized nucleotides into DNA, which would result in cancer cell death. Now, hMTH1 ...

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  17. Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Evidence Street Issues Positive...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced that Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Evidence Streeta has issued a positive assessment of DecisionDxA -UM, the Company's gene expression profile test to determine prognosis in patients diagnosed with uveal melanoma . Evidence Street provides objective information to healthcare and managed care professionals based on clinical and scientific evidence and evaluates whether a technology could improve net health outcomes.

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  18. Vermillion Announces Publication Of Ovarian Cancer Symptoms Index StudyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Earlier detection and proper care pathways increase the chance of survival and patient outcomes , which has been the primary mission of Vermillion/ ASPiRA Labs since OVA1 was first launched in 2010. In a seminal study published in 2009, Dr. and colleagues defined a set of symptoms that were useful in identifying women with ovarian cancer, and developed a symptom index relating these symptoms to the likelihood and severity of the disease and suggested that symptoms may facilitate earlier detection.

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  19. City of Hope Researchers Present New Findings At 2017 AACR Annual MeetingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BioSpace

    City of Hope, a world-renowned independent research and cancer and diabetes treatment center, will highlight a variety of basic research and population studies at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., April 1 to 5. The studies, presented by City of Hope physicians and researchers, could influence future approaches to drug-resistant cancers, treating aggressive brain cancers, recruiting diverse populations for research, and targeted therapies, among other advances.

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  20. Athenex Announces The U.S. FDA Allowance Of The Investigational New...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | BioSpace

    This represents Athenex's seventh investigational new drug allowance by the US FDA and is the fourth oncology clinical drug candidate in Athenex's oral absorption platform. Topotecan is an FDA approved anti-cancer drug marketed in branded and generic forms.

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