Cancer Newswire (Page 8)

Cancer Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cancer. (Page 8)

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  1. Cancer Stocks: 2 to Buy, 1 to AvoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Motley Fool

    According to IMS Health , the global cancer market is on track to grow at a stellar CAGR of 13.7% over the next three years due to the advent of several game-changing therapies. While that's an impressive growth rate for a drug market already valued in excess of $100 billion, it doesn't mean that all, or even most, cancer stocks are screaming buys.

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  2. In Case You Missed It, 5 New Lung Cancer Drugs Have Been Approved Since OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Motley Fool

    Cancer is an utterly terrifying six-letter word since it's a disease that's still largely a mystery to researchers, and in many cases, there are no definitive cures. Chances are better than not that you, or someone close to you, has battled cancer, with men and women having a respective 42% and 38% chance of developing cancer during their lifetimes.

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  3. Drug targeting BRAF mutation slows thyroid cancer, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In the era of precision medicine, targeting the mutations driving cancer growth, rather than the tumor site itself, continues to be a successful approach for some patients. In the latest example, researchers from Penn Medicine and other institutions found that treating metastatic thyroid cancer patients harboring a BRAF mutation with the targeted therapy vemurafenib-originally approved for melanoma patients with the mutation-showed promising anti-tumor activity in a third of patients.

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  4. Breast cancer survivor bares all for fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Nelson Mail

    The 45-year-old Nelson woman who was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer and had a mastectomy in March now has no such qualms. "I felt less self-conscious because I had been through so much trauma," she said.

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  5. Turmeric compound may treat colon cancerRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Nerve News

    New York, July 23 - A compound found in turmeric, a spice widely used in curries, could play a very important role in preventing and treating colon cancer, which frequently is caused by lifestyle factors, such as diet, say researchers including one of Indian-origin. The researchers found that combination of two plant compounds that have medicinal properties - curcumin and silymarin - holds promise in treating colon cancer.

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  6. Big-hearted football club join effort to save cancer-stricken Scots tot TillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Daily Record

    hearted junior football club are joining fundraising efforts to get a five-year-old life-saving cancer treatment in America. Whitletts Victoria will donate all gate money from their pre-season match against Port Glasgow next Saturday to the family of ...

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  7. Can Vitamin B-17 Really Kill Cancer?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Lifehack.org

    Even if you are a health-conscious person who is aware of the importance of a healthy diet and taking vitamins and supplements, chances are, you probably have not heard of vitamin B-17. However, in spite of an FDA ban on this vitamin, there are many in the medical community who believe in the health benefits of this nutrient, especially in regards to a potential cure for cancer.

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  8. In vivo toxicity and antitumor activity of essential oils extract from agarwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | BioMed Central

    ... oil extract from agarwood might be a safe material, and this essential oil is suggested as a potential anti-colon cancer candidate. There is some truth to the old adage that the therapeutic use of natural products and their derivatives is as old as ...

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  9. This herbal combo packs powerful punch against colon cancerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C, Jul 23 : A team of researchers may have found a herbal way to fight off colon cancer. The Saint Louis University scientists showed that a combination of two plant compounds that have medicinal properties - curcumin and silymarin - holds promise in treating the disease.

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  10. Cancer survivor Sam has the top job at Perth Racecourse on Carnival RacedayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Daily Record

    This young man's got an important job to do at Perth Racecourse when the crowds gather for a day of carnival fun in August. Samuel Lough will be guest of honour on CLIC Sargent Carnival Raceday On August 20 Picture by staff photographer Richard Wilkins A young cancer survivor from Perth is looking forward to next month's Carnival Raceday when he will be an ambassador for CLIC Sargent.

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  11. Seattle Met names 65 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Top DoctorsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | PressReleasePoint

    The August 2016 issue of Seattle Met magazine features 65 Seattle Cancer Care Alliance oncologists and specialists as Top Doctors. Physicians from SCCA's three partner organizations- Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center , Seattle Children's , and UW Medicine -appear prominently throughout the list.

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  12. Drivers Willing To Give A Lift To Cancer Patients NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    The American Cancer Society needs drivers to help get patients on the road to recovery. They are asking for volunteers to give people with cancer a lift to and from treatment.

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  13. Sunscreen Is A Summer Essential - But Which One Is Best For Your Body?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    ... are better suited for different sunscreens. By now, most people know that the UV rays in sunlight can lead to skin cancer, premature aging, and the wrinkling of the skin. "I don't use sunscreen as regularly as I should because it feels greasy and ...

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  14. Huntsville scientist on a mission to find better childhood cancer treatmentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | WAAY

    Le Su, Ph.D., has only been in Huntsville for four months, but he is already securing funds for what could be live-saving cancer research. Su, a junior fellow at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville's Cummings Research Park, was awarded a $99 thousand grant through the St. Baldrick's Foundation -- a charity which focuses on funding childhood cancer research.

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  15. SATURDAY: Langley twins invite thousands of 'friends' to Gone CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Two twin brothers from Langley hope to generate $300,000 Saturday, when they host their annual cancer-related music fundraiser in Cloverdale. Jamie and Chris Ruscheinsksi hope to be surrounded by 4,000 to 6,000 of their closest friends for the fourth consecutive Gone Country: Here for the Cure is happening July 23 at the Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre.

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  16. Celsion Corp. (CLSN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Maxim GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Corporation (Celsion) is an oncology drug development company. The Company is focused on developing a portfolio of cancer treatments, including directed chemotherapies, immunotherapies and ribonucleic acid (RNA)- or deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)-based ...

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  17. Puma Files, And The Battle BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of Puma's interim five-year data cut, revealed for the first time yesterday , is this: of an initial 2,840 breast cancer patients 1,651 have been censored, and the benefit in the remainder amounts to 136 neratinib patients progressing versus 172 on ...

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  18. Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors Benefits to Avoid over-Activation of the Healthy Cells or Immune SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | SBWire

    ... take advantage of these checkpoints to escape detection and fight against immune system. To struggle against such cancer cells, the focus of the scientists and drug developers is gradually diverting towards immunotherapeutics, which makes use of the ...

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  19. Combination of two plant compounds holds promise in treating colon cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Medical News

    The combination of two plant compounds that have medicinal properties - curcumin and silymarin - holds promise in treating colon cancer, according Saint Louis University research published in the June 23 issue of the Journal of Cancer. Curcumin is the active ingredient in the spice turmeric, which is present in spicy curry dishes, and silymarin is a component of milk thistle, which has been used to treat liver disease.

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  20. Hospital trust exposed over bosses' lavish expenses gets OK to miss waiting time targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... trusts across the country clear their debts. Instead of being fined if patients are made to wait too long in A&E, for cancer treatment or routine ops, they will get more cash to boost performance. Katherine Murphy, chief executive of the Patients ...

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