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  1. Utah woman says clinical trial cured her hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Control and Prevention . Most people who have the disease don't know they have it until they become sick with liver cancer or liver failure. The CDC website also reports that approximately 2.7 million people in the United States have chronic HCV ...

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  2. Riders hit the road for cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... by playing with crocodile Legos and popping bubbles. When Cian was 2, he was diagnosed with a rare form of liver cancer and began chemotherapy at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, which the Pan-Mass bike ride supports through the Jimmy Fund. "He's been ...

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  3. Save Your Liver, Life with Hepatitis ShotRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... used to inject drugs. Chronic hepatitis C is a serious disease than can result in long-term health problems,liver cancer or even death. The best way to prevent hepatitis C is by avoiding behaviors that can spread the disease, especially injecting ...

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  4. Health-promotion officials say not treating diagnosed cancers presents a big riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... immediately, said Wu, citing the results of a 2012 survey on cancer that were released in May. In the case of liver cancer, failing to get treatment in the first three months after diagnosis results in a one-year mortality rate of 34 percent. The ...

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  5. Utah woman says clinical trial cured her hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Control and Prevention . Most people who have the disease don't know they have it until they become sick with liver cancer or liver failure. The CDC website also reports that approximately 2.7 million people in the United States have chronic HCV ...

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  6. Tough mudder in memory of close friendRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Wetherby News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Harrogate man is preparing to conquer a punishing 12 mile cross country obstacle race in memory of his best friend.

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  7. High prevalence of and potential mechanisms for chronic kidney...Read the original story

    Friday | Kidney International

    ... online. As expected, most of the patients were lean women, with a median age of 50 years, with a prevalence of liver cancer significantly higher (3 ). Ten years later, in 2013, these 415 patients were contacted by mail to provide responses to a ...

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  8. Right Said Fred Fronts New Psa Campaign for L4LRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Mi2n

    ... L4L recognises the importance of preventing liver disease and the early detection of a liver condition and liver cancer in the UK. Our absolute priority is supporting liver patients in the UK. Find out more about them via the\ www.liver4life.org.uk/ ...

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  9. India to have online registry of hepatitis patientsRead the original story

    Friday | Nerve News

    ... initial stage. However, as the symptoms are not felt so the person gets to know about it only when virus causes liver cancer, said S.K. Acharya, head of gastroenterology at AIIMS. Acharya said through the registry the hot spots of hepatitis across ...

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  10. IAS 2015: Interferon-free Hepatitis Treatment Highly Effective for HIV/HCV Coinfected PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... (HCV). Over years or decades chronic hepatitis C can progress to serious liver disease including cirrhosis and liver cancer. HIV/HCV coinfected people have faster disease progression than those with HCV alone, and liver disease is a leading cause of ...

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  11. Methodist Dallas takes on 3 liver transplants in a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... for a liver transplant. Doctors there perform about 60 a year. People in need of livers range from having liver cancer to liver failure. She said the average wait for a liver is six months at Methodist, but longer outside the hospital. So there's no ...

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  12. Indian Air Force flies organs, saves 2 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: The Indian Air Force recently put one of its special aircrafts, an Embraer, for a unique operation - transporting a kidney and a liver from Pune to Delhi. It was used to save the life of two critically-ill patients, a 56-year-old ex-serviceman with liver cancer and another jawan suffering from kidney failure.

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  13. Non-surgical treatment options for liver cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In some cases, where there are a limited number of tumors within the liver , interventional radiologist may be able to perform tumor ablation techniques such as thermal ablation and irreversible electroporation . Tumor ablation refers to a minimally invasive procedure in which a needle or electrode is advanced from the skin into cancerous tumor using CT guidance.

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  14. Eradicate hepatitisRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Hill

    ... individuals have hepatitis B or C, likely an underestimate. Both hepatitis B and C are the leading causes of liver cancer, and 65-75 percent of infected individuals do not know that they have either virus. The difficulty with identifying the disease ...

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  15. What Cancer Patients Should Know: Latest Immunotherapy News From ASCORead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Newswise

    Learn the latest news in cancer immunotherapy for melanoma, lung cancer, leukemia, liver cancer, and other cancer types. For more information on immunotherapy, visit www.TheAnswerToCancer.or On June 1, 2015, at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago, Jill O'Donnell-Tormey, Ph.D., Cancer Research Institute's CEO and director of scientific affairs, discussed the latest immunotherapy breakthroughs and what they mean for patients.

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  16. Researchers illuminate key role of NOX proteins in liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News Today

    ... aiding in food digestion and other critical body activities. Liver fibrosis can lead to the development of liver cancer . Often, the only treatment for end-stage liver fibrosis is an organ transplant. In their study, the researchers explored the ...

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  17. Dalhousie researchers receive infrastructure funding from CFIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Dalhousie News

    ... with some form of liver disease. When liver disease remains undiagnosed or untreated, the consequences may be liver cancer, liver failure or even death. There is therefore an urgent need for improved non-invasive diagnosis and monitoring of liver ...

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  18. Researchers demonstrate direct connection between NOX proteins and liver fibrosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Medical News

    ... aiding in food digestion and other critical body activities. Liver fibrosis can lead to the development of liver cancer. Often, the only treatment for end-stage liver fibrosis is an organ transplant. In their study, the researchers explored the ...

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  19. Ita s time for action on Hepatitis C in New ZealandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Scoop

    ... three times as many people are predicted to present with life-threatening complications of liver failure and liver cancer caused by Hepatitis C over the next two decades. [2] This increase would continue to reduce people's quality and length of ...

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  20. Gilead hepatitis C drugs build road to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Business Journal

    ... in Japan is huge. The nation accounts for nearly a third of the world's hepatitis C patients, and the rate of liver cancer - an outcome of unchecked chronic hepatitis C infection - is the highest among industrialized nations. At the same time, ...

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