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  1. Coffee and asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BellaOnline

    The caffeine in coffee can get you going in the morning but also may offer health benefits including protecting against type 2 diabetes, Parkinson's disease, liver disease, liver cancer and promoting a healthy heart. Now, add caffeine's benefits for people with allergy or exercise-induced asthma.

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  2. Canada needs hepatitis C blood screening, national strategyRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    At this very moment, an estimated 250,000 Canadians carry a "hidden time bomb," the hepatitis C virus, or HCV, which attacks the liver and greatly increases the risk of cirrhosis, liver cancer, liver transplants and even death. Perhaps more alarming-and damning for Canada's public health agency-is that 60 per cent of Canadians infected with HCV remain undiagnosed for years and even decades until showing the first symptoms of liver disease.

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  3. RIDOH Urges Hepatitis C Testing For Baby BoomersRead the original story

    Thursday | Rhode Island Department of Health News

    ... to a serious, lifelong illness. Health impacts of hepatitis C can include liver damage, liver failure, and liver cancer. It results from infection with the Hepatitis C virus, which is spread primarily through contact with the blood of an infected ...

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  4. Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Announces Partnership with the Hepatitis B FoundationRead the original story

    Thursday | Digital Post Production

    ... delta leads to more severe liver disease than HBV alone and is associated with accelerated liver fibrosis, liver cancer, liver failure, and higher risk of death and liver transplants. Hepatitis delta is a disease with a significant impact on global ...

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  5. Roswell Park Findings Will Help Clinicians Select Best Therapy for...Read the original story

    Thursday | Newswise

    New research from Roswell Park Cancer Institute offers clinicians treating patients with advanced liver cancer a way of determining which patients may benefit most from the targeted therapy sorafenib. "Our study is the first to demonstrate the potent immunotherapeutic benefits of sorafenib and to suggest that this targeted treatment may extend survival among a subset of patients with liver cancer," says the paper's senior author, Yasmin Thanavala, PhD, Professor in the Department of Immunology and Member of the Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy program at Roswell Park.

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  6. 'Screen-and-treat' scheme for hepatitis B may prevent deadly complicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    ... of the research from the Department of Surgery and Cancer at Imperial: "Hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer and cirrhosis in Sub-Saharan Africa. Yet most patients do not realise they are infected until they develop severe symptoms. In ...

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  7. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bioscience Technology

    ... Like hepatitis B, hepatitis C can cause both acute and chronic infections which can lead to liver cirrhosis or liver cancer. Eighty percent of the world's liver cancer is caused by chronic hepatitis B and C, according to the CDC. There is not a ...

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  8. A day of awareness and mourningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Baytoday.ca

    ... of the liver - preventing it from functioning normally. A small percentage of those with cirrhosis will develop liver cancer. The liver carries out many important and complex functions such as aiding in digestion, maintaining levels of cholesterol, ...

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  9. SciClone To Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results On August 9, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | BioSpace

    ... future market leaders and to drive the Company's long-term growth, including DC BeadA , a novel treatment for liver cancer, now approved in , and trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol SCLN. For additional information, please ...

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  10. 'Screen-and-treat' may reduce deadly complications of Hepatitis BRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    ... researchers contacted the donor and referred them for tests and treatment. "Hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer and cirrhosis in Sub-Saharan Africa. Yet most patients do not realise they are infected until they develop severe symptoms," ...

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  11. Biocon initiates 'Ek Prayaas' nationwide awareness program on Hepatitis CRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    ... resulting in complications such as bleeding, jaundice, fluid accumulation in the abdomen, infections, and liver cancer. Hepatitis C is a silent killer disease, it does not cause any obvious symptoms, and people may have it and not even know, HCV ...

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  12. New medication shows promise against liver fibrosis in animal studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... late consequence of chronic alcoholism , viral hepatitis, obesity or diabetes and can progress to cirrhosis and liver cancer , yet currently there is no therapy approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The new compound is a chemically ...

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  13. World Hepatitis Day: All you need to know about the viruses, its symptoms and preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | DNA India

    Viral Hepatitis is a serious illness caused due to the inflammation of the liver. The illness can lead to liver cirrhosis and liver cancer.

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  14. Tributes paid to "beautiful" and "loving" Ipswich woman Tess...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | East Anglian Daily Times

    The family of a 24-year-old woman from Ipswich who has died of cancer have paid tribute to her "strength" and "bravery" as she was determined to live life to the full despite the devastating diagnosis. Tess Duffy did not know she carried a faulty gene that greatly increases the risk of getting breast cancer until she was diagnosed with the disease at the age of 20. The former Ipswich High School for Girls and Northgate Sixth Form pupil underwent eight months of treatment and was on the road to recovery, but just a year a half later she was told that she had developed liver cancer.

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  15. Eiger Biopharma Announces Partnership With The Hepatitis B FoundationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | BioSpace

    ... delta leads to more severe liver disease than HBV alone and is associated with accelerated liver fibrosis, liver cancer, liver failure, and higher risk of death and liver transplants. Hepatitis delta is a disease with a significant impact on global ...

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  16. Hepatitis C to be 'eradicated by 2026'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Star Observer

    Hepatitis C is an infectious blood borne virus that attacks the liver, causing inflammation, and may lead to cirrhosis , end-stage liver disease, liver cancer and, in some cases, death. It has six different genotypes.

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  17. Australia is on track to eliminate hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Hepatitis C is also often referred to as 'the invisible disease' because it can show no symptoms at all. The virus can result in long term health problems including liver damage, liver cancer and sometimes, even death.

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  18. Hong Kong's public hospitals urged to offer pregnant women drug to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    ... the virus. An estimated 25 per cent of hepatitis B carriers will progress to chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis or liver cancer, according to Asiahep. The main modes of infection are contact with contaminated blood and bodily fluids. The World Health ...

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  19. Discovery of new hepatitis C virus mechanismRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Biology News Net

    ... around the world are infected with the HCV virus. HCV infection may cause fatty liver, hepatic fibrosis and liver cancer. In Japan, the HCV virus is the main cause for viral liver cancer, constituting 70% of liver cancers. Although the recent ...

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  20. 52 million Indians have hepatitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Times of India

    ... A, B, C, D and E. The condition can be self-limiting or can progress to liver fibrosis (scarring), cirrhosis or liver cancer. "There is need for immediate and urgent action to arrest the spread of hepatitis. In the South-East Asia Region, viral ...

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