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  1. John Green is Celebrating Today for the Most Heartbreaking ReasonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Seventeen

    Esther Earl, the brave girl and nerdfighter who inspired Hazel Grace in The Fault in Our Stars , died August 2010 after an almost four-year battle with thyroid cancer. Before she passed away, her friend and favorite author, John Green, asked her how she'd like to celebrate her birthday, and she came up with Esther Day - a day to celebrate love and let your friends and family know how much you love them while there's still time, as MTV points out .

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  2. John Green And The Rest Of The Internet Are Having A Lovefest For #EstherDay -- And You Should TooRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MTV

    Before Esther Earl died in August 2010 - after an almost four-year battle with thyroid cancer - her friend and favorite author John Green asked her how she would want to celebrate her birthday on Vlogbrothers , the Youtube channel he shares with his brother Hank. Esther was an active member of the Nerdfighter community online and loved to write and make Youtube videos.

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  3. Study Finds Type 2 Diabetes Drugs And Pancreatic Cancer AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | A Health Blog

    According to a study, 2 drugs made use of for treating type 2 diabetes may be associated with a significantly higher risk of the development of pancreatic cancer and pancreatitis, and 1 of the drugs may be associated with an increased thyroid cancer risk. Researchers analyzed the FDA's database for adverse events reported by individuals making use of the type 2 diabetes drugs exenatide and sitagliptin.

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  4. Longtime Nashville TV anchor, reporter diesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Former Channel 4 anchor and reporter Cynthia Williams passed away over the weekend. Williams passed away in her sleep, according to WSMV Channel 4. She left the station several years ago after being diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Williams was 57.

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  5. Motorcycle run turns into memorial run | Bob Shryock ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NJ.com

    ... 51, production manager at Abilities Solutions, died July 1 of a massive heart attack. He had been battling thyroid cancer and last February had reconstructive surgery. The poker run will go on as scheduled with prizes awarded for the best, and ...

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  6. Clinton health care statement: Which medications is Hillary taking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... an underactive thyroid. It's also used to prevent certain types of enlarged thyroid glands and to manage thyroid cancer, according to EveryDay Health. The medication works by replacing the thyroid hormone when the body does not make enough on its ...

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  7. Letter: Thank you for supporting charity event on Friday, July 17,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Penarth Times

    ... project based at Velindre Cancer Centre Cardiff and also we work hard to improve the quality of life for thyroid cancer patients, whilst also offering support to their families at a most challenging time. TCSGW is a self help support group who meet ...

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  8. China Levothyroxine Industry Analysis to 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | SBWire

    ... in the suppressive therapy for simple goiter, chronic lymphatic thyroiditis, the suppressive therapy after thyroid cancer and the hyperthyroidism inhibition test. Levothyroxine has become the best-selling drug after entering various countries. It ...

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  9. FDA Grants - Breakthrough Therapy' Designation to Lenvatinib...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | P&T Community

    The FDA has granted "breakthrough therapy" status to the multiple-receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor lenvatinib for investigational use in patients with advanced or metastatic renal-cell carcinoma who previously received vascular endothelial growth factor -targeted therapy. Lenvatinib is currently indicated for the treatment of patients with locally recurrent or metastatic, progressive, radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer .

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  10. Letter: Thank you for supporting charity eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    ON FRIDAY, July 17, the Thyroid Cancer Support Group Wales held their annual fundraising Summer Party Night at the Function Room, Seashore Cafe Bar and Grill, Swanbridge. This was the seventh time that this event has been held - as always it was a fantastic evening's entertainment.

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  11. Brooke Burke, 43, shows off her toned body in a skimpy striped...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Daily Mail

    ... previous marriage Brooke went through a terrifying ordeal more than two years ago after being diagnosed with thyroid cancer, but is now cancer-free. 'The reason I went public about it was to spread the word about preventive health,' Brooke told ...

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  12. Thursday preview: Busy day of earnings await with flood of FTSE 350 interimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Live Charts

    ... and tax in 2014." Atrazeneca's second quarter results come three days after announcing it was selling its thyroid cancer drug Caprelsa to Genzyme, a unit of rival French pharmaceutical company Sanofi, for $300m. However, the sale is expected to ...

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  13. Health Notes: UF Health facilities including UF Health Jacksonville make 'Most Wired' hospital listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... across the U.S. and Canada. In their bid to find the best combination of therapies to treat anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC), researchers on Mayo Clinic's Jacksonville campus have demonstrated that all histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors are not ...

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  14. Most Compelling Science From the International Space Station For 2014 AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... surrounding environment. Dr. Daniela Grimm of Aarhus, Denmark, in recognition of her findings while growing thyroid cancer cells in orbit to determine new courses of treatment. Plawsky and Wayner are investigating the physics of evaporation and ...

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  15. Use of cell-free microRNA as potential cancer biomarkers made...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | EurekAlert!

    ... screen 80 plasma samples from individuals with breast cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer, melanoma, and thyroid cancer, as well as healthy patients. After identifying the most abundant differentially expressed cell-free miRNAs, the group ...

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  16. FDA Grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation To Eisai Inc.'s...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | BioSpace

    ... of patients with locally recurrent or metastatic, progressive, radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC). Lenvatinib is not indicated for patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma. The FDA Breakthrough Therapy designation ...

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  17. Exelixis' Meteroric Rise From The AshesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | BioSpace

    ... easier win, getting Cometriq approved in patients where there weren't any other treatment options: medullary thyroid cancer. Help employers find you! Check out all the jobs and post your resume .

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  18. AstraZeneca Sells Cancer Drug to Genzyme for $300 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Patch.com

    ... advanced stage thyroid carcinoma." In 2011, the drug was approved for the treatment of late-stage medullary thyroid cancer in adults, a rare form of the disease that affects about 3% of the more than 600,000 people estimated to be living with ...

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  19. Chamomile tea lowers thyroid cancer risk: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | NewsTarget.com

    ... that the bio-active compounds in these tiny, sweet-smelling flowers can also help to reduce the chances of thyroid cancer. While this form of cancer can often be treated successfully with either surgery or radioactive iodine treatment (or both), it ...

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  20. AstraZeneca PLC Divests Yet Another Drug, This Time to Sanofi Genzyme for $300 MillionRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | BioSpace

    ... in the second half of 2015. CAPRELSA is indicated for the treatment of symptomatic or progressive medullary thyroid cancer in patients with unresectable locally advanced or metastatic disease. Use CAPRELSA in patients with indolent, asymptomatic or ...

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