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  1. What we talk about when we talk about cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Post

    ... Or kept her away from enough radiation? What had I done to fail her in this way? Let me note that Calista's thyroid cancer was one of the few that, as far as the doctors were concerned, was as close to curable as any cancer ever gets. It's hard to ...

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  2. A lifeline for former soldiersRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Leighton Buzzard Online

    ... But back in November - when he was starting to set up something similar in Leighton - he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. The treatment has left him with little energy and he's had to give up his instructor post with the Leighton Buzzard Army ...

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  3. Alien cells passed from baby to mother during pregnancy can trigger cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... others, depending on where they hide in her body, could raise her risk of a host of illnesses. Breast cancer, thyroid cancer, arthritis and early menopause could all be triggered or exacerbated by these 'alien' cells, experts say. Incredibly, they ...

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  4. Exelixis Earns "Outperform" Rating from William BlairRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and commercialization of COMETRIQ ( NASDAQ:EXEL ) for the treatment of progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in the United States. The Company's other programs include metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC), a phase III trial ...

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  5. Exelixis Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and commercialization of COMETRIQ ( NASDAQ:EXEL ) for the treatment of progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in the United States. The Company's other programs include metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC), a phase III trial ...

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  6. Why Switzerland Approval Of Exelixis And Roche Drug Combination For Melanoma Is A Big DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... and the second following the firm's drug Cometriq (cabozantinib) for progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer. Genentech filed its New Drug Application (NDA) for cobimetinib with the FDA in December 2014 and the Prescription Drug User Fee ...

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  7. Why being a mother could be making you illRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail on Sunday

    Why being a mother could be making you ill: Cells from an unborn child can travel into the body and trigger cancer, arthritis and depression DECADES later Is now thought foetal cells could be used in the future to diagnose existing conditions and predict any health conditions mothers may encounter Cells from unborn babies travel into the mother's body and could put her at risk of arthritis and thyroid cancer for decades after the child is born, new evidence suggests. The new findings come as a result of a comprehensive review of the various effects travelling foetal cells have on the mother's health.

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  8. Nuclear Shutdown News August 2015Read the original story

    Thursday | Indybay.org

    ... vessels, etc., which they export all over the world. Over 109 children in Fukushima Prefecture suffer from thyroid cancer, and the number of incidents in that population is 1.2 million. In America, there is going to be another meltdown soon. I ...

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  9. Daffodil Day out in bloom for cancer awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Illawarra Mercury

    ... organisation's information centre at Wollongong Hospital. Mrs Wall is still fighting a battle against thyroid cancer, yet finds time between treatments to take part in a range of fundraising events throughout the year. On Daffodil Day today the ...

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  10. This could be the worst Amazon story yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NEWS.com.au

    ... because "difficulties" in her "personal life" had interfered with fulfilling her work goals. A woman who had thyroid cancer also received a low performance rating after returning from treatment, according to Times . An employee who miscarried twins ...

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  11. Longtime Elm Grove servant passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Elm Grove

    Just over a year after stepping down from his longtime post at the head of the Elm Grove Public Library Board, Mike Flanigan has passed away. Flanigan, who was a resident of the village for nearly three decades passed last Saturday night at the age of 79 at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee after a battle with thyroid cancer that lasted approximately two months.

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  12. Selective repression of RET proto-oncogene in medullary thyroid...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BioMed Central

    ... signaling pathways [ 11 ], [ 12 ]. In accordance with the pivotal role of RET in regulating the growth of thyroid cancer cells in tumor development, there are clinically available drugs for MTC therapy such as cabozantinib and vandetanib that ...

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  13. Christian Hirsch, 17, of Jaffrey scales a steep rocky slope on Mount Washington.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    Joshua Hirsch knows about challenge. He is a thyroid cancer survivor. Three years ago, he suffered a spine injury that required emergency surgery to correct and meant giving up cycling.

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  14. HealthWhy is thyroid cancer on the rise? Between 1992 and 2012, the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | RedOrbit

    While it is one of the less lethal cancers , the fact that it's becoming so prevalent so fast is generally seen as concerning. So what gives? Why is thyroid cancer on the rise? At this point, we have one pretty good guess.

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  15. Summer 2015 Pittsburgh Penguins Top 25 under 25 Rankings: #2 and #1Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Pensburgh

    ... for the start of the regular season. But he couldn't make it out of Octobe r without being diagnosed with thyroid cancer and another surgery to address that. Once that was dealt with and a clean bill of health given, Maatta contracted the mumps in ...

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  16. FDA Grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation to Exelixis'...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Freshnews

    ... under the brand name COMETRIQ in the United States for the treatment of progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC), and in the European Union for the treatment of adult patients with progressive, unresectable locally advanced or ...

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  17. Revitalized Exelixis Grabs Breakthrough Tag for CabozantinibRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | BioSpace

    ... under the brand name COMETRIQA in the United States for the treatment of progressive, metastatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC), and in the European Union for the treatment of adult patients with progressive, unresectable locally advanced or ...

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  18. This week in the war on workers: Amazon's culture of overwork is a terrible ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Daily Kos

    A much-discussed New York Times story this week revealed that Amazon doesn't just treat its warehouse workers terribly. Its professional staff also face a horrifying workplace culture : A woman who had thyroid cancer was given a low performance rating after she returned from treatment.

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  19. They won! Upper Darby dad receives cancer fighting drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Examiner.com

    ... a better quality of life. The drug, Cometriq , which had been made by the FDA in 2012 as a treatment for thyroid cancer, had only recently been considered to shrink tumors in other types of cancer including the cancer Greg was fighting, kidney. The ...

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  20. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center researchers publish landmark 'basket study'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Medical News Today

    ... during therapy. Anecdotal responses were seen in anaplastic pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma, anaplastic thyroid cancer, cholangiocarcinoma, salivary duct cancer, ovarian cancer, clear cell sarcoma , and colorectal cancer (cetuximab combination only). ...

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