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  1. CARDIO3 Biosciences Announces New Business Development Strategy to Broaden Its Product PipelineRead the original story

    22 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... cardiovascular diseases. In cellular therapies, this could cover applications in immune modulation, regeneration or oncology. In cardiovascular diseases this could lead to multiple treatment modalities, such as devices or biologics. Cardio3 ...

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  2. Fighting Mortality and Morbidity of Chronic Health Disorders during Open Access WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | PRWeb

    ... Diabetes & Metabolism Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome Epidemiology: Open Access Forensic Research Integrative Oncology Leukemia Medical Diagnostic Methods Metabolic Syndrome Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders Sports Medicine & Doping Studies ...

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  3. Prostate patients 'get second-rate NHS care' says reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Prostate cancer patients are receiving 'second rate' care on the NHS compared to women with breast cancer, a report warns. They are far less likely to be offered the latest drugs, be looked after by a specialist nurse, or given basic pain relief.

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  4. Cancer Doctors Target Obesity in Battle Against CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    Top cancer doctors are calling for the recognition of obesity as a risk factor for some forms of cancer. According to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, obesity is considered a risk factor for breast, prostate and colon cancers, among others.

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  5. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    Top cancer doctors are calling for the recognition of obesity as a risk factor for some forms of cancer. According to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, obesity is considered a risk factor for breast, prostate and colon cancers, among others.

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  6. DGAP-News: ERYTECH reports positive top-line Phase III results from...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... validation of ERYTECH's technology forming strong basis for further leveraging the product and platform in other oncology indications Lyon (France), September 30, 2014 - ERYTECH (Euronext Paris: FR0011471135 - ERYP), the French biopharmaceutical ...

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  7. Dr. James E. Murphy and Murphy Plastic Surgery Takes a Stand Against...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR.com

    In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to commemorate breast cancer survivors and their courageous battles, Dr. James Murphy is offering survivors a chance to start afresh with PicoSure by Cynosure. "For cancer patients who receive radiation treatment, a small blue or black tattoo is applied on their skin to accurately aim the radiation on the affected area," explains Dr. James E. Murphy.

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  8. Bride found cancer lump the day before her weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Evening Times

    "A doctor - he said he was an oncologist, but I didn't know what that meant - had told me I had Hodgkins Lymphoma and I remember asking him: What is that? Is it a disease? Her chest pains, persistent cough and fatigue were all dismissed as pre-wedding nerves, but when she discovered a lump under her arm the day before she was due to get married, she began to realise something might be seriously wrong. Sabah said: "I didn't want to spoil the day, so I didn't say anything and we went off on our honeymoon to Dubai and Mauritius as planned.

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  9. New Market Report: PharmaNet Development Group Inc. - Pharmaceuticals ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... over therapies such as, Cardiovascular, Dermatology, Infectious diseases/Vaccines, Nephrology, Neuroscience, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Pain, Pain, and Women's Health. The strategy of the company that it follows is to maintain a flexible management ...

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  10. Report Published: "NewBridge Pharmaceuticals FZ-LLC - Pharmaceuticals ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company concentrates on pharmaceuticals and biologics. It conducts research, develops and commercializes therapeutics in the fields of oncology and supportive care, metabolic disorders and gastro intestinal conditions.

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  11. Thrombosis as a complication of central venous access in pediatric...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    Reliable central venous access is essential for hematology-oncology patients since frequent puncture of peripheral veins--e.g., for chemotherapy, antibiotic administration, repeated blood sampling, and monitoring--can cause unacceptable pain and psychological trauma, as well as severe side effects in cases of extravasation of chemotherapy drugs. However, CVC lines still carry major risk factors, including thrombosis, infection , and catheter dislocation, leakage, or breakage.

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  12. Medicare law aimed a reducing chemotherapy cost turned out to have little impactRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Legislation passed in 2003 to slow the spiraling costs of drugs paid for by the federal government to treat Medicare patients has had no meaningful impact on cancer chemotherapy drug costs, say a team of researchers in the Journal of Clinical Oncology published online. "We looked at use of outpatient chemotherapy to treat colorectal and lung cancers , and did not find a substantial change in how oncologists prescribe those drugs following the implementation of the recent Medicare law in 2005," says the study's senior author, Arnold L. Potosky, PhD, a professor in the department of oncology at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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  13. Family celebrates son's health by helping othersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register

    ... fundraiser, complete with bake sale, garage sale, children's games and a chili sale, will benefit the Children's Oncology Group and Children's Cancer Connection and be held at the Bondurant Legion Hall, 315 2nd St NW, Bondurant, from noon to 4 p.m. ...

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  14. Cancer centers limited under Covered CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... seen nationwide as well, said Dr. Richard L. Schilsky, chief medical officer for the American Society of Clinical Oncology . A survey conducted by The Associated Press earlier this year found that of the 19 centers that are part of the National ...

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  15. Providers Seek the Trifecta of Integration Between Oncology, Radiology and EMR SolutionsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Elekta is surging while Varian is on the decline when it comes to how each oncology solution performs. A new KLAS study--"Oncology 2014: Integration Is Key"--found that integration is top of mind for providers wanting to better leverage oncology solutions.

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  16. Fast-tracking treatment plans for breast cancer patientsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    When a woman is told she has breast cancer, it is not just a physical diagnosis. The emotional impact can be overwhelming, filled with uncertainty while waiting for treatment.

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  17. Vacaville breast cancer survivor emphasizes early careRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Reporter

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and for at least one Vacaville breast cancer survivor that means a chance to encourage every woman to get a mammogram. When she finally did get insurance, she went in for all the routine tests that she hadn't had in years, including a mammogram and pap smear.

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  18. Chiltern eyes Asian expansion with acquisition of Pacific Clinical ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Drug Researcher

    ... a buying spree as this is the second CRO acquisition in the last three months, with company previously purchasing oncology specialist Ockham back in July. That acquisition occurred as the company saw its ownership consolidate, with private equity ...

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  19. Young mother recalls fight against breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Young mother recalls fight against breast cancer Cara Hickerson, a breast cancer survivor, said her perspective on life has changed. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Born with the same gene mutation made famous by Angelina Jolie, Hickerson said breast cancer was present on both sides of her family, affecting her mother, paternal grandmother and paternal aunt.

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  20. New technology advancing breast cancer research, but patients are getting youngerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "Breast cancer should be a disease of older women," said Darla Porter, nurse practitioner with Dr. Ibrahim Shalaby, a medical oncologist at the Joe Arrington Cancer Center. "We are, personally, yes," Porter said in response to questions about seeing younger breast cancer patients.

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