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21 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Cost of Affordable Care Act can slow growth, startup says

U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.,met with employees of Novocure, which produces a medical device which treats brain cancer, on Wednesday afternoon in Portsmouth to hear how the company has been affected by the Medical Device Tax.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Health, Portsmouth, NH, Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law

Tuesday | The Press-Enterprise

RIVERSIDE: Students raise money to help ill classmate

Geri Bowes and Bob Bowes, right, great-grandparents of Cynthia Aguirre, meet Cynthia's friends, Brianna Schindewolf, left, and Kimberly De La Torre, on Friday, April 18, at Liberty Elementary School in Riverside.

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Related Topix: Health, Leukemia

Tuesday | Science Blog

Scientists find link between glioblastoma, Alzheimer's

A team led by Houston Methodist Research Institute scientists has found that Alzheimer's disease and cancer share a pathway in gene transcription, a process essential for cell reproduction and growth.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Texas, Medicine, Genetics

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WCTI

Marine family battles toddler's brain cancer, and father's tumor

Parents Devon and Valerie are 24 years old and have a 2-year-old son, David. The past couple of months, the family has come across news that is going to impact them for the rest of their lives.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine

Newswise

Cancer Stem Cells Linked to Drug Resistance

Most drugs used to treat lung, breast and pancreatic cancers also promote drug-resistance and ultimately spur tumor growth.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, UC San Diego, California, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Cell Biology, Biology, Science

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Battling for Bailey: Family, community support Benton City 4-year-old with brain cancer

The little girl with curly brown hair, glasses and a floral dress walked with the help of her mother to several tables as her fellow preschoolers swarmed around her.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Texas

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Local10.com

UM graduate loses battle to brain cancer

After a long fight a University of Miami graduate has lost his battle with brain cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, University of Miami

People

Nebraska Boy Flies Like Iron Man, Thanks to Make-A-Wish

Max Vertin suffers from Duchenne muscular dystrophy but that didn't stop him from deploying his superpowers on Tuesday, reports KUSA .

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Related Topix: Health, Wedding

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KCWY13

Ben Tough Magnets are Selling for Brain Cancer Patient

The Natrona County High School's soccer program and student council are raising money for Ben Doyle who's a cancer patient.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KVUE.com

Patient suspects 'cancer cluster' in North Texas city

Instead, the 22-year-old Flower Mound resident spends a lot of time living day-to-day while chatting online in cancer support groups.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Flower Mound, TX

WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Valerie Harper Says She's 'Absolutely Cancer-Free'

Valerie Harper has gained ground in her battle with brain cancer. "I'm absolutely cancer-free!" she told Closer magazine .

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Related Topix: Valerie Harper, Health, Oncology, Medicine

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Valerie Harper says she's no longer dying of cancer

Actress Valerie Harper attends Hallmark Channel & Hallmark Movie Channel's 2014 Winter TCA Party at The Huntington Library and Gardens on January 11, 2014 in San Marino, California.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Rhoda, Entertainment, Television, Valerie Harper, San Marino, CA, Health

USA Today

Valerie Harper says she's no longer dying of cancer

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Related Topix: Comedy, Rhoda, Entertainment, Television, Valerie Harper, Health

KLEW-TV Lewiston

Make-A-Wish Foundation grants Chase Yaggi wish for trip to Disney World

A Moscow boy battling brain cancer has a dream of visiting Disney World, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation will make that dream come true this summer.

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Related Topix: MakeAWish Foundation, Charitable Organizations, Health, Moscow, ID, University of Idaho

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Valerie Harper says she's no longer dying of cancer

Actress Valerie Harper attends Hallmark Channel & Hallmark Movie Channel's 2014 Winter TCA Party at The Huntington Library and Gardens on January 11, 2014 in San Marino, California.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Rhoda, Entertainment, Television, Valerie Harper, San Marino, CA, Health

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Valerie Harper says she's no longer dying of cancerValerie Harper...

Here's another reminder that doctors aren't always right and even "terminal" cancer isn't always a death sentence: Beloved TV actress Valerie Harper, who last year announced she had only months to live, now SAN MARINO, CA - JANUARY 11: Actress Valerie Harper attends Hallmark Channel & Hallmark Movie Channel's 2014 Winter TCA Party at The Huntington ... (more)

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Related Topix: Valerie Harper, San Marino, CA, Health, Entertainment

WWWZ-FM North Charleston

Valerie Harper Says She's 'Absolutely Cancer-Free'

Valerie Harper has gained ground in her battle with brain cancer. "I'm absolutely cancer-free!" she told Closer magazine .

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Related Topix: Valerie Harper, Health, Oncology, Medicine

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Kaleidoscope

Phase One Trial at UAB Combats Cancer with HSV

The idea of intentionally injecting a virus into a human to improve health seems counter-intuitive-just like the notion of vaccinations.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

Freshnews

NW Bio Closes on First $15 Million of Financing for Substantial...

Northwest Biotherapeutics , a biotechnology company developing DCVax personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, today announced the closing of the first $15 million funding by a single institutional investor of the registered direct placement of up to $32 million which was announced by the Company last week.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Prostate Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, University of Pennsylvania

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Local woman works hard to help others on Murfreesboro News and Radio

We walk past so many people on a daily basis and often fail to find out who they are or what they are passionate about.

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Related Topix: Murfreesboro, TN, Health

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