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1 hr ago | MyHighPlains.com
Many of us are familiar with the appearance side effects of cancer treatment, especially the loss of hair.
5 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The award, part of the NCI Community Oncology Research Program, will help Kaiser Permanente focus on "enrolling patients in the NCI National Clinical Trials Network, testing cutting-edge therapies, and comparing existing cancer treatments on a patient-by-patient basis," said The new funding will also allow Kaiser Permanente to expand its focus on ... (more)
9 hrs ago | World Magazine
The ribbon-wearing, race-running war to prevent cancer is working little-by-little for almost every major kind of cancer except skin cancer.
14 hrs ago | Business Journal
N orthside Hospital has been selected to participate in a nationwide study on personalized lung cancer drugs based on the DNA of a patient's tumor.
Providence Health & Services is partnering with Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong - described by Forbes as the "world's richest doctor" - to create the first clinical genomic network for cancer.
HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP - When producers at Good Morning America asked news anchor Amy Robach to undergo her first mammogram in October on live television, her first reaction was, "'Are you kidding me? You want me to do what? There is no way,'" she said.
The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer in support of the Alberta Cancer Foundation is a grueling 220-kilometre, two-day bike ride through the Foothills and this year Airdrie Chrysler Dodge Jeep Business Manager Chris Tonkin is taking part for a second year in a row on Aug. 9 and 10. 'Last year we had one of our employee's family members fighting ... (more)
GROUNDBREAKING research into how the human body's immune system responds to cancer is under way at Ballarat's Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute and it is already receiving international acclaim.
Five years since the death of former England and Newcastle United manager Sir Bobby Robson it has been revealed the charity set up in his name has raised more than 7m.
Those who work with young adults say the reality of cancer is awful at any age, but in the very young it can be heartbreaking.
Having a baby. Being diagnosed with cancer. Two life-changing events. A doctor at Jennie Edmundson hospital found herself dealing with both - at the same time.
New help for breast cancer patients struggling with difficult side effects caused by drugs taken to prevent a recurrence.
Faith Brown, who now has an artificial knee, hopes to try out for her high-school swim team.
Light at night has already been widely linked to poorer sleep quality , but now even dim light is being shown to interfere with a breast cancer drug's ability to do its job.
Alex Hunter's insurance company paid to have his dead teeth removed after his cancer treatment, but it won't pay for new teeth, his family says.
"Those that have attempted to convince the world that the Sun, the Earth's primary source of energy and life causes cancer, have done so with malicious intent to deceive the masses into retreating from the one thing that can prevent disease."
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:31 pm
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