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Yesterday | Alabama Live

Life Stories: Teaching wasn't work for Butch Umbarger, who considered his profession 'a...

MOBILE, Alabama - When he knew he'd "lost" his math students - they had grown bored, their minds had wandered - Butch Umbarger knew how to bring them back.

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Related Topix: Lucedale, MS, Health, Colorectal Health, Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home, University of South Alabama

Sat Apr 19, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

What causes narrow stools? Should I be concerned?

Narrow stools that occur infrequently probably are harmless. However in some cases, narrow stools - especially if pencil thin - may be a sign of narrowing or obstruction of the colon due to colon cancer.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Medicine

CiteULike

A mitochondria-mediated apoptotic pathway induced by deoxynivalenol in human colon cancer cells.

Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA , Vol.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Pharmacology, Medicine, Food Poisoning

WTOC-TV Savannah

American Red Cross holds blood drive in honor of Lori Gordon

The American Red Cross held the 2nd Annual Lori Dunham Gordon Memorial Blood Drive at the Savannah Mall on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WGAL-TV Lancaster

'Wig Room' finds perfect fit for cancer patients

CONCERN FOR MANY CANCER PATIENTS UNDERGOING CHEMOTHERAPY. NEWS 8'S JERE GISH FOUND A SIMPLE PROGRAM HERE IN THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY THAT HELPS CANCER PATIENTS WITH HAIR LOSS....AND GIVES THEM HOPE.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Colorectal Health

The Orlando Sentinel

Amanda Evans leaving News 13 to care for husband

This is the hardest and easiest decision at the same time," she told me Friday. "Balancing doctor's appointments, chemo and working full time just wasn't working.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Entertainment

South Wales Argus

Dad's cancer battle inspires Abertillery woman

Lisa Bytheway with her father Mark Price and Tomos Morgan-Price who has organised a charity event at Llanhilleth Miners Institute called The Undercover Appeal raising awareness of Colon Cancer.

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Related Topix: Blaenau Gwent County, Wales, United Kingdom, World News, Colorectal Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Getting Checked for Colon Cancer Can Save Lives

Cancer is the second leading cause of American deaths every year, only behind heart disease.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Medicine

Fox News

1 in 20 misdiagnosed?

At least 1 in 20 adults is misdiagnosed in outpatient clinics in the U.S. every year, a new study published in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety indicates.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Baylor College of Medicine

Science Blog

Radiation therapy for cervical cancer increases risk for colorectal cancer

Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston are the first to recommend that young women treated with radiation for cervical cancer should begin colorectal cancer screening earlier than traditionally recommended.

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Related Topix: Cervical Cancer, Health, Colorectal Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Oncology

BroadcastNewsroom

GI for Life, Leading Provider Colon Health and Probiotic Supplements, ...

GI for Life, an innovative nutriceutical company focused on digestive health products is proud to announce the introduction of their first nationally televised program, called Gastrointestinal Inflammation, developed to educate viewers on the effects of diet and colon cancer and other common digestive conditions.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Celiac Disease, Vitamin D, Supplement

Hispanic Business

Shareholders approve all agenda items at Cosmo shareholders meeting

Cosmo is a specialty pharmaceutical company that aims to become a global leader in the field of optimized therapies for selected Gastrointestinal and topically treated Skin Disorders.

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Related Topix: Ulcerative Colitis, Health, Crohn's Disease, Colorectal Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Bloomberg

A slide of a human colon cancer tumor in Foster City, California.

The world's largest organization of cancer doctors plans to rate the cost effectiveness of expensive oncology drugs, and will urge physicians to use the ratings to discuss the costs with their patients.

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Related Topix: Foster City, CA, Colorectal Health, Health, Oncology, Prostate Cancer

Marietta Times

Life-saving test for cancer

Colorectal cancer has a 90 percent chance for a cure if it's found early, yet many are hesitant to get the cancer screenings that could be life saving.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Medicine, Health, Genetics, Ohio State University, Amanda, OH, McConnelsville, OH

Tue Apr 15, 2014

MedicineNet

Colon Cancer Screening

Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Gastroenterology, Medicine, Internal Medicine, Yale University, Cedars Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Science

Not Everyone Needs Probiotics, Suggests Study of Hunter-Gatherer Guts

Gut response. These Hadza women have different gut bacteria than Hadza men, probably because they eat a lot of high-fiber tuberous root vegetables.

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Related Topix: Health, Colorectal Health, Agriculture, Science, Anthropology, Italy, World News, Las Vegas, NV

University of Florida News

To kill a tumor: UF physicians target the genes of lung, colon cancers

University of Florida physicians and researchers are collaborating to map the genes of different types of cancer, and then deliver medication to attack cancer at its source.

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Related Topix: University of Florida, Colorectal Health, Health, Oncology, Medicine, Breast Cancer, Genetics, Lung Cancer

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

The "Big Colon" Opens For Viewing

As part of a presentation on cancer research, a giant, inflatable colon will be on display this Friday at Niles High School.

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Related Topix: Niles, MI, Oncology, Medicine, Colorectal Health, Health

Independent News Herald Online

Lipinski fighting stage four liver cancer a "benefit to be held March 22

In October 2012, doctors discovered that George Lipinski of Hewitt had stage three colon cancer.

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Related Topix: Liver Cancer, Health, Colorectal Health, Hewitt, MN

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Chappaqua Daily Voice

Northern Westchester Hospital Surgeon Discusses Colonoscopy

Dr. Jerald Wishner, co-director of the Institute for Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery and Medical Director of the Colorectal Surgery Program at Northern Westchester Hospital and leading colorecral cancer surgeon, shares his thoughts on the importance of colonoscopy screenings on Northern Westchester Hospital's blog .

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health

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