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10 hrs ago | WMBF

New healthcare options could soon open for veterans

It's a $10 billion dollar change. If signed into law, it would last for three years or the extent of its funding.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Colorectal Health, US Politics, US News, Representative Tom Rice, Republican, US House of Representatives

16 hrs ago | Real Simple

What My Cousin's Death Taught Me About Life

Last April, my cousin David died of colon cancer at age 58. That is the most depressing line I am going to write, because there was nothing depressing about David.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sunherald.com

Hartman had a passion for Pascagoula's youth baseball

Through his battle with colon cancer and chemotherapy, Pascagoula Dixie Youth Baseball President Eric Hartman never stepped down from his position.

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Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Colorectal Health, Health

Glendale News-Press

Husband and wife to cycle 80 miles for cancer research

Fiancees Darnell Smith and Lauren Marlotte pose with her bike in Glendale on Monday, July 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Wellesley, MA, Breast Cancer, Colorectal Health, Leukemia, Provincetown, MA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

With weeks to live, cancer patient takes a leapWith weeks to live,...

With weeks to live, cancer patient takes a leap With weeks to live, cancer patient takes a leap Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/2014/07/29/12680096/ Brian Nagle was 49 years old when he was diagnosed with colon cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Colorectal Health, Baldwin, WI

Northern Daily Leader

Living on hope: Barraba dad tells: how cannabis medicine is keeping me alive

SUSTAINED BY HOPE: Barraba publican Allistair Leahy with his family - from left, sons James, 5, and Hamish, 3, and wife Rechelle.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Colorectal Health, Drugs

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Science Blog

Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered

Researchers from the University of Bradford, UK, have devised a simple blood test that can be used to diagnose whether people have cancer or not.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Lung Cancer

Newswise

Major Advances in Alzheimer's, Colon Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, and...

The groundbreaking scientific studies featured at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo will include research on a blood test for Alzheimer's that uses biochip technology, a new test to diagnose colon cancer early, a more accurate method for determining multiple myeloma prognosis, a less stressful test for sleep apnea, and the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Alzheimer's, Women's Health, World News, Austria, Chemistry, Science, University of Louisville

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Riveting selfies

From Lynn Wilt's point of view, if a person has to have cancer, then they may as well have fun - and she does.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Columbia, TN, Colorectal Health, Health

Thetelegraphand Argus

Cancer blood test moves closer after breakthrough by Bradford research team

LEADING research team at the University of Bradford has made a major breakthrough that could mean patients with suspected cancer being given a simple blood test to diagnose the disease.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Lung Cancer

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WITN

Former ECU Football Player Diagnosed With Stage Four Colon Cancer

A former ECU football player says he is optimistic even though he was recently diagnosed with stage four colon cancer.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Mesa, AZ, Medicine

The Forest Grove News-Times

Early screening for colon cancer saves lives - Friday, 25 July 2014 09:42

When a medical practitioner spots an uptick in one particular disease or diagnosis, it's a sure bet he or she will conduct some research.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

The Star Online

Cancer survivorship: Why patients need strategic lifestyle changes

During cancer survivorship, cancer survivors should engage in modifying some of the modifiable lifestyle risk factors such as excess weight and poor diet.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Oncogene

Impaired DICER1 function promotes stemness and metastasis in colon cancer

Correspondence: Dr P Muñoz or Dr M Esteller, Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program , Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute , 3rd Floor, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Avda Gran Via Km 2.7, Barcelona, Catalonia 08908, Spain.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Medicine

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hispanic Business

Findings from Osaka Rosai Hospital in the Area of Immunotherapy...

In the present study, to identify novel tumor-associated antigens , the proteins expressed in a panel of cancer cells were serologically screened by immunoblot analysis and the eukaryotic elongation factor 2 was identified as an antigen that was recognized by IgG autoantibody in sera from a group of patients with head and neck squamous cell ... (more)

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Lymphoma, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer

BioMed Central

Cytotoxicity of Eupatorium cannabinum L. ethanolic extract against...

Eupatorium cannabinum L. has long been utilized in traditional medicine, however no information is available regarding cellular effects of full extracts.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Doxorubicin (generic), Adriamycin, Doxil, Medicine

PhysOrg Weblog

Enhanced recovery program following colorectal surgery at community hospitals

An enhanced recovery program for patients after colorectal surgery appears to be feasible in a community hospital setting after having been shown to be successful in international and academic medical centers.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health

Hales Corners

Flush colonoscopy fears down the drain

Most people don't like to talk about colonoscopy screenings, but there are good reasons to talk more about it especially during March, National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Medicine, Sheboygan, WI

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Health News Digest

Aggressive Tumors Silence Genes that Fight Cancer

New Haven, Conn.- A study led by Yale Cancer Center may provide clues to how some aggressive cancers turn off, or silence, genes critical to suppressing tumors.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Genetics, Medicine

Examiner.com

One Mistake Led to Another (Part VI) - What's the Cause?

The American Cancer Society lists 14 risk factors for colon cancer , and it breaks those 14 factors into 3 categories: risk factors you cannot change, lifestyle-related factors, and factors with uncertain, controversial, and unproven effects.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Health, Testicular Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Family, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, North, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

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