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10 hrs ago | The Norman Transcript

Cody's Run raises $14,000

Cody Ponder's positive attitude was infectious even while he struggled with esophageal cancer.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Tribune News

CMC offers robotic surgery

Inside the sterile confines of operating room No. 8 at the Cartersville Medical Center, a beast lurks.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA, Science / Technology, Robots, Medicine, Nursing, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

NJ.com

Sicklerville couple fights health battles as son rallies support

Luanna Capps, who has had multiple sclerosis since 1994, looks up at her husband Jeff who has been recently diagnosed with esophageal cancer, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sicklerville, NJ, Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health, US Military, Fort Dix, US Army, Fort Dix, NJ

Thu Apr 17, 2014

BioMed Central

Feasibility of intensity-modulated and image-guided radiotherapy for...

In this study the feasibility of intensity-modulated radiotherapy and tomotherapy-based image-guided radiotherapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer was assessed.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports from Z.B. Song et al Highlight Recent Findings in Esophageal Cancer

Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Oncology is the subject of a report. According to news reporting out of , by NewsRx editors, research stated, "To assess the frequency of brain metastasis in patients with primary esophageal cancer and to describe the clinical characteristics, diagnosis, and prognosis.

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Related Topix: Health, Oncology, Medicine, Journalism, Pancreatic Cancer

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Family, friends use "selfie" to remember lost loved one, support others battling cancer

Last year, the University of Oklahoma lost a staff member to esophageal cancer and now, family and friends are turning to the power of the 'selfie' to help others battling the same disease.

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Related Topix: University of Oklahoma, Health

Live Science

Lab-Grown Esophagus Could Aid Cancer Patients

Doctors have implanted bio-engineered tracheas in patients, and researchers have experimented with growing bladders and kidneys.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Health

NBC2 News

Health Matters: HPV feeding oral cancers

Throat, mouth, lip and tongue cancers used to be seen as a result of smoking and affected a small sliver of the cancer population.

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Related Topix: Health, Oral Cancer, Cervical Cancer

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Union

Throat cancer survivor celebrates with a song

Jim Vardon, second from top left, opted for throat cancer treatment at SNMH, instead of a laryngectomy at a large medical facility.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Lake Wildwood, CA, Oncology, Theater, Arts

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester dies

Singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester died at his Charlottesville, Va., home Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Jesse Winchester, Folk, Health, Shreveport, LA, Pop/Rock, The Weather Girls

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Relief from digestive disorders are in reach

From the moment food is swallowed, the digestive system sets off an intricate process that involves the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder and pancreas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Gerd, Health, Lactose Intolerance

Denver Post

Bistro Al Vino in Aurora keeps owner Alan Schwartz going beyond cancer

Al Schwartz, above right in background, chats with, from left, Josh Kelly, Toni Saunders and Calla Lawless on April 3 as they wait for their order at Bistro Al Vino in Aurora.

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Related Topix: Aurora, CO, Health

Hispanic Business

Research from First Hospital of Jilin University Reveals New Findings on Cancer Gene Therapy

Editor at Cancer Gene Therapy Week -- New research on Biotechnology is the subject of a report.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Health

Wed Apr 09, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Former Manchester school chief Tom Brennan dies a year after he retired

Tom Brennan, the easy-going superintendent who led city schools for five years, has died of the esophageal cancer diagnosed within a couple of weeks of his retirement last year, a school board member said.

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Related Topix: Health, Manchester, NH

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Silver City Sun-News

Santa Clara woman Sharon Gonzalez is a big winner because she lost big

Courtesy photo Sharon Gonzalez, a Santa Clara woman who lost 119 pounds and was crowned Saturday in Las Cruces as New Mexico queen by TOPS, a nonprofit that encourages healthy eating.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara, NM, Las Cruces, NM, Non-Profit, Health, Silver City, NM

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Medical Daily

Human Papilloma Virus Does Not Worsen Head, Neck, And Throat Cancers

For some time, scientists have known that human papilloma virus doesn't worsen - and even helps - the treatment outcomes of throat cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Oncology, Medicine, Genetics

Medford Mail Tribune

The Grin Reaper

Rosenberg performed his comedy routine at the Havurah Shir Hadash in Ashland last month.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Daily Kos

How to Make Medicinal (Green) Candy

Nothing written here is intended as medical advice. This diary is only intended for people who live in states that license medical marijuana usage or states that allow recreational marijuana use .

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Medicine, Health, Pain, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Life, Food, Candy, Recipes

Hispanic Business

FDA Approves Optiguide DCYL700 Fiber Optic Diffuser Series Flexible Fiber

The system features a more flexible, narrower cylindrical diffuser design that may assist physicians by providing greater access to tumors located in the right upper lobe of the lung and by improving maneuverability in other potentially challenging anatomic areas of the bronchus.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Lung Cancer

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Newswise

Mass. Eye and Ear to Celebrate World Voice Week with Free the Power of Voice Event

Preserving and restoring voices to help people fully sense and experience life has been a Massachusetts Eye and Ear tradition for more than a century.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Health, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Eight Crazy Nights

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