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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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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.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
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.
Lab-Grown Esophagus Could Aid Cancer Patients
Doctors have implanted bio-engineered tracheas in patients, and researchers have experimented with growing bladders and kidneys.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester dies
Singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester died at his Charlottesville, Va., home Friday morning.
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.
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.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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.
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.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
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.
Medford Mail Tribune
The Grin Reaper
Rosenberg performed his comedy routine at the Havurah Shir Hadash in Ashland last month.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
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 .
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.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
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.