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2 hrs ago | NJ.com

Genetic test results led three Berkeley Heights sisters to choose surgery

Sisters Patti Broccoli, Cathy Balsamo and Cindy Lepore share many traits, including their height , round faces, blue eyes, and, as it turns out, a mutation to their BRCA1 gene, which put them all at a heightened risk for breast and ovarian cancers.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Berkeley Heights, NJ, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer

7 hrs ago | WMDT

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The month of April has been designated National Occupational Therapy Month. This may not mean much to many, unless they suffer from illness or injury, or recover from surgery and find everyday activities such as getting dressed or using a phone a challenge.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Lymphoma

8 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Role of malignant ascites on human mesothelial cells and their gene expression profiles

Malignant ascites is often present at diagnostic in women with advanced ovarian cancer and its presence is associated with a worse outcome.

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Related Topix: Health

12 hrs ago | Leigh Journal

Annette Newton will cycle along the Great Wall of China after beating breast cancer

Annette Newton, whose mum and sister were both affected by ovarian cancer, is raising money for cancer charities after she got the all-clear from the disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

AstraZeneca Profit Misses Estimates as Research Costs Rise

AstraZeneca Plc reported first- quarter profit that missed analysts' estimates as marketing costs and research spending increased.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Oncology, Business News

18 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

Benefit concert set for performer with cancer

In January, Furness was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, which required the removal of a sizable tumor, a complete hysterectomy, chemotherapy treatments, and many thousands of dollars in medical bills.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 23, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Carol Tedham gets ready for Race For Life

FORMER district nurse Carol Tedham is preparing to take on the Race for Life - after being diagnosed with ovarian cancer for the third time.

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Related Topix: Health

Hispanic Business

NanoValent and NanoSmart Enter Strategic Research Collaboration to...

Editor at Cancer Vaccine Week -- NanoSmart and NanoValent, private pharmaceutical companies developing novel cancer pharmaceuticals, have entered into a research collaboration agreement to explore the feasibility of jointly developing an ANA-conjugated liposomal doxorubicin nanoparticle for the treatment of ovarian cancer and other solid tumors .

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Related Topix: Doxorubicin (generic), Adriamycin, Doxil, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Health

Sys-Con Media

Denver Daughter Celebrates Mom in Unique Way

Four weeks later, the number of extended family members and friends coming together to cheer her on will swell to more than 100 when the "Nancy's So Ovary It" team, organized by Intagliata's daughter, Kimberly Danielson, participates in the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance's Jodi's Race for Awareness.

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Related Topix: Health, Oncology

The Fort Lupton Press

Benefit for Irma Marie Alvarado-Romero on April 26

The family of Irma Marie Alvarado-Romero invites and thanks the public for helping support her in her fight against cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Breast Cancer, Health

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Applied Radiology

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A 53-year-old woman diagnosed with ovarian cancer was transferred to the ICU requiring mechanical ventilation and pressure support.

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Related Topix: Health, Heart Attack

This Is Staffordshire

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FORMER fitness instructor Diane Adams was told she had ovarian cancer just three months after her mum Dorothy Bourne was diagnosed with non-hodgkin's Lymphoma.

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Related Topix: Health, Lymphoma

This Is Lancashire

East Lancashire BRCA gene mum removes breasts and ovaries

Especially as the mother-of-two wasn't suffering from any form of cancer or illness that needed a prompt reaction to save her life.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Hispanic Business

NanoValent and NanoSmart Form Strategic Research Collaboration to...

NanoSmart and NanoValent, private pharmaceutical companies developing novel cancer pharmaceuticals, have entered into a research collaboration agreement to explore the feasibility of jointly developing an ANA-conjugated liposomal doxorubicin nanoparticle for the treatment of ovarian cancer and other solid tumors.

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Related Topix: Doxorubicin (generic), Adriamycin, Doxil, Medicine, Nanotechnology, Science / Technology, Health

WTVF Nashville

Heating Up Breast Cancer

Two years ago, doctors told Lisa Ridgeway she had triple negative breast cancer, a very aggressive disease with no cure.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Breast Cancer, Oncology

Belfast Today

Paddleboarder completes epic journey around coast

A woman who lost her cousin and aunt to cancer has completed an epic three-day, stand-up paddle around the north coast, raising 1,400 to date in their memory.

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Related Topix: Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Toxicological Sciences

Cisplatin Plus Sodium Arsenite and Hyperthermia Induces Pseudo-G1...

To whom correspondence should be addressed at Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Louisville, 505 S. Hancock St., Room 304, Louisville, KY 40202.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pharmacology, Louisville, KY, University of Louisville

NEWS.com.au

Fertility hope for cancer patients

DISCOVERING they have cancer is a big enough blow for young people - but only half are getting access to services to preserve their fertility.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Startups, Facebook, Breast Cancer, Infertility, Oncology

Sat Apr 19, 2014

P&T Community

Pivotal Phase III Study Evaluates Veliparib (ABT-888) in Lung Cancer Patients

AbbVie has announced the initiation of a global phase III clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its investigational compound veliparib in patients with previously untreated locally advanced or metastatic squamous nonsmall-cell lung cancer .

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Medicine, Paraplatin, Carboplatin (generic), Breast Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Fermanagh Today

Jennifer's standing tall in 70-mile paddle bid for cancer care

A woman who lost her cousin and aunt to cancer will begin an epic three-day stand-up paddle today along the north coast to raise money in their memory.

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Related Topix: Health

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