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13 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

PEOPLE: MTV Challenges Diem Brown Diagnosed with Colon Cancer

Over the course of nine years, Diem Brown has displayed incredible strength and courage as she battled ovarian cancer not once, but twice.

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Related Topix: Colorectal Health, Colon Cancer, Health

Yesterday | Business Journal

Ebola finds a new foe in crowd-funded startup

Where National Institutes of Health funding may fall short in combatting the ebola crisis, startup OncoSynergy Inc. hopes the crowd will step in.

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Related Topix: Health, UC San Francisco

Yesterday | Hamilton Mountain News

Lace up Sept. 7 for Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope

Volunteers Kirsten Holubeshen, planning committee member Pauline Di Filippo and volunteer Kelly Holubeshen are pictured at last year's event.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cervical Cancer

Yesterday | Echo-news.co.uk

Fobbed off, but now I have cancer at 20

THREE determined ladies are teaming up to walk a nighttime marathon in honour of their courageous sister who is battling cervical and ovarian cancer at the age of 20. Rhyanne Griffiths was diagnosed with cervical cancer in May last year after almost a decade of being "fobbed off" by doctors.

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Related Topix: Health, Cervical Cancer

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

A teal reminder

Northville residents Terrie Karebian and Vicky Van Gorder have different stories in getting diagnosed with ovarian cancer, but they share the same battle to raise awareness and help others.

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Related Topix: Health, Michigan

Hispanic Business

Karolinska Development AB (publ) - Interim Report January - June 2014

A conference call will be held today at 14.00 CET. Participant access numbers: SE: +46 8 505 564 74, UK: +44 2033 645 374, or US: +1 855 753 22 30. The full report and a link to the webcast are available on the company's website.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Malaria, Medicine

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Medical News

CD157 important in malignant pleural mesothelioma

CD157 plays a pivotal role in the progression of malignant pleural mesothelioma and may be useful in the stratification of patients into different prognostic groups, Italian research suggests.

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Related Topix: Health, Mesothelioma

Forward

How Angelina Jolie Changed Things For People With BRCA Mutations

"I can tell my children that they don't need to fear they will lose me to breast cancer," said actress Angelina Jolie last May when she announced that she underwent a preventive double mastectomy .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, US News, US Supreme Court, Biotech, Myriad Genetics, Healthcare Industry, Genetics, Biology, Science

Customer Interaction Solutions

Clinigen Group Further Strengthens Oncology Support Portfolio with...

Clinigen Group plc the specialty global pharmaceutical company today announces the acquisition of the global rights to the oncology support therapy, Ethyol from AstraZeneca.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Ethyol, Amifostine (generic), Biotech, AstraZeneca Group, Health, Food and Drug Administration

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Genesee Country Express

My Journey With Ovarian Cancer: One Woman's Heart-Wrenching Story

Chemo number four was the first time I didn't end up in the emergency room a week later.

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Related Topix: Oncology

BioSpace

Prima Biomed Release: CVac??? CAN-003 Abstract Accepted For Poster Presentation At Annual Meeting

Prima Biomed Release: CVaca CAN-003 Abstract Accepted For Poster Presentation At The Society For Immunotherapy Of Cancer Annual Meeting /PRNewswire/ -- Prima BioMed Ltd today announced that the abstract entitled, "Trial evaluating overall survival in epithelial ovarian cancer patients in second remission with an autologous dendritic cell therapy ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health

India.com

Turn Up The Turmeric - " Why You Should Rethink Mom's Favorite Spice

Turmeric has been touted as the great antioxidant over the past few years. All across the US people are discovering what has been a staple in our Indian diet for centuries.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Turmeric, Health, Medicine, Arthritis

BayStreet.ca

SeeThruEquity Issues Update Note on TapImmune Highlighting New Grant...

New York, NY / ACCESSWIRE / August 19, 2014 / SeeThruEquity, a leading independent equity research and corporate access firm focused on smallcap and microcap public companies, today announced that it has issued an update note on TapImmune Inc. .

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Related Topix: TapImmune, Health, Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Boston.com

Out of work, Market Basket part-timers divided

Catherine Maksoiej, an out-of-work cashier at the Market Basket in Manchester, temporarily stocks bags for a potato chip vendor at a Hannford Supermarket in Derry, N.H. Jessica Pierce is one of as many as 20,000 part-time Market Basket employees who had their hours eliminated in the last week.

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Related Topix: Manchester, NH, Derry, NH, Nashua, NH, Health

Sys-Con Media

Lifshitz & Miller Law Firm Announces Investigation of Endocyte, Inc., ...

Lifshitz & Miller announces that a class action was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of , Endocyte disclosed that VYNFINIT was found ineffective in the treatment of platinum-resistant ovarian cancer, based on certain testing methods known as response evaluation criteria in solid tumors, or "RECIST."

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Related Topix: Health

El Paso Times

Patty Tiscare o: Vanity can be a weapon against ovarian cancer

While vanity doesn't carry enough weight to make an appearance on the seven deadly sins list, it does, nonetheless, evoke an image of a less than desirable trait.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health

Northampton Today

Grandad will mark 70th birthday by cycling 70 miles for charity close to his heart

A grandfather will be marking his 70th birthday by cycling 70 miles to raise money for cancer treatment after his stepdaughter was diagnosed with the illness.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Medicine, Buckinghamshire County, England, United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Chemo Crew volunteers offer support those those undergoing cancer treatment

Bridgette Eilers of Riverbank counted on support from her husband, parents, in-laws and friends during chemotherapy for ovarian cancer three years ago.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Riverbank, CA, Stanislaus County, CA, San Joaquin County, CA, Modesto, CA

Globe and Mail

Peace of mind or playing into fears: Is cancer insurance worth buying?

But as many current and former patients know, the financial toll from taking time off work for treatment, paying for drugs not covered by public insurance or travelling to seek care can quickly add up.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Marketing

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Immunovaccine Announces Financial Results for Quarter Ended June 30, 2014

"During the second quarter, Immunovaccine presented data at the annual ASCO conference that demonstrated DPX-Survivac's mechanism of action in cancer patients, while highlighting tumor shrinkage and stabilization in an ovarian cancer patient with measurable disease," said Dr. Marc Mansour, chief executive officer of Immunovaccine.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Oncology

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