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3 hrs ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

Prostate cancer is the silent, but deadly disease

"How do I know if I have prostate cancer?" As a urologist, I'm often asked that question.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Urology

5 hrs ago | Freshnews

NW Bio Closes on First $15 Million of Financing for Substantial...

Northwest Biotherapeutics , a biotechnology company developing DCVax personalized immune therapies for solid tumor cancers, today announced the closing of the first $15 million funding by a single institutional investor of the registered direct placement of up to $32 million which was announced by the Company last week.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Brain Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, University of Pennsylvania

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BioSpace

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Release: UK National Institute for Clinical...

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence today issued its Final Appraisal Determination recommending FIRMAGONA as an option for treating advanced hormone-dependent prostate cancer, only in adults with spinal metastases who present with signs or symptoms of spinal cord compression.

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Related Topix: Health

The Times-Picayune

Lunch & Learn about early detection for prostate, breast cancer

"Early Detection, the Best Protection: Prostate and Breast Cancer" will be the focus of an April 25 Lunch & Learn series presentation April 25, noon to 1 p.m. This free Slidell Memorial Hospital program will be presented by Dr. Carrie Marquette.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

Sojourners

We Need Your Prayers

As we move into Holy Week our hearts are heavy, as it has been a tough year for many of us here at Sojourners.

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Related Topix: Health, Leukemia

Newswise

International Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound 14th Annual...

April 15, 2014 -- Charlottesville, VA - Presentations at the recent symposium of The International Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound demonstrate an increasing body of data supporting the potential of focused ultrasound to transform the treatment of a wide range of diseases.

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Related Topix: Charlottesville, VA, Health, Stanford University, Physics, Science, Oncology, Medicine

Freshnews

Clinical Trial to Test Modified Citrus Pectin in Prostate Cancer

A phase III clinical trial conducted at the Meir Medical Center in Kfar-Saba, Israel is now recruiting participants to study the effects of dietary supplement PectaSol-C modified citrus pectin in controlling prostate specific antigen levels in prostate cancer patients.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Pectin, Medicine, Pharmacology, Oncology, Skin Cancer

Medical News Today

Radical treatment for advanced prostate cancer may herald major...

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Health, Urology, Medicine

The Spokesman-Review

Livestrong at YMCA helps cancer patients move toward fitness - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 PST

It was like many beginning yoga classes in most ways. Students gathered in a studio at the downtown YMCA raised and stretched their limbs in wobbly formation, their instructor at the front talking them through poses.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Lymphoma, Spokane, WA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Active Biotech - Notice of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

The Board of Directors of Active Biotech AB has issued a notice to the Annual General Meeting, which is to take place at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 5 pm at Elite Hotel Ideon, Scheelevagen 27 in Lund, Sweden.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology, Sweden, World News,

Medical News

Radiation plus hormones offers best outcomes for localised prostate cancer

The combination of radiotherapy and androgen deprivation therapy is more effective than radiotherapy alone for preventing disease recurrence in men with localised prostate cancer , according to research findings presented at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology 33rd annual congress in Vienna, Austria.

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Related Topix: Health, Oncology, Medicine, World News, Austria,

Newswise

New Fusion Technology Increases Prostate Cancer Detection Accuracy to 97 Percent

Urologists at Rush University Medical Center are the first in Chicago to offer a powerful new tool for visualizing and monitoring the prostate in men who have high prostate-specific antigen levels and in detecting prostate cancer more accurately.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Urology, Rush University

The Straits Times

Blood clue to prostate cancer recurrence

Men with blood group O are far less likely to suffer a recurrence of cancer after prostate tumour surgery than men with other blood types, researchers reported on Monday.

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Medical News Today

Men with blood type O have lower recurrence of prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, and in 2010, it was responsible for over 28,000 deaths in the US.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Urology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pancreatic Cancer

Black And Red United

Monday Freedom Kicks: We're Going Streaking

Recaps, additional salary examinations, teary fans and the Sex Pistols cover this weird instance of back-to-back clean sheet wins for the Black and Red.

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Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, Punk, Steve Jones, Health, Sports, DC United, US Soccer

Caribbean News Now!

New therapy for advanced prostate cancer available in Trinidad and Tobago

Rishi Maharaj, Janssen Caribbean Area Manager; Joan Craig, Janssen Country Manager South Caribbean; Dr Krishan Ramsoobhag, Urologist and Oncologist Trinidad and Tobago; and Dr David Muschett, Oncology Medical Manager from Janssen.

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Related Topix: Health, Trinidad and Tobago, World News, Central America, Medicine, Urology, Oncology

Science Daily

Lifelong premature ejaculation can be treated by pelvic floor exercises

For the first time, researchers have demonstrated that pelvic floor exercises can be effective in treating premature ejaculation in men who have had lifelong problems.

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Related Topix: Premature Ejaculation, Indie, Medicine, Urology, Health

Sun Apr 13, 2014

KSFY

Avera Medical Minute ASH: Fighting Prostate Cancer Together

This year alone, nearly a quarter-million American men will develop prostate cancer.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Oncology

The Hill

Coburn: 'I'll whip' prostate cancer

In an interview broadcast Sunday night on C-SPAN, Coburn said the notion that he is retiring due to the cancer is false, saying he made the decision to leave the Senate "about four months" before he learned that it had returned.

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Related Topix: Health, Colorectal Health, Colon Cancer

Salon

4 otherwise healthy foods crammed with estrogen

Estrogen has been linked to obesity and sexual dysfunction. You may want to rethink the amount of soy in your diet It is no secret that our bodies and our environment are swimming in estrogen.

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