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  1. Study: Cancer rates in HCV patients significantly increase compared to non-HCV cohortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Medical News

    Results announced today at The International Liver CongressTM 2015 show that cancer rates in patients with the hepatitis C virus were significantly increased compared to the non-HCV cohort. The researchers suggest an extrahepatic manifestation of HCV may be an increased risk of cancer.

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  2. Newton's drug recovery centre officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On Friday, the $80-million John Volken Academy celebrated its official opening in the midst of local politicians and renowned Indian author and public speaker Deepak Chopra. The Newton facility houses 40 men and women who are suffering from alcoholism and addiction and are committed to spending two years at the facility.

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  3. Smith: Angels are unforgiving to Hamilton, an admitted addictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Wave

    Now, not playing left field at Angel Stadium, not batting cleanup behind All-Star Mike Trout and future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols and not wearing No. 32 for your Angels is a Josh Hamilton.

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  4. Annual pyjama party helps women battle addictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Windsor Star

    Katie Rocheleau prepares to swing into action with the hula hoop during House of Sophrosyne Signature Event Pajama Party at Fogolar Furlan Club Friday April 24, 2015. Joining the fun were Amber MacKay, left, Katie's grandmother Susan Rocheleau, behind, and Katie's Aunt Kathy Beach, right.

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  5. Drinking just 1 or 2 alcoholic drinks a day linked to liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | EurekAlert!

    April 25, 2015, Vienna, Austria: According to the World Health Organization, excessive alcohol drinking is the most common cause of cirrhosis worldwide. A new worldwide study presented at The International Liver CongressTM 2015 has shown the significant influence of daily drinking on this disease burden.

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  6. Scioscia says Hamilton's needs were met with AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    "The process of supporting Josh obviously was magnified because of his history, and those needs were met," said Scioscia, who was speaking in generalities and would not comment on a potential trade sending Hamilton to the Rangers. "Those needs were met from both Josh's side and the organization's side.

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  7. Deepak Chopra offers insights into addiction at John Volken Academy opening in SurreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Georgia Straight

    In a question-and-answer session before the grand opening of the John Volken Academy in Surrey today, the bestselling author said that to be "one" is to be attached to an experience. "When we refer to addiction as a disease, it is a memory that is so strong-usually a memory of pleasure," Chopra explained.

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  8. Angels, Rangers discussing trade for Josh HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | USA Today

    Stunner: Rangers close to acquiring Josh Hamilton from Angels Josh Hamilton's saga took an unexpected turn Friday as he's expected to reunite with the Texas Rangers Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1z2jpoT The Texas Rangers are in deep trade talks with the Los Angeles Angels on a deal that reunite troubled outfielder Josh Hamilton with his old club, an official with direct knowledge of the talks told USA TODAY Sports. A trade to Texas would be a stunning turn of events for the Angels, Rangers and Hamilton, who won the 2010 American League MVP award in Texas and departed after the 2012 season to sign a five-year, $125 million deal with the division rival Angels.

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  9. Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Steatohepatitis: NASH linked to...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    Results from a large population-based cohort of almost a million people in the UK found that the chances of dying from non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, over a 14-year period, was approximately 50 percent higher than for those with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Results from a large population-based cohort of almost a million people in the UK found that the chances of dying from non-alcoholic steatohepatitis , over a 14-year period, was approximately 50% higher than for those with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease .

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  10. Novel therapeutic candidate targets key driver of HCC in genomically defined subset of patientsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Science Daily

    Findings on a novel therapeutic candidate for a genomically defined subset of hepatocellular carcinoma patients with an aberrant fibroblast growth factor receptor 4 pathway have been presented. BLU-554, a small molecule inhibitor of FGFR4, has been identified as a potential treatment option for up to 30 percent of HCC patients.

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  11. Investigational anti-diabetic may offer potential for management of non-alcoholic fatty liverRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    New research demonstrates that remogliflozin etabonate, an investigational drug in type 2 diabetes, is a potential treatment option for the management of patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Data presented at The International Liver Congress 2015 demonstrates that remogliflozin etabonate, an investigational drug in type 2 diabetes, is a potential treatment option for the management of patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease .

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  12. Genomic analyses point to the potential of personalized care for liver cancer patientsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    A new study shows that by using genomic analyses to understand how and when carcinogenic mutations occur in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma, it is possible to identify specific molecular profiles. It is hoped that these molecular profiles will help identify which patients would benefit from specific anticancer treatments.

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  13. Diabetes drug shows promise in the treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver diseaseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    A drug approved to treat type 2 diabetes could prove to be a powerful new treatment option for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, according to new research. A drug approved to treat type 2 diabetes could prove to be a powerful new treatment option for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis , according to research presented today at The International Liver CongressTM 2015.

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  14. Gascoigne says heart stopped during rehabRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2010 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... d it." Gascoigne -- considered one of the most talented players English football has ever produced -- has battled alcoholism and depression since his playing days and last year was sectioned under British mental health laws.

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  15. Unlikely critic of the new USA soccer uniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Examiner.com

    Nike unveiled the new USA Women's Soccer home uniforms on Wednesday and they don't resemble anything American. U.S. Soccer's explanation of the new uniform proves they have absolutely nothing to do with America.

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  16. The CDC is more likely to consider you a heavy drinker than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... (although not necessarily alcoholics, they point out). Interestingly, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines that amount as "moderate" drinking. The NIAAA considers you a heavy drinker if you drink five or more drinks at ...

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  17. Ancient papers reveal how Egyptians cure drunken hangoverRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Xinhuanet

    Have you ever had a terrible memory of a drunken hangover? Most of those who do would certainly remember things like dizziness, stomach ache, nausea and vomiting. Modern science and medicines have now provided heavy-drinking crowds with a variety of cures to ease the pain of getting drunk.

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Channel 933

    People are still talking about that awkward interview where Robert Downey Junior abruptly walked away when a reporter asked him a question about his history of drug and alcohol abuse. Well some people are saying that the reason why this was such a touchy subject was because he recently relapsed.

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  19. Watch: Better US Trailer for 'Barely Lethal' Starring Hailee SteinfeldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Firstshowing.net

    "He so gets me!" A24 Films has debuted the official US trailer for Barely Lethal , the new film from Kyle Newman starring Hailee Steinfeld as a teenage assassin who goes to high school. A month ago we posted a different trailer for this film , and it looked awful, but even Kyle Newman went on the record saying it was a terrible trailer and you should wait for the official one .

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  20. James Fox as Roger Mortimer and Jack Fox as Charlie Mortimer in Dear LupinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Swindon Advertiser

    Charlie Mortimer does. For most of his life he kept up a stream of correspondence with his slightly eccentric and very amusing father Roger.

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