Cancer Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cancer. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 30,200 in Cancer

  1. Cancer Treatment Centers Of America At Midwestern Regional Medical...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BioSpace

    /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCAA ) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has been recognized by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) at the FACT, an ...

    Comment?

  2. Juno Therapeutics Appoints M.D. To Board Of DirectorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... insights to our team as we work to bring our CAR and TCR product candidates to patients and disrupt the treatment of cancer," said Juno CEO Hans Bishop. Dr. Barron is currently President of Research & Development at Calico (California Life Sciences ...

    Comment?

  3. Young Mother Shares her Journey after a Breast Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 1, 2014 - WINTERVILLE, N.C. -- Claudia de Sosa was only 28 years old when she found out she had breast cancer. She had noticed a change in the size of one her breasts, and then the nipple started to retract.

    Comment?

  4. Innovations: The incredible potential and dangers of data mining health recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Imagine if your doctor could compare your physical health, diet and lifestyle to a thousand Americans with similar characteristics, and realize that you need treatment to prevent heart failure next month. What if an analysis of your genome could help a physician give you a customized cancer treatment that saves your life? It's the kind of potential Google chief executive Larry Page hinted at when he told the New York Times earlier this year that "we'd probably save 100,000 lives next year," if we data mined health care data.

    Comment?

  5. Technology could reduce the amount of time to determine whether a cancer drug is workingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Steve Ouellette of KinaSense works on the company's technology that could help oncologists determine faster than ever if a cancer drug works on a patient's cancer cells. KinaSense is one of more than 20 startups created in fiscal year 2014 from Purdue University innovations.

    Comment?

  6. Thyroid cancer: additional new subgroup analyses for Phase III Select trialRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    A new analysis from the Phase III SELECT LEnvatinib in Differentiated Cancer of the Thyroid) trial of lenvatinib in the treatment of radioiodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer shows that the level of baseline angiopoietin-2 may be a predictive factor for lenvatinib response and therefore tumour shrinkage and prolonged progression free survival . [1] Angiopoietin-2 is a protein which regulates the formation of new blood vessels in tumours.

    Comment?

  7. Milton Keynes cancer care second-bottom of the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Miltonkeynes Today

    Cancer patients in Milton Keynes are less satisfied with their experience of treatment than anywhere in the country outside of London. Charity Macmillan Cancer Support has made the claim following the release of the government's National Cancer Patient Experience Survey.

    Comment?

  8. Health minister under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Buchan Observer

    North East MSP Richard Baker criticised the Health Minister Alex Neil after key cancer waiting time targets were missed again. ISD Scotland figures for the latest quarter showed that NHS Grampian only started treatment for 89.7% of patients within 62 days when urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer, having managed only 85.6% and 92% in the two previous quarters.

    Comment?

  9. Bra shop's a lifesaver: How a chance stop helped an Everett woman beat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    This is among the stories in Think Pink, our upcoming special section about fighting breast cancer. Look for more in Sunday's Herald.

    Comment?

  10. Mother refuses cancer treatment to save unborn baby's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A California mother made the ultimate sacrifice when she refused lifesaving treatment for cancer in order to save her unborn daughter's life. Mothers often say they want to stop time when they have a baby, but for 24-year-old Ashley Bridges, time is running out.

    Comment?

  11. Rob Ford talks about confronting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CFRB

    Rob Ford goes back for a second round of chemotherapy this weekend. In an interview with NEWSTALK 1010 host and Toronto Sun columnist Joe Warmington, the Mayor says he is getting ready for his next round of cancer treatment.

    Comment?

  12. Ahead of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a look at the long-term struggles of life after the diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Survival rates for breast cancer are higher than ever, but that doesn't mean the battle is over. Ahead of this October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Lisa Salmon looks at the long-term struggles of life after the disease.

    Comment?

  13. Drug found to stop bowel cancer growth in 80pc of casesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Australian scientists have discovered a set of drugs that stop the growth of bowel cancers in about 80 to 90 per cent of cases. Dr Toby Phesse, from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Melbourne, said new forms of treatment for this type of cancer are in high demand.

    Comment?

  14. HopeLab Wins the $100,000 Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit InnovationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... in the lives of the people it serves. For example, its Re-Mission video games for adolescents and young adults with cancer address the problem of poor treatment adherence by putting players inside the body to battle the disease with weapons like ...

    Comment?

  15. Woman Finds Out She's Pregnant After Breast Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    At age 34 Adele Rivas thought she was too young to have breast cancer , even though her mother had been diagnosed with the disease in her 40s. But a persistent lump in her breast led Rivas to get a biopsy test.

    Comment?

  16. Prostate patients 'get second-rate NHS care' says reportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Prostate cancer patients are receiving 'second rate' care on the NHS compared to women with breast cancer, a report warns. They are far less likely to be offered the latest drugs, be looked after by a specialist nurse, or given basic pain relief.

    Comment?

  17. Cancer charity chiefs hit out after figures show most of...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    NINE NHS boards missed the Scottish Government target to get at least 95 per cent of patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer into treatment within 62 days. The Scottish Government aim to get at least 95 per cent of patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer into treatment within 62 days.

    Comment?

  18. IceCure tests its freeze technology on malignant breast tumoursRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... enough clinical data to prove it is effective. "We are starting a clinical study in the U.S. for treatment in breast cancer tumours up to 1.5 cm in up to 200 patients in 20 hospitals," Himelfarb said. "Because of the huge interest in breast cancer ...

    Comment?

  19. Pretty Pink PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SNAP Aurora

    Shoppers Drug Mart was pumped with excitement for the annual Pretty Pink Party celebration. The fundraiser helped raise proceeds for breast cancer through the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation and featured lots of free samples of beauty and cosmetic supplies as well as gift giveaways.

    Comment?

  20. New imaging technique could revolutionise how children with neuroblastoma are diagnosed and treatedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Cancer Research UK's Centre for Drug Development , in collaboration with the Rising Tide Foundation, a Swiss-based non-profit organisation which funds innovative cancer trials, has announced a new trial at The Royal Marsden and University College London that could revolutionise how children with one of the deadliest forms of cancer are diagnosed. The news falls in Children's Cancer Awareness Month, which runs throughout September.

    Comment?