Cancer Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ask Amy: Facebook postings from a deceased mom bring fresh painRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chicago Tribune

    ... installed. My son recently installed hardwood floors in the living room and dining room, but then was diagnosed with cancer and is going through radiation, so he's unable to continue the project. Dear Mom: Your son's cancer treatment gives you the ...


  2. Watchdog demands end to delays facing Cumbria cancer victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | North-West Evening Mail

    ... having the disease. In April, the latest data available showed just 87.6 per cent of those displaying signs of breast cancer were seen by specialists within the optimum time of 14 days against a national target of 93 per cent. But new information ...


  3. Early learning centre promotes beanies for cancer messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bendigo Advertiser

    YOUNGSTERS at Good Start Early Learning Centre in Golden Square wore beanies to raise awareness and funds for brain cancer on Tuesday. The Cure Brain Cancer Foundation initiative gained public attention after television personality Carrie Bickmore spoke about her late husband and his fight with brain cancer during her Logies speech.


  4. Life Saving Cancer Treatments Being Developed in Cork.Read the original story

    Thursday | Corks 96fm

    Important, life-saving cancer treatments are constantly being developed in Cork.


  5. Non-coding micro RNA molecule may control chemotherapy resistance among ovarian cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News

    A molecule that helps control gene expression may play a role in controlling chemotherapy resistance among patients with the most common form of ovarian cancer. A study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has identified miR-506, a non-coding "micro" RNA molecule, as a likely robust clinical marker for epithelial ovarian cancer chemotherapy, and as a potential therapy due to its ability to sensitize cancer cells to chemotherapy.


  6. New company to advance potential treatment for cancerRead the original story

    Thursday | Scoop

    An immunotherapy technology for treating cancer and other diseases, jointly developed by Victoria University of Wellington's Ferrier Research Institute and the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, has been patented and will be the initial focus of a newly-formed company. Equity investment for the company, called Avalia Immunotherapies, is coming from New Zealand investment firm Powerhouse Ventures, the New Zealand Venture Investment Fund, Malcorp Biodiscoveries Limited and Victoria Link Limited .


  7. Cancer Relay for Life survivors banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... will include Rose Tackett and Dee Kapourales and they will be sharing their personal stories about their battle with cancer. This year, to add a little lighthearted fun to the evening, there will be a crowning of the first Mr. and Ms. Tug Valley ...


  8. Novartis drug AfinitorA extended progression-free survival in Phase...Read the original story

    Wednesday |

    ... * Afinitor is already approved in more than 95 countries for patients with advanced pancreatic NET, a rare form of cancer[1],[2],[3] Basel, May 21, 2015 - Novartis announced today that the Phase III study of Afinitor(A ) (everolimus) tablets plus ...


  9. The best sunscreens of 2015 that we are not usingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVR Richmond

    Who's the worst at protecting their skin from the sun and skin cancer, men or women? Men are, according to the latest study on sunscreen use by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Only 14.3% of men said they regularly used sunscreen.


  10. AHS looks for women to study effect of cancer treatment on sexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GlobalNews

    ... at least another 5o. Ontario and B.C. are also recruiting participants. The study is open to women who've completed cancer treatment between three months to five years ago, and the researchers hope to start by fall 2015. A referral from your doctor ...


  11. Cher, 69, reinvents herself by creating her own fashion trendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... those hair pieces and wigs specifically in order to donate them to women who have lost their hair as a result of cancer treatment. For those who want to follow Cher's lead but don't have wigs to donate, you can grow your hair extra-long and have a ...


  12. Mom builds army to fight childhood cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Children are dying from childhood cancer every day waiting for promising new treatments that lack funding. One mother in WAVE Country is refusing to wait any longer for the attention and the funds necessary to help families in need.


  13. Border Avenue plays for cancer support group benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Deming Headlight

    Courtesy Photo Sam Campos, Frank Gomez, Chris Nunez and Jonathan Maynes are Border Avenue, the popular Las Cruces country-rock band scheduled to play in concert Friday, May 29, at the Deming High School Memoriao Stadium. DEMING >> While money keeps pouring from the Celebration of Life Cancer Walk that was held May 2, the Bataan Elementary School team is planning to add to the Cancer Support Group of Deming and Luna County, but it needs your help.


  14. Inspirational cancer patient from Stonehouse raised A 5,500 for charity before his death aged just 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Neil Vines, 22, from Nupend near Stonehouse, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on April 20 after battling a form of brain cancer for nearly three years. During chemotherapy he set himself a number of gruelling physical challenges to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust, generating a total of A 5,500.


  15. Breast cancer support from SCAFL's special pink roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Merimbula News Weekly

    ... met was an Anzac weekend draw, but this game will be in honour of the women (and men) who have suffered from breast cancer. Thanks to the support of business in Pambula, Eden and Merimbula over $500 has already been raised for the National Breast ...


  16. Shave Your Head For Kids Fighting CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 |

    Sign up for one of New England's fastest growing charity events! Join us at the Buzz Off for Kids with Cancer at Gillette Stadium on June 7! The One Mission Buzz Off is a fun a nd unforgettable event where participants shave their heads in honor and support of kids with cancer; kids who don't have the choice to lose their hair. Just like a walk or road race, participants raise money by asking family and friends to sponsor their participation.


  17. Sunscreen report warns consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WPBF

    ... one study is one side of the coin and the other study is the other side of the coin," said Burger. MORE: Most ignored cancer symptoms When it comes to sun protection, Beer recommends: - using name brands that are FDA approved - using SPF of 30, ...


  18. Engineering prize names shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BBC News

    Artemis, Endomag and Victrex have carved out strong reputations in very different types of technology: wind turbines, cancer diagnostics, and ultra-thin plastics, respectively. Chair of the judging panel Dame Sue Ion said the variety and quality of the list was testament to the strength of engineering in the UK.


  19. New Market Report: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 |

    The centre provides treatment for cancer, research and education. It provides patient care through specialist clinics based on tumor streams.


  20. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Receives Record Gift of $150...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Newswise

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center today announced that it has received the largest gift in its history, a commitment of $150 million from long-time MSK board member David H. Koch. This unprecedented contribution will transform cancer care with a state-of-the-art outpatient medical facility to be known as The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care.