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  1. Progression to severe fibrosis or cirrhosis is common among baby boomers with hepatitis C in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Aidsmap

    ... lead to serious liver disease including cirrhosis (scarring), hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC; a type of primary liver cancer) and end-stage liver failure, with some patients requiring a liver transplant or dying from liver-related causes. The advent ...

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  2. Administering sedatives for patients receiving general anesthesia questionedRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... leave the dental chair soon after the procedure. - For patients undergoing a minimally invasive treatment for liver cancer, the risk of recurrent cancer appears lower with general anesthesia compared to regional (epidural) anesthesia, according to a ...

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  3. Hepatitis B drug rakes in NT$2 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The China Post

    Hepatitis B treatment Baraclude remained Taiwan's top selling drug in 2014 with sales totaling close to NT$2 billion, according to statistics compiled by a local newspaper. According to the United Evening News, other cancer-related inhibitors in the rankings included Nexavar , a liver cancer treatment; Herceptin , second) for breast cancer; Glivec for leukemia ; and Iressa ; Crestor , a treatment against high cholesterol; stroke prevention medication Plavix and the diabetes drug Januvia .

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  4. Clinical Trial Comparing the Surefire Infusion Device to an End Hole...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Surefire Medical, Inc. today announced the results of a prospective clinical trial comparing the Surefire Infusion System with an end hole microcatheter. In patients with either primary or metastatic liver cancer, using the Surefire resulted in statistically significant increases in tumor uptake of embolic agents, and with significantly decreased uptake in normal liver tissue.

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  5. Progression to severe fibrosis or cirrhosis is common among baby boomers with hepatitis C in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Aidsmap

    ... lead to serious liver disease including cirrhosis (scarring), hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC; a type of primary liver cancer) and end-stage liver failure, with some patients requiring a liver transplant or dying from liver-related causes. The advent ...

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  6. Study finds high rates of cancer among older people living with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Aidsmap

    ... compared to the rest of the population. Another four cancers - Hodgkin's lymphoma, anal cancer, lung cancer and liver cancer - are also found more commonly in people living with HIV than in the general population. The relative contribution of these ...

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  7. CROI 2015: Liver Disease Progression Is Common Among Baby Boomers with Hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HIV and Hepatitis

    ... can lead to serious liver disease including cirrhosis (scarring), hepatocellular carcinoma (a type of primary liver cancer), and end-stage liver failure, with some patients requiring a liver transplant or dying from liver-related causes. The advent ...

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  8. New data on the regulation of the genetic activity that protects against lung cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... scientists have explored the role of a protein in regulating tumour development and found that it suppresses liver cancer growth in the lab. An Andalusian team of researchers led by the University of Granada has demonstrated the efficacy of a new ...

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  9. Breakthrough Medical Testing Ends the Mystery of Sick Building SyndromeRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | PR Log

    ... of the most deadly compounds known to man, as well as being documented to cause liver failure, kidney failure, liver cancer, kidney cancer, multiple diseases, and even death in human beings. These chemical compounds are so toxic that their detection ...

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  10. What's the shelf life of the food in your cupboards?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... "produces one of the most deadly toxins known to humankind. The toxin accumulates in the liver and can cause liver cancer." But, "If there's no mould on the shell and the internal part is sealed and protected" you should be fine. Dried herbs and ...

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  11. New Jersey fighting to die, Christie mumRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Courier News

    Two years ago, doctors diagnosed Janet Colbert with a rare form of liver cancer that is sure to kill her. A large portion of her liver was removed and a pump was implanted to deliver chemotherapy directly.

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  12. Dalton Edwards Thrives Athletically While Battling CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WBTV

    Even after being diagnosed with liver cancer in September of 2013, West Iredell student-athlete Dalton Edwards was determined to not let it take away his love of sports. His biggest dream is to play college soccer and he is still on track to make that dream come true.

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  13. Friends rally to support new mum diagnosed with cancer while pregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    ... Nina. For us to just simply be a family. She is our whole world." Nina has been diagnosed with adenocarcinoma liver cancer and primary cancer in her upper bowel. She is due to undergo chemotherapy shortly after recovering from the birth. Ed said the ...

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  14. Villagers' lifestyle presents unique treatment challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... hepatitis B at birth is also still common. Combined with alcoholism and parasites, some have liver failure and liver cancer. To borrow a martial term, sometimes a medical mission, especially solo, is like practicing guerrilla medicine. One can be ...

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  15. Event set to raise $80,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Area News

    ... a very moving event," he said. The team is made up of friends and family of Tayla Hirst, who was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2009. Tayla has been in remission for five years and this will be the third year that the Tayla Made team will ...

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  16. Hepatitis C Infections in Hospitals Show Need for Tight Infection Control PracticesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | US News & World Report

    ... those with chronic hepatitis C eventually develop acute disease, which can result in serious liver damage and liver cancer. Unlike its cousins hepatitis A and B, which can be prevented with a vaccine, there is no vaccine for hepatitis C. However, it ...

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  17. Dumaguing: Fatty liverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sun-Star

    FEBRUARY aside from being Heart Month is also designated as Liver Cancer awareness month. So before the month marches into March, it is well to remind our readers that liver cancer is one of the more common causes of mortality in the Philippines.

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  18. Quality control for adult stem cell treatmentRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Science Daily

    ... control study of individuals living in the UK, a part of the world with a relatively low incidence of liver cancer, statin use is associated with a decreased risk of liver cancer, Urinary angiotensinogen levels at the time of hospital admission ...

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  19. Synthetic biology breakthrough leads to cheaper statin productionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Science Daily

    ... control study of individuals living in the UK, a part of the world with a relatively low incidence of liver cancer, statin use is associated with a decreased risk of liver cancer, Urinary angiotensinogen levels at the time of hospital admission ...

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  20. Bristol-Myers: Drug Combo Cured Hepatitis C in 97% with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Pharmaceutical Processing

    ... Up to 20 percent will develop scarring of the liver, called cirrhosis, and of those, 20 percent could develop liver cancer. Dr. David Wyles, an associate professor at University of California-San Diego's Department of Medicine who led the study, ...

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