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  1. 22-year-old awaiting lung transplant diesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

    In order to stay alive, Hannah needed a lung transplant, but was told by Emory Hospital that they would not consider her for a transplant because her BMI was too high. Her parents say their daughter gained weight while in the hospital due to fluid retention.

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  2. FUNDRAISERS: Charlie York, in the checked shirt, with friends from Aysgarth SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    OLD boy managed to complete part of a sponsored walk held to support him, despite just undergoing a double lung transplant. Charlie even walked six miles himself , although he only had the operation ten weeks ago at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London.

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  3. Thousands raised to support Charlie and raise money for Cystic Fibrosis researchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    OLD boy managed to complete part of a sponsored walk held to support him, despite just undergoing a double lung transplant. Charlie even walked six miles himself , although he only had the operation ten weeks ago at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London.

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  4. Novel bi-directional cannula that prevents severe complications following cardiac surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A novel bi-directional cannula that prevents severe complications following cardiac surgery has been developed by School of Clinical Sciences' Mr Randall Moshinsky. A Department of Surgery Adjunct Senior Lecturer and Monash Health Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Mr Moshinsky has recently patented the device in the US that will enable safer cardiopulmonary bypass procedures and extra corporeal membrane oxygenation support of the circulation and respiration.

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  5. Golf Tournament to Benefit Mission Viejo Girls who Lost Their MommyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Friends and family of Laura Brock are sponsoring a golf tournament this Sunday, Oct. 26 at San Juan Hills Golf Club. One hundred percent of the proceeds will go directly to the care and future of Ava and Georgia Brock, ages 4 and 2, who recently lost their mother, Laura, to a sudden and tragic illness.

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  6. PERFORMANCE: The Jazz Bridge "Jazz on the Mainline,a Third...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    One show starts at 7:30 p.m. Information: 215-517-8337. artist Monnette Sudler is a treasure in this region-and beyond-and Jazz Bridge is pleased to welcome her back to the concert stage after her heroic and successful battle, via lung transplant, with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis lung disease.

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  7. Get relief from acid reflux with pillowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 4 Jax

    There's good news for people who suffer from nighttime heartburn and acid reflux, also known as gastro esophageal reflux disease, or GERD. A new study shows a special pillow may help relieve acid that creeps back up into the esophagus while sleeping, causing discomfort and often a bitter taste.

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  8. Rare lung disease strikes two Portland musicians, benefits tonight and Nov. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OregonLive.com

    A benefit for drummer Tom Royer will be held at Jimmy Mak's at 7 p.m. tonight , as the Portland musician waits for a lung transplant. Royer is facing idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a disease that requires him to be on oxygen 24 hours a day.

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  9. FDA News Roundup: Eisai, Pfizer, Roche, Boehringer Ingelheim, And MoreRead the original story

    Monday | Pharmaceutical Online

    Helsinn and Eisai announced that their drug Akynzeo , indicated for the prevention of chemo-induced nausea and vomiting, became the first approved fixed combination oral treatment to combine an NK1 receptor antagonist and palonosetron in one capsule. The drug was investigated in Phase 2 and Phase 3 trials in patients that needed moderately to highly emetogenic chemotherapy regimens to treat their cancer.

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  10. Tickets on sale for variety show in remembrance of Pevensey womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hailsham Today

    Britain's Got Talent star Steve Hewlett will be hosting a variety based talent show on October 25 in memory of Pevensey Bay woman Nicola Langlands. Nicola died in December last year.

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  11. Opponent sues Bergen County Executive Donovan over 'slanderous' attack adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NJ.com

    PARAMUS - Democratic County Executive candidate Jim Tedesco filed a defamation lawsuit against Kathleen Donovan and the Republican state committee over a campaign attack ad. Donovan's television ad begins by showing a clip of Tedesco's recent attack ad, a faux newscast, and says, "Tedesco's lying because the real press reports he's caught up in a corruption scandal.

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  12. Social Security disability system near impossible to navigate without legal help,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Alabama Live

    Linda Bowen waited four years for a Mobile-area judge to approve her application for disability benefits. Her husband applied last November for benefits for himself.

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  13. Just Breathe benefit set for Donald Zulch, Ludlow father of six who received lung transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MassLive.com

    Donald Zulch, of Ludlow, front row center, is shown here with his wife, Marissa, left, and their six sons. A community fundraiser to help the Zulch family is planned for Oct. 24 at the Polish-American Citizens Club in Ludlow.

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  14. Tedesco: Donovan TV Commercial and Mass Mailing Full of LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Paramus Post

    Jim Tedesco, the Democratic candidate for Bergen County Executive, today hosted a news conference at Parkview Residences to address the slanderous television commercial and mass mailing issued by Kathe Donovan. He also highlighted the success of the affordable housing facility and how it benefits dozens of local families.

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  15. Privilege to touch heartsRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Fiji Times

    In his 16-year career, he has so far touched more than 4000 hearts but there was only one heart that touched him fondly. Dr Chandra Shekhar Kulkarni became a cardiac surgeon when he was 26 years old and the first surgery he performed was on a few months old baby who had a hole in his heart.

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  16. Clinic puts the boot into nasty nailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Mid Devon Star

    A REVOLUTIONARY treatment to kick a growing health issue which affects thousands of people across the South-West into touch has arrived in Tavistock. The Fitzgerald Clinic, in Plymouth Road, is the first in the region to offer a revolutionary laser treatment for fungal nail infections, which affect up to eight out of every 100 people nationally every year.

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  17. Showcase: QB battles past cystic fibrosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Arizona Republic

    Matt Mitchell downs protein drinks, takes enzymes, carries a bottle of Gatorade, and throws touchdown passes for Glendale Joy Christian High's 7-1 football team. What most people don't know is that Mitchell lives with cystic fibrosis, a hereditary disease that affects the lungs and digestive system, and, before the 1990s, life expectancy was in the teens-to-late 20s.

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  18. FDA Approves Esbriet to Treat Idiopathic Pulmonary FibrosisRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | P&T Community

    Pirfenidone has received FDA approval for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis , a condition in which the lungs become progressively scarred over time. Patients with IPF experience shortness of breath, cough, and have difficulty participating in everyday physical activities.

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  19. Esbriet, Ofev Approved to Treat Deadly Lung DiseaseRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | MedlinePlus

    Two new drugs have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat progressive lung scarring from an uncertain cause, medically called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis . Symptoms of IPF include shortness of breath, cough and difficulty engaging in everyday activities.

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    Thursday Oct 16 | News Times

    Executives with Boehringer Ingelheim were elated this week to learn that the FDA approved Ofev, a drug in development for more than 16 years for the treatment of a fatal lung disease that has no cure. Many were surprised, however, when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration also approved'on the same day ' a drug that Boehinger Ingelheim's competitor, Roche, has also been developing to treat the disease.

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