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  1. Yorkshire Three Peaks trek for Colne dadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pendle Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A year after thyroid cancer diagnosis, Paul Whittaker will walk the Yorkshire Three Peaks with a team of nine including brothers Karl and Antony .

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  2. Are Hormone Levels or Other Blood Tests Helpful in Detecting Menopause?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... dysfunction can present symptoms that are nearly identical to menopause. Some pathologies that include thyroid cancer must be explored to determine if treatment is required. While most times the tests turn out to be negative, and menopause is the ...

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  3. How radiation works in treatment of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... s all types of cancer. He has a special interest in the multidisciplinary head and neck cancer clinic, treats thyroid cancer with radioactive iodine, and is participating in further development of St. Mary's brain tumor treatment program.

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  4. Longtime Firefighter Needs Community's HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... made a career out of rushing into dangerous situations to help people in need. Silva, 42, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer earlier this year. She has since run out of all her vacation and sick days and is unable to make ends meet let alone pay ...

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  5. Oakes, ND, Student Overcomes CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Brittany Roney was a nearly straight A student and president of her FFA chapter. Then, just before homecoming last fall, she was diagnosed with Thyroid cancer.

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  6. World Thyroid Day is Heralded by International Thyroid SocietiesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... functions, such as energy level and heart rate. Almost everyone knows someone affected by thyroid disease or thyroid cancer. In addition to the 20 million Americans who have some form of thyroid disease, more than 12 percent of the U.S. population ...

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  7. World Thyroid Day Is Heralded by International Thyroid Societies on May 25Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | Newswise

    ... functions, such as energy level and heart rate. Almost everyone knows someone affected by thyroid disease or thyroid cancer. In addition to the 20 million Americans who have some form of thyroid disease, more than 12 percent of the U.S. population ...

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  8. Dogs trained to sniff out cancerRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Washington Times

    For researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, that was a good thing. The curly-haired golden retriever was passing her test for the day, one that could earn her a spot on a team of dogs that can help detect thyroid cancer, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported.

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  9. Veracyte lung cancer test could help avoid some risky biopsiesRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Reuters

    ... risk of causing a collapsed lung and surgical biopsy costs more than $20,000. Veracyte, which also sells a thyroid cancer test, said its lung test would cost between $3,000 and $4,000. This year, more than eight million Americans with a history of ...

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  10. Radiologist-driven patient-centered care for nuclear medicine therapy produces positive resultsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Applied Radiology

    ... increased from 147 in 2009 to 204 in 2013. Almost all of the consultations in 2013 were with patients with thyroid cancer. Initial consultation times typically range from 15 to 50 minutes, with an average of 26 minutes. The authors state that ...

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  11. Novo Nordisk Inc. Release: New Analysis Of Data In Adults With...Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | BioSpace

    ... gland. Some of these tumors were cancers. It is not known if SaxendaA will cause thyroid tumors or a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid cancer in people. If medullary thyroid cancer occurs, it may lead to death if not detected and ...

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  12. Aiken relays to find a cure for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Star

    ... When asked about the reasons for her participation, Wells said, “I am eight years cancer-free from thyroid cancer, and of course, family and dear friends who also fight the fight, and it's a great cause. You have some fun and fight the fight ...

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  13. Honorary Relay For Life Caregiver, Survivor Grateful For Family, Community SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Newtown Bee

    The 2015 Newtown Relay For Life is uniting two very special residents. Since her diagnosis with thyroid cancer at age 21, Honorary Survivor Lauren Pade has recovered and achieved a career in nursing, while Honorary Caregiver Jack Nahmias, who along with children Megan and Jonathon, will be honoring the memory of wife and mother Deb Nahmias, who lost her battle with cancer in 2012.

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  14. Eisai to Present New Data on Several Oncology Compounds at ASCO 2015Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Digital Post Production

    ... lenvatinib, a receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) inhibitor, in radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer; palonosetron in the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in pediatric patients; and NEPA, an oral fixed ...

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  15. Eisai to Present New Research on Oncology Products and Pipeline at 51st ASCO Annual MeetingRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Digital Post Production

    ... biomarkers of response and resistance in the Phase III study of lenvatinib in 131I-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer (SELECT study). Eisai positions oncology as a key franchise area. The company will continue to create innovation in the ...

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  16. Dudley News: Dudley pals to swing into action for Macmillan Cancer SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... charity, which is close to their hearts. Adrian, aged 37, from Holly Hall , explained: "I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer last September and Macmillan really helped me. I was given the all clear in January but there are a lot of people who still ...

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  17. The Wonder Whackers: Mitchell Raybould, Gavin Burns, James Price and Adrian Burns.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... charity, which is close to their hearts. Adrian, aged 37, from Holly Hall , explained: "I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer last September and Macmillan really helped me. I was given the all clear in January but there are a lot of people who still ...

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  18. What Real-Life Doctors Say About Mad Men's Shocking Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... Over the years we've seen Don Draper's first wife endure philandering, divorce, massive weight gain , a thyroid cancer scare , and advances from creepy neighbor-kid Glenn, but this episode creator Matthew Weiner really let the chilly chain-smoking ...

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  19. No health risk from iodine, authorities sayRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | China Daily

    Iodized salt does not cause thyroid cancer, which has become more common in China in recent years, health authorities announced on Monday, ahead of China's Iodine Deficiency Sickness Prevention Day that falls on May 15. China's top health authority said on Monday that consuming iodized salt is still necessary in most parts of China to prevent any diseases related to iodine-deficiency, even though such diseases have been largely contained in China. "There is no scientific evidence to show that the increasing occurrence of thyroid diseases reported in recent years is directly related to consuming iodized salt," the National Health and Family Planning Commission said in a statement on Monday.

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  20. McGill launches medical marijuana registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CTV

    ... 24 years old, Tristan Williams has a hip prosthesis and uses a cane to help him walk. He was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at 12 years old, with multiple sclerosis at 19 and had a second battle with cancer at of 21, when the thyroid cancer ...

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