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  1. Test increases odds of correct surgery for thyroid cancer patientsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to the study published this month in the Annals of Surgery . "Before this test, about one in five potential thyroid cancer cases couldn't be diagnosed without an operation to remove a portion of the thyroid," said lead author Linwah Yip, M.D., ...

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  2. Bayer says Nexavar fails in breast cancer studyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... which Bayer is developing jointly with Amgen, is approved for use against certain types of liver, kidney and thyroid cancer. We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that ...

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  3. The Riviera Country Club Hosts Wish Upon a Wedding for Upcoming Vow RenewalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Riviera Country Club, in partnership with the Wish Upon a Wedding Organization, will host a vow renewal ceremony for a woman battling thyroid cancer and her husband.

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  4. UPMC-Developed Test Increases Odds of Correct Surgery for Thyroid Cancer PatientsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... to the study published this month in the Annals of Surgery . "Before this test, about one in five potential thyroid cancer cases couldn't be diagnosed without an operation to remove a portion of the thyroid," said lead author Linwah Yip, M.D., ...

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  5. Shelton Cyclist Elliot Gualtiere Pedals for Cancer in CT ChallengeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... cancer survivors on Saturday when the ride celebrates its 10th anniversary. Gualtiere, who was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2010, will be riding 50 miles with Team BMW. He has been involved with the Challenge since that diagnosis, both as a ...

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  6. Cancer Lessons I Learned From a Fictional Teenage BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... a cancer support group. Augustus is in remission for osteosarcoma, while Hazel is in treatment for stage four thyroid cancer. Hazel is on oxygen, which she brings everywhere in a rolling case. Augustus has a prosthetic leg. For most of the film, ...

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  7. UPMC-Developed Test Increases Odds of Correct Surgery for Thyroid...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... report researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI), partner with UPMC CancerCenter. Thyroid cancer is usually very curable, and we are getting closer to quickly and efficiently identifying and treating all cases of thyroid ...

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  8. 'Life itself': Save yourself the aisle seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Examiner.com

    " Life itself " is the powerfully sad and inspirational documentary about film critic, Roger Ebert .

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  9. Is this Exelixis Stock's Worst Nightmare?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Motley Fool

    ... risk for the company is if it fails to get Cometriq approved and commercialized beyonds its current, limited thyroid cancer indication. Let's take a look at the nightmare scenario and see if there's a way out. A necessary expansion While Exelixis ...

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  10. Can Watching Grandchildren Entitle Employee To FMLA Leave?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | JD Supra

    ... that an employee who cared for the children of her daughter while her daughter was receiving treatment for thyroid cancer was entitled to federal FMLA leave for periods spent providing such care. Noting that "care" for which leave must be granted ...

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  11. Transoral roboticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2013 | Stanford

    ... implanted in his stomach. He tolerated that for three years until he was diagnosed with a new health problem: thyroid cancer. But the obstruction from his throat's scar tissue made surgery to remove the new cancer problematic. By this time, he had ...

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  12. Superintendent: Toxic Testing Results from Malibu Schools Released to InciteRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Patch.com

    ... these agencies follow. Last fall when we learned that three employees reported they had been diagnosed with thyroid cancer, the District sought advice from the Department of Public Health, the EPA and the DTSC, initiating steps that led to the ...

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  13. Guyton girl takes a sweet stand against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Effingham Herald

    ... She will have that stand.'" Jacobs is herself a cancer survivor, after being diagnosed 11 years ago with thyroid cancer. She underwent surgery and radiation - "no chemo, thank God," she said - and has received cancer-free results at her regular ...

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  14. Review: Comedian Brian Regan's humor 'relatable'Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Capital-Journal

    ... of comedy similar to Regan's: family-friendly, discussing aspects of his life, like his recent bout with thyroid cancer. Regan took the stage at nearly 8:45 p.m. and did a little more than an hour of standup, including an encore. His commentary on ...

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  15. Tamara Weiss, MD, Recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in Radiation OncologyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... treatment. She also treats thyroid, pediatric and gynecological patients while conducting research on thyroid cancer. On an administrative level, Dr. Weiss coordinates departmental operations. She attributes her success to her love for her ...

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  16. Scientists Seek Answers With Space Station Thyroid Cancer StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Researchers recently made use of the microgravity environment aboard the space station for the Microgravity on Human Thyroid Carcinoma Cells study, with the hope to reveal answers that will help in the fight against thyroid cancer.

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  17. Movie review: 'Life Itself'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    ... a fighter. Early in life, he combated alcoholism, and won. In the early 2002 he was diagnosed with papillary thyroid cancer, and after several surgeries was left unable to speak. But that did not deter him-Ebert continued writing movie reviews, as ...

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  18. Video: Antinuclear 'Summertime Blues' seems timely with new Fukushima controversyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Georgia Straight

    ... on north-eastern Japan". They state that it's "difficult to accept" the UNSCEAR report's conclusion that thyroid cancer cases in Fukushima are consistent with results from a study of Ukrainians. "While the report was released in April of 2014, it ...

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  19. New report documents devastating impacts of deep cuts to public healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Science Daily

    ... efforts to find cures and new therapies for endocrine diseases like diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, and thyroid cancer and cuts in the federal budget have adversely affected the public's health and economy, the authors write. Today, the Endocrine ...

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  20. Right-to-die Bill 'could change moral compass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | IcNetwork

    ... and calling for the Disability Discrimination Act to be amended. The 71-year-old mum was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 1975, 1978 and 1995 and in 1997 she was struck down with bowel cancer. "The point is that everyone should be encouraged to want ...

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