THE ASSOCIATION OF FAMILIES AND PEOPLE WITH CANCER TORREVIEJA ...On Friday evening, November 30th,Torrevieja's newest official association, number 241, officially opened their doors. 'Afecáncer', Asociación de Familiares y Enfermos de Cáncer de Torrevieja (AFECÁNCER) or The Association of Families and People with ...
Cancer center in new Walter Reed medical center near DC to be named for Pa.'s ...WINDBER, Pa. - A cancer treatment program based at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center near Washington, D.C. is being named for the late Democrat U.S.
Common diabetes drug could fight ovarian cancerResearchers from the Mayo Clinic found that ovarian cancer patients - who also had diabetes - lived longer than other ovarian cancer patients when they were taking metformin. According to the scientists, they had been researching the link between ...
DR. KATZ: Cancer screening can be a double-edged swordA study published in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that mammography routinely finds cancers that would be better left unfound - cancers that would not progress, and do not need treatment. The authors make this case by examining time ...
Cancer rates in New York rise 2% but deaths dropALBANY - The number of cancer cases in New York grew slightly since last year, up 2 percent to more than 109,000 incidences.
Childhood Cancer-Linked Mutations May Point Toward New Therapeutic TargetsThe discovery of mutations in two related genes that are involved in neuroblastoma, the most aggressive form of childhood cancer, may identify a novel, defective pathway in these cancers and help uncover potential new therapeutic targets. Neuroblastoma ...
New Cancer Journal Is Sign of the TimesThe peer-reviewed Cancer Immunology Research will publish original research on advances in the field, according to its sponsor, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). "Recent clinical successes have validated the longstanding idea that ...
More cancers may be missed under latest mammogram guidelinesThe contentious U.S. guidelines that recommend fewer mammograms for most women could lead to lower screening rates and a dip in breast cancer detection, two new studies suggest. In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force - an independent ...
Married Cancer Research Couple Both Get Breast CancerFighting cancer is never easy. But as Dr. Oliver Bogler undergoes his second month of chemotherapy for breast cancer, he says he is grateful that his wife can relate. Five years ago, she was also going through her second month of chemotherapy, also for ...
Cancer Society leads battle against the disease in both BC and YukonThis year, two in five Canadians - possibly your parents, children or friends - will be diagnosed with cancer. It is a disease that has an impact on each of our lives because cancer is the leading cause of death in Canada. When we consider our role in ...
Manisha Koirala Goes US For Cancer TreatmentWhile her family members doesn't want to speak about the sensitive issue giving the seriousness of it, some sources at the hospital rubbished the cancer speculations and stated that Manisha's check-up is still incomplete and she is undergoing treatment.
HPV tied to throat cancers: studyHPV tied to throat cancers.jpg. A sexually transmitted infection usually thought of in connection to cervical cancer is also tied to a five-times greater risk of cancer of the vocal cords or voice box, according to a Chinese study. Chinese researchers ...
Cancer Survivor or Victim of Overdiagnosis?After correcting for underlying trends and the use of hormone replacement therapy, we found that the introduction of screening has been associated with about 1.5 million additional women receiving a diagnosis of early stage breast cancer. That would be ...
Cancer group grateful for community supportThe Greater Newburyport Ovarian Cancer Awareness (GNOCA) group wishes to express its deepest thanks to the community for its tremendous support in 2012, our second year.
Yuvraj Singh launches cancer screening driveKolkata, Dec 3 - Returning to international cricket after a brave battle against cancer, Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh Monday joined hands with a leading hospital here to launch a screening drive for early detection and cure for the dreaded disease.
Wisconsin cancer support group draws criticism by dropping comedian Gilda ...But the move prompted outrage from some Radner fans - who saw it as a slight to a woman who confronted cancer with dignity and humour - and led other chapters across the nation to hastily reaffirm they have absolutely no intention of changing their ...
Treating childhood cancer in developing countries less expensive than believed(Medical Xpress)—The assumption that childhood cancer in developing countries is prohibitively expensive to treat is challenged by new research contributed to by the University of Sydney.
Aspirin Tied to Reduced Risk of Liver CancerIn a large prospective study, researchers have found an association between aspirin use and a reduced risk of liver cancer.
APNewsBreak: Cancer agency OK'd faulty $11M grantLeaders of Texas' embattled $3 billion cancer-fighting effort approved an $11 million grant to a biomedical company even though the proposal wasn't reviewed, according to an internal audit that deepens the troubles of a state agency that has been ...
Cops look for child snatched from cancer wardCops look for child snatched from cancer ward. Phoenix, Ariz., police are searching for an 11-year-old cancer patient who was seen on surveillance camera being snuck out of a hospital ward by her mother.