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Dereham two-year-old Macaulay gets his hair chopped for charity

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

But when two-year-old Macaulay Burden is a little bit older he will realise that it was all for a good cause. The Dereham youngster’s first haircut has already raised over £500 for children’s cancer charity Clic Sargent, and the money is still rolling in.

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Aspirin users with common genes may get less colon cancer – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Researchers have identified common genetic traits that may explain how aspirin can help protect against colon cancer.

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Fight Cancer Night Headlines Busy Homestand

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wichita, KS. (March 16th) – The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, return home this weekend after a seven-game road swing to host the Allen Americans on Friday and the Tulsa Oilers on Saturday.

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Mike Lang brings program to help young cancer patients to Alberta

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new program designed to help young adults undergoing cancer treatment cope with their unique challenges was launched on Thursday. From March 20 to 22, Survive and Thrive and the Kids Cancer Foundation are hosting a free retreat for cancer patients aged 18 to 39 at Camp Kindle, northwest of Calgary.

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Barrett-Jackson classic car auction raises $140,000 for TGen cancer research

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

( The Translational Genomics Research Institute ) What do a classic '79 Cutlass, Best Actress nominee Sharon Stone and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) all have in common?

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Breakthrough in understanding how cancer cells metastasize

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

( McGill University ) A protein commonly found in human cells could be an important switch that activates cancer cell metastasis, according to a new study by researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital — The Neuro at McGill University and the MUHC. The finding focuses attention on a biological mechanism that until now was largely overlooked. The discovery of the protein's …

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Student cancer survivor finds purpose in diagnosis | News

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fresh out of a Chem 120 exam, Makayla Claussen, junior in kinesiology, sat working the desk at The Studio in Hodges Library. “I think I failed it,” she laughed. Involved in Campus Disabilities Advocates, the Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society and the Black Cultural Programming Committee, Claussen comes across as …

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School community, others donate to provide comfort to cancer patients

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

POLAND — The Poland Central School District and the surrounding community pulled together to provide support to people who are undergoing chemotherapy to treat cancer.

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| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The legendary Glamorous Solicitor showcases the style, the beauty and the sophistication for which the legal profession is so rightly known. A cancer charity has banned Irish firm Arthur Cox from giving it donations.

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Mum-of-two ready to get dirty in fight against cancer

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

A WORCESTER cancer survivor is getting ready to get her hands – and the rest of her body – dirty as she prepares for the city's first Pretty Muddy event.

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