Tag: best-friend

Dogs Can Literally Sniff Out Prostate Cancer With Over 97% Accuracy, Study Finds

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dogs really are man's best friend – especially when it comes to sniffing out potentially lethal cancers , a new study has found. Research suggests that dogs can detect prostate cancer in roughly 98% of cases, simply through sniffing a man's urine

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Dogs trained to detect prostate cancer with more than 90% accuracy

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ability of two German shepherds to identify the most common form of cancer in British men has sparked hopes of finding a practical application Hopes that man’s best friend can help medics detect prostate cancer have been boosted by research suggesting that trained German shepherd dogs can sniff out the chemicals linked to the disease from urine samples with remarkable accuracy. The …

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Florist's generosity helps cancer charity

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, then flowers must come a pretty close second – and one central Wellington florist is going the extra mile for those who have been dealt a very hard hand.

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Fertility Hope for Cancer Patients

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Each year, nearly 49-thousand women under age 50 are diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in the u-s. Nearly 11-thousand of them are under age 40.

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Canine cancer treatment may soon help humans

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Man's best friend: a loyal companion, a protector, and now, a key element of cancer research.

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New Cancer Drug for Dogs Benefits Human Research, Drug Development

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new cancer drug for 'man's best friend' is helping advance cancer therapies for humans, too.

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Can puppies help you fight cancer? New study hopes to find out

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Puppies are man’s best friend, but can they also cure you of your ailments? A groundbreaking study hopes to find out.

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Woman's drive to raise £1m in memory of best friend

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

A DEVOTED sister who lost her “best friend” to cancer has taken on an ambitious challenge – to raise £1million in her memory. Roseann Gallagher's long battle with the disease came to an end in February, last year.

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Woman's drive to raise £1m in memory of best friend

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

A DEVOTED sister who lost her “best friend” to cancer has taken on an ambitious challenge – to raise

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Teesside University staff member shaves head for charity after being inspired by friend's cancer battle

| December 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jeanette Hughes sat in front of crowd of colleagues while best friend Kay Cauldwell carefully shaved her locks to raise money for Ovarian Cancer Action

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