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Livestrong charity announces new CEO for post-Armstrong era

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Cancer-fighting charity Livestrong has named a new CEO as the foundation continues to dig out from the performance-enhancing drug use scandal of founder Lance Armstrong.

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Prostate cancer research breakthrough from Sydney's Centenary Institute

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Researchers from the Origins of Cancer group have opened the door to a new treatment for prostate cancer which can starve cancer cells.

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Prostate cancer research breakthrough from Sydney's Centenary Institute

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Researchers from the Origins of Cancer group have opened the door to a new treatment for prostate cancer which can starve cancer cells.

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UF Health honored as cancer 'center of excellence'

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The UF Health Cancer Center has received a new honor from the Florida Department of Health.

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UF Health honored as cancer 'center of excellence'

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The UF Health Cancer Center has received a new honor from the Florida Department of Health.

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No more plans, fundraising for Calgary cancer hospital: document

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fundraising for a new one-stop cancer centre in Calgary appears to be over, with no intentions of planning or budgeting for a new building or renovation at the Foothills site, according to an internal document from the Alberta Cancer Foundation.

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Cancer Groups Celebrate Pa. Program That Helps Taxpayers Donate To Research Programs

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today, a ceremony was held at Drexel University’s College of Medicine, where two breast cancer research programs are benefitting this year from the refund checkoff program.

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A way to measure the effectiveness of blood cancer drug

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

London, March 1 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new method to monitor the effect of anti-cancer drugs on people suffering from a type of blood cancer. “This new approach will enable us to test drugs on cells taken from patients, either at presentation or in a clinical trial setting,” said lead researcher Tony Whetton from the University of Manchester in Britain.

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New options found for treating pancreatic cancer

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Melbourne, Feb 27 (IANS) Sufferers of pancreatic cancer, a disease hard to find and even harder to treat, will have new medical options thanks to genomic sequencing, Australian researchers announced Friday.

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Mum refuses NHS cancer treatment and vows to beat deadly disease with raw vegetable diet

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A young mother has refused lifesaving cancer treatment and chose instead to try to cure herself from the deadly disease. Kelly Logan, from Dagenham, Essex, was diagnosed with breast cancer just five months ago after finding a lump.

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