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NCCS pioneers new drug regimen which reduces toxicities for renal cancer patients

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

( SingHealth ) A study led by the Genitourinary oncology team at National Cancer Centre Singapore has revealed conclusive results in reducing toxicities for Asian patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma or cancer that has spread beyond the kidney.

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Disparities in Defined Value Pose Challenges to Oncology Decision-Makers, Say NCCN Panelists

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Friday, March 13, 2015, as part of its 20th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care™, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® hosted its second roundtable, Value-Based Decision-Making …

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Cancer Institute dismisses news on ketum leaves

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

News on WhatsApp application not posted by the National Cancer Institute.

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Study to probe national Medicare database and state-held cancer databases in attempt to get to the bottom of Mr Fluffy …

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Researchers aiming to assess the health impact of living in Mr Fluffy asbestos-contaminated homes will seek access to the national Medicare database and state-held cancer databases from around the country.

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Fox Chase receives grant from National Breast Cancer Foundation

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Fox Chase Cancer Center ) Fox Chase Cancer Centers Office of Health Communications and Health Disparities once again received a grant from the National Breast Cancer Foundation to fund community-based breast cancer screening and patient navigation services. Fox Chase has been fortunate to receive this one-year grant for the past three years. It allows OHCHD to reach underserved, uninsured …

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PUBLISHED Community Medical Center Hosts Colorectal Cancer Symposium and Health Fair

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

— In recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Community Medical Center is offering two free community education programs to raise awareness about prevention, early detection and treatment of colorectal cancer.

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NCCN 20th Annual Conference Will Highlight 20 Years of Cancer Treatment Improvements and Explore Value in Oncology …

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® will host its 20th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care™, March 12 – 14, 2015, at The Diplomat in Hollywood, Florida. Approximately 1,500 …

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National Dress in Blue Day Spurs Action Across U.S.

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON — March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month, when people around the country work together to shine the spotlight on this common, yet highly preventable disease. To schedule a survivor …

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5yrs National strategy for Cancer control launched

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new National Strategy for Cancer Control in Ghana that provides key strategies and interventions for the management and control of major cancers for the next five years was on Wednesday launched in Accra.

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Call to ban asbestos use and imports

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Toxicology Information Unit of the National Hospital has called upon the construction authorities and the public to refrain from using asbestos sheets in houses due to the adverse health impact.

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