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Breast Cancer Surgery Now Often Involves Fewer Lymph Nodes

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Breast Cancer Surgery Now Often Involves Fewer Lymph Nodes Category: Health News Created: 4/3/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Life matters more than breast cancer: survivor

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Women in western Newfoundland diagnosed with breast cancer definitely factor in the turmoils of travelling for radiation when considering types of treatment, says Joan Penney. However, the ultimate decision pertaining to a mastectomy often comes down to it being the safest bet in being rid of …

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Bevacizumab (Avastin) Fails to Improve Survival for Patients Newly Diagnosed with Glioblastoma

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Adding bevacizumab (Avastin) to standard chemotherapy and radiation treatment does not improve survival for patients newly diagnosed with the often deadly brain cancer glioblastoma, researchers report in the Feb. 20 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Cancer Survivors in Rural Areas Often Skip Care Due to Costs: Study

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Title: Cancer Survivors in Rural Areas Often Skip Care Due to Costs: Study Category: Health News Created: 10/4/2013 9:35:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM

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Ovarian cancer 'biomarker' screening works to find disease early

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A two-step process that begins by looking for a sudden change in a cancer marker may hold the key to detecting ovarian cancer earlier in its development, when this often-lethal cancer is easier to treat successfully, says a new study published in the journal Cancer.

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Ovarian cancer 'biomarker' screening works to find disease early

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

A two-step process that begins by looking for a sudden change in a cancer marker may hold the key to detecting ovarian cancer earlier in its development, when this often-lethal cancer is easier to treat successfully, says a new study published in the journal Cancer.

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Researchers look for changes in ‘biomarker’ to detect ovarian cancer early

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

A two-step process that begins by looking for a sudden change in a cancer marker may hold the key to detecting ovarian cancer earlier in its development, when this often-lethal cancer is easier to treat successfully, says a new study published in the j…

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Catch ovarian cancer before the disease catches you

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The death of Pierce Brosnan’s daughter, Charlotte, from ovarian cancer must increase awareness of this often ignored disease, says Max Pemberton        

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Safer, more effective treatment option for ovarian cancer

| May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

A novel, targeted approach to chemotherapy that makes ovarian cancer cells more susceptible to the cytotoxic effects of an antitumor drug may offer a safer, more effective treatment option for this often deadly form of cancer.

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Black Men Often Face Delays in Prostate Cancer Care: Study

| April 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Title: Black Men Often Face Delays in Prostate Cancer Care: Study Category: Health News Created: 4/3/2013 4:35:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 4/4/2013 12:00:00 AM

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