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Gold by special delivery intensifies cancer-killing radiation

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Brown University ) Researchers at Brown and the University of Rhode Island have demonstrated what could become a more precise method for targeting cancer cells for radiation. The method would use cancer-seeking peptides to ferry nanoparticles of gold to the site. The gold then helps focus radiation on the cancer cells.

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Russian News Outlet Forced to Delete Reporting on Spate of Cancer Suicides

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Russia's media watchdog is pressuring a religion-focused news site not to report on why nearly a dozen people suffering from cancer committed suicide last month in Moscow, the site said in a statement Thursday.

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Essex Chronicle published Springfield Hospital gets go-ahead to build £9 million…

| April 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

A PRIVATE hospital in Chelmsford is to invest £9 million in a new cancer care unit, which is set to open this December.Springfield Hospital's scheme, part of its wider £16 million expansion plans, has already been given the go-ahead by Chelmsford City Council.The plans will also see the site get a bigger outpatients unit.General manager David Hewitt said: “We do quite a bit of chemotherapy here …

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Silver used Sept. 11 to steer $500G to doctor: letter

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the letter dated July 5, 2005, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver promised the public money would go toward vital research on residents and workers at the site of the World Trade Center terror attacks who may have been exposed to asbestos when the buildings collapsed.

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118.22 ¥/$ (5 p.m.)

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. The National Cancer Center has launched a project to find patients with a rare type of lung cancer for clinical tests on a new drug that may be effective in combating the disease.

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Asbestos found at former school site

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the public are warned to stay out of former school grounds in Clydebank after asbestos was found at the site.

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US Cases of Invasive Cancer Drop Slightly

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rates of new cancer cases in the United States have fallen slightly in recent years, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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New Maggie’s centre will be ‘oasis of calm’ + time lapse video

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

FOR the past 10 years charity Maggie’s Oxford has provided practical and emotional support for people affected by cancer at the city’s Churchill Hospital. As the team prepares to move to a striking new £3m home on the site, health reporter OLIVER EVANS finds out more

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How To Be Beautiful When You Have Cancer: Leukaemia Patient Sets Up Inspirational Beauty Blog

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Meet our new hero: 21-year-old Emily Parker, the young woman who was left wrecked by a battle with cancer , only to start up an inspirational beauty blog . Although the leukaemia almost wiped her out after months of chemotherapy, she was determined to write about her experiences and inspire other cancer sufferers to “bring normality back” by looking good

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Register Investigation: Asbestos dispute at historic Younkers building heats up

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

REGISTER INVESTIGATION: A contractor initially involved in renovations at the former Younkers building in downtown Des Moines claims that hundreds of people are being exposed daily to asbestos or lead poisoning at the site. 12 photos: Groundbreaking at the Younkers building Inside: Check out court documents and more related to the dispute

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