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Moffitt Cancer Center Research Aims to Reduce Health Care Disparities

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, queer/questioning and intersex (LGBTQI) population has been largely understudied by the medical community.

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Superior Treatment against HPV Throat Cancer is Catching On; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD …

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Transoral surgical techniques (TOS) are the most effective procedures against HPV throat cancer, according to a study published online in the medical journal Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery in advance of April 2015. (1) The CBCD reviews the study and recommends Novirin against the latent HPV virus. (PRWeb March 15, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com …

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Alex Ross Perry Appeals For Donations For Cat's Cancer Treatment

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Filmmaker Alex Ross Perry has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help cover the medical costs for his pet cat Fluffy, who starred alongside Jason Schwartzman and Elisabeth Moss in his 2014 drama Listen Up Philip.

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UPMC rival ups North Hills presence

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

With Allegheny Health Network set to open its gleaming 175,000-square-foot medical pavilion in the Wexford section of Pine next week, one of the medical system’s most obvious needs — an anchor presence in the well-heeled North Hills market — has been addressed.

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Health networks increase presence in North Hills

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

With Allegheny Health Network set to open its gleaming 175,000-square-foot medical pavilion in the Wexford section of Pine next week, one of the medical system’s most obvious needs — an anchor presence in the well-heeled North Hills market — has been addressed.

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Researchers Have Found That Botox Could One Day Be Used In Treating Gastric Cancers

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Botox is in the news again, and this time it looks like potentially good news for some cancer treatments. Although it still receives mixed reviews as a result of its association with cosmetic procedures and some high-profile failures, the medical world is discovering new ways in which Botox can help treat a wide range of conditions. In a new …

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High quality cancer treatment, close to home

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Our cancer center is small, but punches well above its weight,” Dr.

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Cancer Experts at University of Maryland School of Medicine Hail Proton Beam Therapies as Effective Means of Radiation …

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team of leading experts in radiation oncology from the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) have published an opinion piece in the Aug. 1 issue of the medical publication The Cancer Letter, stating that several types of cancer patients requiring radiation therapy would benefit from specialized proton beam therapy as a treatment method over the more commonly used radiation methods.

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ACR Statement on Cancer Study Regarding Patient Anxiety From CT Lung Cancer Screening

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anxiety regarding inconclusive cancer screening test results among some patients is real and is only natural. However, as evidenced by Gareen et al, published July 25 in Cancer, the incidence and effects of anxiety associated with false positive or other results of computed tomography (CT) lung cancer screening exams are far less than claimed by some in the medical community.

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Virginia Cancer Specialists Celebrates 40 Years of Patient Care in Northern Virginia

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The month of July marks a very important milestone for Virginia Cancer Specialists , a long-standing member of the medical community and the region’s leading cancer care provider.

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