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NY Pinoys shave heads for childhood cancer research

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

New York City – New Yorkers are braving the shave to save the world from childhood cancer. Young Filipino American Jeff Delfin volunteered to go bald for charity at the Candlelighters NYC 10th Annual Hero Celebration. Deflin said, “I feel it’s important as an act of solidarity for everyone who is going through this tough […]

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New Study Finds Mesothelioma Drug More Effective When Delivered in ‘Bubbles,’ According to Surviving Mesothelioma

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

There is new evidence that an advanced new drug delivery system using bubble-like liposomes may help the world’s top mesothelioma drug work better.

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Early detection of breast cancer can save your life

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

There is no vaccine or preventive measure that can be taken to guarantee the prevention of breast cancer. Breast cancer does not discriminate. The disease, which is not exclusive to any age group or ethnicity, is considered the most common type of cancer affecting women around the world could affect anyone.

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Eisai Launches Anticancer Agent Lenvima in the United States

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

First Country in the World to Gain Access to New Treatment Option TOKYO, Mar 2, 2015 – (JCN Newswire) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that its U.S. subsidiary Eisai Inc

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Hormone Replacement Therapy experts say risk of ovarian cancer 'extremely small'

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wellington, Mar. 02 (ANI): Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) experts have stated that risk of ovarian cancer “extremely small” amidst reports that treatment poses serious threat to health. The NSW Cancer Council accepted and promoted the findings, as did many GPs and health authorities around the world.

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Cancer cases in Iran's Khuzestan province skyrocket over past 15 years

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Red Crescent sources report a 500-percent increase in the number of cancer patients in Khuzestan in the past 15 years. Ahvaz, the capital of Khuzestan, is considered one of the most polluted cities in the world, and Kaveh Jaseb told IRNA that lung, stomach and blood cancer are respectively the most common forms of cancer in the province.

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Pattaya Mail

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many of us know people who have cancer, have lost their battle with cancer or have beaten this terrible disease. On Wednesday 4th February students, teachers and parents supported World Cancer Day by filling cups with coins whilst sporting crazy hair styles for the day.

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Importance of supporting children with cancer emphasised

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Supporting children with cancer across the world, especially those who do not have access to specialised clinics or hospitals, is of extreme importance, said Shaikha Jawaher Bint Mohammad Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. Shaikha Jawaher is Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients Society (FoCP …

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Healthy morning tea shines light on cancer risks

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dozens of health workers and hospital staff enjoyed a colourful morning tea to mark World Cancer Day last week.

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