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2014/10/23 22:23
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There are screening tools for several different types of cancer, including mammograms to detect breast cancer and colonoscopies for colon cancer. But there is nothing for one of the deadliest and most...
2014/10/23 22:23
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2014/10/23 22:13
2014/10/23 22:13
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Tom Menino, former Boston mayor, suspending cancer treatments and book tourPosted: Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:15 PM EDTUpdated: Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:21 PM EDT Menino has been hospitalized...
2014/10/23 21:55
2014/10/23 21:55
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Former Mayor Thomas Menino’s recently announced cancer diagnosis has many of us scratching our heads. How is it possible for a stealth cancer to spread to a person’s liver and lymph nodes without...
2014/10/23 19:27
2014/10/23 19:27
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Boston Children’s Hospital has selected three top finalists for its first “Innovation Tank,” which will doll out $30,000 to the winner. The winner will be named on Oct. 31 at the hospital’s Global...
2014/10/23 18:42
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The treatment paired two chemotherapy drugs currently used to treat Ewing sarcoma (EWS) with experimental drugs called poly-ADP ribose polymerase (PARP) inhibitors that interfere with DNA repair. PARP...
2014/10/23 17:22
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FOXBORO – Chandler Jones was the only player from the Patriots’ 53-man roster that wasn’t at Thursday’s practice. With the rainy and windy conditions, the team practice inside the Dana-Farber Field...
2014/10/23 17:11
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Defensive end Chandler Jones has missed his third consecutive practice with a hip injury, as the Patriots make plans to move on without him in the immediate future. Right now, Dominique Easley is...
2014/10/23 15:44
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... News) -- Besides the danger and worry from the disease itself, many Americans battling cancer are faced with high bills for medical care, two new reports show. One-third of cancer...
2014/10/22 13:17
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Silencing the Speech Gene FOXP2 Causes Breast Cancer Cells to Metastasize Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsCell Stem Cell Newswise — BOSTON – It is an intricate network of activity...
2014/10/21 22:17
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After breast cancer tumors are removed, many women undergo chemotherapy to eradicate any remaining cancer cells and reduce the risk that disease recurs. The drugs can make them nauseous, anxious and...
2014/10/20 21:17
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Three-Minute Assessment Successfully Identifies Delirium in Hospitalized Elders Known as 3D-CAM, the test could help clinicians more quickly detect and treat common and costly complication Available...
2014/10/19 19:57
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Marie McCullough, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014, 3:52 AM Her decision was shaped by the fact that at 36, with two young children, she had to fight a disease that rarely...
2014/10/19 19:56
2014/10/19 19:56
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For the last 20 years, scientists have tried to design large DNA crystals with precisely prescribed depth and complex features -- a design quest just fulfilled by a team at Harvard's Wyss Institute...
2014/10/17 14:08
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There have been widespread efforts to improve the quality of life of terminally ill patients. As more patients choose to spend their final days and weeks in hospice care rather than a hospital, the...
2014/10/17 08:29
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Recently, a Ugandan daily newspaper carried a headline that a cure for sickle cell disease had been found. This gave a lot of hope to many people who are suffering from, and those who have children...
2014/10/16 18:08
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More women are having ovary-removing surgery as a cancer prevention measure, but many are often unaware of sexual or psychological side effects of the procedure. A new study by researchers at...
2014/10/15 21:34
2014/10/15 21:34
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Eugene F. Daniels, 55, of Hopkinton, passed away Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Evelyn (Woods) and Richard Daniels. He...
2014/10/15 17:09
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It's been a rough stretch for Karen Palomba. In the past 17 months, she's been receiving treatment for breast and endometrial cancers, had a tumor removed from her chest, and learned that she has...
2014/10/15 15:52
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Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter Of the 1.1 million patients diagnosed from 2004 to 2011, almost 53,500 died within the month after surgery, the study found. Specifically, Mahal's team found...
2014/10/15 14:41
2014/10/15 14:41
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Horizon Pharma Wins Orphan Drug Designation Actimmune (interferon gamma-1b) was designated an orphan drug for Friedreich’s Ataxia. Actimmune is currently approved to treat infections caused by...
2014/10/23 22:23
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