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Bel Marra Health
Prostate cancer 2016: Metastatic prostate cancer cases grow, Alzheimer’s disease risk, heart failure, and heart attack mortalityheart failure or prior heart attacks. Researchers led by David Ziehr of Harvar
Prostate cancer 2016: Metastatic prostate cancer cases grow, Alzheimer’s disease risk, heart failure, and heart attack mortality
Bel Marra Health / Posted yesterday
heart failure or prior heart attacks. Researchers led by David Ziehr of Harvard Medical School and Paul Nguyen, MD, of the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, found that a common prostate cancer fighting hormone therapy — androgen... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
Five Cyclists To Represent Scarsdale At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Monthof the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and
Five Cyclists To Represent Scarsdale At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Month
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted 2 days ago
of the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and pediatric care and cancer research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. According to PMC officials, on average, each cyclist trains for three months, obtains dozens... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Eastchester
Eastchester Cyclist To Represent Town At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Monthof the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and
Eastchester Cyclist To Represent Town At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Month
The Daily Voice - Eastchester / Posted 2 days ago
of the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and pediatric care and cancer research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. According to PMC officials, on average, each cyclist trains for three months, obtains dozens... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
New Rochelle Cyclist To Represent City At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Monthof the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and
New Rochelle Cyclist To Represent City At Pan-Mass Challenge Next Month
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 2 days ago
of the weekend, riders are hopeful of raising $46 million to support adult and pediatric care and cancer research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. According to PMC officials, on average, each cyclist trains for three months, obtains dozens... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford Hospital joins cancer collaborativecommitment to excellence by meeting a wide array of standards and best practice
Stamford Hospital joins cancer collaborative
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
commitment to excellence by meeting a wide array of standards and best practices. As part of the membership process, the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center clinicians and other staff conducted an extensive review of Stamford’s... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford Hospital joins cancer collaborativecommitment to excellence by meeting a wide array of standards and best practice
Stamford Hospital joins cancer collaborative
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
commitment to excellence by meeting a wide array of standards and best practices. As part of the membership process, the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center clinicians and other staff conducted an extensive review of Stamford’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Five Things You Should Know About... Michael Schopperleget some towels and put them in the room. [But] I just wanted to do something d
Five Things You Should Know About... Michael Schopperle
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
get some towels and put them in the room. [But] I just wanted to do something different. So I started volunteering at the Dana-Farber two days a week, doing cancer research, because I had the science background. And about six months later, it was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lessons from surviving lymphoma still inspire Fire goalie Matt Lampsonstudent at the time of Matt's diagnosis and steered toward oncology as a result
Lessons from surviving lymphoma still inspire Fire goalie Matt Lampson
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
student at the time of Matt's diagnosis and steered toward oncology as a result. Today, Ben is a clinical fellow at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. "It certainly drove my desire to study cancer,'' Ben said in a phone interview. "And... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Cornhole tournament to benefit AYJ Fund for brain cancer researchJoseph, began researching everything they could find about the cancer, and kept
Cornhole tournament to benefit AYJ Fund for brain cancer research
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Joseph, began researching everything they could find about the cancer, and kept in frequent contact with Anna's doctor at Dana-Farber, Dr. Mark Kieran. Kieran met with the Arabias and together they made certain that they were following any and all... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Papa Gino’s, D’Angelo kick off Jimmy Fund fundraiser | July 22, 2016of $1 or more at the register to the Jimmy Fund, which supports adult and pedia
Papa Gino’s, D’Angelo kick off Jimmy Fund fundraiser | July 22, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 8 days ago
of $1 or more at the register to the Jimmy Fund, which supports adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana- Farber Cancer Institute. As a thank you, customers will receive a sheet of coupons for popular menu items at D’Angelo,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Peace of a pond erases thoughts of cancerme. It rehabs my brain." Ruiz's body went through rehab after battling lymphoma
Peace of a pond erases thoughts of cancer
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
me. It rehabs my brain." Ruiz's body went through rehab after battling lymphoma. The Puerto Rico native was treated at Dana-Farber and Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, he said, and hopes to return some day to thank his doctors. Ismael Ruiz... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Kerrigan, Castelli headline Friday night figure skating eventskating event at Providence College’s Schneider Arena that will raise money for
Kerrigan, Castelli headline Friday night figure skating event
The Providence Journal / Posted 10 days ago
skating event at Providence College’s Schneider Arena that will raise money for the Jimmy Fund, which supports Boston's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for adult and pediatric cancer research. "While my role in the show will be as emcee, I might... Read more
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Newsweek
Big Genetics and the war over cancer patient databack pain. And it wasn’t Stage I anymore. It was Stage IV, the most severe type
Big Genetics and the war over cancer patient data
Newsweek / Posted 10 days ago
back pain. And it wasn’t Stage I anymore. It was Stage IV, the most severe type. The doctor referred Deutsch to the nearby Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, one of the world’s pre-eminent cancer centers. Once there, he immediately started a... Read more
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Providence Business News
Dr. David E. Wazeroncology at Tufts University. He spoke with Providence Business News about the
Dr. David E. Wazer
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
oncology at Tufts University. He spoke with Providence Business News about the CCC and its upcoming partnership with the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. PBN: Tell us more about the CCC – its patient cohort, types of cancers treated, etc.?WAZER:... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Saturday Humor: Ten Years LaterDoesn't cost anything, people make donations if they can afford it. Professiona
Saturday Humor: Ten Years Later
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
Doesn't cost anything, people make donations if they can afford it. Professional references include Mass General Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, as well as many doctors, national and international who send their most difficult to cure... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol 'Cop On Top' Fundraiser Begins Fridaycoordinating the sidewalk-level volunteer Police Explorers this time around. T
Bristol 'Cop On Top' Fundraiser Begins Friday
Hartford Courant / Posted 15 days ago
coordinating the sidewalk-level volunteer Police Explorers this time around. The Jimmy Fund helps pay for research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Mass., and also provides direct aid to adults and children with cancer. Stop & Shop... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Hospital's Cancer Center Joins Boston-Based Medical GroupConn. -- Stamford Hospital's Carl & Dorothy Bennett Cancer Center is the newest
Stamford Hospital's Cancer Center Joins Boston-Based Medical Group
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 15 days ago
Conn. -- Stamford Hospital's Carl & Dorothy Bennett Cancer Center is the newest member — and first in Connecticut — of the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Care Collaborative, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New treatment approach may benefit relapsed post-transplant blood cancer patientsinto remission. However, about one-third of these patients experience a relapse
New treatment approach may benefit relapsed post-transplant blood cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
into remission. However, about one-third of these patients experience a relapse and face a very poor prognosis. But a Dana-Farber Cancer Institute study published in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that a new treatment approach,... Read more
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FOX News
Unrealistic expectations may hinder blood cancer patients' careend of life unique," said senior author Dr. Gregory A. Abel, director of the Ol
Unrealistic expectations may hinder blood cancer patients' care
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
end of life unique," said senior author Dr. Gregory A. Abel, director of the Older Adult Hematologic Malignancy Program at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. "This lack of a clear distinction between the curative and (end of life) phase of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Selection by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center a coup for Lehigh Valley Health Networkand even internationally. Among them are the Mayo Clinic, the University of Tex
Selection by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center a coup for Lehigh Valley Health Network
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
and even internationally. Among them are the Mayo Clinic, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. The granddaddy of them all is MSK, which was founded as the New York Cancer Hospital... Read more
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FOX Business
Can Fitbit Keep Going After Last Week's 9% Pop?good week for Fitbit The rally continued into last week, initially fueled by n
Can Fitbit Keep Going After Last Week's 9% Pop?
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
good week for Fitbit The rally continued into last week, initially fueled by news that it will be partnering with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to see if exercise is a factor in reducing the chances of a recurrence for breast cancer... Read more
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FOX Business
Can Fitbit Keep Going After Last Week's 9% Pop?wrist huggers. The rally continued into last week, initially fueled by news th
Can Fitbit Keep Going After Last Week's 9% Pop?
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
wrist huggers. The rally continued into last week, initially fueled by news that it will be partnering with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to see if exercise is a factor in reducing the chances of a recurrence for breast cancer... Read more
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Boston Herald
Swim Across America Boston Harbor Swim, Taylor Swift, Hulu Summer Road Trip...Bruner and Janel Jorgensen McArdle at the Swim Across America Boston Harbor Swi
Swim Across America Boston Harbor Swim, Taylor Swift, Hulu Summer Road Trip...
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Bruner and Janel Jorgensen McArdle at the Swim Across America Boston Harbor Swim. The annual 22-mile relay open swim event raises money for pediatric cancer programs at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and MassGeneral Hospital for Children Cancer Cen... Read more
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The Morning Call
War on Cancer - The Morning Calland even internationally. Among them are the Mayo Clinic, the University of Tex
War on Cancer - The Morning Call
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
and even internationally. Among them are the Mayo Clinic, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. The granddaddy of them all is Memorial Sloan Kettering, which was founded as the New... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
From Super To Ultra-Resolution Microscopyand in partnership with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women
From Super To Ultra-Resolution Microscopy
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 21 days ago
and in partnership with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital, Dana–Farber Cancer Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Spaulding... Read more
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express
Cholesterol-lowering drug STATINS could reduce risk of dying from FOUR common cancerssaid the scientists. Lead researcher Dr Lesley-Ann Martin said: "This is hugel
Cholesterol-lowering drug STATINS could reduce risk of dying from FOUR common cancers
express / Posted 21 days ago
said the scientists. Lead researcher Dr Lesley-Ann Martin said: "This is hugely significant." Other research from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, US, published last year showed that men with prostate cancer took longer to develop... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Statins may cut death rate from common cancerssaid the scientists. Lead researcher Dr Lesley-Ann Martin said: "This is hugel
Statins may cut death rate from common cancers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
said the scientists. Lead researcher Dr Lesley-Ann Martin said: "This is hugely significant." Other research from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, US, published last year showed that men with prostate cancer took longer to develop... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
I-SPY2 research initiative employs exciting new model for testing breast cancer drugsdrugs are being fast-tracked to large-scale phase 3 trials. In an accompanying
I-SPY2 research initiative employs exciting new model for testing breast cancer drugs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
drugs are being fast-tracked to large-scale phase 3 trials. In an accompanying perspective article, researchers from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard's school of public health, who were not involved in the trial, wrote that I-SPY2 is... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds microRNA let-7 plays key role in restricting neuroblastomasurvive often face life-long physical and intellectual challenges related to th
Study finds microRNA let-7 plays key role in restricting neuroblastoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
survive often face life-long physical and intellectual challenges related to their treatment. A study led by researchers at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, finds that a microRNA called let-7 plays a central role in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Germline genetic testing necessary for men with metastatic prostate cancerto a team of researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), Fre
Germline genetic testing necessary for men with metastatic prostate cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
to a team of researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, University of Washington School of Medicine, University of Michigan, and the Institute of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Men with advanced prostate cancer might consider gene testconsisted of researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Fred Hutc
Men with advanced prostate cancer might consider gene test
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 days ago
consisted of researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, the University of Washington School of Medicine, the University of Michigan and the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Leading researchers recommend major change in prostate cancer treatmentother institutions involved in the study were the University of Washington Scho
Leading researchers recommend major change in prostate cancer treatment
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 days ago
other institutions involved in the study were the University of Washington School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College and the Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Leading researchers recommend major change in prostate cancer treatmentother institutions involved in the study were the University of Washington Scho
Leading researchers recommend major change in prostate cancer treatment
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 days ago
other institutions involved in the study were the University of Washington School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College and the Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Experts discuss potential of DNA origamiassociate professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harva
Experts discuss potential of DNA origami
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
associate professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard Medical School and Cancer Biology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. In addition to using DNA origami to create electronic devices, Shih is interested in using it... Read more
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The New Canaan News
NC cyclists to ride in Pan-Mass Challengeride with the collective goal of raising $46 million to support adult and pedia
NC cyclists to ride in Pan-Mass Challenge
The New Canaan News / Posted 23 days ago
ride with the collective goal of raising $46 million to support adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. During PMC weekend, individual cyclists unite to become one extended family. The camaraderie... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Origami' is reshaping DNA's futureassociate professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harva
'Origami' is reshaping DNA's future
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
associate professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard Medical School and Cancer Biology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. In addition to using DNA origami to create electronic devices, Shih is interested in using it... Read more
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The Age
Growing pains for field of epigenetics as some call for overhaulcarry epigenetic marks different from those of other cell types in the blood.
Growing pains for field of epigenetics as some call for overhaul
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
carry epigenetic marks different from those of other cell types in the blood. Rafael Irizarry, an applied statistician at Dana-Farber Cancer Centre and the Harvard School of Public Health, said new methods could help researchers steer clear of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
‘Precision Medicine’ pills shrink little girl’s rare brain tumors after chemo failsEurope, South America,” he said. “Everybody got back to us said there’s nothing
‘Precision Medicine’ pills shrink little girl’s rare brain tumors after chemo fails
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
Europe, South America,” he said. “Everybody got back to us said there’s nothing to do.” However, Allison’s doctor at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center had another idea. They were launching a clinical trial using... Read more
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ABC News
‘Precision Medicine’ Pills Shrink Little Girl’s Rare Brain Tumors After Chemo Failscancer called anaplastic astrocytoma that was spreading. Pediatric patient All
‘Precision Medicine’ Pills Shrink Little Girl’s Rare Brain Tumors After Chemo Fails
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
cancer called anaplastic astrocytoma that was spreading. Pediatric patient Allison Schablein. Though her doctors at the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center put Allison on a chemotherapy regimen, her father explained... Read more
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The Hill
There is more to cancer than "the cure"the severity of therapy side effects and developing supportive relationships. R
There is more to cancer than "the cure"
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
the severity of therapy side effects and developing supportive relationships. Researchers from Yale University and Dana Farber Cancer Institute found the program improves survivors' overall quality of life, increases cardiovascular... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers identify calorie-burning pathway in fat cellsInvestigators at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in have identified a natural mole
Researchers identify calorie-burning pathway in fat cells
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
Investigators at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in have identified a natural molecular pathway that enables cells to burn off calories as heat rather than store them as fat. This raises the possibility of a new approach to treating and preventing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cambridge-based Syros to make market debut Thursdaymoved to Cambridge last year from its initial site in Watertown. It was founded
Cambridge-based Syros to make market debut Thursday
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
moved to Cambridge last year from its initial site in Watertown. It was founded by investment firms Flagship Ventures and Arch Venture Partners based on research from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Massachusetts Institute of Tec... Read more
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MedCity News
What will separate the winners and the losers in the immuno-oncology R&D race?patients in the top cancer centers: it’s hard to imagine the most well-known ac
What will separate the winners and the losers in the immuno-oncology R&D race?
MedCity News / Posted 30 days ago
patients in the top cancer centers: it’s hard to imagine the most well-known academic medical centers in cancer, like MSK, Dana Farber, and MD Anderson, each running a dozen different PDx antibodies through clinical trials with their investigators.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Drug companies focus attention on smaller hospitalsgenerally had higher percentages of physicians who earned large amounts from co
Drug companies focus attention on smaller hospitals
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
generally had higher percentages of physicians who earned large amounts from companies. About one-quarter of physicians at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, for instance, received at least $5,000 in 2014, followed by 13 percent at New England Baptist... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Quackery expands in the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphianotice when major new members forsake science and adopt quackery, and unfortuna
Quackery expands in the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
ScienceBlogs / Posted a month ago
notice when major new members forsake science and adopt quackery, and unfortunately that’s exactly what’s happened at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). (Yes, CHOP is the home institution of Paul... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnessesmedicine at Harvard Medical School and a physician both in the Department of Ps
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnesses
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
medicine at Harvard Medical School and a physician both in the Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center and at VA Boston Healthcare System. "Our study shows that while there is room... Read more
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FOX News
The truth about stress giving you gray hair“but we think there is some connection.” As Jennifer Lin, a dermatologist who
The truth about stress giving you gray hair
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
“but we think there is some connection.” As Jennifer Lin, a dermatologist who conducts molecular biology research at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, in Boston, explained to Scientific American: “There is evidence that local expression of... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape Coral HomeGoods’ ‘Help Families Fight Cancer’ campaign to benefit Jimmy FundFamilies Fight Cancer" campaign benefitting the Jimmy Fund, which supports pedi
Cape Coral HomeGoods’ ‘Help Families Fight Cancer’ campaign to benefit Jimmy Fund
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 1 months ago
Families Fight Cancer" campaign benefitting the Jimmy Fund, which supports pediatric and adult cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Mass. HomeGoods customers can participate by making a contribution at the register... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Golfing for good: Charity tournament tees off in Bridgewaterheading to college, according to George Sarkisian. Additional funds will be dis
Golfing for good: Charity tournament tees off in Bridgewater
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 1 months ago
heading to college, according to George Sarkisian. Additional funds will be dispersed to a number of charities, including Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Wounded Warrior Project, the Paul Rodriguez Foundation and an Alzheimer’s group, Sarkisian... Read more

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