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New England Sports Network
Paris Prinsen Gets To Be More Than Just ‘A Cancer Survivor’ Thanks To The Jimmy Funddistinction, she gets to define herself as much more than that thanks to her te
Paris Prinsen Gets To Be More Than Just ‘A Cancer Survivor’ Thanks To The Jimmy Fund
New England Sports Network / Posted 5 hours ago
distinction, she gets to define herself as much more than that thanks to her team of doctors, nurses and helpers at both Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and The Jimmy Fund. To hear more of Paris’ story, as seen on NESN’s “Red Sox Gameday Live,”... Read more
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The Hill
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancertreatments when not needed, diagnostic tests more than prove their value. Haro
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancer
The Hill / Posted yesterday
treatments when not needed, diagnostic tests more than prove their value. Harold J. Burstein, M.D is affiliated with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and is Chair of the Cancer Communications Committee and Breast Cancer... Read more
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FOX News
When DNA and medical tests disagree about breast cancer risk, which to believe?cautious. “I don’t think they accomplished what they meant to,” said Dr. Harol
When DNA and medical tests disagree about breast cancer risk, which to believe?
FOX News / Posted yesterday
cautious. “I don’t think they accomplished what they meant to,” said Dr. Harold Burstein, a breast cancer physician at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He noted that there was, indeed, “a small advantage from chemotherapy” even when the genetic... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beer events in Orlando and Central Florida: Things to do in Septemberto 6 p.m. Orange County National Golf Center, 16301 Phil Ritson Way, Winter Gar
Beer events in Orlando and Central Florida: Things to do in September
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
to 6 p.m. Orange County National Golf Center, 16301 Phil Ritson Way, Winter Garden. Crooked Can Brewing event benefits the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Facebook page Bacon & Brew Fest. Oct. 1 from 2-7 p.m. Earl Brown Park, 755 S. Alabama Ave.,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Three like-minded nonprofits collaborate to launch immunotherapy clinical trial for pediatric brain tumorsof 2017. The International trial will be available to children in six esteemed
Three like-minded nonprofits collaborate to launch immunotherapy clinical trial for pediatric brain tumors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
of 2017. The International trial will be available to children in six esteemed cancer centers to start, including MSKCC, Dana Farber/Boston Children's Hospital, Johns Hopkins/Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Great Ormond Street Hospital... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Stock traders club to meet in New Milfordan accomplished trader actively teaching the basics of effective trading at the
Stock traders club to meet in New Milford
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
an accomplished trader actively teaching the basics of effective trading at the college level and who worked with the Dana Farber Institute on programs to bring better financial planning to bear in the fight to improve the lives of families... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapyopposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemother
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
opposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemotherapy. Dr. Harold Burstein, an oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Insititute who wasn't involved in the research, told Business Insider that the trial wasn't enough to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapyopposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemother
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
opposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemotherapy. Dr. Harold Burstein, an oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Insititute who wasn't involved in the research, told Business Insider that the trial wasn't enough to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapyopposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemother
This test could help thousands of cancer patients avoid chemotherapy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
opposite approach by trying to pinpoint who should definitely not get chemotherapy. Dr. Harold Burstein, an oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Insititute who wasn't involved in the research, told Business Insider that the trial wasn't enough to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Study: Some breast-cancer patients can skip chemowith breast cancer who will not need chemotherapy to do well,” said Dr. Rachel
Study: Some breast-cancer patients can skip chemo
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
with breast cancer who will not need chemotherapy to do well,” said Dr. Rachel Freedman, a breast-cancer specialist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. She was not involved in the study. The researchers estimated their findings,... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Carter Mock Gets To Just Be A Kid Thanks To Jimmy Fund, Dana-Farber Doctorstime, and he’s got a new mentor to help him explore. None of it would have bee
Carter Mock Gets To Just Be A Kid Thanks To Jimmy Fund, Dana-Farber Doctors
New England Sports Network / Posted 4 days ago
time, and he’s got a new mentor to help him explore. None of it would have been possible without The Jimmy Fund and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, though. Hear Carter’s story, as seen on NESN’s “Red Sox First Pitch,” in the video above.Click... Read more
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Newsmax
Women with Dense Breasts May Need Annual Mammogramsknow if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change
Women with Dense Breasts May Need Annual Mammograms
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
know if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change over time, noted Dr. Pamela DiPiro of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. "Annual mammography is a patient's best chance of detecting breast cancer early,... Read more
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FOX News
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammogramsknow if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammograms
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
know if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change over time, noted Dr. Pamela DiPiro of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. "Annual mammography is a patient's best chance of detecting breast cancer early,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammogramsknow if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammograms
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
know if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram - and density can change over time, noted Dr. Pamela DiPiro of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. “Annual mammography is a patient's best chance of detecting breast cancer early,... Read more
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Raw Story
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammogramsknow if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram – and density can change
Women with dense breasts may need annual mammograms
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
know if they have dense breasts is to get a mammogram – and density can change over time, noted Dr. Pamela DiPiro of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. “Annual mammography is a patient’s best chance of detecting breast cancer early,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without itathletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson.
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without it
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
athletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson. Companies like Goldman Sachs and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have bought package subscriptions for employees. The app is free to download, but a subscription... Read more
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Connecticut Post
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without itathletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson.
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without it
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
athletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson. Companies like Goldman Sachs and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have bought package subscriptions for employees. The app is free to download, but a subscription... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without itathletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson.
I've used a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes daily for the past 8 months and now I can't imagine my life without it
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
athletes, and celebrity executives like Arianna Huffington and Richard Branson. Companies like Goldman Sachs and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have bought package subscriptions for employees. The app is free to download, but a subscription... Read more
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FOX News
Plant-based diet, with fish, may lower risk of colorectal cancernutrients in fish may help protect against colorectal cancers, said Stacy Kenne
Plant-based diet, with fish, may lower risk of colorectal cancer
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
nutrients in fish may help protect against colorectal cancers, said Stacy Kennedy, a specialist in oncology nutrition at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. Fish is high in omega-3 fatty acids, which have been shown in previous research to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Kate Amato, 11, a 'ray of sunshine' despite her battle with canceran oncologist with Nemours Children’s Specialty Care and Wolfson’s Children’s H
Kate Amato, 11, a 'ray of sunshine' despite her battle with cancer
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
an oncologist with Nemours Children’s Specialty Care and Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital. Kate is also a patient of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and of Dr. Paul Herscu in Connecticut, a naturopathic doctor who prescribes certain... Read more
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Boston Globe
Buffetts’ call to volunteer resonatesvolunteers include doctors, lawyers, teachers, college administrators, a ventur
Buffetts’ call to volunteer resonates
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
volunteers include doctors, lawyers, teachers, college administrators, a venture capitalist, the head of fund-raising at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and former Boston news anchor Natalie Jacobson. Others wrote on behalf of friends and spouses... Read more
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Boston Globe
Alleged con man accused of stealing thousands from women he was datingthey would get married, she wrote him 10 checks totalling $28,650 for what she
Alleged con man accused of stealing thousands from women he was dating
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
they would get married, she wrote him 10 checks totalling $28,650 for what she believed was his cancer treatment at Dana Farber. Tower told the Globe that she only learned he was lying when she asked his mother about his illness, and she... Read more
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Boston Globe
He allegedly stole from women, then they brought him downcancer. Certain he was with the man she would marry, she wrote him multiple ch
He allegedly stole from women, then they brought him down
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
cancer. Certain he was with the man she would marry, she wrote him multiple checks that he said he was depositing into a Dana Farber Care Account. In the end, she wrote him a total of ten checks that added up to $28,650, according to a police... Read more
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Newsmax
More Evidence Ties Insurance Coverage to Cancer Survivalpatients are presenting with more advanced disease if they don't have insurance
More Evidence Ties Insurance Coverage to Cancer Survival
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
patients are presenting with more advanced disease if they don't have insurance," senior author Christopher Sweeney of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston told Reuters Health. "This would suggest that they are delaying their presentation,... Read more
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FOX News
More evidence ties insurance coverage to cancer survivalpatients are presenting with more advanced disease if they don't have insurance
More evidence ties insurance coverage to cancer survival
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
patients are presenting with more advanced disease if they don't have insurance," senior author Christopher Sweeney of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston told Reuters Health. "This would suggest that they are delaying their presentation,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pay packages rise for many hospital CEOsChildren’s Hospital reported total pay of $1.7 million for president Sandra Fen
Pay packages rise for many hospital CEOs
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Children’s Hospital reported total pay of $1.7 million for president Sandra Fenwick in 2014, up 41 percent. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston paid its president Edward J. Benz Jr., who will retire early next year, $1.5 million,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
County Fare: Donors sought to stanch 'critical' blood shortage6-7, with the collective goal of raising $46 million to support adult and pedia
County Fare: Donors sought to stanch 'critical' blood shortage
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
6-7, with the collective goal of raising $46 million to support adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute through the Jimmy Fund. The ride is comprised of 12 routes of varying mileage designed to cater... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz photobombs Jimmy Fund patients at Fenway ParkRed Sox during spring training thanks to the Jimmy Fund, an organization that s
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz photobombs Jimmy Fund patients at Fenway Park
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 12 days ago
Red Sox during spring training thanks to the Jimmy Fund, an organization that supports the fight against cancer at Boston's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Carlie and those in the photo are all patients at Dana-Farber. Carlie had to miss her freshmen... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
BCL-2 inhibitor shows promise in AML patientsResearch. Authors: Senior author: Anthony Letai, MD, PhD, associate professor
BCL-2 inhibitor shows promise in AML patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
Research. Authors: Senior author: Anthony Letai, MD, PhD, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, in Boston, Massachusetts; Lead author: Marina Konopleva, MD, PhD, professor in the Department... Read more
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Boston Globe
- The Boston GlobeEye and Ear ranked as the country’s top hospital for otolaryngology -- or ear,
- The Boston Globe
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
Eye and Ear ranked as the country’s top hospital for otolaryngology -- or ear, nose, and throat care -- while Dana-Farber Cancer Institute ranked fourth in the nation for cancer care. In June, US News named Boston Children’s Hospital... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsfuneral was held at Congregation Kol Shofar on Aug. 9. Donations may be made in
deaths
J Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
funeral was held at Congregation Kol Shofar on Aug. 9. Donations may be made in Sara’s honor to the following: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, Brookline, MA 02445 - Attention: Hillary Repucci, Memo: Schottenstein... Read more
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Fortune
Apple Re-Hires Flipboard Co-Founder for Healthcare PushAdministration for future products, according to some reports. Apple has also b
Apple Re-Hires Flipboard Co-Founder for Healthcare Push
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
Administration for future products, according to some reports. Apple has also boasted its ResearchKit software framework is in use by top medical facilities, including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer C... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Champ of the Week | August 12, 2016on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The Jimmy Fund Tournament, which has three divisions, rais
Champ of the Week | August 12, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 16 days ago
on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The Jimmy Fund Tournament, which has three divisions, raises money for the Jimmy Fund and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. According to the District 3 website, this year’s district Jimmy Fund Little League... Read more
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Leominster Champion
City native is found dead in Princeton woods | August 12, 2016money for charity, including the annual Falmouth Road Race, where she ran to be
City native is found dead in Princeton woods | August 12, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 16 days ago
money for charity, including the annual Falmouth Road Race, where she ran to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. On Monday, Google released this statement: “Vanessa Marcotte was a much loved member of the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Pancreatic cancer cells find alternative source of nutrition to avoid starvationcancer cells and mice published August 10 in Nature. The study was led by resea
Pancreatic cancer cells find alternative source of nutrition to avoid starvation
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
cancer cells and mice published August 10 in Nature. The study was led by researchers from NYU Langone Medical Center, the Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Harvard, and the University of Michigan Medical School. The results revolve around the... Read more
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Medical News Today
Colorectal tumors exacerbated by mouth microbesways of blocking this," says co-senior author Wendy Garrett, of the Harvard T.H
Colorectal tumors exacerbated by mouth microbes
Medical News Today / Posted 17 days ago
ways of blocking this," says co-senior author Wendy Garrett, of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Dana-Farber Cancer Center. "Alternatively, and perhaps more importantly, if we know how fusobacteria localize and become... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stem cell scientist appointed new dean of Harvard Medical Schoolpharmacology at Harvard Medical School and runs the stem cell transportation pr
Stem cell scientist appointed new dean of Harvard Medical School
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
pharmacology at Harvard Medical School and runs the stem cell transportation program at Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Daley will take over the position beginning January 1. The school’s former dean, Dr. Jeffrey... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Nursing Students Join Stamford Hospital's Oncology Fellowship Programnine of the top undergraduate nursing schools as well as 10 leading cancer care
Nursing Students Join Stamford Hospital's Oncology Fellowship Program
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 17 days ago
nine of the top undergraduate nursing schools as well as 10 leading cancer care hospitals, including institutions such as Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Medicine, Johns Hopkins, Massachusetts General Hospital and New... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
SHU, Fairfield U Nursing Students Join Oncology Fellowship Programnine of the top undergraduate nursing schools as well as 10 leading cancer care
SHU, Fairfield U Nursing Students Join Oncology Fellowship Program
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 17 days ago
nine of the top undergraduate nursing schools as well as 10 leading cancer care hospitals, including institutions such as Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Medicine, Johns Hopkins, Massachusetts General Hospital and New... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Norwalk Taco Bell, KFC, The Paper Store To 'Strike Out Cancer'pin-up, 100 percent of the proceeds go to the Jimmy Fund, which supports cancer
Norwalk Taco Bell, KFC, The Paper Store To 'Strike Out Cancer'
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 18 days ago
pin-up, 100 percent of the proceeds go to the Jimmy Fund, which supports cancer research and patient care at Boston’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. “We are thrilled to take part in the fight to ‘Strike Out Cancer’ again this year and we are... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivalto evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christo
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 18 days ago
to evidence linking poor outcomes and inadequate health insurance. Dr. Christopher Sweeney, a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, is an author of the study examining testicular cancer. He poses this question: "In a... Read more
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ABC News
Patients with Two Different Cancer Types Had Higher Death Risk, Studies Findis still key, and far more important, as this can cure patients," Dr. Christoph
Patients with Two Different Cancer Types Had Higher Death Risk, Studies Find
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
is still key, and far more important, as this can cure patients," Dr. Christopher Sweeney, Senior Physician at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and co-author of a study examining how medical coverage affected outcomes among testicular... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Another woman killed while out joggingand raising money for charity: On August 17th I am running this year's Falmout
Another woman killed while out jogging
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
and raising money for charity: On August 17th I am running this year's Falmouth Road Race in order to raise funds for Dana Farber and cancer resear…http://t.co/8TqipcuuqZ I'm running the Falmouth Road Race for Children's Hospital Please Help... Read more
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