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Business Standard India
Walking breaks during TV marathons might cut children's diabetes riskA few minutes of moderate activity can go a long way in helping children with s
Walking breaks during TV marathons might cut children's diabetes risk
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
A few minutes of moderate activity can go a long way in helping children with sedentary lifestyle boost their metabolismA few minutes of moderate activity can go a long way in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Four UC San Diego researchers selected to receive newly established NCI Outstanding Investigator AwardFour University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers have be
Four UC San Diego researchers selected to receive newly established NCI Outstanding Investigator Award
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 hours ago
Four University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers have been selected to receive the newly established National Cancer Institute (NCI) Outstanding Investigator Award. The multi-million dollar awards fund new projects that have an... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kids’ blood sugar improves with short walks, study says Published: 29 August 2015 9:25 AM A three minute walking break every half ho
Kids’ blood sugar improves with short walks, study says
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 hours ago
Published: 29 August 2015 9:25 AM A three minute walking break every half hour during a TV marathon could help maintain healthy blood sugar levels and ward off the onset of diabetes for kids,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PM Tours National Heart InstitutePrime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab paid a visit to the National Heart Institute on T
PM Tours National Heart Institute
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab paid a visit to the National Heart Institute on Thursday to check on development works with the participation of the ministers of planning, health, finance and Giza governor. Health Minister Adel Adawy said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Keen On Developing All Health InstitutesPrime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab paid a visit to the National Heart Institute on T
Government Keen On Developing All Health Institutes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab paid a visit to the National Heart Institute on Thursday 27/08/2015 to check on underway development works with the participation of the ministers of planning, health and finance and Giza governor. Speaking the... Read more
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New Kerala
Take walking breaks to improve blood sugar level A new study has revealed that interrupting sitting with walking breaks can im
Take walking breaks to improve blood sugar level
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
A new study has revealed that interrupting sitting with walking breaks can improve the blood sugar levels of children. Senior author Jack A. Yanovski of the National Institutes of Health said that... Read more
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New Kerala
Walking breaks between sitcoms cuts diabetes risk Taking three-minute breaks to walk in the middle of watching a television pro
Walking breaks between sitcoms cuts diabetes risk
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Taking three-minute breaks to walk in the middle of watching a television programme or other sedentary activity can improve the ability of children to maintain blood sugar levels compared to... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
As it turns out, marijuana doesn’t like cancerWhen first experimenting in the 1970s, I immediately began reading everything I
As it turns out, marijuana doesn’t like cancer
Boulder Weekly / Posted yesterday
When first experimenting in the 1970s, I immediately began reading everything I could on the subject of marijuana. And right from the beginning, what I was finding, especially the material coming from the newly minted Drug Enforcement Agency, was not... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Cancer cuts are too deepThe Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently unveiled proposed chang
Cancer cuts are too deep
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently unveiled proposed changes to their payment approach for cancer care services delivered to American seniors. Hidden within the complicated language and updated payment codes lies a harsh reality... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Everything You Need to Know About Precision MedicineBut this time, Swain learned about the Clearity Foundation, a nonprofit organiz
Everything You Need to Know About Precision Medicine
Popular Science Australia / Posted 2 days ago
But this time, Swain learned about the Clearity Foundation, a nonprofit organization that compiles its own database of mutations that cause ovarian cancer and help patients find the best individualized treatment. After another surgery in December... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study describes multi-method strategy to improve detection of PMS2 gene mutations in Lynch syndromeAbout 3% of colorectal cancers are due to Lynch syndrome, an inherited cancer s
New study describes multi-method strategy to improve detection of PMS2 gene mutations in Lynch syndrome
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
About 3% of colorectal cancers are due to Lynch syndrome, an inherited cancer susceptibility syndrome that predisposes individuals to various cancers. Close blood relatives of patients with Lynch syndrome have a 50% chance of inheritance. The role... Read more
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Newswise
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Avai
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke
Newswise / Posted 2 days ago
Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNeurology Newswise — Most people assume strokes only happen to... Read more
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redOrbit
Why is thyroid cancer on the rise?Between 1992 and 2012, the incidence of thyroid cancer more than doubled, from
Why is thyroid cancer on the rise?
redOrbit / Posted 3 days ago
Between 1992 and 2012, the incidence of thyroid cancer more than doubled, from a little under 6 up to 13.5 people in 100,000. While it is one of the less lethal cancers (five-year survival rate is 97.9%), the fact that it’s becoming so prevalent so... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Grilling is an American pastime, but cancer experts urge moderationFiring up the backyard grill to cook some juicy meat over a hot flame: It's an
Grilling is an American pastime, but cancer experts urge moderation
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Firing up the backyard grill to cook some juicy meat over a hot flame: It's an American tradition, especially on the coming Labor Day weekend. Charring pork, beef, fish and poultry is a good way to kill bacteria, but studies show that high heat and... Read more
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Female Network
Here's Another Thing That Taking the Pill Can Do for YouAlthough previous research shows that taking the pill increases your risks for
Here's Another Thing That Taking the Pill Can Do for You
Female Network / Posted 3 days ago
Although previous research shows that taking the pill increases your risks for breast and liver cancer, a new study from the University of Oxford says that women who take the pill slash their risk of endometrial cancer by 25 percent. Researchers say... Read more
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Black Press USA
An Aspirin a Day – For Years – May Keep Colon Cancer Away (Fox News) – Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years wa
An Aspirin a Day – For Years – May Keep Colon Cancer Away
Black Press USA / Posted 3 days ago
(Fox News) – Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin... Read more
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Quartz
I didn’t think I wanted kids but cancer forced me to decide - Quartz in the stars I celebrated my 39th birthday with dinner and too much
I didn’t think I wanted kids but cancer forced me to decide
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
- Quartz in the stars I celebrated my 39th birthday with dinner and too much red wine at an inn on Martha’s Vineyard. I remember... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Study: An aspirin a day may keep colon cancer away Earlier studies suggested aspirin & non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may
Study: An aspirin a day may keep colon cancer away
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Earlier studies suggested aspirin & non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may help against colorectal cancer FILE: Earlier studies suggested aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Chrono obtains second Fast Track SBIR grant award from NCI to support development of smoking cessation therapyChrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, today announced it has
Chrono obtains second Fast Track SBIR grant award from NCI to support development of smoking cessation therapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
Chrono Therapeutics, a pioneer in digital drug therapy, today announced it has received a second Phase 1 and Phase 2 Fast Track Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). This award of up to $2.3... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Nutter Fort Town Council Honors 11 Year Old Who Battled CancerNutter Fort Town Council honored an 11 year old Tuesday with a special proclama
Nutter Fort Town Council Honors 11 Year Old Who Battled Cancer
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 3 days ago
Nutter Fort Town Council honored an 11 year old Tuesday with a special proclamation. Council proclaimed August as National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. Alyssa Weekly was diagnosed with cancer just before she turned two years old. Her battle... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Arvest Bank executive pleads guilty to bank fraud schemeOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Roc
Arvest Bank executive pleads guilty to bank fraud scheme
KATV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Outlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailers The Outlets of Little Rock officially announced the first two rounds of stores that will be in the 325,000-square-foot outlet... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
UNMC cancer researcher Dr. Sidney Mirvish dies at age 86An University of Nebraska researcher who led changes in way lunch meats, hot do
UNMC cancer researcher Dr. Sidney Mirvish dies at age 86
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
An University of Nebraska researcher who led changes in way lunch meats, hot dogs, sausages are made was remembered Tuesday for his accomplishments. Services were held today for Sidney Mirvish, Ph.D., a professor emeritus in the Eppley Institute for... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Family of University Ave. hit & run victim prepare for 1 year anniversaryOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Roc
Family of University Ave. hit & run victim prepare for 1 year anniversary
KATV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Outlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailers The Outlets of Little Rock officially announced the first two rounds of stores that will be in the 325,000-square-foot outlet... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Hutchinson seeking $1 million for foster care caseworkersOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Roc
Hutchinson seeking $1 million for foster care caseworkers
KATV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Outlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailersOutlets of Little Rock officially announces more retailers The Outlets of Little Rock officially announced the first two rounds of stores that will be in the 325,000-square-foot outlet... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer awayBayer brand aspirin is seen on display at the Safeway store in Wheaton, Marylan
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
Bayer brand aspirin is seen on display at the Safeway store in Wheaton, Maryland February 13, 2015. (Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Many women avoiding breast cancer drugResearchers with the Journal of the National Cancer Institute have released new
Many women avoiding breast cancer drug
KATV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Researchers with the Journal of the National Cancer Institute have released new survey results. The results found that a majority of women diagnosed with breast cancer, and who are younger than 45, are hesitant to take the drug Tamoxifen. The survey... Read more
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FOX News
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer awayTaking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a low
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen may... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study sheds light on fertility concerns of young breast cancer patientsConcerns about fertility kept a third of young women with breast cancer from ta
Study sheds light on fertility concerns of young breast cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
Concerns about fertility kept a third of young women with breast cancer from taking tamoxifen, despite its known benefit in reducing the risk of breast cancer coming back. In addition, the study found fertility concerns led a quarter of women who... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Karolinska Institutet study may lead to development of better immune-based cancer therapiesA study by researchers at Sweden's Karolinska Institutet is the first to sugges
Karolinska Institutet study may lead to development of better immune-based cancer therapies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
A study by researchers at Sweden's Karolinska Institutet is the first to suggest that cells in the tumour blood vessels contribute to a local environment that protects the cancer cells from tumour-killing immune cells. The results, which are being... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows beta blockers may benefit women with ovarian cancerA new analysis of patient records indicates that certain drugs taken to improve
Study shows beta blockers may benefit women with ovarian cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
A new analysis of patient records indicates that certain drugs taken to improve heart health may also have anti-cancer properties. Published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings indicate that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away(Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five year
An aspirin a day – for years – may keep colon cancer away
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Taking one or two baby aspirins a day for at least five years was tied to a lower risk of colorectal cancer in a study from Denmark. Earlier studies had suggested that aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Blood pressure drugs linked to longer ovarian cancer survivalBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Ovarian cancer patients wh
Blood pressure drugs linked to longer ovarian cancer survival
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Ovarian cancer patients who use certain blood pressure drugs often live longer than other women with the disease, researchers report in a finding that hints at a potential new treatment for the... Read more
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Fox Wausau
Blood pressure drugs linked to longer ovarian cancer survivalBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Ovarian cancer patients wh
Blood pressure drugs linked to longer ovarian cancer survival
Fox Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Ovarian cancer patients who use certain blood pressure drugs often live longer than other women with the disease, researchers report in a finding that hints at a potential new treatment for the... Read more
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Washington Post
Are you risking cancer when you put that meat on the grill?Firing up the backyard grill to cook some juicy meat over a hot flame: It’s an
Are you risking cancer when you put that meat on the grill?
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Firing up the backyard grill to cook some juicy meat over a hot flame: It’s an American tradition, especially on the coming Labor Day weekend. Charring pork, beef, fish and poultry is a good way to kill bacteria, but studies show that high heat and... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Tigers and Karmanos Cancer Institute Team Up for 4th Annual Pink Out The Park Sept.18Delta Air Lines, the Official Airline of the Detroit Tigers, will return as the
Tigers and Karmanos Cancer Institute Team Up for 4th Annual Pink Out The Park Sept.18
Detroit Tigers / Posted 4 days ago
Delta Air Lines, the Official Airline of the Detroit Tigers, will return as the host sponsor for this year's Pink Out the Park and will provide a free, pink infinity scarf to the first 10,000 women attending the Sept. 18 game. Media sponsors for Pink... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Swedes Find T-Cell Blocker in Tumor Blood Vessels A number of existing anti-cancer treatments involve boosting the body’s own a
Swedes Find T-Cell Blocker in Tumor Blood Vessels
Doctors Health Press / Posted 5 days ago
A number of existing anti-cancer treatments involve boosting the body’s own ability to notice and destroy tumors. Although these treatments have met with a fair level of success, a distinct number of... Read more
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Business Wire
Eben Rosenthal, MD, Named Medical Director of the Stanford Cancer CenterSTANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stanford Health Care today announced that Eb
Eben Rosenthal, MD, Named Medical Director of the Stanford Cancer Center
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
STANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stanford Health Care today announced that Eben L. Rosenthal, MD, was recently named the new Medical Director of the Stanford Cancer Center and associate director of clinical care of the Stanford Cancer Institute.... Read more
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New Kerala
Certain heart medication may help cancer patients Certain drugs taken to improve heart health may also have anti-cancer propert
Certain heart medication may help cancer patients
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Certain drugs taken to improve heart health may also have anti-cancer properties, says a new study led by an Indian-origin scientist in the US. A team led by Anil Sood from the University of Texas... Read more
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Swissinfo
AstraZeneca Appoints Roche’s Sean Bohen as Chief Medical Officer(Bloomberg) -- AstraZeneca Plc hired Sean Bohen as chief medical officer, poach
AstraZeneca Appoints Roche’s Sean Bohen as Chief Medical Officer
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- AstraZeneca Plc hired Sean Bohen as chief medical officer, poaching a cancer drug expert from Roche Holding AG’s Genentech division to lead its efforts to find new treatments. Bohen will join the company on Sept. 15 and oversee the... Read more
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Medical News Today
Beta blockers may have anticancer propertiesNew research suggests that beta blockers - a form of medication typically used
Beta blockers may have anticancer properties
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
New research suggests that beta blockers - a form of medication typically used to reduce blood high blood pressure - could also have anticancer properties that warrant further investigation. Women with ovarian cancer who also took nonselective beta... Read more
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Daily Mail
Taking beta blockers could extend lives of ovarian cancer victimsTaking beta blockers alongside chemotherapy could extend lives of ovarian cance
Taking beta blockers could extend lives of ovarian cancer victims
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Taking beta blockers alongside chemotherapy could extend lives of ovarian cancer victims by up to four years University of Texas experts believe stress pills could help prolong lives Found link in 1,400 women which showed they survived disease... Read more
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The Huffington Post
A Powerful Weapon Against Cancer May Be In Your Medicine CabinetA new study in Laboratory Investigation adds to a growing body of research sugg
A Powerful Weapon Against Cancer May Be In Your Medicine Cabinet
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
A new study in Laboratory Investigation adds to a growing body of research suggesting that aspirin could make you less likely to develop some cancers. Researchers grew breast cancer cells in a lab while adding different doses of aspirin to the... Read more
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The Advocate
Cancer Q&A: What are blood cancers?What are blood cancers? Blood cancers are types of cancer that can affect the
Cancer Q&A: What are blood cancers?
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
What are blood cancers? Blood cancers are types of cancer that can affect the bone marrow, blood cells, lymph nodes and other parts of the lymphatic system. Treatments for blood cancers can include radiation therapy, chemotherapy and blood- or... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
Jimmy Carter being treated for melanoma that has spread to brainBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Displaying the grace
Jimmy Carter being treated for melanoma that has spread to brain
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Displaying the grace and calm that has been a hallmark of much of his public life, former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that doctors have found cancer on his brain, and he plans to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Birth control pills may offer lasting endometrial cancer protectionCancer of the endometrium typically strikes women around age 60, after the end
Birth control pills may offer lasting endometrial cancer protection
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Cancer of the endometrium typically strikes women around age 60, after the end of their reproductive years, according to NCICancer of the endometrium typically strikes women around... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new nameFrom Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regen
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new name
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 7 days ago
From Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regents University is getting a larger footprint and a new name. The 170,000-square-foot facility on the corner of Laney Walker and R.A. Dent boulevards will expand upward and... Read more
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WALB Albany
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new nameFrom Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regen
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new name
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
From Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regents University is getting a larger footprint and a new name. The 170,000-square-foot facility on the corner of Laney Walker and R.A. Dent boulevards will expand upward and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new nameFrom Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regen
GRU cancer building expanding, getting new name
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
From Georgia Regents University. The cancer research building at Georgia Regents University is getting a larger footprint and a new name. The 170,000-square-foot facility on the corner of Laney Walker and R.A. Dent boulevards will expand upward and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Why Jimmy Carter's melanoma diagnosis would have been much worse 5 years agoWhile there’s never a good time to be diagnosed with metastatic melanoma, forme
Why Jimmy Carter's melanoma diagnosis would have been much worse 5 years ago
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
While there’s never a good time to be diagnosed with metastatic melanoma, former President Jimmy Carter can be thankful that he fell ill in 2015 instead of 2010. Five years ago, it was one of those cancers “that makes oncology look bad,” said Dr.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Stock Market Is Tumbling: 3 Actions to Take & 3 Stocks to Consider BuyingSource: Flickr user Wayne Silver. For all intents and purposes Wednesday and T
The Stock Market Is Tumbling: 3 Actions to Take & 3 Stocks to Consider Buying
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Source: Flickr user Wayne Silver. For all intents and purposes Wednesday and Thursday have represented the two ugliest days for the stock market (especially the Dow Jones Industrial Average) and investors in quite some time. The Dow's 358-point... Read more
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