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Channel NewsAsia
Lesser-known gene mutations may boost breast cancer risk in Jewish womenmutations are responsible for about 10 percent of invasive breast cancers among
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
mutations are responsible for about 10 percent of invasive breast cancers among Ashkenazi Jewish women. According to the National Cancer Institute, between 1 in 400 and 1 in 800 people in the general U.S. population has one of these founders... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
The future of treatment for glioblastomathe disease by targeting and interfering with specific molecules involved in it
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 14 hours ago
the disease by targeting and interfering with specific molecules involved in its growth and progression, according to the National Cancer Institute. Though such therapies may sound promising in theory, study results have been unexpectedly... Read more
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Newsweek
What we know about how cancer starts could all be wrongcancer when he received a call from biologist Anna Barker in 2007. At the time,
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
cancer when he received a call from biologist Anna Barker in 2007. At the time, Barker was the deputy director of the National Cancer Institute, and she told Davies about a new initiative there seeking to bring knowledge and insights from the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
John McCain has an aggressive kind of brain cancer that has a median survival rate of less than 15 months — here's everything we knowcancer tends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, r
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
cancer tends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, radiation, and chemotherapy, according to the National Cancer Institute. The Mayo Clinic's statement about McCain's case did not mention surgery as one of the potential... Read more
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Connecticut Post
John McCain has an aggressive kind of brain cancer that has a median survival rate of less than 15 months — here's everything we knowcancer tends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, r
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
cancer tends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, radiation, and chemotherapy, according to the National Cancer Institute. The Mayo Clinic's statement about McCain's case did not mention surgery as one of the potential... Read more
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Business Insider
John McCain has an aggressive kind of brain cancer that has a median survival rate of less than 15 months — here's everything we knowtends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, radiati
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
tends to be treated with a combination of surgery to remove the tumor, radiation, and chemotherapy, according to the National Cancer Institute. The Mayo Clinic's statement about McCain's case did not mention surgery as one of the potential... Read more
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Newsweek
How new cancer clinical trials search tools make it easier for patients to find the treatment they needburdensome requirements and huge time commitments. A 2008 study found that more
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
burdensome requirements and huge time commitments. A 2008 study found that more than 20 percent of trials sponsored by the National Cancer Institute failed to enroll a single participant, and just half recruited enough patients to achieve a... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Quack stem cell clinics: Following the trail blazed by Stanislaw Burzynski charging patients to be on dubious clinical trialsfor every cancer that he wanted to treat. Burzynski claimed these were based on
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
for every cancer that he wanted to treat. Burzynski claimed these were based on a protocol used in a trial done by the National Cancer Institute in the early 1990s when the NCI had tried to work with Burzynski. However, these trials had only... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
How many cigarettes are safe?cigarettes. You know smoking is bad for you, but does smoking one a day or ten
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
cigarettes. You know smoking is bad for you, but does smoking one a day or ten a day make a difference? A new study by the National Cancer Institute found that people who smoked on average less than one cigarette per day still had a 64 percent... Read more
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MedCity News
For the Cancer Moonshot, collaboration is still the number one fuelall the relevant federal agencies with Simon at the helm. There was also a Blue
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
all the relevant federal agencies with Simon at the helm. There was also a Blue Ribbon Panel of experts selected by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to determine funding priorities within the field. A third and final group was built to... Read more
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Business Wire
Scientist.com verruimt marktplaats voor onderzoek voor nationale Amerikaanse National Institutes of Health (NIHResearch Program (IRP) tot stand gekomen en werd oorspronkelijk ontworpen voor
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Research Program (IRP) tot stand gekomen en werd oorspronkelijk ontworpen voor het Center for Cancer Research of the National Cancer Institute (NCI). CREx stelt wetenschappers van NIH IRP in Maryland, North Carolina en Montana in staat met... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Budget Cuts Could Impact Breast Cancer Researchraising concerns over the 2018 federal budget. The budget includes deep cuts t
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
raising concerns over the 2018 federal budget. The budget includes deep cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Medicaid. If approved by Congress,... Read more
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Business Wire
Scientist.com erweitert den Forschungsmarktplatz für die US-amerikanischen National Institutes of Health (NIH)Program (IRP) der NIHgeschaffene und ursprünglich durch das Krebsforschungszent
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Program (IRP) der NIHgeschaffene und ursprünglich durch das Krebsforschungszentrum (Center for Cancer Research) des National Cancer Institute (NCI) konzipierte CREx ermöglicht es Forschern des NIH IRP in Maryland, North Carolina und Montana,... Read more
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Business Wire
Scientist.com amplía el mercado de investigación para el Instituto Nacional de Sanidad (NIH) de Estados Unidoscon el programa NIH Intramural Research Program (IRP) y diseñado originalmente
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
con el programa NIH Intramural Research Program (IRP) y diseñado originalmente por el Center for Cancer Research of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), CREx permite a los investigadores de NIH IRP de Maryland, Carolina del Norte y Montana... Read more
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Business Wire
Scientist.com espande il mercato per la ricerca per gli Istituti nazionali della sanità (National Institutes of Health, NIH) degli Stati UnitiProgram, IRP) NIH e originariamente configurato dal Centro per la ricerca sul c
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Program, IRP) NIH e originariamente configurato dal Centro per la ricerca sul cancro dell’Istituto nazionale per il cancro (National Cancer Institute, NCI), CREx permette ai ricercatori di NIH IRP negli Maryland, nella Carolina del Nord e nel... Read more
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Newsweek
How not to die: ‘Stupid Cancer’ community helps angry young people liveCancer is primarily a disease of aging, but it still affects plenty of young pe
Newsweek / Posted 2 days ago
Cancer is primarily a disease of aging, but it still affects plenty of young people. According to the National Cancer Institute, some 70,000 people aged 13 to 39 in the U.S. are diagnosed each year with the disease. Matthew Zachary, founder and CEO... Read more
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Newsweek
Life-saving cancer treatments wreak havoc on patients' sex lives, so why are so few people talking about it?free, as well as monthly subscriptions to research-based self-help programs tha
Newsweek / Posted 2 days ago
free, as well as monthly subscriptions to research-based self-help programs that Schover developed with funding from the National Cancer Institute. (One month costs $40, three months $114, six months $216.) The programs cover everything from... Read more
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Business Wire
Context Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Erard Gilles as Chief Medical Officerwas founded by Dr. Felix Kim of Drexel University College of Medicine and Marti
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
was founded by Dr. Felix Kim of Drexel University College of Medicine and Martin Lehr. Context’s investors include the National Cancer Institute and leading family offices. For more information on Context, visit www.contextthe... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Novel leukemia treatment could be 1st US gene therapycells and injecting them back into the patient. "This is a major advance," sai
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
cells and injecting them back into the patient. "This is a major advance," said panel member Dr. Malcolm A. Smith of the National Cancer Institute. He said the treatment is "ushering in a new era." The vote came after lengthy discussion and... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
A physicist clueless about cancer lectures cancer biologists on…cancer!be territorial. They sometimes protect their turf. They can have financial inte
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
be territorial. They sometimes protect their turf. They can have financial interests. But notice something. Davies had a National Cancer Institute grant to pursue his vision. The clear implication in the paragraph above is that he doesn’t have it... Read more
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New Kerala
FDA approves new treatment to reduce the risk of breast cancer returning - newkerala news #254970that may help keep the cancer from coming back." Breast cancer is the most com
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
that may help keep the cancer from coming back." Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimates approximately 252,710 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
FDA approves first extended adjuvant therapy to lower risk of breast cancer recurrencethat may help keep the cancer from coming back." Breast cancer is the most com
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
that may help keep the cancer from coming back." Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimates approximately 252,710 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Asbestos found in makeup sold by popular tween clothing store Justiceto breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years ol
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years old, it's still there." According to the National Cancer Institute, it can take at least 20 years for malignant mesothelioma to form after asbestos exposure. As if... Read more
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MedCity News
Puma's controversial cancer drug secures FDA approvallatter can truly determine whether the benefits outweigh the risks. They now ha
MedCity News / Posted 4 days ago
latter can truly determine whether the benefits outweigh the risks. They now have the power to decide. According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Approximately 252,710... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant radiation have lower risk of second primary tumorbreast cancer patients who received either neoadjuvant or adjuvant radiation th
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
breast cancer patients who received either neoadjuvant or adjuvant radiation therapy. They analyzed patient outcomes from a National Cancer Institute (NCI) registry database of cancer incidence and survival rates in the United States. They included... Read more
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CNBC
US court upholds cancer drug patent, blocking generic drug makers until 2022on a more stable form of Velcade's active ingredient. Takeda does not actually
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
on a more stable form of Velcade's active ingredient. Takeda does not actually hold that patent, as the company asked the National Cancer Institute to help develop the compound. The patent was issued to the NCI, which exclusively licensed it to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US court upholds Takeda patent on cancer drug Velcadeon a more stable form of Velcade's active ingredient. Takeda does not actually
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
on a more stable form of Velcade's active ingredient. Takeda does not actually hold that patent, as the company asked the National Cancer Institute to help develop the compound. The patent was issued to the NCI, which exclusively licensed it to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Big breakfast, skimpy dinner help weight loss, says new California university diet studypaper was co-written by Gary Fraser, a professor in the LLU schools of Medicine
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
paper was co-written by Gary Fraser, a professor in the LLU schools of Medicine and Public Health. The study was supported by grants from the National Cancer Institute, the World Cancer Research Fund, and the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republ... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Asbestos found in makeup sold by popular tween clothing store Justiceto breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years ol
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
to breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years old, it's still there." According to the National Cancer Institute, it can take at least 20 years for malignant mesothelioma to form after asbestos exposure. As if... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Human Guinea Pigs: Congress Slams Door On Pentagon Biochemical Weapons Testing Declassificationfor Biological Warfare Research is renamed the Fredrick Cancer Research Facilit
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
for Biological Warfare Research is renamed the Fredrick Cancer Research Facilities and placed under the supervision of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) . It is here that a special virus cancer program is initiated by the U.S. Navy, purportedly... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Asbestos found in makeup sold by popular tween clothing store Justiceto breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years ol
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
to breathe it. If a 10-year-old inhaled this fiber today, when he's 50 years old, it's still there." According to the National Cancer Institute, it can take at least 20 years for malignant mesothelioma to form after asbestos exposure. As if... Read more
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Newsmax
Colorectal Cancer Rising: Here's How to Protect Yourselflandmark study describing the disturbing rise in colorectal cancer among younge
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
landmark study describing the disturbing rise in colorectal cancer among younger adults was reported in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Although rates have fallen among older adults because of increased screening, Siegel says “it... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentrespond to several requests for an interview on the broken radiotherapy machine
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
respond to several requests for an interview on the broken radiotherapy machine. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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Connecticut Post
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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The New Canaan News
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
In West Africa cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentrespond to several requests for an interview on the broken radiotherapy machine
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
respond to several requests for an interview on the broken radiotherapy machine. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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Darien News-Review
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
In West Africa, cancer patients forced abroad for treatmentaging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
aging population, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The country has been planning to set up a National Cancer Institute within five years, plus a registry to track cancer patients. There is also a program to have... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘Astounding’ second-chance cancer drug heading for FDA approvalas B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 days ago
as B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL. This is the most common type of cancer among children, according to the National Cancer Institute. Nearly 5,000 people were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2014, the most recent... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Advisers' Leukemia Treatment Approval Advances Gene Therapyand destroy cancer after injecting them back into the patient. "This is a majo
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
and destroy cancer after injecting them back into the patient. "This is a major advance," Dr. Malcolm A. Smith of the National Cancer Institute, told Fox News, saying that the treatment was "ushering in a new era." Novartis said in its... Read more
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NBC Washington
Answer to Cancer May Be the Family DogDr. Chand Kanna treats pets who have cancer at Oncology Services in Springfield
NBC Washington / Posted 8 days ago
Dr. Chand Kanna treats pets who have cancer at Oncology Services in Springfield, Virginia. He also spent years at the National Cancer Institute researching the potential links between some cancers which afflict both dogs and children. “So if... Read more
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