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dna
New crop of surgical robots strive for space in the operating roomother types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most
New crop of surgical robots strive for space in the operating room
dna / Posted 38 minutes ago
other types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most top U.S. hospitals for cancer treatment, urology, gynecology and gastroenterology have made the investment. The robots are featured prominently in hospital marketing... Read more
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Business Wire
Astellas Launches DigiTx Partners, a Digital Health Investment Company in Partnership with MPM Capitalthe health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and r
Astellas Launches DigiTx Partners, a Digital Health Investment Company in Partnership with MPM Capital
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products. We focus on Urology, Oncology, Immunology, Nephrology and Neuroscience as prioritized therapeutic areas while advancing new therapeutic... Read more
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Business Wire
Astellas Reports First Quarter Financial Results of FY2016the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and r
Astellas Reports First Quarter Financial Results of FY2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products. We focus on Urology, Oncology, Immunology, Nephrology and Neuroscience as prioritized therapeutic areas while advancing new therapeutic... Read more
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FOX News
New crop of robots to vie for space in the operating roomother types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most
New crop of robots to vie for space in the operating room
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
other types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most top U.S. hospitals for cancer treatment, urology, gynecology and gastroenterology have made the investment. The robots are featured prominently in hospital marketing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Robots vie for space in operating roomother types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most
Robots vie for space in operating room
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
other types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most top U.S. hospitals for cancer treatment, urology, gynecology and gastroenterology have made the investment. The robots are featured prominently in hospital marketing... Read more
4 related stories
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Fortune
Rise of the Surgical Robot and What Doctors Wantother types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most
Rise of the Surgical Robot and What Doctors Want
Fortune / Posted 22 hours ago
other types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most top U.S. hospitals for cancer treatment, urology, gynecology and gastroenterology have made the investment. The robots are featured prominently in hospital marketing... Read more
4 related stories
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Reuters
New crop of robots to vie for space in the operating roomother types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most
New crop of robots to vie for space in the operating room
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
other types of minimally-invasive procedures, such as laparoscopy. Still, most top U.S. hospitals for cancer treatment, urology, gynecology and gastroenterology have made the investment. The robots are featured prominently in hospital marketing... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Local boy donates $20,000 to Childrens Hospital of Wisconsinfor a long time, and that's why he chose to divide the $20,000 between two diff
Local boy donates $20,000 to Childrens Hospital of Wisconsin
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
for a long time, and that's why he chose to divide the $20,000 between two different departments, speech and hearing, and urology, for kids who are less fortunate than himself. "His gift will make other children happier when they are here, it... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Eli Lilly CEO to step downChina. Ricks became president of Lilly Bio-Medicines in 2012, overseeing the t
Eli Lilly CEO to step down
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
China. Ricks became president of Lilly Bio-Medicines in 2012, overseeing the therapeutic areas of Alzheimer’s disease, urology, immunology, musculoskeletal disease, and pain, as well as the company’s global marketing function, according to... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Longtime Eli Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in Decembetin Canada, China and the United States. Lilly's bio-medicines business includes
Longtime Eli Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in Decembet
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
in Canada, China and the United States. Lilly's bio-medicines business includes the neuroscience, cardiovascular and urology treatment areas and the company's global marketing operation. Lechleiter's announcement came a day after Eli Lilly... Read more
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Island Packet
Long-time Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in Decemberin Canada, China and the United States. Lilly's bio-medicines business includes
Long-time Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in December
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
in Canada, China and the United States. Lilly's bio-medicines business includes the neuroscience, cardiovascular and urology treatment areas and the company's global marketing operation. Lechleiter's announcement came a day after Eli Lilly... Read more
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The Economic Times
RPG Life Sciences inks pact to acquire Sun Pharma's 7 brandsin line with the company's strategy to focus on formulation business. The acqui
RPG Life Sciences inks pact to acquire Sun Pharma's 7 brands
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
in line with the company's strategy to focus on formulation business. The acquired brands are primarily in respiratory and urology segments. In addition to this, three products will compliment the company's existing range, it added. Commenting on... Read more
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USA Today
Eli Lilly CEO to step downChina. Ricks became president of Lilly Bio-Medicines in 2012, overseeing the t
Eli Lilly CEO to step down
USA Today / Posted yesterday
China. Ricks became president of Lilly Bio-Medicines in 2012, overseeing the therapeutic areas of Alzheimer’s disease, urology, immunology, musculoskeletal disease, and pain, as well as the company’s global marketing function, according to... Read more
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Salon.com
Long-time Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in Decemberin Canada, China and the United States. Lilly’s bio-medicines business includes
Long-time Lilly CEO Lechleiter to retire in December
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
in Canada, China and the United States. Lilly’s bio-medicines business includes the neuroscience, cardiovascular and urology treatment areas and the company’s global marketing operation. Lechleiter’s announcement came a day after Eli Lilly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#kwibohora22 - We Must Liberate Ourselves From Any Obstacles That Stand in the Way of Our Development - President Kagamepractitioners are conducting medical interventions in various specialities incl
#kwibohora22 - We Must Liberate Ourselves From Any Obstacles That Stand in the Way of Our Development - President Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
practitioners are conducting medical interventions in various specialities including ophthalmology, dermatology, urology, orthopaedics, dental Care, gynaecology and paediatrics. The intervention is taking place at Nyamata Hospital, and... Read more
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express
Would YOU trust a robot surgeon? Machines 'as good' as skilled medics at cancer operationsincreasingly being used in gynaecology, cardiothoracics, head and neck and gene
Would YOU trust a robot surgeon? Machines 'as good' as skilled medics at cancer operations
express / Posted yesterday
increasingly being used in gynaecology, cardiothoracics, head and neck and general surgery, as well as other operations in urology. Professor Gardiner: "Patients are now being followed-up for a total of two years in order to fully assess the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New robotic system at Singing River Hospital to cut down operation times; recoveryto operate the robot. And it can be used for a variety of surgeries. "We do ca
New robotic system at Singing River Hospital to cut down operation times; recovery
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
to operate the robot. And it can be used for a variety of surgeries. "We do cases through general surgery, gynecology, and urology," said Barlow. How is this new device different from the previous one? "Before, you could only work in one quadrant... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New robotic system at Singing River Hospital to cut down operation times; recoveryto operate the robot. And it can be used for a variety of surgeries. "We do ca
New robotic system at Singing River Hospital to cut down operation times; recovery
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
to operate the robot. And it can be used for a variety of surgeries. "We do cases through general surgery, gynecology, and urology," said Barlow. How is this new device different from the previous one? "Before, you could only work in one quadrant... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The rise of the urinary tract infection that’s nearly impossible to treateasier for bacteria to reach the bladder, and the opening of a woman’s urethra
The rise of the urinary tract infection that’s nearly impossible to treat
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
easier for bacteria to reach the bladder, and the opening of a woman’s urethra is closer to the anus, where bacteria live. Urology associations in North America and Europe have come out with new UTI treatment guidelines to help curb antibiotic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Bank Avails $77 Million for HealthChina for the support rendered to renovate Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals. "W
Chinese Bank Avails $77 Million for Health
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
China for the support rendered to renovate Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals. "We are grateful for the development of the Urology department at Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals and your support to this central hospital is highly strategic and will... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Study shows spike in prostate cancer casesor men are getting fewer screenings. “The findings of the study were a little
Study shows spike in prostate cancer cases
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
or men are getting fewer screenings. “The findings of the study were a little bit controversial," Dr. Wesley White, urology specialist at UT Medical Center, said. “The problem is is we don’t know if we’re comparing apples to apples here.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Study claiming increase in prostate cancer under firerebuttal on its website, criticizing the authors' methodology and rebutting the
Study claiming increase in prostate cancer under fire
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
rebuttal on its website, criticizing the authors' methodology and rebutting their conclusions. Dr. Frank Tamarkin, head of urology at St. Luke's University Health Network, said he finds the continued divisiveness over prostate cancer screening... Read more
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The Morning Call
Study claiming increase in prostate cancer under firerebuttal on its website, criticizing the authors' methodology and rebutting the
Study claiming increase in prostate cancer under fire
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
rebuttal on its website, criticizing the authors' methodology and rebutting their conclusions. Dr. Frank Tamarkin, head of urology at St. Luke's University Health Network, said he finds the continued divisiveness over prostate cancer screening... Read more
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Japan Today
Rip-off circumcision clinics shine harsh light on medical ethics ‹ Japan Todayreproductive member, those concerns may be for nought. In all but the worst co
Rip-off circumcision clinics shine harsh light on medical ethics ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
reproductive member, those concerns may be for nought. In all but the worst conditions, Dr Koichi Nagao, a lecturer in urology at Toho University Hospital, tells Weekly Playboy (Aug 1), the problems can be managed through proper hygiene with no... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
VCU Health radiologist uses MRI technology to detect difficult prostate cancersbiopsy needle to the tumor. Related Stories In 2014, VCU Health's Department
VCU Health radiologist uses MRI technology to detect difficult prostate cancers
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
biopsy needle to the tumor. Related Stories In 2014, VCU Health's Department of Radiology, supported by the Division of Urology in the Department of Surgery, purchased ultrasound/MRI fusion biopsy equipment. Prior to this, Yu's team had... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patientsin patients selected or opting for this conservative form of disease management
Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
in patients selected or opting for this conservative form of disease management? New research published in The Journal of Urology® found that patients on AS who were tracked for three years experienced similar HRQoL as men without prostate cancer,... Read more
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CNBC
Credit Suisse says Allergan's drug pipeline is 'underappreciated'company also said it planned to focus itself in the following areas: gastroente
Credit Suisse says Allergan's drug pipeline is 'underappreciated'
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
company also said it planned to focus itself in the following areas: gastroenterology, mental health, women's health and urology, anti-infectives, medical aesthetics and dermatology, neuromodulators and eye care. Divan said he is "bullish" about... Read more
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FOX News
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefit547 men with limited life expectancy received prostate biopsies, the researcher
Some elderly men get prostate cancer tests despite limited benefit
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
547 men with limited life expectancy received prostate biopsies, the researchers report in the journal European Urology. These men were a bit older and, compared to men with longer to live, they had significantly higher PSA levels as... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Reconstructive neobladder surgery an option to using a bag for many cancer patients– are well-versed in the procedure and usually offer it as an option, according
Reconstructive neobladder surgery an option to using a bag for many cancer patients
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
– are well-versed in the procedure and usually offer it as an option, according to Dr. Michael Stifelman, chairman of urology at Hackensack University Medical Center. “Not every patient is a candidate. You have to meet certain requirements.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Urinary tract infections: Is your diet to blame?antibiotics over and over and yet nothing seems to work,” says Price. Doctor L
Urinary tract infections: Is your diet to blame?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
antibiotics over and over and yet nothing seems to work,” says Price. Doctor Lora Plaskon, MS, MD, Urologist at Athena Urology, says she and her colleagues are scrambling to fight more potent UTI’s which are becoming resistant to the... Read more
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dna
10-old kid's organs give new life to four peoplein a month or so. I just want to tell the world that organ donation is the way
10-old kid's organs give new life to four people
dna / Posted 4 days ago
in a month or so. I just want to tell the world that organ donation is the way to go," said Dr Shailesh Raina, director of Urology, Neurology and Renal Transplant at the Jaslok Hospital. He added, "We got the message about the organs last night... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Could testosterone therapy make you live longer?which showed low T was not protective against this malignancy. Since this find
Could testosterone therapy make you live longer?
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
which showed low T was not protective against this malignancy. Since this finding, he has reported, in the Journal of Urology, 13 cases of prostate cancer treated with testosterone for two and a half years. Biopsies showed none of the cancers... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
UCLA Researchers: Nearly 1 in 12 Patients With A Common Cancer Develop A Second, Unrelated Malignancycancer, while 55 percent died of their second cancer, said study lead author Dr
UCLA Researchers: Nearly 1 in 12 Patients With A Common Cancer Develop A Second, Unrelated Malignancy
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 6 days ago
cancer, while 55 percent died of their second cancer, said study lead author Dr. Karim Chamie, an assistant professor of urology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. “As clinicians, we can become so focused on surveilling our patients... Read more
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Golf Magazine
Suspended Despite Medical Documentation, Scott Stallings Speaks Outmean Stallings shouldn't qualify for medical treatment. Dr. Abraham Morgentale
Suspended Despite Medical Documentation, Scott Stallings Speaks Out
Golf Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
mean Stallings shouldn't qualify for medical treatment. Dr. Abraham Morgentaler, an associate clinical professor of urology at Harvard Medical School and the author of a book called Testosterone for Life, said that there is "a growing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Male contraceptive almost herebut allows other fluids to pass through. Zarrabi, who specialises in male fert
Male contraceptive almost here
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
but allows other fluids to pass through. Zarrabi, who specialises in male fertility and microsurgery at the Division of Urology atStellenbosch University, said that unlike having a vasectomy, Vasalgel did not require surgery and did not carry... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Father blasts AHS actions after son's deathalso detailed other actions it has taken to improve patient support. That incl
Father blasts AHS actions after son's death
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
also detailed other actions it has taken to improve patient support. That includes allowing patients who have undergone urology surgical procedures to reach their urologist at all times — something Greg was unable to do the day before his... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Renowned Urologist Creates Individualized Treatment Plans for Canceryear-old because the disease does not get diagnosed in time,” said Dr. Benson
Renowned Urologist Creates Individualized Treatment Plans for Cancer
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 8 days ago
year-old because the disease does not get diagnosed in time,” said Dr. Benson , Herbert and Florence Irving Professor of Urology, Emeritus Chair, Department of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center (NYP/CUMC), and... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Serious case review launched into how a lying mother tricked doctors into carrying out needless surgery on children to claim benefitsthat they suffered from serious health conditions. The claimed symptoms and co
Serious case review launched into how a lying mother tricked doctors into carrying out needless surgery on children to claim benefits
Croydon Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
that they suffered from serious health conditions. The claimed symptoms and complaints included severe asthma, autism, urology problems and gastric complications. On one occasion, she encouraged her young son to act in a way she thought was... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Renowned Urologist Creates Individualized Treatment Plans for Canceryear-old because the disease does not get diagnosed in time,” said Dr. Benson
Renowned Urologist Creates Individualized Treatment Plans for Cancer
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 8 days ago
year-old because the disease does not get diagnosed in time,” said Dr. Benson , Herbert and Florence Irving Professor of Urology, Emeritus Chair, Department of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center (NYP/CUMC), and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Zika virus and sexual transmissionget infected from unprotected intercourse and not even know you have the sympto
Zika virus and sexual transmission
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
get infected from unprotected intercourse and not even know you have the symptoms," said Dr. Ali Kasraeian with Kasraeian Urology. Only one out of five people who are infected with the virus show any symptoms whatsoever. Dr. Kasraeian says what... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Prostate Cancer: Active SurveillanceGeorgetown in 2004. Dr. Herrick also received a Doctor of Medicine from Virgini
Prostate Cancer: Active Surveillance
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
Georgetown in 2004. Dr. Herrick also received a Doctor of Medicine from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in 2008. He completed his residency in general surgery in 2010 and in urology in 2014 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical C... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UCLA urologist debunks 5 common myths about vasectomiesduring, and after, a vasectomy - specifically how it will affect them personall
UCLA urologist debunks 5 common myths about vasectomies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
during, and after, a vasectomy - specifically how it will affect them personally. Dr. Jesse Mills, a clinical professor of urology and director of The Men's Clinic at UCLA, says the many myths surrounding the procedure can make men rethink what is... Read more
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NBC News
Cases of Aggressive Prostate Cancer on the Rise, Researchers Sayis the disease has become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screenin
Cases of Aggressive Prostate Cancer on the Rise, Researchers Say
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
is the disease has become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening," said Dr. Edward Schaeffer, chair of urology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medicine, who led the study. "The other idea... Read more
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CBS News
Advanced prostate cancer cases skyrockethas become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening," senior stud
Advanced prostate cancer cases skyrocket
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
has become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening," senior study author Dr. Edward Schaeffer, chair of urology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medicine, said in a statement. "The other... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study reports significant increase in new metastatic prostate cancer caseshas become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening," said senior
New study reports significant increase in new metastatic prostate cancer cases
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
has become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening," said senior study author Dr. Edward Schaeffer, chair of urology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medicine. "The other idea is since screening... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Anglers land big ones in fishing derbythe smallest legal trout, both weighing 0.5 pounds. The derby was a fundraiser
Anglers land big ones in fishing derby
Terrace Standard / Posted 9 days ago
the smallest legal trout, both weighing 0.5 pounds. The derby was a fundraiser for the Dr. REM Lee Hospital Foundation, and with support from Mr. Mikes Steakhouse, collected a record $8,795.25 for urology equipment at Mills Memoria... Read more
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Newsmax
Number of Advanced Prostate Cancer Cases Soarsthere is less screening being done, but we don't know why," said lead researche
Number of Advanced Prostate Cancer Cases Soars
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
there is less screening being done, but we don't know why," said lead researcher Dr. Edward Schaeffer. He is chair of urology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. It's possible that prostate cancer may be... Read more
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metro
Mother claimed £375,000 in benefits by getting children to fake illnessthat they suffered from serious health problems and a series of symptoms, which
Mother claimed £375,000 in benefits by getting children to fake illness
metro / Posted 9 days ago
that they suffered from serious health problems and a series of symptoms, which ranged from severe asthma, autism, urology problems and gastric complications. As a result her healthy children underwent invasive medical treatment, including... Read more
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FOX News
Metastatic prostate cancer cases rising, study findshas become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening,” study senio
Metastatic prostate cancer cases rising, study finds
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
has become more aggressive, regardless of the change in screening,” study senior author Dr. Edward Schaeffer, chair of urology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medicine, said in a news release. “The other... Read more
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