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  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:34:12 +0000: Connah's Quay nurse slapped elderly dementia patient with bowel cancer - Heart & Cancer
    A nurse returning from a career break slapped a dementia patient suffering from bowel cancer during a night shift, a professional misconduct committee heard. Lorna Borthwick, who was working at Wepre Villa Care Home in Connah’s Quay at the time, was …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:01:49 +0000: Nurse slapped elderly patient suffering from dementia and bowel cancer during night shift - Heart & Cancer
    A nurse returning from a career break slapped a dementia patient suffering from bowel cancer during a night shift, a professional misconduct committee heard. Lorna Borthwick, who was working at Wepre Villa Care Home in North Wales at the time, has been …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:35:53 +0000: Shady Oaks Garden Club plants trees in honor of John Curtis teacher who died of cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Shady Oaks Garden Club In honor of Arbor Day, the Shady Oaks Garden Club planted three trees at John Curtis Christian Lower School in River Ridge in memory of former student and teacher, Ashley Rickner. Pictured back row, (left to right): Toni Hebert, …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:03:05 +0000: Scoring Progress Against Cancer: New Tool Measures Cancer Progress to Help Inform Research and Policy Decisions - Heart & Cancer
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of World Cancer Day 2015, amidst the ongoing cost-of-cancer-care debate, PACE (Patient Access to Cancer care Excellence), a Lilly Oncology initiative, is launching the PACE Continuous Innovation …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:46:53 +0000: Buchanan takes pride in relationship with her mother, a breast cancer survivor - Heart & Cancer
    One white blood cell held the fate of Erin Buchanan’s heart and soul. The night before one of Erin’s biggest gymnastics meets of her junior year of high school, her mother, Jane, was rushed to the hospital. Jane just had her first chemotherapy treatment …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:44:09 +0000: Mexico escalating the fight against breast cancer - Heart & Cancer
    On Avenue San Fernando, a tree-lined street crowded with food stands, the new wing of Mexico's flagship cancer hospital gleams like a silver airplane. Barely a year old, the light-filled structure attached to the National Institute of Cancer of Mexico …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:10:55 +0000: For ‘Parenthood,’ pulling at the heart - Heart & Cancer
    “Parenthood” was never a hit show, and while it enjoyed critical support, it never got much Emmy or Golden Globe love, either. But the show, which wraps up a six-season run tonight at 10 p.m. with its series finale, has always been NBC’s deepest, most …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:40:16 +0000: Cambridge boy, 7, is battling cancer but his mother is furious... - Heart & Cancer
    Comments (0) A 7-year-old Cambridge boy is battling with a devastating cancer – but his disability benefits have been stopped forcing his mother to go without food. And devoted mum Ruth Miller, 39, has faced eviction and struggles to pay for heating as …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:59:39 +0000: Cancer patients learn selfcare tips - Heart & Cancer
    By Alicia Doyle Special to The Acorn HEALING BODY AND MIND—Lori Chortkoff Hops explains the art of meditation to a class on Jan. 22. The Cancer Support Community hosted. RICHARD GILLARD/Acorn Newspapers Diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of cancer …
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:24:36 +0000: Just TEN minutes of exercise a day can protect against a heart attack or stroke - Heart & Cancer
    Ten minutes of exercise a day reduces the risk of heart attack or stroke  Charity survey finds Britain's diet and exercise habits are deteriorating  Nearly half of adults do no moderate physical activity whatsoever But 41% admit they are worried about …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:47:54 +0000: Escalating the fight against breast cancer - Heart & Cancer
    MEXICO CITY — On Avenue San Fernando, a tree-lined street crowded with food stands, the new wing of Mexico’s flagship cancer hospital gleams like a silver airplane. Barely a year old, the light-filled structure attached to the National Institute of Cancer …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:43:34 +0000: This supplement may help lower inflammation from risk factors for heart disease - Heart & Cancer
    Adding spice – in the form of curcumin supplements – to the daily diets of people with risk factors for heart disease may lower inflammation, a new study suggests. Inflammation is implicated in a wide range of illnesses, from heart disease to cancer and …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:12:18 +0000: Heart Initiative Offers Prize For Heart-Healthy Recipes - Heart & Cancer
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  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:05:40 +0000: Novartis announces study in NEJM showing Jakavi(R) was superior to standard therapy in rare blood cancer polycythemia vera - Heart & Cancer
    Novartis International AG / Novartis announces study in NEJM showing Jakavi® was superior to standard therapy in rare blood cancer polycythemia vera . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions. The issuer is solely responsible for the …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:24:55 +0000: Baron recognized for efforts to aid pediatric cancer research - Heart & Cancer
    Bert Baron The Hugs for Brady Foundation has named radio host and humanitarian Bert Baron the 2015 Ellen Gambatese Pediatric Cancer Volunteer of the Year. New Jersey born and raised, Baron is the host of “Jersey Central,” a weekday morning talk show on …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:53:59 +0000: Skipping radiotherapy is an option for some cancer patients, says study - Heart & Cancer
    Custom byline text:  A study conducted by Edinburgh University found radiotherapy only made a small difference to older women who were in the early stages of the disease. The researchers suggest carefully selected patients who have surgery and hormone …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:36:34 +0000: Obamacare Vs. Cancer Cures - Heart & Cancer
    Even Republicans gushed with enthusiasm when President Barack Obama announced funding for personalized medicine during the State of the Union last week. "I am launching a new precision medicine initiative," Obama said, to usher in a "new …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:03:06 +0000: Pedego Electric Bikes Do Your Heart Good - Heart & Cancer
    IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- What does the physical heart have to do with the romantic "heart" of love lore? Plenty, according to the Center for Disease Control.  Its website states that you should "stay 'heart healthy …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:54:56 +0000: Reagan's "Secret Cancer Cure" And Other Scams From Erick Erickson's Email List - Heart & Cancer
    Erick Erickson's email list subscribers have received a bizarre array of pitches from conspiracy theorists and dubious practitioners warning of the impending death of millions of Americans and promising "cures" to cancer, Alzheimer's, …
  • Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:40:29 +0000: A woman after your own heart - Heart & Cancer
    You can be absolutely sure that on Feb. 13, Wendy Wray will be wearing red. Not because it’s the day before Valentine’s, but rather in support of the fundraising campaign for the project she founded in 2009 and is more passionate about — and committed to …

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