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  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:16:57 +0000: Bayer moves heart failure candidate finerenone into phase III - Heart & Cancer
    Bayer has started three late-stage trials of its heart failure candidate finerenone after reporting encouraging phase IIb data at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) meeting in London. The decision to push the mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist ( …
  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:38:43 +0000: Fizzy drinks could increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes - Heart & Cancer
    Scientists looked at drinking habits of patients who suffered cardiac arrest Found there's a link between heart attacks and consumption of fizzy drinks Data was based on the amount patients had spent on the beverages  But they found no link to other …
  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:29:27 +0000: New heart failure medicine LCZ696 (sacubitril valsartan) to be available to the NHS under the Early Access to Medicines Scheme (EAMS) - Heart & Cancer
    ·        Novartis’s LCZ696 (sacubitril valsartan) is the first non-oncology drug to gain EAMS status under the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency’s (MHRA) programme for innovative medicines   ·        Novartis will provide LCZ696 ( …
  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:06:38 +0000: Heart failure drug gets onto UK's early access scheme - Heart & Cancer
    Certain patients with heart failure in the UK could get treatment with Novartis’ LCZ696 before it is officially approved by European regulators after the drug was accepted by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency for its Early Access to …
  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:56:15 +0000: Former Bishop Gorman rusher Powell carrying a heavy heart - Heart & Cancer
    The words flow from the sort of emotion only losing a child could create, one of sadness and heartache and despair. She likens the experience to a natural disaster, to an earthquake followed by a tsunami followed by the universe shifting in the most …
  • Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:18:49 +0000: Rachel Platten Sings 'Fight Song' with 7-Year-Old Cancer Patient - Heart & Cancer
    In an inspiring video shared on Facebook today by the Children's Hospital Los Angeles, singer Rachel Platten stopped by to cheer up a young cancer patient and ended up signing a duet with a brave young boy. Jeremiah Succar, 7, loves Platten's hit …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:17:52 +0000: Naperville childhood cancer support group opens new space - Heart & Cancer
    The new home base for a Naperville childhood cancer support organization evokes heroism. At the Bike Bald headquarters, there are police and fire badges high up on one wall, fire helmets, an oxygen tank and a Rosie the Riveter poster below it, saying …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:25:33 +0000: Ten is where the heart is - Heart & Cancer
    Every hour, ever so many underprivileged children pour into Tata Medical Center in Rajarhat. Their parents with despair in their eyes and a prayer on their lips. Despair knowing treatment could cost a few lakhs or more. Prayer for a miracle that someone …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:21:42 +0000: Doctors Are In: Women need to know signs, symptoms of a heart attack - Heart & Cancer
    It doesn’t have to be February Heart Month for you to Go Red for women. More women die of heart attacks every year than cancer. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, one woman dies every minute from heart disease. As if this is not bad …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:39:44 +0000: Common Heart Medication Could Help Cancer Patients Live Longer - Heart & Cancer
    (HealthNewsDigest.com) - A new study published yesterday in the journal Cancer suggests that a common medication known as a beta-blocker, taken by millions of people for heart problems and anxiety, could significantly improve survival for patients with …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:18:57 +0000: One Couple's Cancer Journey Leads To Agrelia's Castle, And The Peaceful New Album Elders And Ancestors - Heart & Cancer
    New York, NY (Top40 Charts) The new album, Elders and Ancestors, by Agrelia's Castle was created to offer solace; it is releasing today via Mysterium Music. Elders and Ancestors is an artists' journey together through the cancer landscape, with …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:02:58 +0000: College Football Hall of Fame to Partner With Curing Kids Cancer This September for National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month - Heart & Cancer
    ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - September 01, 2015) - The College Football Hall of Fame has announced it will donate $1 for every full-priced ticket sold during September to Curing Kids Cancer in recognition of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:19:50 +0000: College Football Hall of Fame to Partner With Curing Kids Cancer This September for National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month - Heart & Cancer
    ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - September 01, 2015) - The College Football Hall of Fame has announced it will donate $1 for every full-priced ticket sold during September to Curing Kids Cancer in recognition of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:25:51 +0000: The war over soda: New study finds link between carbonated drinks, higher risk of heart attacks - Heart & Cancer
    Next time you're thirsty and pop into your local convenience store to buy a drink, choose carefully. Yet another study has found links between soda and negative effects on your health. This one is large -- involving data from 800,000 people in Japan …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:20:18 +0000: Winery will keep the corks popping to benefit cancer center - Heart & Cancer
    Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards will host "Corks for Cancer Festival" to benefit the Moffitt Cancer Center on Sept. 12 and 13 at the winery, 19239 U.S. Highway 27 north of Clermont. The event will feature live music, and complimentary winery …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:02:56 +0000: "He loved me so much:" Mount Sinai doctor dies of brain cancer - Heart & Cancer
    The day before her husband died, Heidi Wilk saw a big rainbow from his hospital room window at Sunnybrook. She took it as a soft sign of peace and tranquility, and the next morning she cradled him as his heart thumped to a halt and the breath left his …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:29:57 +0000: Mionetto Supports Breast Cancer Awareness With 'Pink Cork for the Cause' - Heart & Cancer
    WHITE PLAINS, NY--(Marketwired - September 01, 2015) - Mionetto launches 'Pink Cork for the Cause', a national program in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. The program, the first of an ongoing marketing initiative, is launching September 1st and …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:26:41 +0000: More bad news about soda: Study finds link to higher risk of heart attacks - Heart & Cancer
    Next time you're thirsty and pop into your local convenience store to buy a drink, choose carefully. Yet another study has found links between soda and negative effects on your health. This one is large -- involving data from 800,000 people in Japan …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:16:44 +0000: Las Vegas cancer care provider partners with USC - Heart & Cancer
    Another prominent health care organization is planting its flag in Southern Nevada. Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada and the University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center Tuesday announced a partnership to provide treatment …
  • Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:41:39 +0000: Family and friends using memory of Center Twp. woman to promote cancer research - Heart & Cancer
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