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  • Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:03:59 +0000: Celprogen Introduces 3D Printed Scaffold Human Heart That May Someday Be Utilized in Heart Transplants - Heart & Cancer
    TORRANCE, Calif., Sep 19, 2016 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Celprogen Inc., a leader in the Stem Cell Research and Therapeutics industry for stem cell research since 2002, today announced that they have successfully finished printing 3D hearts from flexible Poly …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:37:59 +0000: Beloved teacher who inspired school to sing hymns at his window dies from cancer - Heart & Cancer
    share tweet pin email comment () The beloved teacher who inspired 400 high school students to sing gospel hymns outside of his window to show their appreciation for him has died after a battle with esophageal cancer. Ben Ellis, a father of five and a …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:30:35 +0000: Joe Biden announces major new steps in his fight for better cancer research - Heart & Cancer
    Vice President Joe Biden is more optimistic today than he has ever been in his entire career — and he's certain we're on the cusp of of unprecedented scientific and technological breakthroughs that can change the fight against cancer. "We …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:30:04 +0000: 18,000 McKesson Employees Gather to Raise Awareness, Give Back to Cancer Patients in Need - Heart & Cancer
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  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:46:50 +0000: Targeting fat to treat cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Salk Institute researchers and collaborators develop novel cancer treatment that halts fat synthesis in cells. Placebo-treated cells (left) have far more lipid (red) production compared to ND-646 treated cells (right). Credit: Salk Institute Fat isn't …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:35:26 +0000: Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner flips a coin on cancer - Heart & Cancer
    ©  Greg Williams/Stand Up To Cancer One in two people in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer during their life - a fact brought into sharp relief with a new video campaign from Stand up to Cancer. Photographer and filmmaker Greg Williams has amassed …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:13:51 +0000: Oetzi Iceman Update: Bacteria Found In Mummy's Stomach May Lead To Cancer Research - Heart & Cancer
    Almost 25 years after discovering a well-preserved mummy in the snowcaps of the Austrian-Italian border, scientists are still learning more information about the nearly 5,300-year-old Iceman from Bolzano, Italy. During a mummy congress Monday, scientists …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:26:44 +0000: Woman dies of cancer one day before her wedding - Heart & Cancer
    A 25-year-old woman diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor in January 2015 died Friday, one day before her wedding, People reports. A month after being given three years to live, Swabey joined Tinder, where she met Andy Bell. She told Marie Claire she …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:58:59 +0000: Cancer blogger Anna Swabey inspires well-wishers to donate almost £100,000 in her memory - Heart & Cancer
    Brain tumour victim Anna Swabey’s story has inspired supporters to boost her fundraising appeal by thousands of pounds following her death. The 25-year-old, who documented her battle in a heartwarming blog, died on Friday - a day before she had hoped to …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 11:15:30 +0000: Kids With Cancer - Part 7 - Kids Tell All - Heart & Cancer
    Adams County, ILL. — September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and all month long, KHQA has been putting the spotlight on that disease. This go around, we hear what fighting cancer is like straight from the mouths of the Kids With Cancer. The kids …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 09:07:51 +0000: Oral sex can bring down risk of heart disease in women: study - Heart & Cancer
    Oral sex is seen as a taboo in many parts of the world and this is why people are mostly hesitant about going down on their partners. But while the practice is seen as one amplifying pleasure, research says it’s also healthy. A study says that when a man …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:39:51 +0000: Wife of San Diego Padres' Yangervis Solarte dies following cancer battle - Heart & Cancer
    The wife of San Diego Padres third baseman Yangervis Solarte died of cancer on Saturday. Yuliette Solarte was 31. Yangervis Solarte left the team prior to Friday's game against the Colorado Rockies to travel to Florida to be with his wife and three …
  • Mon, 19 Sep 2016 01:18:52 +0000: Teacher in viral video succumbs to cancer - Heart & Cancer
    A Nashville teacher who was serenaded by his students in a viral video has died after a battle with cancer.Ben Ellis, a teacher at Christ Presbyterian Academy, passed away Friday, according to an email sent to CPA parents. “With deep sadness and a very …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:55:26 +0000: Padres' Yangervis Solarte loses wife to cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Updated at 7:22 p.m. ET The Padres cared very little after losing 8-0 to the Colorado Rockies on Saturday, for they had recently learned teammate Yangervis Solarte lost his wife to cancer. Sunday, the Padres took the field with heavy hearts after the …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:14:04 +0000: Stars' film campaign highlights chances of getting cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Rosamund Pike, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Toby Jones are among the British stars who have united to show the odds of getting cancer in a new film series. The actors are seen in a series of poignant films and black and white photos, tossing a coin and checking …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 21:01:18 +0000: Wife of Padres' Solarte dies following cancer battle - Heart & Cancer
    The wife of San Diego Padres third baseman Yangervis Solarte died of cancer on Saturday. Yuliette Solarte was 31. Yangervis Solarte left the team prior to Friday's game against the Colorado Rockies to travel to Florida to be with his wife and three …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 18:39:36 +0000: Collingwood cancer survivor featured at OneWalk to Conquer Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    A Collingwood man was one of 11 cancer survivors featured on stage at the Rexall One Walk to Conquer Cancer benefiting Princess Margaret Cancer Centre last weekend. Jon Lantz was walking in the event two years after remission. In 2014, Collingwood Lantz …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:26:16 +0000: Carando and Sedano's Supermarkets Partner to Support Cancer Research and Patient Care - Heart & Cancer
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Sep 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center receives donation from Carando Cares program Carando, the artisans of Classic Italian Meats, has partnered with Sedano's Supermarkets to donate $1, …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:17:50 +0000: Carando and Sedano’s Supermarkets Partner to Support Cancer Research and Patient Care - Heart & Cancer
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Sept. 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carando, the artisans of Classic Italian Meats, has partnered with Sedano’s Supermarkets to donate $1,000 to Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. …
  • Sun, 18 Sep 2016 08:16:37 +0000: Couple reveal brave son's inspirational battle with rare cancer as they campaign for awareness - Heart & Cancer
    Joshua Deller is your typical eight-year-old boy. He loves Lego, having fun with his little brother Max and playing Minecraft on his tablet. Hiding behind his heart-warming smile and bright blue eyes, though, is the fact that the schoolboy was diagnosed …