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  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:05:37 +0000: Help Make Cancer A Part Of The Past With Summer's Hottest Shopping Bash - Heart & Cancer
    WEST CHESTER, Pa., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shop for a cure with designer bargains galore. QVC and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) are joining forces once again for "QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE," an annual "designer charity …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:42:30 +0000: New target for radiation therapy: study suggests cancer treatment may offer hope against heart disease - Heart & Cancer
    Most often used for treatment of cancer, radiation therapy may offer a promising new noninvasive alternative treatment for the millions of Americans whose high blood pressure doesn't respond to medication, suggests preliminary research being presented …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:26:32 +0000: Klein teen recovers from life-threatening brain cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Two years after suffering several life-threatening brain bleeds that doctors said would leave him permanently unresponsive, former Klein High student Trevor Pauley said he’s getting back to his old self. Trevor’s life changed overnight after he was …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:16:35 +0000: Targeted virus could boost chemo's effects for arm and leg cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Patients with cancer of the arms and legs often undergo chemotherapy to avoid amputation. Now, researchers from The Institute of Cancer Research in London, UK, say that viruses designed to target and then kill cancer cells could increase the effectiveness …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:13:38 +0000: Research points to gender gap after heart attacks - Heart & Cancer
    July 22, 2014, 5:35 AM|A new study finds women have a tougher time recovering from heart attacks than men do. Also, patients with advanced cancer may benefit from treatments that not only control their symptoms, but also provide exercise and nutritional …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:57:27 +0000: Dying mother must wait to see if she has passed cancer to her son in womb - Heart & Cancer
    Dani Maloney was diagnosed with skin cancer after giving birth to her son While pregnant with Jayden she claims she raised concerns over a mole growing on her leg with doctors but was told it was skin pigmentation Six weeks ago 26-year-old was rushed to …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:15:51 +0000: Joan Jett, Roger Daltrey help fight teen cancer at the Kimmel - Heart & Cancer
    A.D. Amorosi, For The Inquirer Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:01 AM Joan Jett is returning home, in a sense, next week, sharing a bill with Roger Daltrey for his Teen Cancer benefit at the Kimmel Center. At a band rehearsal, the one-time bassist for …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:46:06 +0000: New mum told her terminal cancer may have invaded her baby's body while she was pregnant - Heart & Cancer
    VIEW GALLERY   A new mum given only weeks to live has been told the cancer that is killing her may have also invaded her baby boy's tiny body. Medics fear the skin cancer that has spread to 26-year-old Dani Maloney's leg, lungs and spine could …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:50:43 +0000: Viral therapy could boost limb-saving cancer treatment - Heart & Cancer
    Viruses designed to target and kill cancer cells could boost the effectiveness of chemotherapy to the arms and legs and help avoid amputation, a new study reports. Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, tested the effectiveness of a …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:21:22 +0000: Gene discovered that links stem cells, aging and cancer - Heart & Cancer
    An organism is healthy thanks to a good maintenance system: the normal functioning of organs and environmental exposure cause damage to tissues, which need to be continuously repaired. This process is not yet well understood, but it is known that stem …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:20:16 +0000: FDA Grants Genentech’s Avastin Priority Review for Recurrent Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    FDA Grants Genentech’s Avastin Priority Review for Recurrent Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the company…
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:27:56 +0000: Raising awareness of heart disease among women - Heart & Cancer
      Lisa McDonnell poses for a photo at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute in Ottawa, July 21, 2014. McDonnell is the lead author of a new study, commissioned by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, that found that most Canadian women lack …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:38:32 +0000: New Discovery Opens the Door to Possible Cure for Heart Disease - Heart & Cancer
    Mon, 21 Jul 2014, 13:57:07 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 21, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Larry Weisenthal, M.D., Ph.D., today announced new findings that unravel mysteries about the root cause of atherosclerosis - the …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:55:42 +0000: Biogen Shares Rebound As Street Has A Change Of Heart - Heart & Cancer
    Biogen Idec heads into its second-quarter earnings report on one of its best rolls in years, as the biotech continues to benefit from heavy demand for its drugs to treat multiple sclerosis, cancer and autoimmune diseases. The No. 3 biotech by market cap …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:10:28 +0000: Airdrie toddler first Canadian to undergo life-saving treatment ahead of heart transplant - Heart & Cancer
    EDMONTON - To watch her jump on the bed or wrestle with her sister, Abigail Fraser is the picture of happy, active, slightly misbehaved three-year-old girl. Few would guess the Airdrie toddler had a traumatic start in the world, born with a rare heart …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:04:50 +0000: OITNB's Miss Rosa on "Tit Hairs," the Prop in Her Freezer, and F**king With Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Barbara Rosenblat's storied career includes time served on Broadway (pioneering the role of Mrs. Medlock in the Tony-winning The Secret Garden, among multiple others), more film and television roles than you could throw a pie at (Law and Order: SVU, …
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:00:05 +0000: Stollery uses new anti-rejection therapy for life-saving heart transplants - Heart & Cancer
    EDMONTON- Meet Abigail Fraser: a rambunctious three-year-old with a rare congenital heart disease that made it medically unlikely that she would ever receive a heart transplant. However, with the Stollery Children’s Hospital’s breakthrough anti-rejection …
  • Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:09:55 +0000: Rep. Scott Peters Supports Lighting White House Blue for Prostate Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Congressman Scott Peters serves California’s 52nd Congressional District, which includes the cities of Coronado, Poway and most of northern San Diego. U.S. Rep. Scott Peters of San Diego supports lighting the White House blue one night during September’s …
  • Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:04:33 +0000: UTHSC Researchers Study Pediatric Cancer Treatment Consequences in Adult Survivors - Heart & Cancer
    Pediatric cancer researchers at the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC) in San Antonio are developing a project to study heart problems in adults who survived childhood cancers, as there is a concern in the medical community about the …
  • Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:08:39 +0000: Study shows link between diet soda consumption and heart attacks - Heart & Cancer
    If you are one of the millions of Americans who drink diet soda because you think it is a healthier alternative to regular soda, you may want to reconsider opening that next can of diet pop. A study by the Journal of General Internal Medicine has shown …