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  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:05:45 +0000: Justice Ginsburg back at home after heart operation, expected at court next week - Heart & Cancer
    By MARK SHERMAN and SAM HANANEL Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has returned home after undergoing an operation to implant a heart stent to clear a blocked artery and is expected to hear oral arguments on Monday. …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:52:36 +0000: Chloe Beaney: 14-year-old girl given days to live SAVED after successful heart transplant - Heart & Cancer
    A teenager who was given just days to live has been saved after a successful heart transplant. It has been a race against time to save 14-year-old Chloe Beaney as she was in desperate need of a transplant. Yesterday morning Chloe and her family were given …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:51:37 +0000: Chloe Beaney: Cramlington teenager is saved after having a successful heart transplant - Heart & Cancer
    Seriously ill teenager Chloe Beaney’s prayers have been answered as she has got a new heart. It has been a race against time to save the 14-year-old as she was in desperate need of a transplant and medics feared she may only have weeks, if not days, to …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:04:36 +0000: Are you at risk of leukaemia? Scientists identify mutation can predict if a person will develop blood cancer within five years - Heart & Cancer
    Carriers of blood mutations had a 5% risk of developing cancer in 5 years Mutations are not present at birth, but develop when a person ages Test for mutations could work like a marker, similar to cholesterol test Findings could pave the way for studies …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:35:31 +0000: Courageous Ruby Hodgson receives her Brave Heart Award - Heart & Cancer
    VIEW GALLERY   Little Ruby Hodgson has spent three years battling a recurring brain stem tumour and sheer determination has earned her a Brave Hearts Award to recognise her courage. The Redcar five-year-old has been an inspiration to many and she joined …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:03:03 +0000: 'Turkeyman' won't let cancer stop ritual - Heart & Cancer
    INDIANAPOLIS – Dave Mitchell is tired. Cancer will do that to you. Chemo treatments leave him sick, his energy zapped. But he has no time to rest. Not now. Mitchell, 58, is the “turkey man” at St. Luke's United Methodist Church. He's responsible …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:08:43 +0000: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Heart Surgery Update: Supreme Court Justice Leaves Hospital On Thanksgiving - Heart & Cancer
    After heart surgery, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from a Washington hospital Thursday, before arguments are heard in seven cases next week. The 81-year-old justice is expected to return to work Monday, the Associated Press …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:25:17 +0000: Living the Right Lifestyle: Imposing Self-Discipline and Awareness on the Dangers of Mouth Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Forest Hills, NY -- (ReleaseWire) -- 11/27/2014 -- With billions of dollars spent on cancer research over the last decades, no wonder the nation has to make its greatest stand to fight for the life that mouth cancer diseases are harvesting each year. The …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:42:33 +0000: Heart stent implanted, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg goes home - Heart & Cancer
    WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Thursday after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said. The 81-year-old jurist was sent home and was expected to be at work when the …
  • Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:27:35 +0000: RUNWAY DASH IN AID OF BREAST CANCER - Heart & Cancer
    Ascension : RUNWAY DASH IN AID OF BREAST CANCER Submitted by The Islander (Islander Editors) 13.11.2014 (Current Article) Many of you will know that this event is close to my heart, Many of you will know that this event is close to my heart, being told I …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:38:29 +0000: Friends, family Trot to help cancer combatant - Heart & Cancer
    By Carlos E. Medina Correspondent Published: Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 5:49 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 5:49 p.m. Despite a diagnosis of cancer that threatens his life, Robert Vadney was in high spirits on Thursday as nearly …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:32:24 +0000: Medical Edge: Grateful heart - Heart & Cancer
    Updated: Thursday, November 27 2014, 06:14 PM EST CINCINNATI (Liz Bonis) -- If people are feeling thankful on Thanksgiving they might want to see if they can keep that gratitude going! A recent report found thankful people are healthy people. At an annual …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:17:29 +0000: Blood test could pick up risk of cancer five years in advance, say Harvard scientists - Heart & Cancer
    "People often think about disease in black and white - that there's 'healthy' and there's 'disease' - but in reality most disease develops gradually over months or years,” said assistant professor and senior author Steven …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:37:46 +0000: Justice Ginsburg Released From Hospital After Heart Surgery - Heart & Cancer
    WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from a hospital on Thursday after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said. Justice Ginsburg, 81, is expected to be at work when the court hears its …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:22:59 +0000: Second Friday in Bivalve; Stupid cancer; Pardoned turkey; BEN Column, Nov. 27, update 3 - Heart & Cancer
    jhummel@southjerseymedia.com Web: nj.com/ben Phone: 856-451-1000, ext. 556 Cellphone: 856-237-6645 FAX: 856-455-3098 U.S. Army: RA13815980 The column that says it wouldn't be the first white Thanksgiving around here because one year Jim Hursey Stadium …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:33:25 +0000: Canadian-educated doctors more likely to screen for cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Physicians who attended medical schools in certain parts of the world, specifically the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and Western Europe were less likely to screen their patients for cervical, breast and colorectal …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:28:16 +0000: Some heparin-allergic patients could have urgent heart surgery sooner - Heart & Cancer
    McMaster University researchers have found new evidence that suggests patients with a history of adverse reaction to the blood thinner heparin may be ready for urgent heart surgery sooner with a combination of appropriate blood screenings and therapeutic …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:32:31 +0000: Justice Ginsburg sent home after heart stent implanted - Heart & Cancer
    WASHINGTON – Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Thursday after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said. The 81-year-old jurist was sent home and was expected to be at work when the …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:18:33 +0000: Scientists Say E-Cigs Contain 10 Times As Many Cancer Chemicals As Cigarettes - Heart & Cancer
    Tokyo (AFP) - E-cigarettes contain 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded as less harmful than smoking. The electronic devices -- increasingly …
  • Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:08:48 +0000: Justice Ginsburg Sent Home After Heart Procedure - Heart & Cancer
    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Thursday after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said. The 81-year-old jurist was sent home and was expected to be at work when the court hears …