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  • Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:48:53 +0000: Doctors failing to spot thousands of heart attacks in women with fatal results - Heart & Cancer
    Doctors are failing to spot thousands of heart attacks suffered by women every year, a major study warns today. According to an analysis of 600,000 British patients, women are 50 per cent more likely than men to have a heart attack misdiagnosed. Experts …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:37:07 +0000: Deaths in Noida village: Most of them suffered from heart ailments, other diseases, probe says - Heart & Cancer
    Written by Aditi Vatsa | Noida | Published:August 30, 2016 4:56 am Ten deaths have been reported from Sarfabad between August 11 and 24. (Express Photo: Gajendra Yadav) Following at least 10 deaths in Noida’s Sarfabad village in a short span, an inquiry …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:32:53 +0000: Medics warn of hidden dangers as new study shows E-cigarettes are as bad for your heart as smoking - Heart & Cancer
    E-CIGARETTES are as bad for your heart as smoking, a new study shows. The findings last night sparked warnings from leading experts that the devices may be ‘far more dangerous than people realise’. More than two million Brits use e-cigarettes. The …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:19:27 +0000: 'There was no cure when my mother lost her battle with cancer, but...   - Heart & Cancer
    Chef Neven might be lauded the island over for his culinary prowess, but, he says, the credit is misplaced. The real root of his talent, he says, was Vera. So when his mother was diagnosed with lung cancer, he says, it was "a total bombshell". …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:45:52 +0000: Why Gene Wilder gave Gilda Radner's name to Cedars-Sinai for its cancer research program - Heart & Cancer
    Actor Gene Wilder, known for his roles in films such as “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,” “Young Frankenstein” and “Blazing Saddles,” has died. In 1991, Wilder spoke to the Los Angeles Times about raising awareness for ovarian cancer detection …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:12:35 +0000: Memorial service celebrates life of woman with breast cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Katie Campbell, a dying woman full of life, died on Aug. 20 from breast cancer at the age of 33. In June, she told The Frederick News-Post, “I did not lose a battle” if she died from cancer. Campbell’s triumphs were shown in the loved ones who packed …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:56:24 +0000: Mediterranean diet cuts death risk in heart patients - Heart & Cancer
    The Mediterranean diet, which includes vegetables, fish, fruits and nuts, may reduce the risk of death in patients with a history of cardiovascular disease, a new study has claimed. “The Mediterranean diet is widely recognised as one of the healthier …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:53:57 +0000: Cancer saga: Leave us alone! – NDC warns NPP - Heart & Cancer
    General News [ 2016-08-29 ] Deputy Communications Minister, Felix Kwakye Ofosu Cancer saga: Leave us alone! – NDC warns NPP The New Patriotic Party (NPP) and its presidential nominee Nana Akufo-Addo must leave the governing National Democratic Congress ( …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:49:46 +0000: Science Says Trump Is More Likely Than Clinton To Have A Heart Attack In The Next 10 Years - Heart & Cancer
    Donald Trump continues to make the health of the presidential candidates an issue. I think that both candidates, Crooked Hillary and myself, should release detailed medical records. I have no problem in doing so! Hillary? — Donald J. Trump (@ …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:13:02 +0000: Lack of fresh food accessibility linked to signs of early heart disease - Heart & Cancer
    This is the final performance of Diva & Gents Drill Team member Ykiki Monroe-Halyer before she died of cancer last month. ~Courtesy of Diva & Gents Healthy food accessibility is an issue that affects thousands of New Jerseyans. Many rely on the …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:59:21 +0000: Child, 2, Beats Cancer, Outlives Trisomy 18 Prognosis - Heart & Cancer
    Hope Harrison, 2, is the epitome of her first name. Since she is usually smiling and giggling, it’s hard to believe that she was never expected to be born alive. “She makes people feel good,” said her mom, Rachel Medoff Harrison. Rachel and her husband …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:46:31 +0000: Experts: ‘Exceptional Responders’ To Cancer Treatments Shouldn’t Be Dismissed As Just Outliers - Heart & Cancer
    Often categorized as statistically insignificant, patients who see dramatic results from treatments that don't work on others could hold a key to better understanding cancer. In other public health news are stories on sleep apnea treatment, …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:49:12 +0000: Fox News Host Neil Cavuto Sets Return Date From Heart Surgery (Exclusive) - Heart & Cancer
    Fox News Host Neil Cavuto Sets Return Date From Heart Surgery (Exclusive) Neil Cavuto is expected to return to air on Sept. 6 after undergoing heart surgery earlier this summer, TheWrap has learned. Cavuto will return to host both Fox Business Network’s “ …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:38:14 +0000: These dedicated volunteers look after a garden for cancer patients at Merthyr Tydfil's hospital - Heart & Cancer
    Volunteers who look after a special garden for cancer patients at Merthyr Tydfil's hospital have been praised for their dedication. Eve Conway, the president of Rotary International for Britain and Ireland, visited the Macmillan Unit garden at Prince …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:04:09 +0000: Healthy Ones and TOPS Partner to Support Cancer Research and Patient Care - Heart & Cancer
    LISLE, III., Aug. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthy Ones and TOPS Friendly Markets came together Saturday to make a sizeable donation to Buffalo, N.Y.’s Roswell Park Cancer Institute at the Ninth Annual TOPS 5k/10k Run and Family Walk. A check for $20, …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:44:24 +0000: Famed Christian singer reveals how a shocking cancer diagnosis taught him a powerful lesson - Heart & Cancer
    When Casting Crowns frontman Mark Hall was confronted last year with the life-changing reality that he had kidney cancer, he was absolutely taken aback. When Casting Crowns frontman Mark Hall was confronted last year with the life-changing reality that he …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:11:10 +0000: Mediterranean diet healthy for heart disease patients - Heart & Cancer
    By: IANS | London | Published:August 29, 2016 5:02 pm A two-point increase in the Mediterranean diet score was associated with a 21 per cent reduced risk of death, the findings showed. (Source: Pixabay) The Mediterranean diet is associated with a reduced …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:54:00 +0000: Leicestershire teacher battling cancer supports campaign - Heart & Cancer
    Comments (0) A teacher who is being treated for breast cancer is standing up to the disease alongside the friend who has been her 'rock' throughout treatment. Emma Pearson, 41, deputy head of Fleckney Primary, is posing with a placard emblazoned …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:23:53 +0000: 'Stand up to cancer,' Ross school teachers and pupils are urged - Heart & Cancer
    TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp: 'Cause close to my heart' PUPILS and teachers in Ross-shire are being invited to join forces with  schools across the UK and Stand Up To Cancer.  Teachers are being encouraged to sign up for a free fundraising pack to …
  • Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:45:21 +0000: Seven-year-old boy from Epsom inspires £100,000 donation to Royal Marsden after cancer battle - Heart & Cancer
    A seven-year-old boy from Epsom has inspired a £100,000 donation to the hospital that saved his life. Friends and family of Lewis Houghton helped to raise money for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity after he was diagnosed with the stage 4 Burkitt's …