Mon, 21 Nov 2016 23:46:03 +0000: Waitemata patients benefit from faster cancer treatment - Heart & Cancer 22 November 2016
Waitemata patients benefit from
national-first in faster cancer treatment
Waitemata District Health Board is the first DHB
in the country to achieve the national Faster Cancer
Treatment health target with 86 percent of patients
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 22:32:09 +0000: Eating nuts tied to fewer cancer, heart disease deaths - Heart & Cancer People who eat a diet rich in nuts, including peanuts, are less likely to die from heart disease or cancer, new research suggests.
The more nuts consumed, the greater the apparent benefit, according to the report. It included data from nurses and other …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:23:31 +0000: Jean-Christophe Novelli opens up over his 10-week-old son's cancer battle - Heart & Cancer Celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli has revealed his family's anguish over the shock cancer diagnosis in his baby son, whom they believed was 'healthy and growing normally'.
Ten-week-old Valentino was diagnosed with neuroblastoma just weeks …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:08:53 +0000: 5 Proven ways to Prevent Cancer Easily - Heart & Cancer
Want to prevent cancer? From taking an aspirin to eating yoghurt, lifestyle changes could prevent a staggering 40 per cent of Britain’s cancers – here are the proven ways to lower your risk
A grim observation doing the rounds on Twitter is that 2016 is …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 18:23:07 +0000: When Your Heart Turns Into Bone - Heart & Cancer It is with a heavy heart that we report this news: Your heart tissue can sometimes start turning to bone.
During a heart attack, blood flow gets blocked and cells die as they are deprived of oxygen, SciShow explains. Sometimes the heart tries to heal …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:04:27 +0000: Jean-Christophe Novelli opens up about baby son's cancer battle - Heart & Cancer Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli has opened up about the difficult moment he had to tell his sons about their baby brother's cancer battle.
Novelli’s third child, Valentino, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma – a rare cancer of the nervous system – at 10 …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:39:19 +0000: How to prevent cancer: Quit these sugary drinks warns Cancer Research UK - Heart & Cancer GETTY
WARNING: Drinking too many sugary drinks can cause cancer new research reveals
We all know that sugary drinks are bad for our health. Previous research revealed that sweetened drinks such as Diet Coke can dramatically raise heart risk.
While energy …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:37:08 +0000: Jean-Christophe Novelli told kids about cancer diagnosis - Heart & Cancer 21 November 2016
Jean-Christophe Novelli's son found out his baby brother had cancer at school.
The 55-year-old chef and his partner Michelle Kennedy, 40, were determined to keep Valentino's battle with Neuroblastoma, a …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:31:42 +0000: A&E, cancer and maternity units to close in major NHS overhaul - Heart & Cancer Thousands of hospital beds are set to disappear, pregnant women will face long trips to give birth and a string of A&E units will be downgraded or even closed altogether as part of controversial NHS plans to reorganise healthcare in England.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:54:46 +0000: Older Patients Can Benefit From Lung Cancer Surgery - Heart & Cancer When Morton Pollner was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 76, he thought it was a death sentence.
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Michael Rubenstein for NPR
When Morton Pollner was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 76, he thought it …
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:33:51 +0000: Walking Helps Lung Cancer Patients Sleep Better - Heart & Cancer EXMOOR, ENGLAND - JUNE 28: Athletes run during the Ironman 70.3 Exmoor event on June 28, 2015 in Exmoor National Park, England.
(Stephen Pond/Getty Images for Ironman)
Lung Cancer affected 1.8 million people worldwide in 2012. It is the most common cause …