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  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:46:43 +0000: Breakthrough in search for new cancer treatments by Scots scientists - Heart & Cancer
    The search for new cancer treatments has taken a significant step forward thanks to research by scientists at a Scots university. Researchers at Dundee University have identified the process by which DNA unwinds, duplicates and ensures that only a single …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:32:36 +0000: Hope rise as Ashya King set to undergo last dose of cancer therapy - Heart & Cancer
    Hayden Smith and Scott D'Arcy Published 24/10/2014 | 08:23 Brain cancer patient Ashya King is set to undergo his last dose of proton therapy after his condition improved, the clinic treating him has said. The five-year-old's parents took him to …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:14:00 +0000: Cancer boy Ashya responding to treatment - Heart & Cancer
    "Now he can sit on his own, he can play with the toys and his motorics improved dramatically. He can also react to his surroundings. "He has been very well." The family are due to take Ashya back to Spain this weekend to continue his …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:47:52 +0000: New horizons in treating breast cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Today, in most developed countries, a woman’s chance of getting breast cancer is 1 in 8. Clinical trials have shown that despite its effectiveness, chemotherapy can also cause long- term side-effects like secondary cancers, cardiac toxicity (damage caused …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:09:20 +0000: Triple negative breast cancer impacts women of color - Heart & Cancer
    Every October, people lace up their sneakers and walk to support efforts to find a cure for breast cancer. In a sea of pink, there are heart wrenching stories of survival, homemade signs in memory of loved ones, and hope of a cure for this devastating …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:06:01 +0000: Brain cancer patient Ashya begins proton therapy - Heart & Cancer
    Brain cancer patient Ashya King is set to undergo his last dose of proton therapy after his condition improved, the clinic treating him has said. The five-year-old’s parents took him to Prague in a desperate bid to get him the specialist treatment. Iva …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:01:31 +0000: Secrets of DNA helix could help in fight to find cure for cancer - Heart & Cancer
    The search for new cancer treatments has taken a significant step forward with a new insight into how cells multiply, scientists have announced. Dundee University researchers have identified the process by which DNA unwinds, duplicates and ensures that …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:29:46 +0000: Scientists find DNA insight for treatment of cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Custom byline text:  Researchers at Dundee University have identified the process by which DNA unwinds, duplicates and ensures that only a single copy of each chromosome is made. A failure in this process is one of the fundamental areas of biology that …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:12:12 +0000: Young girl helps cancer patients - Heart & Cancer
    One girls efforts to help people with cancer. spreads throughout her entire school. For the past three weeks. students at SOTA one have been raising money for the American Cancer Society. The idea came from second grader Ava Weber. She saw Aaron Rodgers …
  • Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:01:55 +0000: Surgeons transplant ‘dead’ heart in world first - Heart & Cancer
    A surgeon inserting a tube into patient during transplant surgery. Source: Getty Images Sydney surgeon’s dead heart transplant a huge medical breakthrough Previously, transplants relied on donor hearts from brain dead patients Ability to revive hearts has …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:52:55 +0000: Oscar De La Renta: A Man of Heart - Heart & Cancer
    Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta who spent half a century putting high society in his modern yet effortlessly feminine haute couture designs, died Monday evening in his home in Connecticut of complications from cancer. He was 82. While the …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:32:45 +0000: Couple trusts in God throughout cancer diagnosis, high-risk pregnancy - Heart & Cancer
    Donielle Wilde, of Greensboro, N.C., poses for a photo Oct. 1, while pregnant with her 10th child. Wilde recently discovered her breast cancer has metastasized to her ovaries but has opted not to have cancer treatment until after the baby is born. She and …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:17:38 +0000: A breakthrough in cancer treatment has been discovered by Dundee University researchers - Heart & Cancer
    THE search for new cancer treatments has taken a significant step forward with a new insight into how cells multiply, scientists have announced. Dundee University researchers have identified the process by which DNA unwinds, duplicates and ensures that …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:11:42 +0000: Discovery of a new therapeutic target to prevent the invasion of cancer cells - IRCM researchers explain molecular events that promote the spread of breast cancer - Heart & Cancer
    MONTRÉAL, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - A team of researchers at the IRCM, led by Jean-François Côté, discovered a potential new therapeutic target to prevent the invasion of cancer cells, which could have a significant impact on breast cancer treatment. …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:38:33 +0000: Viagra May Provide Protection Against Heart Disease: Study - Heart & Cancer
    As new concerns have emerged about potential side effects of Viagra, including a risk of melanoma skin cancer and vision problems, new research suggests that the popular erectile dysfunction drug may have a future use as a treatment for patients with …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:08:41 +0000: SHH holds breast cancer awareness walk - Heart & Cancer
    Published: Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM. Last Saturday Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf held a cancer awareness walk from Frank Pate Park to downtown Port St. Joe. More than 60 walkers turned out for the event and funds raised were donated to …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:06:16 +0000: Benjamin G. Neel, Md, PhD, Named Director Of The Laura And Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center At NYU Langone Medical Center - Heart & Cancer
    NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Internationally renowned cancer biologist Benjamin G. Neel, MD, PhD, an expert in the field of cell signal transduction, has been named Director of the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:49:56 +0000: Imaging in 2020 Conference Focuses on Imaging the Immune System to Improve the Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer, Heart Disease and Brain Disorders - Heart & Cancer
    CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The role of the immune system in the pathologies of cancer, heart diseases, and brain disorders was the focus of the Imaging in 2020: 2014 Conference, designed to discover new methods of using …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:38:24 +0000: I’m a Catholic Seminarian With Brain Cancer and I Hope Brittany Maynard Doesn’t Kill Herself - Heart & Cancer
    by Philip Johnson | Washington, DC | LifeNews.com | 10/23/14 9:48 AM Last week I came across the heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer one year after her wedding.  When doctors suggested …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:33:24 +0000: Clinical Trial to Evaluate Two Biothera Cancer Drugs for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Clinical Trial to Evaluate Two Biothera Cancer Drugs for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer A phase 1b clinical trial at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) will evaluate a new combination therapy for advanced pancreatic cancer that includes two Biothera …