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  • 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 …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:08:04 +0000: Chan Soon-Shiong Institute for Molecular Medicine and the University of Oxford Establish Partnership to Create the First Center for Genomic and Proteomic Medicine in the United Kingdom to Benefit NHS Cancer Patients as Part - Heart & Cancer
    Chan Soon-Shiong Institute for Molecular Medicine and the University of Oxford Establish Partnership to Create the First Center for Genomic and Proteomic Medicine in the United Kingdom to Benefit NHS Cancer Patients as Part of a $50M Commitment The …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:08:56 +0000: On the water, breast cancer survivors in sync - Heart & Cancer
    The women who gather at dusk at Nathan Benderson Park don’t talk about cancer. They chat about massages, and where they found their sports gear, about the awful practice that coach Bob Whitford put them through on Saturday, and the new paddling technique …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:50:08 +0000: Sacred Heart students honor teacher battling cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Elizabeth Hagerty and Sarah Macro, seniors at Sacred Heart Academy, have been learning what it takes to organize an event. Their 11th-grade religion teacher, Sheila Lyons, was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. In her honor, the girls decided to hold …
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:18:06 +0000: Local garden supports breast cancer trust with open day - Heart & Cancer
    MEDIA RELEASE October 23, 2014 www.thackwoodcottage.co.nz Local garden supports the Nelson Regional Breast Cancer Trust with open day. North Nelson’s Thackwood Garden, nestled in a fourth generation, 300 acre Farm, in Wakapuaka opens to the public on …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:33:02 +0000: CAMC Cancer Center on schedule to open in May - Heart & Cancer
    CHRIS DORST | Gazette CAMC board members exit the new Cancer Center, which is under construction, after touring the facility Wednesday after their regular board meeting. With its third floor nearly finished and only four months until construction is …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:28:43 +0000: UNC Researchers Found New Characters In Cancer Cells - Heart & Cancer
    UNC School of Medicine researchers have pinpointed a set of intriguing characteristics in a previously unknown subpopulation of melanoma cancer cells in blood vessels of tumors. These cells, which mimic non-cancerous endothelial cells that normally …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:43:08 +0000: Just Published: "Heart Attack - Pipeline Review, H2 2014" - Heart & Cancer
    Boston, MA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/22/2014 -- Global Markets Direct's, 'Heart Attack - Pipeline Review, H2 2014', provides an overview of the Heart Attack's therapeutic pipeline. This report provides comprehensive information on the …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:08:12 +0000: Surviving a Heart Attack: Being in the right place at the right time - Heart & Cancer
    Heart disease is the number one killer of Americans. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control said, every year, heart disease kills more people than cancer.   Kimby Jagnandan was once the picture of health. At 38, the thrill seeker was recently admitted …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:58:37 +0000: The Brain Cancer Rate for Girls in This Town Shot Up 550 Percent - Is a Defense Contractor to Blame? - Heart & Cancer
    This article was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute, with support from the Gertrude Blumenthal Kasbekar Fund. A pixielike girl with big blue eyes and long brown hair, Hannah Samarripa began experiencing headaches …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:35:48 +0000: When heart cancer hides in the brain: Two rare cases of cardiolymphoma present a useful coincidence - Heart & Cancer
    It was fortunate for the middle-aged woman that she presented her symptoms at the European Institute of Oncology (IEO), where doctors had seen another strange case just two years before. The 59-year-old woman had complained of chest pain and shortness of …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:05:09 +0000: When heart cancer hides in the brain: how a lucky coincidence led to rare diagnosis - Heart & Cancer
    It was fortunate for the middle-aged woman that she presented her symptoms at the European Institute of Oncology (IEO), where doctors had seen another strange case just two years before. The 59-year-old woman had complained of chest pain and shortness of …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:47:12 +0000: How Your Weight Affects Your Risk of Breast Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Article date: October 13, 2014 By Stacy Simon Managing weight is a challenge for most people in the US. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 69% of American adults are overweight. This puts them at higher risk …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:47:04 +0000: For Breast Cancer Survivors, Life is Better With Yoga - Heart & Cancer
    Article date: October 6, 2014 By Stacy Simon Research has long shown that yoga can control physical functions such as blood pressure, heart rate, breathing, metabolism, body temperature, brain waves, and skin resistance. This can result in improved …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:06:40 +0000: 8 Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Breast cancer. Just reading those words can make many women worry. And that’s natural. Nearly everyone knows someone touched by the disease. But there is a lot of good news about breast cancer these days. Treatments keep getting better, and we know more …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:16:07 +0000: Potential lung cancer blood biomarker found - Heart & Cancer
    Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the US, where every year more people die of it than of colon, breast and prostate cancers combined. Early diagnosis is the key to improving survival rates - usually symptoms do not appear until the …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:16:21 +0000: Risk of hack attacks on heart implants, insulin pumps probed - Heart & Cancer
    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about two dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters. The …
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:41:45 +0000: Obesity, Cancer, Mental Health: What Links Them All? - Heart & Cancer
    By Alessandro R Demaio, Harvard University There’s been a lot of discussion about obesity this week. Whether or not it’s a disease (as it is in the USA now) and how this label would positively or negatively influence action taken by society and …