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  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:48:44 +0000: When will they find a cancer cure, doc? - Heart & Cancer
    She was 49 years old, a mother of two. Our one and only conversation, on the first day we met, went something like this: “Doctor, tell me honestly, will I make it to Christmas?” It was early June. She had presented with spinal cord compression leading to …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:04:37 +0000: Announces Results from the COMET-1 Phase 3 Pivotal Trial of Cabozantinib in Men with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Conference Call on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. EDT Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) today announced top-line results from the final analysis of COMET-1, the phase 3 pivotal trial of cabozantinib in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:18:31 +0000: Robbie Savage makes young cancer patient's dream come true with spin in Ferrari - Heart & Cancer
    VIEW GALLERY   Football pundit Robbie Savage made six-year-old cancer patient Eddy Parry’s dreams come true - by taking him for a spin in a Ferrari. Brave Eddy’s two passions are football and fast cars, so Match of the Day expert and Mirror columnist …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:45:29 +0000: Hartlepool Power Station worker overcomes major heart surgery to complete epic cycle ride - Heart & Cancer
    A POWER station worker who underwent major heart surgery has completed an epic charity cycle ride with colleagues. Bryan O’Donoghue, 42, John Wood, 33, and Aaron Dormer, 26, a team of Hartlepool Power Station engineers, took on a mammoth Coast to Coast …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:08:24 +0000: Pricing is key for new heart drugs challenging cheap generics - Heart & Cancer
    BARCELONA (Reuters) - Doctors looking at highly encouraging clinical trial results for new heart drugs at the world's largest cardiology meeting this week are missing one piece of data that will be critical to their success - the price. While new …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:44:24 +0000: Europe: heart disease, stroke declining, but more people in hospital - Heart & Cancer
    Rates of heart disease and stroke are continuing to decline in Europe, but more people are being hospitalised with the conditions, new research shows.   Overall, cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to be the single greatest cause of death in Europe, …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:00:15 +0000: Children's cancer death rates drop by more than 20 per cent in 10 years - Heart & Cancer
    The rate of children dying from cancer has dropped by 22 per cent in the last decade, according to new figures published by Cancer Research UK at the start of Children's Cancer Awareness Month. A decade ago around 330 children in the UK died from …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:12:02 +0000: Ten heart healthy tips for back to school - Heart & Cancer
    It is back-to-school time and students are preparing their backpacks and already taking part in extra-curricular activities. To help parents and students live heart-healthier lives in the new school year, Houston Area Cadillac and the American Heart …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:27:26 +0000: Cheryl Sheard: Calls for Welsh cancer drugs fund sparked in part by case of terminally ill mum - Heart & Cancer
    Pressure is building on the Welsh Government to create a “cancer drugs fund” – sparked in part by a terminally ill mum’s battle to get treatment which could prolong her life. Cheryl Sheard, of Dyserth, is desperately trying to access a £24,000 course of …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:13:55 +0000: Mum takes steps to tackle cancer - Heart & Cancer
    A BRAVE cancer patient and her family are launching a major fundraising drive after adding a new 5K to the Capital’s running calendar. Mum-of-two Dorothy Bissett, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008, is behind the challenge, which takes place in …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:45:07 +0000: Nik Kershaw concert to raise cash for breast cancer research - Heart & Cancer
    Comments (0) A CONCERT by singer and 80s icon Nik Kershaw this month will raise cash for the The Princess Alexandra breast cancer clinical trials fund. The good cause is especially close to the Felsted resident's heart - wife Sarah and her friend …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:54:01 +0000: Lakeland Teen Loses Battle With Cancer While Working on Project to Help Others - Heart & Cancer
    Published: Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 7:46 p.m. Last Modified: Monday, September 1, 2014 at 3:06 a.m. LAKELAND | Ivan Brooks II always had a positive attitude and tried to help those around him, even as the 15-year-old quietly began chemotherapy for …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:23:35 +0000: Results of 10-year study indicate no association between pioglitazone and bladder cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") have announced the completion of the post-marketing commitment and submissions of data from a 10-year epidemiology study to regulatory authorities including the United States (U.S.) Food and Drug …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:22:52 +0000: If you have to fight cancer, Roseburg is the place to do it - Heart & Cancer
    As a member of the Umpqua Community College Foundation and Roseburg Community Cancer Center boards, I’ve spent a lot of time and energy talking about health care. And those thoughts and discussions don’t end when I get home at night. My wife has been …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:18:39 +0000: Publisher’s Notebook: If you have to fight cancer, Roseburg is the place to do it - Heart & Cancer
    As a member of the Umpqua Community College Foundation and Roseburg Community Cancer Center boards, I’ve spent a lot of time and energy talking about health care. And those thoughts and discussions don’t end when I get home at night. My wife has been …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:18:55 +0000: Cancer Services, Boudoir Noir partner for class on cancer and sexual intimacy - Heart & Cancer
    Posted on Mon. Sep. 01, 2014 - 12:01 am EDT HEALTH SENTINEL By Jennifer L. Boen of The News-Sentinel Since 1944, Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, initially called the Allen County Cancer Society, has been helping improve the quality of life for …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:59:23 +0000: New child cancer specialist for Auckland - Heart & Cancer
    New child cancer specialist for Auckland Paediatric oncologist, Dr Andrew Wood has returned to the University of Auckland to research the genetic mistakes driving childhood leukaemias. Dr Wood graduated from the University of Auckland’s School of Medicine …
  • Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:39:44 +0000: Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy and Wellness Day Spa Announces Fundraising and Raising Awareness of Childhood Cancer - Heart & Cancer
    Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy and Wellness Day Spa is fundraising and raising awareness during September which is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Hands On is a Recommended Community Provider for Memorial Sloan -Kettering Cancer Center and …
  • Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:38:50 +0000: In your 50s? Get screened for prostate cancer - Heart & Cancer
    PATNA: Men above 50 in India should get screened for prostate cancer, doctors said on the second day of the oncology conference on Sunday, advising those having family history to be more cautious. Dr Sudhir Rawal, director (surgical oncology), Rajiv …
  • Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:35:34 +0000: Young cancer sufferer's reaction to being told he can go home will melt your heart - Heart & Cancer
     This is the heartwarming moment young cancer sufferer Avery Harriman is told he can leave hospital and go home. The seven-year-old son of basketball coach Chris Harriman was first diagnosed with leukaemia when he was just two-years-old. Brave Avery went …