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2012-03-26 14:35:47

A new study has found that very few young women with cancer take steps to preserve their fertility while undergoing cancer therapy. Also, certain groups of young women are more likely to do so than others. Published early online in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the study indicates that efforts are needed to provide counseling on fertility preservation in reproductive-aged women diagnosed with cancer. More than 120,000 women under 50 years of age are...

2012-03-07 10:57:18

The number of cancer survivors in the United States has tripled since 1971 and yet gains in survival have come at the price of second malignancies and cardiovascular disease, according to a long-awaited report by a national scientific committee chaired by Lois B. Travis, M.D., Sc.D., of the University of Rochester Medical Center. The Journal of the National Cancer Institute is publishing a detailed summary online March 6, 2012, and will publish the summary in hard copy on March 13. The...

2012-02-21 09:20:00

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member helps cancer research, cancer treatment and cancer care with reggae arrangement of song from Underground Railroad. Proceeds to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 21, 2012 Ben E King's longstanding support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is furthered with his update to Now Let Me Fly which 'references the biblical story of Ezekiel's Wheels. The song talks mostly of a promised land. This song might have...

2012-02-03 20:00:00

Project HOPE Training Medical Social Workers in China To Help Alleviate the Emotional Pain of Childhood Cancer Millwood, VA (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 On World Cancer Day, global NGO Project HOPE says a growing corps of medical social workers in China is helping families deal with traumatic stress caused by the rising trend of childhood cancer in China.     Cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide and the World Health Organization estimates that 84 million people...

2012-01-27 08:00:00

In order to ensure just diagnosed victims of mesothelioma get the absolute best mesothelioma attorneys in the United States, the Mesothelioma Victims Center created the Mesothelioma Victims Bill of Rights. The Mesothelioma Victims Center's Mesothelioma Victims Bill of Rights service includes the names of the most capable mesothelioma attorneys, or the names, and specific contacts of the best mesothelioma trial lawyers, that consistently get the best compensation, and verdicts for their...

2012-01-25 08:00:00

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is passionate about providing an extremely high quality free service for all US victims of mesothelioma cancer, and their services are outlined in the group's Mesothelioma Victims Bill of Rights. The groups Mesothelioma Victims Bill of Rights includes, creating a customized mesothelioma cancer treatment options report, that is unique to the victim of mesothelioma, and will detail the best mesothelioma oncology physicians, medical practice groups, or hospitals...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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