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Marijuana Component Could Help Ease Pain From Chemotherapy Drugs
2011-10-07 03:56:16

A chemical component of the marijuana plant could prevent the onset of pain associated with drugs used in chemo therapy, particularly in breast cancer patients, according to researchers at Temple University's School of Pharmacy.

2011-04-17 00:00:36

Holistic Health Practitioner and Personal Healer offers natural and holistic healing practices to help female baby boomers heal cancer without using conventional treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy or radiation. Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2011 On May 3, 2011 at 6:00 p.m.

2011-03-24 21:00:40

Research led by Daitoku Sakamuro, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans and the LSUHSC Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, has identified a protein that enables the activation of a DNA-repair enzyme that protects cancer cells from catastrophic damage caused by chemo and radiation therapy.

2011-03-15 00:00:27

Kylie Kuhns of Kelsey’s Dream Won the Six-Week Challenge, Raising More than $25,000 to Provide Chemo Ducks to Children with Cancer Nashville, TN (PRWEB) March 14, 2011 Seventeen year-old Kylie Kuhns was named the winner of the RACHAEL RAY show and USA TODAY Kindness Challenge earlier today, after raising more than $25,000 to provide Gabe’s Chemo Duck Program™ to children’s hospitals across the country. At the beginning of the year, USA TODAY and the RACHAEL RAY...

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2011-01-07 06:15:00

A chemical signal released in the tears of a crying woman may temporarily lower a man’s testosterone level if he is within sniffing range of the tears, even though there is no noticeable odor given off.

2010-12-21 00:01:47

Childhood cancer survivor hopes to use his newfound celebrity status to raise awareness for childhood cancer through Gabe's Chemo Duck Program. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 20, 2010 8-year-old actor and childhood cancer survivor Gabe Sipos celebrated his acting debut by walking the red carpet at last week's Beverly Hills premiere of his upcoming feature film, "Country Strong." The Screen Gems release opens in Los Angeles and Nashville on Wednesday and nationwide on January 7th.

2010-11-12 00:00:41

Celebrities and Music Fans Unite in Nashville to Help Fight Childhood Cancer at the CHEMO DUCK GOES COUNTRY Red Carpet Event Tuesday night’s celebrity red carpet event drew hundreds of supporters to downtown Nashville during CMA Awards Week for a night of food, cocktails and world-class entertainment all to support an incredible local charity.

2010-11-01 09:27:57

It is natural to blame chemo therapy failure on the malignant cancer cells themselves, but an unlikely antagonist has recently been identified: healthy stress response cells.

2009-12-17 15:25:00

Researchers have developed a novel animal model showing that four commonly used chemotherapy drugs disrupt the birth of new brain cells, and that the condition could be partially reversed with the growth factor IGF-1.


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  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
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