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2011-02-07 09:22:00

DALLAS and THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth consecutive year, CURE magazine is calling on cancer patients, survivors and caregivers from across the country to submit essays for the 2011 Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing. The contest, made possible with financial support from Amgen Oncology and Breakaway from Cancer, invites patients and their families to submit a 400-1000 word essay describing the compassion, expertise and helpfulness a...

2011-01-05 12:00:00

HINSDALE, Ill. and THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hinsdale Hematology-Oncology Associates (HHOA), and US Oncology, Inc., a leading integrated oncology company, today announced a new collaboration in Illinois to expand patient access to high-quality, evidence-based cancer care through the United Network of US Oncology. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/DA06089LOGO) Cancer is not a single diagnosis; it is a host of various diseases. Hinsdale...

2010-12-17 14:35:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Women experience many diseases differently than men--a fact the medical community didn't acknowledged until recently. Fortunately, Chicago stands at the epicenter of women's health research. In the latest issue of Chicago, the magazine examines recent breakthroughs in women's health, including fertility treatments for women with cancer, estrogen therapy for multiple sclerosis patients, and more. The January issue of Chicago magazine, which hits...

2010-12-01 11:41:00

DALLAS, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CURE Media Group, publishers of award-winning CURE magazine, took home two first-place titles for its most recent book, CURE's Illustrated Guide to Cancer, during min magazine's 2010 Editorial and Design Awards luncheon on Nov. 8, 2010, in New York City. The annual awards competition recognized excellence in content and design among consumer, business-to-business and specialized information media brands. These awards mark the first time that CURE's...

2010-11-30 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent Oncology Nurse Advisor (ONA) readership survey found that nearly 60% of Oncology Nurses always read the journal, and almost half gave ONA the highest possible rating for overall quality; providing practical, useful information; and keeping readers abreast of the latest information. Launched in May 2010, Oncology Nurse Advisor offers clinical updates and evidence-based guidance to the oncology nurse community and includes regular coverage of...

2010-10-07 09:36:00

DALLAS, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- CURE magazine, a free publication for cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers, was awarded the title of "Best Consumer Healthcare Publication" by PM360 magazine during its 2010 Trailblazer Awards reception on Sept. 24, 2010 in New York City. The annual competition recognizes outstanding achievement and innovation in healthcare marketing, but this was the first year PM360 has included a category for "Best Consumer Healthcare Publication." Nominated...

2010-10-04 09:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated cancer care company uniting the largest network of community-based oncologists to advance cancer care in America and improve the quality of life for cancer patients, announced today that Nicholas Vogelzang, M.D., oncologist and renowned investigator at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN), an affiliate of the United Network of US Oncology, was presented with the prestigious Eugene P. Schonfeld...

2010-10-01 11:44:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Cancer Society (ACS) and the GW Cancer Institute (GWCI) were recently awarded $4.25 million by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to establish a National Cancer Survivorship Resource Center. Work on the project will begin on September 30. "Collaboration is critical to effectively address the needs of the more than 11 million cancer survivors in the United States today. Through our partnership, the GW Cancer Institute and the...

2010-09-30 08:00:00

A Two-Day Event to Recognize Breast Cancer Survivors and Increase Awareness in the African-American Community PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The George E. Thorne Development Center (GETDC) presents the 5th Annual Praise Is The Cure(TM) weekend of Hope, Health, and Healing to recognize the plight of African-American Breast Cancer patients, survivors, and their families on Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3, 2010 at Mount Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz...

2010-09-28 06:05:19

Doctors at Baylor College of Medicine are leading the way in treating and researching childhood cancer at the Texas Children's Cancer Center but the center has also become nationally known for its work in an increasingly important area of pediatric cancer "“ survivorship issues. "At the Texas Children's Cancer Center we recognize that health concerns for childhood cancer patients do not end when their cancer treatment is successfully completed," said Dr. ZoAnn Dreyer, associate...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.