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The Basics Of Breast Cancer

The Basics Of Breast Cancer

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every year in October, the health community pushes breast cancer awareness. People do this through events like 5K runs, walks, fundraisers, and many other awareness opportunities. Why is...

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2014-10-18 23:00:07

Pink Pajama Party held at local business where all proceeds benefit the fight against breast cancer. New Providence, NJ (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 Stafford Communications, a New Providence-based customer service consulting company, took part in the breast cancer awareness program called “Sleep Pink” on October 20th. Sleep Pink is a national movement of pink pajama parties where women and men can promote awareness and celebrate breast cancer survivors. In support of the program,...

2014-10-17 23:04:38

Hudson Valley fitness boot camp is on a mission to raise funds for breast cancer research. Hudson Valley, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Hudson Valley Fit Body Boot Camp, a fitness boot camp located in New Windsor, has launched a variety of events and fundraising efforts to raise awareness, celebrate survival and help raise needed research funds. The fundraising events started with a 14-Day Fat Furnace Program offered at 50% off the normal fitness...

2014-10-17 23:04:14

Top marketplace for toxin-free everyday products embraces Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but alerts consumers to marketing Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a big deal at True Goods. The disease still affects far too many women, research needs more investment, treatment options must continue to expand, and it is important for the medical establishment to keep exploring prevention strategies. All of this resonates profoundly at True Goods, where...

2014-10-17 23:00:13

Decisive Health bests 751 entries from around the world at finale event in Austin Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Decisive Health’s Treatment Explorer won the LIVESTRONG Foundation’s inaugural Big C competition’s $25,000 grand prize at a finale event Friday night in front of a crowd of 500 supporters and innovators gathered at Austin Music Hall. Headquartered in San Francisco, the patient-centric tool matches cancer patients’ and survivors’ lifestyles with the best...

2014-10-17 12:29:22

Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) among first customers BOSTON and LEUVEN, Belgium, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartagenia, leader in providing genetics labs and clinicians with software-based workflow support for variant assessment, lab reporting, and integration of diagnostic knowledge-bases, announced today the launch of Bench for Oncology, a new software platform that helps pathology labs conduct variant assessment and reporting tasks in the analysis of tumors. Bench for...

2014-10-17 08:25:55

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing approval for IMBRUVICA(®) (ibrutinib) throughout the 28 member states of the European Union (EU). IMBRUVICA, a first-in-class, oral, once-daily, non-chemotherapy treatment, now is approved to be marketed in Europe for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), or adult patients with...

2014-10-17 08:25:45

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Every month we get at least a dozen calls from family members wondering if their deceased loved one could have had mesothelioma, and if there could be compensation without an actual diagnosis--the answer is no. If a medical doctor suggests mesothelioma is a possibility for a loved one, please call 866-714-6466 immediately for instructions on what to do to protect possible compensation that includes having...

2014-10-17 08:25:10

Trial Has Not Yet Reached Necessary Number of Survival Events to Report on Overall Survival Due to Longer than Expected Survival of Study Patients LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ: CYTR), a biopharmaceutical research and development company specializing in oncology, announced that data regarding the Company's Phase 2b global clinical trial of aldoxorubicin for the treatment of first-line soft tissue sarcoma (STS) will be presented in a moderated...

2014-10-17 00:21:16

Program to Provide 435 Free Mammograms While Raising Funds and Awareness for Breast Cancer and Project Athena ALLENTOWN, Pa., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year in Lehigh Valley, an estimated 435 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and one in eight will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, data extrapolated from reports by the National Cancer Institute's SEER program and the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission....

2014-10-16 23:14:18

Helping to increase awareness and save lives, the Women’s OBGYN Medical Group of Santa Rosa reveals what women can do in their own lives to prevent breast cancer. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Breast cancer is among the top two most common cancers in women today, second only to skin cancer. Although the number of new cases has begun to show a slight decrease, about 40,000 women are expected to lose their lives to breast cancer this year alone. Statistics tell us that about 1...


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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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