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UTHealth Research Shows Mushroom Extract, AHCC, Helpful In Treating HPV

Provided by Deborah Mann Lake, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston A Japanese mushroom extract appears to be effective for the eradication of human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a pilot clinical trial at The University...

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2014-10-31 23:12:09

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "This week we are rolling out the carpet on a brand-new service related to discussing the differences in current EPA building codes with the almost nonexistent regulations from thirty to forty years ago—which would put workers exposed to asbestos back then into a category of people who are now beginning to develop.” Any former construction worker who was exposed to asbestos on the job site during from the 1960s through the late 1980s and has...

2014-10-31 23:07:54

Today, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) opened registration for its annual conference, the International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma, organized in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and taking place at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 According the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), registration for its annual conference, the International...

2014-10-31 23:04:23

AutoSaver Makes Largest Donation to American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer with ‘Drive for the Cure’ Campaign Montpelier, Vermont (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 On Monday, AutoSaver Group presented a check for $20,000 from the company’s ‘Drive for a Cure’ campaign to the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. The donation was the largest gift Making Strides Against Breast Cancer has received this year from a new partner in Vermont....

2014-10-31 23:04:20

The Firm is evaluating potential legal claims on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers following uterine morcellation. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 More than 86,000 people have now signed on to a petition seeking to ban the use of power morcellators (http://www.morcellatorlawsuit2015.com) in laparoscopic hysterectomy and fibroid removal procedures, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to Change.org, at least 86,042...

2014-10-31 23:03:36

Whiter Image Dental successfully promoted Breast Cancer awareness by offering a percentage off of one of their most popular teeth whitening products to encourage its many dental clients to donate their savings to the Susan G. Komen breast cancer organization. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Whiter Image Dental discounted prices of one of its most popular teeth whitening products to encourage dental practices to donate the savings to the...

2014-10-31 16:24:07

DETROIT, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute recognized 12 outstanding individuals and organizations at its 20th annual Heroes of Breast Cancer Awards event, held on Oct. 27 at the Max M. Fisher Music Center. More than 200 guests were in attendance to celebrate these honorees for their demonstrated leadership in raising awareness of breast cancer through education, the promotion of breast health, early detection and research breakthroughs, and...

2014-10-30 23:01:30

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) congratulates former Science Advisory Board member and researcher at the National Cancer Institute, Raffit Hassan, MD, for receiving the prestigious Wagner Medal at the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) meeting last week. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation congratulates Dr. Raffit Hassan of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) on receiving the prestigious Wagner...

2014-10-30 16:25:45

Celebrities and Golf Enthusiasts Round Up Against Melanoma HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon will reprise his role as host of the annual Melanoma Research Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic on November 10th at the Lakeside Golf Club in Burbank, CA. Kevin is partnering with the MRF for the third year in a row to raise critically-needed funding to fight melanoma, a cause close to the actor's heart. After losing a friend to skin...

2014-10-30 12:30:16

$10,000 donated to Karmanos Cancer Institute's breast cancer support programs FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Channel 955's Mojo, host of Mojo in the Morning; and Chad Johnson, CEO of Lady Jane's Haircuts for Men, have both lost loved ones to breast cancer. Their passion for raising awareness of breast cancer screening and early detection led to the Bras for a Cause promotion, a month-long fun challenge that kicked off Oct. 6 during National Breast Cancer...

2014-10-30 12:29:56

HOUSTON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Improved surgical outcomes for ovarian cancer, expanded potential impact for new drugs, and a novel family outreach program to head off cancers fueled by known genetic risk mutations are among the early innovations of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center's Moon Shots Program. First-of-a-kind combination clinical trials; advanced molecular analysis to guide treatment and screening; and a focused program to gather, store, access...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.