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2014-10-06 08:29:24

Enhanced clinically-validated risk assessment test now available for Caucasian, African-American and Hispanic American Women CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phenogen Sciences, Inc. today announced the availability of BREVAGenplus, an easy-to-use predictive risk test for the millions of women at risk of developing sporadic, or non-hereditary, breast cancer. The test is an enhancement of the company's first generation product, BREVAGen(®). BREVAGenplus assesses both...

2014-10-06 08:26:09

Over 800 participants attended National Mesothelioma Awareness Day event sponsored by Simmons Hanly Conroy and others ALTON, Ill., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 6th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Fun Run/Walk in Alton, Illinois, has raised more than $27,000 for the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, a non-profit dedicated to securing a global ban of asbestos and providing support to victims of asbestos-related diseases. Over 800 participants attended the race,...

2014-10-05 23:01:47

Ovation Teams Up with the Susan G. Komen Foundation in the Fight Against Breast Cancer Vista, Calif. (PRWEB) October 05, 2014 The makers of Ovation Cell Therapy®, the nationwide provider of luxurious hair care products, are a proud sponsor of the Susan G. Komen San Diego Race for the Cure®. Thousands will team up on Sunday, November 2nd at Balboa Park to show their support and dedication to the cause and take part in this special race.     “Ovation Hair is...

2014-10-05 23:00:31

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Breast Cancer Market Report: 2011 Edition" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 05, 2014 Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer after lung cancer and the second leading cause of death in women. Globally, more than one million women are diagnosed with breast cancer annually. Breast cancer is mainly found in women compared to men. Though women of all ages are at risk of developing breast cancer, older woman have...

2014-10-04 23:02:30

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is raising awareness about the life-saving importance of risk management and early treatment of breast cancer. Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa will donate a portion of the proceeds from laser facial rejuvenation treatments to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Vernon Hills, IL (PRWEB) October 04, 2014 Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is raising awareness about the life-saving importance of risk management and early treatment of breast cancer....

2014-10-04 23:01:33

A pair of Texas oncologists is encouraging mesothelioma patients to seek out and participate in clinical trials to improve the survival odds for themselves and future patients. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 04, 2014 Oncologists with the MD Anderson Cancer Center say the future of mesothelioma treatment is in the hands of patients who will agree to take part in clinical trials of new therapies. Surviving Mesothelioma has the full story on its website. Click here to read it now. Radiation...

2014-10-03 23:05:20

A German study says the manmade material probably will not cause mesothelioma by itself, but workers still may not be risk-free. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 New research on refractory ceramic fibers (RCF) finds that the aluminum-silicate based insulator is unlikely to cause lung cancer or mesothelioma, despite the results of animal studies. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted an article on the new research. Click here to read it now. Scientists at the Institute of Molecular...

2014-10-03 23:04:52

The Premier Marketplace Grows Philanthropic Causes (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 SnobSwap.com, an online luxury marketplace to sell and purchase pre-owned designer clothing and accessories, supports breast cancer research to help end breast cancer. In honor of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, SnobSwap will donate a portion of its sale proceeds to Susan G. Komen for breast cancer research. “We are strong advocates of doing good and giving back. Supporting breast cancer research...

2014-10-03 23:03:12

On Saturday, October 4th at noon at Cascade Hills Church gather in the shape of a breast cancer awareness ribbon and have a picture taken from above! Columbus, GA (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Paint Columbus Pink® is looking to draw some attention to breast cancer awareness in a big way. What better way than forming a huge human pink breast cancer ribbon? The first human pink ribbon in Columbus and the largest in Georgia! On Saturday,...

2014-10-03 16:26:13

100% of Bowl-a-thon proceeds to benefit Pay It Forward Fund MINNETONKA, Minn., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Datatrend Technologies, Inc., a leading technology infrastructure solutions provider, hosts its 5th annual Bowl-a-thon fundraiser to help those fighting breast cancer on Friday, October 24, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Country Club Lanes in Tonka Bay, Minn. 100 percent of event proceeds will benefit Pay It Forward Fund, a Minnesota non-profit organization that helps patients pay...


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.