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2013-08-17 23:03:31

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses the possibility of brain cancer treatment becoming personally-tailored to each patient’s individual case. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 17, 2013 On August 17, Voices Against Brain Cancer (VABC), an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses the possibility of brain cancer treatment becoming personally-tailored to patients’ individual needs and cases....

2013-08-14 23:26:33

The Becca Foundation identifies the benefits of participating in a cancer-focused support group. Northfield, IL. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The Becca Foundation support group members have one distinct commonality: they are all battling cancer. These individuals range from the ages of 12 to 35 and find strong sustenance in each other. The Becca Foundation knows the value of belonging to a cancer-focused support group and how it can help young people lean on each other for constant strength...

2013-07-29 23:19:50

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses a new approach for studying glioblastoma multiforme, one of the most common and aggressive forms of brain cancer. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 On July 29, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, discusses a new approach for studying human glioblastoma multiforme, one of the most common and aggressive forms of brain cancer....

2013-07-22 23:01:37

Study Published Today in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute Examines Data from 54% of Asian American Population Fremont, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 Based on a comprehensive study that included more than half the Asian American population, scientists from the Cancer Prevention Institute of California (CPIC) have produced the first ever analysis of national trends in cancer incidence among the eight largest Asian American groups. The researchers, led by CPIC Research Scientist...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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