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iCAD Acquires DermEbx and Radion to Provide Powerful Comprehensive Skin ... - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:11

iCAD Acquires DermEbx and Radion to Provide Powerful Comprehensive Skin ...
Wall Street Journal
"We have worked well with iCAD during our partnership, in large part, because we share a commitment to increasing market access to skin eBx as an alternative to MOHS surgery for the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer," said Kamal Gogineni, ...

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The greatest sacrifice: Mum dies after refusing life-saving cancer treatment ... - Mancunian Matters

Tue, 2014-07-15 03:12

Mancunian Matters

The greatest sacrifice: Mum dies after refusing life-saving cancer treatment ...
Mancunian Matters
Instead she fought Multiple Myeloma – a form of bone marrow cancer which affects plasma cells – by using holistic methods of treatment and even completed a one year nutrition course to help with a healthy diet. But although Mrs Cockx fell pregnant and ...

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Rogers Con Man Claims He Was Duped By FBI Agents - Northwest Arkansas News

Tue, 2014-07-15 00:39

Rogers Con Man Claims He Was Duped By FBI Agents
Northwest Arkansas News
The FBI launched an investigation in August 2012 into suspicious activity involving Situs Cancer Research Center, Bolt's purported alternative cancer treatment clinic in Rogers. Prosecutors accused Bolt of committing mail and wire fraud by preparing ...

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Yashoda Cancer Institute uses Varian Clinac medical linear accelerator for ... - News-Medical.net

Tue, 2014-07-15 00:02

Yashoda Cancer Institute uses Varian Clinac medical linear accelerator for ...
News-Medical.net
The accelerator has been enhanced with High Intensity Mode dose delivery capability, which is allowing doctors at Yashoda Cancer Institute to shorten treatment times and deliver stereotactic body radiotherapy and stereotactic radiosurgery for hard to ...
Yashoda Cancer Institute Commences Radiosurgery Treatments Using Varian ...Wall Street Journal

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Proton therapy working for cancer patients - Palm Beach Post

Mon, 2014-07-14 15:13

Proton therapy working for cancer patients
Palm Beach Post
One of just 15 proton facilities in the country — and the only one in the southeastern United States — UFPTI offers a viable option for an array of often difficult-to-treat cancers. “Proton therapy destroys cancer cells while minimizing the impact to ...

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Rutgers study finds popular prostate cancer treatment largely ineffective in ... - The Star-Ledger

Mon, 2014-07-14 13:43

Rutgers study finds popular prostate cancer treatment largely ineffective in ...
The Star-Ledger
Androgen Deprivation Therapy, a treatment that blocks male hormones associated with the growth of prostate cancer, has been embraced by older patients who are too frail for surgery and are seeking an alternative to radiation. Test subjects who did not ...
Rutgers Study Discounts Testosterone Therapy for Early Prostate CancerNews from Rutgers
Localized Prostate Cancer: Study Finds Primary Androgen Deprivation Therapy ...Medical Research News and Interviews_ MedicalResearch.com
Prostate cancer is focus of two studies, commentaryMedical Xpress
Newswise (press release)
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VIDEOS Return To Amish's Chapel Peace cancer update: raising funds for ... - Starcasm.net

Sun, 2014-07-13 18:01

Starcasm.net

VIDEOS Return To Amish's Chapel Peace cancer update: raising funds for ...
Starcasm.net
Chapel has revealed how difficult the chemo treatment process was the first time she was diagnosed with the disease, and last night it was announced on her and Andrew's Facebook fan page that she wants to try an alternative treatment called The Gerson ...

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Alternative Medicine: The mind, body connection? - Marion Star

Sat, 2014-07-12 13:12

Alternative Medicine: The mind, body connection?
Marion Star
The Wellness Center is guided by the philosophy that patients who actively participate with healthcare professionals in their cancer treatment may promote recovery. It is certain it will improve the quality of life. Services are free. Their service ...

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Penn Nalam takes cancer care to people's doorstep - The New Indian Express

Fri, 2014-07-11 19:58

The New Indian Express

Penn Nalam takes cancer care to people's doorstep
The New Indian Express
Penn Nalam's aim is to save women from cancer on time. Their services include cancer awareness programmes, cancer-screening camps, cancer chemotherapy, diagnostics such as mammography, ultrasound, colposcopy along with alternative therapies ...

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FDA weighs cancer risk of fibroid removal devices - nwitimes.com

Fri, 2014-07-11 16:29

FDA weighs cancer risk of fibroid removal devices
nwitimes.com
But in April the FDA said doctors should halt use of the devices for fibroid treatments after agency scientists calculated that the risk of cancer spread was greater than previously thought. The agency estimated as many as 1 in 350 women may have ...

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Using body's Immune System to fight Cancer - Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Fri, 2014-07-11 09:05

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Using body's Immune System to fight Cancer
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation
The National University Cancer Institute (NCIS) said that it has set up clinical trials for immunotherapy, which could extend cancer patients' lives by years. The treatment involves genetically modifying white blood cells to improve their cancer ...

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Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia - MarketWatch

Fri, 2014-07-11 00:31

Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia
MarketWatch
It is an emerging treatment for prostate cancer and a viable alternative, in some cases, to more invasive surgical procedures." "New techniques are offering patients efficient, minimally invasive alternatives to invasive surgical approaches which ...
Varian Medical Systems organises Oncology Summitindiablooms

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Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia - MarketWatch

Fri, 2014-07-11 00:31

Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia
MarketWatch
It is an emerging treatment for prostate cancer and a viable alternative, in some cases, to more invasive surgical procedures." "New techniques are offering patients efficient, minimally invasive alternatives to invasive surgical approaches which ...

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Frozen Lumpectomy For Prostate - NewsChannel5.com

Thu, 2014-07-10 21:59

Frozen Lumpectomy For Prostate
NewsChannel5.com
A new study shows that focal therapy using cryoablation can be a successful alternative to radical prostate cancer treatments. According to the study, focal cryoablation can achieve a cancer-free status in medium to high-risk patients with a lower ...

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Cancer Survivors Apply Tenacious Spirit to Bay Cleanup - New York Times

Thu, 2014-07-10 19:37

New York Times

Cancer Survivors Apply Tenacious Spirit to Bay Cleanup
New York Times
It would seem an unusual place for a group of people who have overcome cancer or who are undergoing treatment and in precarious health to spend time. But it just ... The team has not been able to find a suitable alternative location. So with the same ...

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Inhibitor of cholesterol biosynthesis may have potential as breast cancer ... - Oncology Nurse Advisor

Thu, 2014-07-10 13:30

Inhibitor of cholesterol biosynthesis may have potential as breast cancer ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor
“Because tumor cells grow rapidly they need to synthesize more cholesterol. Scientists working to cure breast cancer often seek out alternative targets that might slow or stop the progression of the disease, including the elimination of cancerous cells.

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Alternative Payment Model Cut Cancer Care Costs, Preserved Quality - California Healthline

Thu, 2014-07-10 08:46

Alternative Payment Model Cut Cancer Care Costs, Preserved Quality
California Healthline
An experimental payment method for physicians who treated patients with three types of cancer resulted in the same quality of care but lower costs, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of Oncology Practice, Modern Healthcare's "Vital ...

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Video: Scots doctors caught up in miracle cancer cure claims - Herald Scotland

Thu, 2014-07-10 02:09

Herald Scotland

Video: Scots doctors caught up in miracle cancer cure claims
Herald Scotland
Robert Young will appear in a California court today on 18 charges of theft and "treating the sick without a certificate" at his alternative retreat near San Diego. Among other offences, the 63-year-old, who believes in the "pH Miracle" of avocado ...

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Rogers Con Man Appeals Federal Fraud Sentence - Northwest Arkansas News

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:30

Rogers Con Man Appeals Federal Fraud Sentence
Northwest Arkansas News
The FBI launched an investigation in August 2012 into suspicious activity involving Situs Cancer Research Center, Bolt's purported alternative cancer treatment clinic in Rogers. Prosecutors accused Bolt of committing mail and wire fraud by preparing ...

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Alternative medicine goes mainstream - Waterbury Republican American

Tue, 2014-07-08 23:27

Waterbury Republican American

Alternative medicine goes mainstream
Waterbury Republican American
Though proponents of the integrative trend argue that adding alternative treatments to traditional medicine could reduce health-care costs overall by lessening pain and increasing compliance, insurance companies approve few treatments. Most patients ...

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