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UC Davis vet treating prostate cancer in dogs - Daily Democrat

Tue, 2015-06-16 13:19

UC Davis vet treating prostate cancer in dogs
Daily Democrat
Known as prostatic transarterial embolization, the treatment is emerging as a minimally invasive alternative to other prostate cancer therapies. To find the cancer, the first thing Culp does is use advanced imaging, allowing an assessment of the ...

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County Wicklow spa centre offers a range of complementary treatments to ... - Irish Independent

Mon, 2015-06-15 19:37

Irish Independent

County Wicklow spa centre offers a range of complementary treatments to ...
Irish Independent
When her father was sadly diagnosed with stage three stomach cancer five years ago, she came home and met with his oncology team and developed a holistic treatment plan for him here in Dublin, which led to the Christine Clinton Cancer Care Programme.

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Complementary cancer care - Irish Independent

Mon, 2015-06-15 19:37

Irish Independent

Complementary cancer care
Irish Independent
Many people are sceptical of "alternative" treatments for cancer, but Christine is keen to point out that her programme is complementary, and works alongside, and after, traditional medical treatments. She says that there are many scientific studies ...

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Wendling searching for alternative treatments - Mansfield News Journal

Sat, 2015-06-13 17:26

Mansfield News Journal

Wendling searching for alternative treatments
Mansfield News Journal
MANSFIELD – Anne Wendling is taking a different approach to fighting cancer. The local attorney, who beat breast cancer in 2007 only to have it metastasize in her liver earlier this year, has taken a four-week break from chemotherapy. Wendling recently ...

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Pactomycin analogs offer new, gentler approach to cancer treatment - Oncology Nurse Advisor

Fri, 2015-06-12 01:25

Pactomycin analogs offer new, gentler approach to cancer treatment
Oncology Nurse Advisor
A senescent cancer cell, Indra said, does not usually die, but the growth of it and the larger tumor is slowed or stops, and it continues to live in a vegetative state, almost like being asleep. Such an approach can be an alternative way to control ...

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Alternative Payment Models offer hope for future of cancer care - The Hill (blog)

Thu, 2015-06-11 06:01

Alternative Payment Models offer hope for future of cancer care
The Hill (blog)
Thanks to passage of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), my colleagues and I are eagerly anticipating the inception of new models of care, and associated Alternative Payment Models (APMs), which are supported within the new ...

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Forfeiture complaint seeks $1.7 million in assets tied to Tulsa 'alternative ... - Tulsa World

Tue, 2015-06-09 17:15

Forfeiture complaint seeks $1.7 million in assets tied to Tulsa 'alternative ...
Tulsa World
A civil forfeiture complaint involving three properties, two bank accounts and other assets tied to the controversial Camelot Cancer Care clinic was filed Monday in Tulsa federal court. The assets total more than $1.7 million, according to court ...

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Forfeiture complaint seeks $1.7 million in assets tied to Tulsa 'alternative ... - Tulsa World

Tue, 2015-06-09 17:15

Forfeiture complaint seeks $1.7 million in assets tied to Tulsa 'alternative ...
Tulsa World
A civil forfeiture complaint involving three properties, two bank accounts and other assets tied to the controversial Camelot Cancer Care clinic was filed Monday in Tulsa federal court. The assets total more than $1.7 million, according to court ...

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A cancer cure that excites investors: A look at Seattle's immunotherapy deals ... - Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)

Tue, 2015-06-09 14:29

Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)

A cancer cure that excites investors: A look at Seattle's immunotherapy deals ...
Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)
Seattle Genetics (Nasdaq: SGEN) also announced this week that it's teaming up with immunotherapy company Unum Therapeutics to develop cancer treatments. Large pharmaceutical companies are also getting in on this game. In February, Bristol ...

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Photo Exhibit Offering Alternative View of Childhood Cancer Coming to Fairfield - Patch.com

Mon, 2015-06-08 23:29

Patch.com

Photo Exhibit Offering Alternative View of Childhood Cancer Coming to Fairfield
Patch.com
“So much of what we see about pediatric cancer doesn't tell the real story,” said Fairfield resident Jeff Kimball, Executive Director of Circle of Care. “Children are more than their cancer, and their journey through treatment is about more than the ...

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Photo Exhibit Offering Alternative View of Childhood Cancer Coming to Fairfield - Patch.com

Mon, 2015-06-08 23:29

Patch.com

Photo Exhibit Offering Alternative View of Childhood Cancer Coming to Fairfield
Patch.com
Developed by Circle of Care, “There Is…Life Within the Journey” features a stunningly emotional and intimate look at children with cancer and the characteristics that comprise the authentic journey through pediatric cancer treatment. “So much of what ...

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Care Oncology Clinic experts believes an antibiotic help fight off cancer - Daily Mail

Mon, 2015-06-08 17:24

Daily Mail

Care Oncology Clinic experts believes an antibiotic help fight off cancer
Daily Mail
This new approach doesn't involve radical treatments or dangerous drugs, and is certainly not an 'alternative' treatment, as it is given in addition to a patient's standard chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It is simply a daily cocktail of four cheap ...

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Cancer Prevention Or Cancer Treatment – What's Your Strategy? - KHTS Radio

Mon, 2015-06-08 11:30

KHTS Radio

Cancer Prevention Or Cancer Treatment – What's Your Strategy?
KHTS Radio
Cancer Treatment Centers of America added chiropractic care to their team approach towards cancer treatment — “…not as an alternative but as an adjunct to help people who are fighting cancer, to reduce pain and other symptoms and to maximize and ...

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AbbVie Inc (ABBV) To Tap Into High Revenue Growth From Cancer Drug ... - Bidness ETC

Sun, 2015-06-07 06:57

Bidness ETC

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) To Tap Into High Revenue Growth From Cancer Drug ...
Bidness ETC
Based on the results from RESONATE-2, IMBRUVICA continues to demonstrate its strong value and we are very optimistic that it will eventually move into the front-line treatment setting, becoming an alternative option to chemotherapy for previously ...

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Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Mason City Relay for Life - Mason City Globe Gazette

Sat, 2015-06-06 16:14

Mason City Globe Gazette

Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Mason City Relay for Life
Mason City Globe Gazette
... were times during his treatment when she questioned if he would make it. "There was times he was praying for death, because he was just so miserable it seemed like a better alternative," she said. ... "It means everything to have them here, because ...

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Alternative breast cancer therapies that can help - ConsumerReports.org

Sat, 2015-06-06 08:07

ConsumerReports.org

Alternative breast cancer therapies that can help
ConsumerReports.org
To combat those effects, as many as 80 percent of women diagnosed with breast cancer turn to complementary and alternative therapies. But are those “extra” treatments—including mind-body practices like yoga and supplements—really worth a try?

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High Costs of Cancer Drugs - Huffington Post (blog)

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:51

High Costs of Cancer Drugs
Huffington Post (blog)
Patients in this position must somehow find maximum out-of-pocket costs for insurance every January in order to even receive their January cancer treatment. This does not include the doctors visits, premiums, co-pays, alternative therapies for side ...

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Charity match to raise funds for last-ditch treatment for Saltburn dad with ... - Gazette Live

Thu, 2015-06-04 12:04

Gazette Live

Charity match to raise funds for last-ditch treatment for Saltburn dad with ...
Gazette Live
The 39-year-old former ICI worker from Saltburn has battled renal cancer since 2010 - including having surgery to remove a kidney and then his adrenal glands. A fundraising drive is now under way to raise cash for expensive alternative cancer ...

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Cutting the cost of cancer - TheNewsTribune.com

Thu, 2015-06-04 11:07

TheNewsTribune.com

Cutting the cost of cancer
TheNewsTribune.com
But whenever I start an article about how awful Big Pharma is, I know that I'm much more likely to hear about depression, diabetes or statins than about cancer treatments. Who wants to suggest that patients should just give up? And yet, the complainers ...
Megan McArdle, Bloomberg View: Containing cancer drug costs almost as ...Waco Tribune-Herald
Finding a cancer cure creates its own problems — Megan McArdleMalay Mail Online

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Cutting the Cost of Cancer - Bloomberg View

Wed, 2015-06-03 15:03

Bloomberg View

Cutting the Cost of Cancer
Bloomberg View
That, plus 10 percent." Insurers and patients have been pushing back on the high cost of drugs, negotiating lower rates and switching to generic treatments. But cancer is special. It's hard to be a discriminating shopper when someone tells you that you ...

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