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  • Human Stem Cell
    Scientists at Harvard have developed a stem cell that kills cancer
    At Harvard, a team of scientists have developed a novel way of fighting cancer, stem cells. By using stem cells that have been specially designed to excrete a cancer-killing toxin, a group of researchers have developed a form of treatment that can...
  • Tanning on the beach
    Tanners
    Lisa pace, a former tanner, is the proof why visiting a tanning salon is just as dangerous to one’s health as outdoor tanning. Outside of the fact that she could actually smell her skin burning, she developed 81 skin cancers: five of which...
  • Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski reaches out to Brittany Maynard
    Dr. Burzynski reaches out to Brittany Maynard
    If a million deaths is merely a statistic, while a single death can be seen as a tragedy, then the Brittany Maynard story is likely to be ranked up there with some of the most tragic in recent memory. Anyone paying attention to the details of her...
  • Preventative precautions for various diseases can save your life, even against 'scary' Ebola.
    Ebola won’t top 3 likeliest killers in Miami
    Ebola. Say that word in South Florida, and create instant fright. Say chronic bronchitis, and Floridians might suddenly have the attention span of a goldfish.An Ebola case has yet to be reported in South Florida, and turning on the local news has...
  • New book help young cancer patients
    Charron Y Walker's book helps young women conquer cancer
    “I'm not just a survivor, I'm a Conqueror!” is the motto of a young, single ‘Cancer Conqueror’, Charron Y. Walker. She has written an encouraging, eventful, informative, page-turning book entitled “My Purpose...
  • Knitting supplies
    Grandma knits a new hairdo after years of chemotherapy
    There are so many horrible aspects to battling cancer that it would be impossible to list them all. Even the treatments meant to help fight off this awful disease come with their own set of challenges. Of those one has become synonymous with the...
  • RESCUED CAT gets cancer treatment
    RESCUED CAT TO RECEIVE CUTTING EDGE CANCER TREATMENT
    A courageous cat in East Amwell is hoping to enjoy eight more lives.Green-eyed Bonnie was adopted from Tabby’s Place in Ringoes in 2005, only to be returned when her beloved owner died seven years later. Since that time, Bonnie has overcome...
  • Pietrangelo shaves head for cancer
    Pietrangelo shaves head for cancer
    According to Sportsneton Tuesday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Alex Pietrangelo of King City, Ontario has had his head shaved to honour his niece who is currently battling cancer. Pietrangelo's niece Ellie recently had kidney surgery and is...
  • Cancer Support Foundation initiates Lights for Healing
    Cancer Support Foundation initiates 'Lights for Healing'
    For several years, the Cancer Support Foundation has hosted a special holiday fundraiser. In this their tenth year is no exception. However, rather than hosting the Secret Santa Program as in previous years the focus is directed at helping cancer...
  • UCSF Cancer Center Uses Latest Technologies To Battle Cancer
    Researchers kill prostate cancer cells with copper
    Researchers have recently discovered a way to kill prostate cancer cells with copper. A team of scientists and researchers at Duke Medicine combined copper and another drug and were able to destroy diseased cells, leaving non-cancer cells healthy...
  • T.J. Martel Foundation hosts celebrity Rock ‘N Bowl fund-raising event
    T.J. Martel Foundation hosts celebrity Rock ‘N Bowl fund-raising event
    On Thursday, Oct 9, the T.J. Martel Foundation hosted a celebrity Rock ‘N Bowl fund-raising event at the Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City. Wendy Dio, widow of heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio and president of the Ronnie James Dio Stand up...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon Pin
    Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon Pin
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and there will be many people either constantly wearing pink shirts, pink shoelaces, pink hair bows and more. My husband's workplace will be wearing pink shirts, but not everyday. So he wanted a way to...
  • Kara Tippetts
    Terminal Cancer Patient Implores Brittany Maynard to Reconsider Her Last Days
    This week the story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman with terminal brain cancer who plans to end her life on November 1, has made national news. A California native, Maynard moved to Oregon for the purpose of being able to take her own...
  • Lindi Skin.com
    Lindi Skin.com: Review
    Lindi Skin is a company which hails from Bridgeport, PA. The company began with a single focus; "To create the most effective skincare collection to combat the harsh side effects of cancer treatment," states found of Lindi Skin, Lindy...
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
    Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties
    Take a step to fight breast cancer by participating in one of South Florida's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer events. On Saturday, October 11, Making Strides of Miami-Dade and Making Strides of Broward will each be hosting a non...