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Tragic cancer-stricken mum died on the day she was due to start life-prolonging treatment

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:23:00 +0100

A tragic mum lost her long battle with cancer the day she was due to start life-prolonging pioneering treatment in Germany. Defiant Kristina Trewick, 47, twice beat breast cancer. But the disease returned, spreading to her liver, lungs and lymph nodes and was terminal.



National Western Stock Show feeds the largest U.S. agricultural industry: cattle

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:42:00 +0100

In a yard full of cattle with colorful names, Trump Train stood out. His caretaker, Lee Whyte, wore a hat bearing the bull calf’s name and stood near his pen. “I’ll buy that hat for 50 bucks,” an admirer said to Whyte, who graciously declined. “I’ve had people come up to me trying to buy this all day,” he said.



SAARC varsity campus to miss 2018 deadline

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:32:00 +0100

100 acres of land has been allocated by the Indian government for a permanent campus in Maidan Garhi near IGNOU, while the operational expenditure will be borne by the governments of partner member states. SAARC The new campus, for which the ground breaking ceremony took place in 2015, was expected to be operational by 2018.



March date for Kinsale’s Pink Ribbon Walk event

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:31:00 +0100

IRELAND’S gourmet capital recently turned pink for the launch of the 6th Annual Pink Ribbon Walk in the Blue Haven Hotel in Kinsale. The sponsored 10k run/walk for Action Breast Cancer, is one of the town’s best supported events and takes place on March 5th at 12 noon.



Kent Smear Tests At 19-year Low

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:28:00 +0100

One in four women in Kent are missing out on smear tests for cervical cancer. Figures released by the NHS show take-up among women in the county aged between 25 and 64 is at a 19-year low. Three women a day in the UK die from cervical cancer and it is the most common form of cancer for women under 35.



Sussex and Surrey Smear Tests at 19-year Low

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:28:00 +0100

One in four women in Sussex and Surrey are missing out on smear tests for cervical cancer. Figures released by the NHS show take-up among women in the counties aged between 25 and 64 is at a 19-year low. Three women a day in the UK die from cervical cancer and it is the most common form of cancer for women under 35.



IVF TREATMENT: Debunk the mystery, reduce the misery

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:26:00 +0100

In fact, they regard telling people that their babies were courtesy of IVF as one of the greatest taboos. Unconfirmed reports showed that only a few of these lucky beneficiaries showcase their babies. Why the secrecy? Several instances abound. Deception by some IVF beneficiaries.



Cancer cheque photo

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:08:00 +0100

Yulit Gordon (left), executive director, Jamaica Cancer Society, collects a cheque for $818,040 from Group Marketing Manager, Wisynco Group Ltd Karen Rosen (centre) and Chantellee McDonald, brand manager, General Mills, as part of a long-standing relationship with Yoplait, Wisynco Group Limited and the Jamaica Cancer Society.



Cell-based biosensor

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:59:00 +0100

Sammanfattning : Widespread presence of toxic and persistent pollutants in the environment, even at low concentrations, causes risks of adverse effects to human health and the ecosystem. Biological methods for treatment of water streams and removal of persistent pollutants are of great interest due....



New system helps doctors differentiate HPV-related and smoking-related throat cancer

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:57:00 +0100

When Bill Klosterboer was diagnosed with a stage 3 cancer at the back of his tongue in June 2014, all he and his wife, Laurie, heard was the word “cancer.” The stage of his disease didn’t really register, although he recalls being glad it wasn’t stage 4, the worst possible option.



Low rate of HPV vaccination called a public health threat

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:57:00 +0100

FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2006, file photo, a doctor holds a vial of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil in his Chicago office. A national estimate suggests that nearly half of U.S. men have mostly silent infections caused by the sexually-transmitted human papilloma virus, and that 1 in 4 has strains linked with several cancers.



MRI twice as likely as biopsy to spot prostate cancer

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:26:00 +0100

Every man with suspected prostate cancer should have an MRI scan; this is twice as likely to identify the presence of dangerous tumours as the invasive biopsy used currently, say doctors. A major trial, which could influence a change of practice in the NHS, will amount to “the biggest leap forward....



Dengue-resistant mosquitoes

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:06:00 +0100

RESEARCHERS from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have genetically modified mosquitoes to resist infection from dengue virus, a virus that sickens an estimated 96 million people globally each year and kills more than 20,000, mostly children.



Can Donald Trump Read?

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 06:57:00 +0100

Donald Trump is a graduate of an Ivy League university. He gained national fame as the co-author, or at least the main character, of a best-selling book, The Art of the Deal . Yet Donald Trump did not write one word of that book. Moreover, it is likely that he cannot read books. Neither could Nelson Rockefeller.



Christian Faith – The Big Picture in 8 Expert Overviews: Creation

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 06:45:00 +0100

We live in a world not of our own making. Is it essentially friendly or hostile? This is the issue to which the Christian doctrine of creation speaks. This forum will explore this question. Our presenter will be, Dr. Gerald McKenny, who is Walter Professor of Theology at the University of Notre....



Update: 4:55PM BELINDA Chan is the new chief executive officer of the Fiji Cancer Society (FCS) after the end of long deliberations by the society board. more...

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 06:15:00 +0100

Update: 4:55PM BELINDA Chan is the new chief executive officer of the Fiji Cancer Society (FCS) after the end of long deliberations by the society board. The FCS board chairman Phillip Low said the decision took a few months to make. "The board now feels that moving forward, some 24 months later -....



Volunteers get buzzed for childhood cancer

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:54:00 +0100

A Peoria man made good on his wife's dying wish Saturday with a fundraiser to help find a cure for childhood cancer. Wally Moran, 39, organized “Shave the Date” in which volunteers collected donations in exchange for shaving their heads. The hair went flying at Murphy's Law restaurant in Chandler, and the money went to St.



Generation and evolution of human antibody fragments - The CDR shuffling approach

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:43:00 +0100

Sammanfattning: Antibodies are important proteins participating in a number of reactions to protect us from harmful diseases. Apart from this important function, they are also useful in different technical and medical applications. This, however, relies on our possibility to produce antibodies in vitro.



Wedding joy for mum is icing on cake after son's cancer battle

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:41:00 +0100

She spent four years worrying and caring for her little boy who was battling cancer. But now, Nicola Tuton, 37, has been given the happy ending she deserves by marrying her husband-to-be for free after winning a Facebook competition. Nicola's son Charlie Hook, was cleared of cancer in 2015 after a....



How this brave church minister is using music in his battle with...

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:39:00 +0100

A Plymouth minister who turned to song-writing during his battle with cancer has soared in the music charts - just four days after his single was released. Andrew Gardiner, church leader at Hope Baptist Church in Peverell, said his world was plunged into darkness after he was diagnosed with bowel cancer last May.



Scotland’s bowel cancer test could save thousands of English patients

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:35:00 +0100

Thousands of English patients could have their bowel cancer diagnosed earlier — dramatically increasing their chance of survival — if they were offered the same screening as those in Scotland. The daughter of a woman who died of bowel cancer, aged 56, will tell parliament this week that she believes....



Daughter shaves head in support of Plainville mom battling cancer PLAINVILLE — Becky Slivinsky and her mom Michelle had an emotional moment last month when the Georgia art school student

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:31:00 +0100

PLAINVILLE — Becky Slivinsky and her mom Michelle had an emotional moment last month when the Georgia art school student showed off her newly shaved head. “I felt like I needed to do something to go through this journey with my mom, even though I can’t physically be there,” said Slivinsky, a 2011 graduate of Plainville High School.



1 held for 'demanding ransom' from Najeeb Ahmed's kin; family

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:29:00 +0100

A man who allegedly made a call to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's relatives demanding Rs 20 lakh ransom for his release has been arrested today, police said, even as the family denied receiving any such call. The accused, whose identity is yet to be established, has been arrested from....



Penn Township woman angles for dollars for cancer nonprofit

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:25:00 +0100

Updated 25 minutes ago. Danielle Lang wants to honor her father's memory by sending cancer patients on a relaxed fishing getaway. The 38-year-old Penn Township woman lost her father, Daniel Kovac of Irwin, to colon cancer in 2015. In the midst of her grief, Lang was joined by Girl Scouts from local....



Ball to be held in honour of cervical cancer victim Amber Rose Cliff

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:18:00 +0100

A 25-year-old woman who has touched the hearts of thousands of people across the world will be remembered at a ball. Amber Rose Cliff, from Sunderland, died earlier this month following a four-year battle with cervical cancer. Her family has since launched a campaign, Amber's Law, calling for a....



Northern Mindanao cancer detection center opens

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:08:00 +0100

EARLY detection of cancer among the underprivileged is now possible with the opening of Northern Mindanao Cancer Detection Center of JR Borja General Hospital (JRBGH). Dr. Evelyn Perez, JRBGH chief of hospital urges the public to visit the city hospital for a free screening of breast, cervical, and prostate cancer.



Scotland’s bowel cancer test could save thousands of English patients

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:03:00 +0100

Thousands of English patients could have their bowel cancer diagnosed earlier — dramatically increasing their chance of survival — if they were offered the same screening as those in Scotland. The daughter of a woman who died of bowel cancer, aged 56, will tell parliament this week that she believes....



SEATTLE GENETICS (SGEN) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Filing of Class Action Complaint Against Seattle Genetics, Inc.; Encourages all Investors to Contact the Firm for Information

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:51:00 +0100

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Weaver, LLP announces that a class action complaint was filed on behalf of purchasers of Seattle Genetics, Inc., securities during the period between October 27, 2016, and December 23, 2016, inclusive (the "Class Period").



Boston Biomedical Presents Clinical Data on First-in-Class Cancer Stemness Inhibitor Napabucasin at 2017 ASCO GI Symposium

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:51:00 +0100

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Biomedical , an industry leader in the development of novel compounds designed to target cancer stemness pathways, today presented data from two clinical studies for its lead investigational compound, napabucasin, at the 2017 American Society of....



Law Offices of Laura J. Taylor Helping Cancer Victims Get $50,000 in Compensation Payments

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:51:00 +0100

PRESCOTT, Ariz., Jan. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ida Bennett discovered the lump on her right breast on her sixty-third birthday. One week later, she was diagnosed with stage-3 breast cancer. Alone in the snowy parking lot of her doctor's office, her head reeling, Bennett wondered about the future.



hepatocellular cancer

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:36:00 +0100

Sammanfattning : The Helicobacter genus now consists of at least 26 species, with additional novel species in the process of being validated. Beyond the impact of H. 2. Mangafodipir trisodium (MnDPDP)-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of the liver and pancreas Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis.



American Cancer Society provides hope, support for cancer patients

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:34:00 +0100

Leonard Greene hopes to inspire Topekans to continue giving to the American Cancer Society. After Greene, who lives in the Kansas City area, learned this past March that he had prostate cancer, he scheduled a series of radiation treatments at the Siteman Cancer Center in St.



Women in Gloucestershire are skipping smear tests because it's 'embarrassing'

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:08:00 +0100

The number of women aged between 25 and 29 years old being screened for cervical cancer is falling year on year, it has been revealed. Every day, nine women in the UK are diagnosed with cervical cancer and three women will lose their lives to the disease.



Pennsylvania woman marches despite illness: 'Cancer is easier than Trump'

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:57:00 +0100

One week after Rose Segal, who has breast cancer, finished her final round of chemotherapy, she traveled five hours by bus to join the Women's March in D.C. She protested with her daughter, Eddy, against the repeal of Obamacare and the preexisting condition provision.



One arrested from UP for demanding ransom in JNU missing student case

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:32:00 +0100

In a new twist in the missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's case, the Delhi Police on Saturday evening arrested a man accused of making a ransom call to Ahmed's family. Police sources said that the accused had demanded Rs 20 lakh from Ahmed's family and was arrested from Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh (UP).



Morphine shortage hits hospitals 22-Jan-17 110

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:14:00 +0100

LAHORE: City hospitals are facing an acute shortage of morphine for the last six months and that worries those trying to alleviate pain of cancer patients. Sources in Health Department have held the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination responsible for the morphine shortage at the government-run hospitals.



In Philly, 'a great progressive giant' awakened as 50,000 march in 'peace, love and joy'

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:36:00 +0100

In many and varied ways, that's the question that Sherrie Cohen, Judy Schwank, Ericka Hart and other speakers at the Women's March on Philadelphia posed to the crowd of 50,000 who jammed Benjamin Franklin Parkway Saturday. The nation voted in November.



Why many women feel that age is no barrier to becoming a mum Weekend

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:17:00 +0100

Then there was Janet Jackson, who gave birth to her baby son, Eissa Al Mana, earlier this month aged 50, while actress Halle Berry told of being "kinda premenopausal" when she gave birth, aged 47. Age isn't the only one-time barrier to pregnancy that's being knocked down.



fertility control

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:17:00 +0100

Sammanfattning : This thesis is about birth control, gender and sexuality during the Swedish fertility transition (1880-1940). The aim is to study birth control at both an ideational and a practical level, as well as to analyse the ways in which birth control was constructed and realised through different notions of gender.



Oregon Senators Urge Feds To Reconsider Deregulating Genetically Engineered Plant

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:00:00 +0100

January 22, 2017. Eurasia Review US Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley wrote to federal officials this week to express concerns about the deregulation of a genetically engineered plant that threatens Oregon’s agriculture, recreation and grass seed industry.



Governing data for better health and hea...

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:46:00 +0100

Generating data is not a weakness in today’s health care sector. Indeed, from doctor and hospital records to insurance claims, surveys, bio-banks, lab reports, pharmacy transactions, research studies and behavioural and environmental monitoring devices and apps, not to mention big data, there is a veritable plethora of information to draw from.



87-year-old cancer patient put

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:17:00 +0100

OLYMPIA, WA - The state capital can be known for its sleepy weekends when lawmakers tend to head home. Not the case for this Saturday. The crowd who gathered for the Women's March in Olympia far exceeded its predicted attendance. Early projections had the expected crowd to be 2,500.



Cervical cancer deaths in Scotland have increased by a quarter

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:09:00 +0100

NC Allison Cameron Some 116 women died of the condition last year compared to 88 in 2015 Some 116 women died of the condition last year compared to 88 in 2015. The last time the death rate was even higher was in 2005. New statistics also confirmed over a quarter of women living north of the Border....



Helen Colhoun: Big data holds key to tackling diabetes

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:05:00 +0100

Diabetes is one of the most pressing modern health problems. Nearly 350 million people worldwide are affected by the disease and rates of both type 1 and 2 diabetes are on the rise. We believe that clues to tackling the condition could be right here in Scotland and are ready to be discovered, thanks to advances in analysing big data sets.



People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:04:00 +0100

Comparing the sleep of art students with that of social sciences students, University of Haifa researchers found clear differences. Art students had more sleep problems and dysfunction during the day, but social science students, who were more verbal, went to bed later, awoke later and slept more hours than the art students.



Overcoming stuttering

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:44:00 +0100

GBENGA ADENIJI writes about the best ways to assist children and people who stutter to overcome the condition. Mrs. Beatrice Nwachukwu is no stranger to stuttering. The pre-school and crèche owner in Iju area of Lagos State told SUNDAY PUNCH that she noticed this speech condition in her....



Saddle Brook Grandmother Seeks Help In Cancer Fight

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:06:00 +0100

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. — More than $2,400 had been raised on a GoFundMe as of Saturday afternoon for a Saddle Brook grandmother battling cancer. Pauline McCarthy, who launched the campaign for herself, has become unable to work because of chemotherapy treatments twice daily. She was diagnosed with stage 4 breast and bone cancer in April 2016.



Nick Knowles' wife Jessica confesses she still has feelings for the DIY SOS presenter despite splitting for good

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:03:00 +0100

Jessica and Nick Knowles have son Eddie together (Photo: John Alevroyiannis/SUNDAY MIRROR) Speaking at the The Nordoff Robbins Six Nations Rugby Dinner, she said: “We are really supportive of each other.” Blogger Jess’s warm words come less than two weeks after she appeared on ITV’s This Morning to say she and dad-of-four Nick were finished.



Meet the guys behind Jackal X, Malaysia’s first action figure line

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:57:00 +0100

Ethan Tang (left) and Aaron Leow, the people behind Jackal X, pose with 'Joel Hagan', one of two prototype figures. ― Picture by KE Ooi KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 — Are you one of those people who thinks only kids collect action figures? Then you have to talk to Penangites Ethan Tang and Aaron Leow who....



Saddle Brook Grandmother Seeks Help In Cancer Fight

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:56:00 +0100

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. — More than $2,400 had been raised on a GoFundMe as of Saturday afternoon for a Saddle Brook grandmother battling cancer. Pauline McCarthy, who launched the campaign for herself, has become unable to work because of chemotherapy treatments twice daily. She was diagnosed with stage 4 breast and bone cancer in April 2016.



Wollongong neuroscientist named in the prestigious Forbes 30 under 30 list

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:44:00 +0100

University of Wollongong alumnus Dr Natalie Matosin has been named in the prestigious Forbes 30 under 30 Europe list. The 28-year-old neuroscientist was included in the science and healthcare category for her work at the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich.



For brave Lauren, the cancer fight continues

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:44:00 +0100

Hers is like any other abode housing the bibs and bobs required for the care of babies. A changing table stands in the corner, stuffed toys hang from cribs and family photos grace the walls. Babies cry and dogs lay on the lounge. Nothing, it seems, is amiss. But nothing is ordinary in Lauren Koppers’ world, least of all her extraordinary spirit.



Doctors find link between talcum powder use and ovarian cancer

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:40:00 +0100

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Posterior Laryngitis- Aetiology,Treatment and Health-Related Quality of Life

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:10:00 +0100

Sammanfattning: Posterior laryngitis (PL) is defined as an inflammation involving the posterior part of the glottal region in conjunction with symptoms. The cause is multifactorial. The aims of the work presented in this thesis were to examine symptoms, physical signs, different aetiologies and....



A new drug offers hope for people with deadly cancers

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:00:00 +0100

A new drug is being developed that targets some aggressive cancers that are notoriously hard to cure. If the clinical trials that are underway continue to show promise, the drug may change the way some cancers are treated. Scientists at Pfizer, the giant pharmaceutical company, and Stemcentrx, a....



Karen Bugingo on battling cancer and how the ordeal changed her life

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:00:00 +0100

24 year-old Karen Bugingo is a cancer survivor who, at the age of 19, was diagnosed with severe lymphoma (cancer) in her blood. As a result she wrote a book ‘My name is Life’, a story that tells about the struggles as a cancer patient until her recovery process.



New charitable hospital in Madinah gives hope to children with cancer

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:22:00 +0100

MADINAH – A state-of-the-art pediatric cancer hospital with advanced diagnostic and treatment facilities is coming up in Madinah. Ahyaha Charitable Society expects the hospital, which will have 100 beds in the first phase, to be operational by 2020. The hospital is significant as Madinah is expected....



Diana Dors was dubbed England's own Marilyn Monroe and now she finally has the recognition she deserves

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:15:00 +0100

Diana Dors' acting career was eclipsed by her turbulent private life (Photo: Moviepix) But now, 33 years after she died of ovarian cancer aged just 52, she’s finally been given the recognition she deserves - as locals chipped in their own money to get a blue plaque for her childhood home.



Study shows that nanoparticles serve as a good tumor deoxygenation agent

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:05:00 +0100

Schematic diagram of MS NPs serving as an intratumoral DOA for specific cancer-starving therapy. Activated by the acidic tumour microenvironment, the MS NPs produce reactive silane to give rise to an efficient deoxygenation effect and produce in situ SiO2 blockers in tumour blood capillaries, which subsequently prevent undesired reoxygenation.



Visakha Utsav postponed yet again

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:48:00 +0100

The Visakha Utsav that has been scheduled to begin on the second day of the partnership summit has been postponed. It will now be held from February 3 to 5. This is the second postponement of the utsav. It was first announced from January 7 to 9 but was put off owing to the Chief Minister’s hectic....



What ails Mustafabad, cancer or neglect?

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:48:00 +0100

On a hot April afternoon last year, Noornisa was stitching a pair of freshly dyed denims at her home in Shiv Vihar in north-east Delhi’s Mustafabad area when she felt severe pain in her lower abdomen. After several tests, the doctors at Guru Tegh Bahadur (GTB) Hospital told her that she had stage II ovarian cancer.



What you eat can give you cancer

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:41:00 +0100

IT is estimated that up to half the total of cancer deaths are related to preventable causes. One of the greatest exposures to cancer is the food we eat and you may have been eating cancer causing foods all this time without even knowing it. Below are some of the common food items which may increase....



Montreal doctors spearhead cannabis clinical trial

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:33:00 +0100

Gilles Richard doesn’t harbour any illusions about his disease. It has latched itself to his lungs, his bones and he fears it will eventually seep its way into his brain. Over time, he says, the sickness will prevail. “I like to say I just want five good years,” says Richard, a retired physicist. “But it could be three, it could be two.



Boxer David Haye reveals his toughest fight of all as he urges men to get prostate cancer test

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:29:00 +0100

Boxing legend David Haye has urged fans to man up and get tested for prostate cancer as he spearheads a campaign to help fight the disease. The former world heavyweight champion has spoken of his horror at finding out up to a quarter of men of black heritage are at risk of the deadly illness.



Visakha Utsav postponed yet again

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:28:00 +0100

The Visakha Utsav that has been scheduled to begin on the second day of the partnership summit has been postponed. It will now be held from February 3 to 5. This is the second postponement of the utsav. It was first announced from January 7 to 9 but was put off owing to the Chief Minister’s hectic....



What ails Mustafabad, cancer or neglect?

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:28:00 +0100

On a hot April afternoon last year, Noornisa was stitching a pair of freshly dyed denims at her home in Shiv Vihar in north-east Delhi’s Mustafabad area when she felt severe pain in her lower abdomen. After several tests, the doctors at Guru Tegh Bahadur (GTB) Hospital told her that she had stage II ovarian cancer.



Boxer David Haye reveals his toughest fight of all as he urges men to get prostate cancer test

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:59:00 +0100

I am urging my fans to man up and get tested by their doctors after the shocking statistics I heard when I agreed to join Prostate Cancer UK’s campaign to help fight the disease. Up to a quarter of men are at risk of the deadly illness, but having a doc stick his fingers up your bum isn’t something that guys really want to talk about.



Back to its roots: how Zika may threaten Africa

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:55:00 +0100

PRAIA/LONDON (Reuters) – Florzinha Amado is eight months pregnant and trying to stay calm about whether the Zika virus infection she contracted at 21 weeks could have harmed her unborn child. But Amado isn’t Brazilian. She lives on the volcanic archipelago of Cape Verde, 570 km (350 miles) west of....



IDF chief released from hospital after cancer operation

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:49:00 +0100

IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot was released from the hospital on Saturday, after doctors removed a cancerous growth from his prostate earlier this week, the army said. Surgeons at Petah Tikva’s Beilinson Hospital completed Eisenkot’s surgery on Thursday, having discovered the cancerous tumor in his prostate gland late last year.



Boxer David Haye reveals his toughest fight of all as he urges men to get prostate cancer test

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:46:00 +0100

I am urging my fans to man up and get tested by their doctors after the shocking statistics I heard when I agreed to join Prostate Cancer UK’s campaign to help fight the disease. Up to a quarter of men are at risk of the deadly illness, but having a doc stick his fingers up your bum isn’t something that guys really want to talk about.



Wheels keep turning in ride for missed Dad

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:38:00 +0100

BRIONY Willett can, in some ways, picture the end of the Ride as One in April. The Corowa local will journey to Japan for the six-day cycling tour, which aims to raise funds for cancer research. Ms Willett's late father Gordon will be there at the finish line with her, in spirit.



The genomics intelligence revolution

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:06:00 +0100

The $1,000 figure has always been an arbitrary goal, of course. What really matters is that we can now sequence the human genome quickly and affordably to build the massive reference databases researchers need, like the one being built at University of Toronto, to better understand complex diseases,....



fredrik bengtsson

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:04:00 +0100

Sammanfattning : The pathway from the deep cerebellar nuclei to the inferior olive, the nucleo-olivary pathway, is known to be inhibitory. The physiological and temporal properties, as well as the localisation, of the nucleo-olivary pathway were characterised in the decerebrate ferret.



Delhi police arrests a man seeking ransom from Najeeb Ahmed’s family

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:01:00 +0100

New Delhi, January 21: A man who allegedly made a call to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed’s relatives demanding Rs 20 lakh ransom for his release has been arrested today, police said. The man had made a call to Najeeb’s relatives three days back. He was arrested from Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh by....



'Baby massage saved my son's life after FIVE medics missed his cancer''

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:27:00 +0100

A mum who feared her baby had cancer was proved right after five medics ruled it out. Nicola Carpenter found a tiny lump at the top of son Alec’s leg while practising a technique learned at a baby massage class. Alec had an appointment for his 12-week immunisation injections that morning so Nicola, 38, showed the nurse.



SEATTLE GENETICS (SGEN) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Filing of Class Action Complaint Against Seattle Genetics, Inc.; Encourages all Investors to Contact the Firm for Information

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:20:00 +0100

SAN DIEGO Jan. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Weaver, LLP announces that a class action complaint was filed on behalf of purchasers of Seattle Genetics, Inc., (NASDAQ: SGEN ) securities during the period between October 27, 2016 , and December 23, 2016 , inclusive (the "Class Period").



Man held for making call to Najeeb Ahmed's kin seeking ransom

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:18:00 +0100

NEW DELHI: A man who allegedly made a call to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's relatives demanding Rs 20 lakh ransom for his release has been arrested today, police said. The man had made a call to Najeeb's relatives three days back. He was arrested from Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh by a Crime....



Genetic and epidemiological aspects of implantation defects Studies on recurrent miscarriage, preeclampsia and oocyte donation

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:18:00 +0100

Sammanfattning: Implantation requires complex molecular and cellular events involving coagulation, angiogenesis and immunological processes that need to be well regulated for a pregnancy to establish and progress normally. The overall aim of this thesis was to study different models associated with....



Picea glauca

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:18:00 +0100

Sammanfattning : The composition of lignin in the outer cell-wall layers of spruce and poplar has been studied and the data obtained have been compared with those of the mature reference wood in which the secondary cell wall predominates. Materials with exclusively or predominantly outer cell-wall layers were examined.



SEATTLE GENETICS (SGEN) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Filing of Class Action Complaint Against Seattle Genetics, Inc.; Encourages all Investors to Contact the Firm for Information

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:04:00 +0100

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Weaver, LLP announces that a class action complaint was filed on behalf of purchasers of Seattle Genetics, Inc., (NASDAQ: SGEN) securities during the period between October 27, 2016, and December 23, 2016, inclusive (the "Class Period").



Morphine shortage hits hospitals

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:43:00 +0100

LAHORE: City hospitals are facing an acute shortage of morphine for the last six months and that worries those trying to alleviate pain of cancer patients. Sources in Health Department have held the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination responsible for the morphine shortage at the government-run hospitals.