Category: Cancer

Home and Away star Tessa James diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma

wikimedia.org Home and Away star Tessa James diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma Published: 21 September 2014 Former Home and Away star Tessa James has been diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma and is undergoing chemotherapy. Tessa has returned home to Gold Coast to…

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Skin Cancer Cases Rise by 41% in Five Years

Skin Cancer Cases Rise by 41% in Five Years Published: 2 September 2014 New research has revealed that skin cancer hospital admission have doubled in the last five years. That equates to a rise of 41%, not including skin cancer…

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Mobile Phones Wi-fi Radiation Brain Cancer Link

Mobile phones Wi-fi Radiation Brain Cancer Link Mobile phones emit radiofrequency energy (radio waves) a form of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation; while wi-fi routers emit high-frequency radiation. Tissues closest to where these were held can absorb this energy. The World Health…

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Higher Concentration Of Trace Elements Found In Bone Cancer

Higher Concentration of Trace Elements Found In Bone Cancer Published: 21 July 2014 Researchers from the MedUni Vienna, the Vienna Technical University and the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute have investigated the distribution of trace elements in the tissue of bone tumors….

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Parasite found in cat poo shows promise in cancer treatment

Parasite found in cat poo shows promise in cancer treatment Published: 15 July 2014 Toxoplasma gondii, a microscopic organism native to cats shows promise in treating cancer. Mutated strain of T. gondii has been found to reprogram the natural power…

Ryuichi Sakamoto has throat cancer, cancels all engagements.

Ryuichi Sakamoto has throat cancer, cancels all engagements Published: 11 July 2014 Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto, who shared an Oscar for Bernardo Bertolucci’s “The Last Emperor” score, announced on his site that he has been diagnosed with throat cancer and…

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Vitamin D Boosts Bowel Cancer Survival

Vitamin D Boosts Bowel Cancer Survival Published: 11 July 2014 A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology found that bowel cancer patients with high levels of vitamin D in their blood are more likely to survive the…

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Kimmel Researchers Develop Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine

  Global Cancer News: 23 June 2014 Kimmel Cancer Center Researchers Develop Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine Published: 23 June 2014 Johns Hopkins University Kimmel Cancer Center’s Researchers have developed a vaccine that “reprograms” pancreatic tumor cells to mount an immune response…