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…

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Cancer in Ireland

The most common cancer in Ireland Breast cancer in women with 32% of the total. Prostate cancer in men with 31%. Both sexes – colorectal/bowel cancer 11% and lung cancer 11% Commonest cause of cancer death in both sexes –…

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Cancer of the Ear

Cancer of the ear refers to malignancy of the ear or abnormal growth of cells in the ear; it can be benign or malignant. Cancer of the ear is a rare cancer – it usually begin as skin cancer on…

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A New Way To Kill Leukaemia Cells

A “game-changing” discovery of a new way to kill leukaemia cells is the first major breakthrough at the $200 million South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI). SAHMRI and the University of Adelaide’s Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine, made…

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Breast Cancer Link To Red Meat Scepticism

Scepticism greets new breast cancer research findings … Professor Valerie Beral, director of the cancer epidemiology unit at Oxford University, and leader of the Million Women’s Study into the causes of the disease, said there could be little confidence in dietary-based…

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Doc Neeson Dies of Brain Tumour

The Angels’ Doc Neeson, 67, dies … 4 June 2014 The Angels’ frontman and Australian rock icon Bernard Patrick “Doc” Neeson has died at age 67, just 17 months after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. The singer’s Facebook Page…

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Global Cancer News

Want up-to-date Cancer News? Here’s your online resource for Global Cancer News and Information. We offer resources on various issues for people diagnosed with cancer and family members with cancer. Green tea component upsets cancer cell metabolism A new study…