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Berries could boost pancreatic cancer treatment, shows study

Sep 18, 2014

Berries could boost pancreatic cancer treatment, shows study

A wild berry native to North America may strengthen the effectiveness of a chemotherapy drug commonly used to treat pancreatic cancer, researchers have said. #science #Cancer #HealthBuzz #chemotherapy #cancer treatment #ScienceBuzz #Wild Berry #Chokeberry
NZL great Martin Crowe says 'tough taskmaster' cancer is back

Sep 17, 2014

NZL great Martin Crowe says 'tough taskmaster' cancer is back

A cousin of Hollywood star Russell Crowe, Martin Crowe is widely regarded as the best batsman to have represented New Zealand. #Sports #Cricket #Martin Crowe #TheySaidIt #Cancer #New Zealand #Lymphoma
No link between wearing bra and breast cancer Study

Sep 05, 2014

No link between wearing bra and breast cancer Study

There is no association between bra wearing and increased breast cancer risk among post-menopausal women, according to new research. #didyouknow #Breast cancer #bra #post-menopausal women
As cancer cases boom in India, not enough speciality docs

Sep 03, 2014

As cancer cases boom in India, not enough speciality docs

Cancer is set to spike in India. 500,000 die of the disease currently. WHO says in 2015 that number will be 700,000. But as cancer booms, the number of specialists tackling it remains very low 1:2,000. #Health #Cancer #HealthBuzz #cancer treatment #Cancer treatment in India #Cancer specialists
Charity turns away regretful viewers of leaked nude celeb pics

Sep 03, 2014

Charity turns away regretful viewers of leaked nude celeb pics

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia has rejected donations by Reddit users who tried to absolve themselves of the "sin" after having looked at hacked nude photos of Hollywood celebrities. #Charity #Australia #Hollywood #FBI #Hacker #Reddit #Donations #Celebrities #Jennifer Lawrence #Kate Upton #Nude pics #nude celebs pics #prostrate cancer charity #Hollywod

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Why a global fight against cancer is a good idea

Apr 10, 2013

Why a global fight against cancer is a good idea

In a substantive paper published today in the journal Nature Reviews, a group of authors from Singapore, the USA and Brazil evaluate the cost of cancer medication in low and middle income countries. #WhyNow #Cancer #Healthcare #Diabetes #Novartis #glivec #Merck #Dabur Pharma
Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Jul 07, 2011

Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind? Mental health challenges go beyond that

Depression is the third leading contributor to the global disease burden. #didyouknow #Cancer #Mental health

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Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Sep 22, 2014

Sharon Osbourne relives cancer ordeal as she backs fundraising drive

TV presenter and wife of Black Sabbath star supports Stand Up to Cancer initiativ...
Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Sep 22, 2014

Stephen's cancer signs ignored: Mum

The mother of "bucket list" cancer patient Stephen Sutton has said signs of her son's illness were "ignored"...
Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Sep 23, 2014

Come and see us at the Ploughing

A record crowd of up to 200,000 is expected to begin converging on the 800ac site of the 2014 National Ploughing Championships at Ratheniska in Co Laois today. With good weather forecast for the duration of the three-day event, which follows ideal fa... #Irish Independent #Paolo Tullio