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International task force aims to develop new approach to cancer prevention and treatment

Advancements in precision medicine have led to many new targeted cancer therapies for cancer patients. These treatments focus on using agents that target one or two genes that contribute to tumor development. 22 more words


More than 8 percent of children with cancer have genetic predisposition, new study suggests

The most detailed analysis yet of the role germline mutations in genes associated with cancer predisposition play in the development of childhood cancer suggests that comprehensive genomic screening may be warranted on all pediatric cancer patients, not just those with a family history of cancer.

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Benefit Cuts Could Leave Cancer Patients ‘Without A Financial Lifeline’, Charity Warns

Original post from Welfare Weekly


Changes to the benefits system could leave tens of thousands of cancer patients without a vital financial lifeline, a leading charity has warned. 595 more words


Every rainbow comes from a bit of rain

BLGJ students made and wrote letters to current breast cancer patients, both men and women. They expressed words of sympathy, hope, and encouragement. Michael Perez poetically shared the following: 65 more words

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The Truth About Cancer - A Global Quest

We wish you good health, which is why we’re forwarding this info about natural & alternative solutions to preventing & healing cancer in this 9-day docu-series ‘The Truth About Cancer – A Global Quest’ which airs tonight, October 13, 2015 at 8pm Central time in the U.S. 365 more words

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Obama’s War on Cancer Patients: Breast cancer patient arrested for protesting TPP ‘death sentence’ clause

Source: Natural News, by Jonathan Benson

A clause in Barack Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership would establish an even bigger monopoly for the pharmaceutical industry. The deal allows Big Pharma to block cancer patients from being able to access affordable drugs. 251 more words