Traveling further down the cancer screening road, I found my way into a hospital gurney staring up at the fluorescent lights wondering if that was the last image my father had before moving into another life. 490 more words
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An article posted this past January on The Guardian website states that researchers have identified six ovarian cancer risk genes, a big milestone in cancer research that could help treat and prevent ovarian cancer which is often referred to as “the silent killer.” 433 more words
It sounds like an incredible headline from a tabloid, but its true: Scientists cured DBA in mice! (click to read the research article).
It is the best news from the biomedical front I’ve heard in years, ever since the hematologist told us he suspected Adahlia suffered from bone marrow failure due to genetic condition, and that we were in for a marathon, not a sprint. 1,097 more words