About 40 million adults in the U.S. take a cholesterol-lowering drug statin to lower their cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease. In a recent study presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, researchers found statins may help prevent both heart disease and cancer. This finding shows patients...
North Platte, NEPosted byNorth Platte Post
NORTH PLATTE, Neb.-Colleagues and friends at Great Plains Health are mourning the loss of a longtime physician and remembering the impact she had. Dr. Tammy Hlavaty passed away on Monday at the age of 62, after suffering a massive stroke on Saturday. Dr. Hlavaty practiced in the Radiology Services Department...
CancerPosted byKnowridge Science Report
In a recent study published in Nature, researchers found certain fungi move from the gut to the pancreas, expand their population more than a thousand-fold, and encourage pancreatic cancer growth. The study offers strong evidence that the mycobiome—the local mix of fungal species in the pancreas—can trigger changes that turn...
Butler, PAButler Eagle
LYNDORA The sunny weather and a chance to do some good brought hundreds of motorcyclists to the parking lot of Sherwood Lanes, 11 Lyn-Mar Plaza, Saturday for the 10th Annual Riding For Cure motorcycle ride. The event raises money for cancer patients, said Lynda Kerr of Summit Township, who founded...
Kelly Preston kept her breast cancer diagnosis a secret on the set of her final film, Off the Rails. The movie released in the U.K. and Ireland on July 23. Her husband John Travolta shared the film’s trailer, noting that she was “very proud of it and of all of the wonderful talent that she got to work with.”
CancerKnowridge Science Report
In a new study from the University of Cambridge, researchers found obesity increases the risk of developing cancers of the digestive system and it is the person’s fat mass, rather than size, that is the main obesity-related risk factor for these cancer types. Previous studies have shown that a high...
ASHLAND – Cancer survivor Sylvia Sanderson had a couple of important messages for the audience in attendance at the Relay For Life opening ceremonies Saturday evening at the Ashland County Fairgrounds. Check yourself, she urged. And she made a plea to the audience to program the number of the American...
CancerPosted byThe Guardian
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Millions of people delayed medical care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Local oncologists are participating in a new initiative encouraging New Yorkers to schedule potentially lifesaving cancer screenings. Led by two national nonprofit organizations with local ties – the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) and CancerCare – the “Time to Screen” campaign...
Lincoln, NELincoln Journal Star
Maddie McPherson, MGC, has joined the Bryan Health oncology team to provide genetic counseling and testing to help determine a person’s risk for developing cancer. McPherson, a Nebraska native, received her bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She earned a master’s degree from UNMC where she was part of the first genetic counseling program class.
On World Lung Cancer Day, we explore current guidelines for lung cancer screening in the United States, implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, and disparities in mortality and access to care by race and socioeconomic status. As health care utilization experienced marked declines in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the...
CancerPosted byDaily Mirror
Selling up lock, stock and barrel at the age of 50 to live in a camper–van might look like a midlife crisis to most people. But for Kate Gross, it was a celebration of just how precious life is – after surviving THREE cancer diagnoses. Her world and her dreams...
Cleveland, OHPosted byTerrence Jacobs
CLEVELAND, OH — Babak Moini, MD, a UH internal medicine specialist, offers advice on the main screening checks for persons aged 40 and up, as well as the recommended ages at which they should begin.
It’s summer, and, for many people, that means spending time outdoors. Getting some sunlight on your arms and face every day can be beneficial to your body and mind. Of course, skin cancer is a major concern and should be taken seriously. It’s important to make sure you’re protecting your skin from ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun, but as long as you’re taking precautions, soaking up a few daily rays can have positive effects on your health.
John Travolta is one proud dad! Travolta posted a photo of his 21-year-old, Ella, dressed in costume for an upcoming role. “Here’s my daughter Ella starring in a live action re-imagining of Alice in Wonderland! Called, ‘Get Lost,’” Travolta, 67, captioned the picture posted to Instagram this past Thursday. He...
CelebritiesPosted byThe List
Shannen Doherty has been married not once, not twice, but three times — not that her first two marriages lasted very long. She wed George Hamilton's son Ashley Hamilton in 1994, but they split just five months later (via Today). The "Beverly Hills, 90210" star also said "I do" to poker player Rick Salomon, but their union was annulled after nine months (via NY Daily News). Then, there was Kurt Iswarienko, and he was different.
Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on IPSEY. Societe Generale reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Ipsen in a research note on Tuesday, June 29th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft started coverage on shares of Ipsen in a research note on Tuesday, April 20th. They issued a “hold” rating for the company. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Ipsen in a research note on Friday, May 28th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Ipsen in a research note on Thursday, May 27th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. Ipsen currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $25.00.
Ella Travolta Encourages Dad John Travolta To ‘Start Living Life In Full Again’ Following Kelly Preston’s Death, Claims Insider
John Travolta is still mourning the loss of his beloved wife, Kelly Preston, to breast cancer a year ago, but a friend tells OK! he may finally be ready to move on — thanks to their daughter, Ella. Article continues below advertisement. The Pulp Fiction star, 67, who’s put the...
Topeka, KSPosted byTopeka Voice
1. TWD BREAST CANCER AWARENESS BRUNCH; 2. Taco & Margarita Crawl; 3. Black and Yellow Art Studio; 4. Christmas in the Country; 5. Annual Picnic;