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Demand Insurance Coverage for Breast Cancer Genetic Marker Testing ~ PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, cancer, protection, prevention, treatment, women )

Beverly
- 51 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Tell Secretary Burwell to adopt a legislation requiring insurance companies to provide coverage for BRCA gene mutation testing.
IVAW Veterans & CCR Human Rights Attorneys Seek Information on Toxic DU Weapons Use in Iraq
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, depleted uranium, DU weapons, deployment locations, environmental poisoning, clean-up, FOIA request, illness, cancer, contamination, US vets, Iraqis, Afghans, Center for Constitutional Rights, CCR, Iraq Veterans Against the War, IVAW )

LucyKalei
- 51 days ago - truth-out.org
Center for Constitutional Rights submits FOIA request to DOD & State Department on behalf of CCR & IraqVetsAgainsttheWar seeking DU munition deployment locations in Iraq. Only way to deal with health effects & ensure clean-up is full accounting
Stanford Researchers Create 'Evolved' Protein That May Stop Cancer From Spreading
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Research, Treatment, Evolved Protein, Genetic Modification, DNA Sequences, BioEngineering, BioTechnology )

Brian
- 53 days ago - eurekalert.org
"Experimental therapy stopped the metastasis of breast and ovarian cancers in lab mice, pointing toward a safe and effective alternative to chemotherapy."
GMO Foods Cause Cancer-Pseudoscience Says It's So
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-GMO, Extremism, Ideology, Paranoia, Pseudoscience, Anti-Science, Cancer, GMOs )

Brian
- 65 days ago - dailykos.com
"Let's make something clear right here, at the beginning of the article-there is a vast amount of legitimate scientific literature that describes evidence that GMO crops are safe to both human health and the environment. "
Bengals Cut Then Re-Sign Devon Still So He'Ll Have Health Insurance for Daughter's Cancer Treatment
Society & Culture  (tags: good news, society, culture, children, illness, cancer, Devon Still, Cincinnati Bengals, humans, interesting, family, ethics, sports )

CarrieSIC
- 76 days ago - people.com
It's been a difficult few months for Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still. In June, doctors diagnosed his 4-year-old daughter, Leah, with a potentially fatal, rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma.
Doctors Test New Genetically Targeted Lung Cancer Drug
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Lung Cancer, Research, Development, Biotechnology, Genetic Modification, Cancer Drug, Human Trials )

Brian
- 81 days ago - wwltv.com
"Doctors are testing a new treatment for lung cancer that specifically targets the genetics of each tumor, and you can be a part of the free treatment."
Woman With Aggressive Cancer Delays Treatment in the Name of Science
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, science, treatment, disease, humans, illness, research, society, study, women )

Lone
- 107 days ago - ca.shine.yahoo.com
Mother, grandmother, and biomedical scientist Kimberly Koss of Illinois is battling a rare and aggressive form of breast cancer, called triple negative -- but has chosen to skip an initial round of chemotherapy
2,500 Ground Zero Workers Have Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ground Zero, workers, cancer, risks, health, disease, illness, death, humans, news, study, medicine, government, healthcare )

CarrieSIC
- 118 days ago - nypost.com
More than 2,500 Ground Zero rescuers and responders have come down with cancer, and a growing number are seeking compensation for their illnesses, The Post has learned. The grim toll has skyrocketed from the 1,140 cancer cases reported last year.
New Immunotherapy Procedure That Kills Cancer in Dogs Could Help Save Human Lives, Too
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, dogs, cats, humans, pets, immunotherapy, disease, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, research, science, society, treatment )

Lone
- 130 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Our pets are like family members, so when they get sick, we want to get them the best treatment possible. But when dogs and cats are diagnosed with cancer, about half of them have their lives shortened.
Benefits of the Lemongrass
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, cancer )

Alexandra
- 131 days ago - healthers.org
One research has found possible benefits of the citral found in lemongrass on cancer. It reveals that this compound may contribute to the death of cancer cells with no noted negative effect on normal cells.
Washington State Pot Scare & the Rise of GMO Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Cannabidiol, CBD, ArisiTol, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, drugs, government, health, medicine, news, protection, research )

David
- 138 days ago - occupycorporatism.com
By only approving 0.03% applicants of marijuana growers and retailers may have ulterior motive - the pave the way for the need for genetically modified marijuana to be provided by the Bio Tech industry; specifically Monsanto - Now we've found them in Colo
Home Health E-Cigarettes_OMTimes Are E-Cigarettes Really Safe?
Science & Tech  (tags: healthcare, cancer, death, research, risks, interesting )

Marjolein
- 141 days ago - omtimes.com
According to the American Lung Association, the average cigarette contains acetone, found in nail polish remover; acetic acid, an ingredient in hair dye; ammonia, a common household cleaner; arsenic, used in rat poison; benzene, found in rubber cement
Wildlife Park's Beloved 'Gentle Giant' Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, beras, Cancer, wildlife park, death )

Cher
- 144 days ago - innisfailprovince.ca
At more than 700 pounds and standing about seven feet tall, Keno was the "gentle giant" of Discovery Wildlife Park. Sadly Keno passed away at the zoo on June 20 of cancer.
Fukushima's Children Are Dying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fukushima, children, disease, cancer, thyroid disease symptoms, Japan, radiation )

Nancy
- 161 days ago - opednews.com
More than 120 childhood cancers have been indicated where just three would be expected, says Joseph Mangano, executive director of the Radiation and Public Health Project.
'Millions Denied End-of-Life Drugs'
Offbeat  (tags: Drugs, Pain Relief, Cancer, End-of-Life Drugs )

Ray
- 172 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Lack of access to pain relief for dying patients is a "public health emergency", say experts. Figures suggest almost 18 million people - mainly in developing countries - died in unnecessary pain in 2012.
 

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