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Cold Sore Virus 'Treats Skin Cancer'
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Health Care, Cancer, Cold Sore )

Ray
- 40 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A genetically-engineered version of a virus that normally causes cold sores shows real promise for treating skin cancer, say researchers.
Remembering Cynthia Lennon - John Lennons First Wife
Offbeat  (tags: Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon, death, cancer, UK, Julian Lennon )

Dandelion
- 93 days ago - cnn.com
On April 1st, Cynthia Lennon, John Lennons first wife and mother of their son Julian, passed away from cancer at the age of 75.
Stand Down, Boy: Emotional Moment Military Unit Said Farewell to Their Devoted K-9 Before the Dog Had to Be Put Down
Offbeat  (tags: k9, dog, sad news, cancer, daysi )

Scooby
- 102 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The bond between a handler and their K-9 can only be built over time.
Hormone Replacement Therapy Increases Ovarian Cancer Risk
Offbeat  (tags: HRT, Women, health, Cancer, Study )

Ray
- 142 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Hormone replacement therapy increases the risk of ovarian cancer, a study shows.
'CATS Detected My Cancer': Grandmother Claims Moggies Followed Her Around and Repeatedly Poked Her in the Stomach
Offbeat  (tags: Cats, cancer, discovered, appendix cancer, offbeat )

Scooby
- 158 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A devoted cat owner claims her beloved moggies saved her life by alerting her to the fact she had cancer.
Dog Diagnosed With Cancer and Put Down - Just One Month After Being Saved From Dead Owner's Plan to Bury the Animal With Her
Offbeat  (tags: Animal shelter, Utah, German Shepherd, died, cancer, sad news, video )

Scooby
- 158 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Utah animal sanctuary says a dog that escaped death in Indiana âEUR" a result of an ultimatum in the will of its late owner âEUR" has died.
Rescue Dog Saves Owner From Breast Cancer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, healthconditions, interesting, rescued, dogs, GoodNews, humans, cancer, disease, illness, protection, warning, women, animals, goodnews, pets, unusual )

James
- 184 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A british woman was alerted to cancer in her own body by the Border Collie she had herself rescued recently.
The Promise of Antidepressants in Brain Cancer Fight
Offbeat  (tags: Medication, Health, Healthcare, Cancer, Brain )

Ray
- 275 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Brain cancer is one of the least-funded types of cancer in the UK, according to cancer charities, but kills more children and adults under 40 than any other cancer.
Wildlife Park's Beloved 'Gentle Giant' Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, beras, Cancer, wildlife park, death )

CherAway
- 370 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.
'Millions Denied End-of-Life Drugs'
Offbeat  (tags: Drugs, Pain Relief, Cancer, End-of-Life Drugs )

Ray
- 398 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.
ZooMontana Tiger "Prince" Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, zoos, death, Cancer )

CherAway
- 479 days ago - krtv.com
ZooMontana has said goodbye to Prince, the zoo's 18-year-old Amur tiger, who died Monday from cancer, according to a necropsy report.
I Spread Feline Breast Cancer Awareness in My Cat's Memory
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, pets, protection, Cancer, awareness )

CherAway
- 991 days ago - catster.com
My darling Tallulah inspires me to let people know that cats do get this disease.
Vote to Spare Animals From Research and Help Women Fight Breast Cancer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, Cancer, research )

CherAway
- 1011 days ago - greenerideal.com
Only very few species aside from humans develop the disease. So why do so many animals end up suffering because of a disease they don't naturally develop?
Don't Abandon 9/11 First Responders
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, treatment )

Kelly
- 1026 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
September 11th 2001, first responders raced into contaminated rubble and toxic air to mount a truly heroic rescue effort. More than a decade later, those 9/11 first responders are still facing the devastating health effects of those rescue efforts.
 

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