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Colon Cancer

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  • Newington Man Plans To Join Trip To Lobby In Fight Against Cancer

    NEWINGTON -- For Tom Boccaccio, cancer is deeply personal. Almost six years ago, his beloved wife Maureen died of adrenal cancer, a rare form of the disease that strikes the adrenal glands. "We were married for 45 years," said Boccaccio, fighting back...
  • Toronto mayor Rob Ford says God 'wants him somewhere else'

    Toronto (Reuters) - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who this week dropped out of the city's mayoral race only to be replaced by his elder brother, on Saturday said in a newspaper interview that the early diagnosis from an abdominal tumour was "not good." Ford, a...
  • Toronto mayor Rob Ford: 'I guess the good Lord wants me somewhere else'

    Toronto mayor Rob Ford: 'I guess the good Lord wants me somewhere else'
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who this week dropped out of the city's mayoral race only to be replaced by his elder brother, on Saturday said in a newspaper interview that the early diagnosis from an abdominal tumor was "not good." Ford, a larger-than-life...
  • Rob Ford's brother takes his place in Toronto mayoral race

    Rob Ford's brother takes his place in Toronto mayoral race
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has dropped out of the race for re-election as mayor on Friday and his brother Doug has announced he will run in his place. Rob Ford, who was hospitalized with an abdominal tumor this week, withdrew his candidacy for mayor and...
  • Lilly stomach cancer drug prolongs life in colon cancer study

    (Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co's LLY.N Cyramza stomach-cancer drug prolonged survival of patients with advanced colon cancer in a late-stage study, the U.S. drugmaker said on Friday. Based on favorable data from the Phase III study, Lilly said it would ask...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford in hospital with tumor in abdomen

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford in hospital with tumor in abdomen
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who gained global notoriety after a well-publicized battle with addiction, was admitted to hospital with a tumor in his abdomen on Wednesday, throwing his campaign for re-election into doubt. Ford went to a Toronto hospital,...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with tumor

    TORONTO (Reuters) - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who gained global notoriety after a well-publicized battle with addiction, was admitted to hospital with a tumor in his abdomen on Wednesday, throwing his campaign for re-election into doubt. Ford went to a...
  • Depression more common for cancer patients, but rarely treated

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Three new studies by researchers at the Universities of Oxford and Edinburgh in the U.K. reveal that three-quarters of depressed cancer patients are not receiving treatment for depression. The researchers also found...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Raccoon rabies project The county health department has begun its raccoon oral rabies vaccination project to immunize thousands of wild raccoons by placing approximately 85,000 rabies vaccine baits throughout the county. Trained bait teams, wearing...
  • FAU's Brandin Bryant will fulfill grandfather's wish when Owls play at Nebraska

    BOCA RATON — Brandin Bryant has fond memories of Nebraska's Memorial Stadium. Growing up in Omaha, Neb., Bryant attended several games to watch the Cornhuskers with his father, Robert, and his grandfather, Charles. Every time Bryant watched...
  • AstraZeneca boosted by start of new cancer drug trial

    LONDON (Reuters) - Hopes for AstraZeneca's promising cancer drug pipeline were boosted on Friday by news the company had moved its immuno-oncology medicine MEDI-4736 into a mid-stage study in colorectal cancer. The drug, which is designed to help the...