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Leukaemia drug to fight Ovarian Cancer

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A drug already approved for leukaemia patients could also be used to treat a specific type of ovarian cancer, according to new research. Scientists from The Institute of Cancer Research, London found that ovarian cancer cells in mice stopped growing after they were given a drug called dasatinib. The research, funded by Cancer Research UK, […]

Webluvr Expo – Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford, Ireland. 2nd & 3rd April 2016

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Just been offered a stand at next week’s Webluvr Expo which is being organised by a startup company from Wexford. I’m so excited… Being a startup company I’m looking forward to this exciting event. It’s for You! The WebLuvr Expo. covers everything from Online Stores and Sevices to Tech Stuff & Web Products Inc. Site […]

Cervical cancer survivor ‘too young’ for a smear test shares story on Facebook

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Another great story showing the importance of listening to your body. The girl below was too young to be included in the screening programme but after her symptoms continued she was referrd to a specialist who diagnosed her with stage one cervical cancer. She is now cancer free and shares her story as a warning! […]

Turmeric: The Wonder Spice

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Well I think I’M IN LOVE and a bit excited by all my study links but I had to share some of these amazing findings! The benefits of turmeric seem endless and the list keeps growing! I am blown away with all the research and potential health benefits from this humble little root. It has […]

Eat your broccoli to protect against liver cancer

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A new study in mice suggests that consuming broccoli as part of a regular diet protects against liver cancer. Researchers say adding the vegetable to meals is a good idea. Mom was right: you should finish your broccoli. Previous studies have hailed the cruciferous vegetable’s protective effects against breast, prostate and colon cancer. But now, […]

Cancer survivor to open a second juice bar after ‘superfoods helped her illness’

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Cancer survivor to open a second juice bar after ‘superfoods helped her illness’ TRADER Gemma Bloor is opening a second juice bar – after crediting ‘superfoods’ for assisting her recovery from cancer. The 37-year-old and her partner, Steve Armstrong, are setting up a new branch of their venture in Hanley’s Cultural Quarter. It follows the […]

Breast cancer women tell their stories of coping with the heartbreak of hair loss

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After broadcaster Victoria Derbyshire released a moving video diary about her struggles with losing her hair, we spoke to three patients about their own experiences TV presenter Victoria Derbyshire last week revealed in a moving video diary how she’s struggled with her hair loss more than the mastectomy she underwent in October for her breast […]

This cancer survivor just climbed Ireland’s snowiest mountain – on crutches

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Nikki Bradley has been battling a rare form of bone cancer since she was 16. Facing a possible amputation, she’s determined to fit as much into her life as she can. CLIMBING A MOUNTAIN is something that many of us would like to do, that some of us actually do, and that others among us […]

Scientists ‘find cancer’s Achilles heel’ – BBC News

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  Scientists from University College, London believe they have discovered a way to “steer” the immune system to kill cancers. Scientists believe they have discovered a way to “steer” the immune system to kill cancers. Researchers at University College, London have developed a way of finding unique markings within a tumour – its “Achilles heel” […]