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MD Anderson Researcher Reveals Cancer Promoting Protein Is Vital to Safe Division of Tumor Cells

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 9th, 2013 |

News Headline:  MD Anderson Researcher Reveals Cancer Promoting Protein Is Vital to Safe Division of Tumor Cells Date:  12/9/13 Outlet Full Name:  Bio News Texas Author:  Susan Andizzoni http://bionews-tx.com/news/2013/12/09/md-anderson-researcher-reveals-cancer-promoting-protein-is-vital-to-safe-division-of-tumor-cells/ New research by Zhimin Lu, Ph.D., professor of Neuro-Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and colleagues have discovered how a tumor-specific protein […]

Helping Lung Cancer Patients Beat Insomnia

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 9th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Helping Lung Cancer Patients Beat Insomnia Date:  12/9/13 Outlet Full Name:  Medical Xpress Author:  Sara Saldi http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-12-lung-cancer-patients-insomnia.html (Medical Xpress)—It is estimated that anywhere from 50 to 80 percent of persons diagnosed with lung cancer experience severe insomnia that may persist for an average of eight years after the initial diagnosis. Sleeplessness in lung cancer patients is […]

New Mitochondrial Research Offers Hope to Those Suffering Serious Disease

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 6th, 2013 |

News Headline:   New Mitochondrial Research Offers Hope to Those Suffering Serious Disease Date:  12/6/13 Outlet Full Name:  Medical Xpress Author:  Anne Craig http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-12-mitochondrial-disease.html (Medical Xpress)—Queen’s University professor Stephen Archer’s (Department of Medicine) research has revealed that in serious human diseases (such as pulmonary hypertension, lung cancer, cardiac arrest and neurologic disease) the cell’s power source, […]

Gender difference in lung cancer survival

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 26th, 2013 |

News Headline: Gender difference in lung cancer survival Date:  11/26/13 Outlet Full Name: Toronto News FIX Author: Geoff Michaels http://www.newsfix.ca/2013/11/26/gender-difference-in-lung-cancer-survival/ Rates of lung cancer are increasing among women, but they fight it better than men do. Data projections suggest that lung cancer will overtake breast cancer as the leading cause of cancer death in women within the […]

Acupuncture Reduces Pain in Lung Cancer Patients – New Findings

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 23rd, 2013 |

News Headline: Acupuncture Reduces Pain in Lung Cancer Patients – New Findings Date: 8/23/13 Outlet Full Name: Health CMI Author Name: N/A http://www.healthcmi.com/acupuncturist-news-online/813-lungcancerli4lv3 New research finds acupuncture effective for the treatment of lung cancer symptoms. The focus of the study was the evaluation of acupuncture and its effect on lung cancer related symptoms such as […]

Lung Sizes Matter in Transplants; Bigger Lungs Account for Greater Life Expectancy After Surgery

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 1st, 2013 |

Date: 8/1/2013 Outlet Full Name: Headlines and Global News Author Name: Sam Lehman Lung transplant is often considered as a possible solution to advanced lung disease. Lung Cancer is the leading cause of death in the United States, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In a new study, researchers have found that bigger […]

A Community Hospital Leads the Fight Against the Number One Cancer Killer

Posted by Samantha Powell on July 3rd, 2013 |

Date: 7/3/13 Outlet Full Name: Norwalk Plus Author Name: N/A A community hospital in the tri-state area has taken the lead in the fight against lung cancer and has been nationally recognized for its efforts. Norwalk Hospital, located in Fairfield County Connecticut, has become the first hospital in New England to earn The Joint Commission’s […]