CCC Diagnostics has introduced the DirectHit Test Panel for Breast Cancer. This test predicts the response to drugs used in the treatment of breast cancer. DirectHit allows physicians to personalize treatments for breast cancer patients.
The winter months trap us indoors, but could the air in your home be killing you? The Environmental Protection Agency sends a strong message about one of America's leading in-home killers: Radon. January has been designated "National Radon Action Month" to promote awareness of this cancer-causing gas. "All homes should be tested," states Radon Specialist James Gelina of Air Quality Control Agency
Kinga Vereczkey has been the Director of Sanford Specialty Clinics in Sanford, NC for three years and serves as Assistant Professor at the University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine at Chapel Hill.
NITA will provide high-end training, offer education and enhance Medical professional expertise in the latest technology for cancer treatment. NITA will be one of its kind in India, and will improve and enhance quality of cancer care/treatment in this part of the world.
Trinity Lacewigs.Com (TLC) recently announced the winner of their Free Front Lace Wig Give-a-way. As promised, the company has committed itself to give away lace wigs through a new program it established to donate needed units to entrants with medically related hair loss.
On her radio show "Why Shamanism Now?", ", teacher, author, and founder of the Last Mask Center for Shamanic Healing Christina Pratt talks about how shamanic practices can have a positive effect on cancer and the healing process.
Adrienne Berkowitz has participated in a variety of fundraisers for the American Cancer Society and will continue to do so as often as possible. Adrienne has met a lot of new friends and built a great support system through her participation in the Relay for Life.
This annual global health awareness campaign is promoted by major breast cancer organizations every October to increase awareness of the disease as well as to raise funds for research, prevention and finding a cure. RocknBauble goes pink.
This month RocknBauble will focus on raising awareness of Ovarian Cancer with Teal and spreading the word about one of the many fine organizations that support this cause, the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.
For over fifteen years, Health Care Global Enterprises (HCG) has been researching and defining the future of cancer care in India by designing, building and managing cancer centers with a steadfast vision to transform cancer care environment by bringing core clinical services to one central place.
Jan Berkowitz donates regularly to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and so can you. If you would like to make a difference in the life of a child and help them with the medical care they so desperately need, contact St. Jude and become a Partner In Hope.
A study conducted by scientists at ChemImage Corporation, in partnership with a well-known U.S. medical research and treatment center, revealed that Raman Molecular Imaging (RMI), a type of hyperspectral imaging, has potential in predicting the progression of prostate cancer.
Raman molecular imaging (RMI), a form of hyperspectral imaging, shows promise in identifying cancers that are typically difficult to diagnose. Its history, successes and current advancements will be discussed at the International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy (ICORS), Aug. 13 from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel in Boston.
Local (San Antonio) salon owner offers free hair shaving services for cancer patients in show of support. Many cancer survivors shared with Stephanie Anderson of Trinity Lace Wigs that the thought of ultimately losing their hair during chemotherapy was devastating, but the act of shaving their heads during chemo gave them a sense of control; this free service was birthed out of that sentiment.
The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation, the leader in providing state-of-the-art medical care and comprehensive cancer treatment recently announced the opening of it's new Anaheim facility and the appointment of three new physicians.
Radon causes more deaths every year than any other household hazard including fires and carbon monoxide. Every home is required to have a smoke detector, but most homes have never been tested for radon. January is National Radon Action Month. According to radon mitigation contractor Jamey Gelina, "approximately 8 million U.S. homes have elevated radon levels."
Physician-expert, in breast health says there is an alternative that is safer, healthier and more effective in diagnosing physiological abnormalities present in breast years before mammograms detect cancer. Thermography is a medical tool that uses infrared images to detect abnormalities present in the skin's surface temperatures without subjecting the body to harmful radiation used in mammograms.