Tag: cancer

Robert Goodman, who teaches history at Palm Beach Gardens Community High School, exhausted the 38 allotted sick days from his job and needed 20 more to recover from his round of chemotherapy. His coworkers donated 75.

Coworkers Donate 75 Sick Days to Teacher Fighting Cancer

A Florida public school teacher fighting colon cancer and in need of 20 additional paid sick days while undergoing surgery and chemotherapy received an overwhelming response from his colleagues, who donated their sick days.

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Cancer ‘Vaccine’ Eliminates 97% of Mice Tumors

Stanford University researchers have reported 97 percent laboratory success eliminating metastasized tumors in mice by injecting vaccines directly into tumors to activate T cells.

A Cuban inmate remains in his cell at the maximum security 'Combinado del Este' prison, in Havana, on April 9, 2013. Cuban authorities organized a visit for the international media --the only one in the last nine years-- to the biggest prison in Cuba, to show the press the prison …

Activists: Notorious Iran Jail Neglected Reporter’s Cancer

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A rights group is alleging that Iran purposely left an imprisoned journalist’s cancer undetected to the point that he had to lose an eye and part of his face after being released.

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Cells Dripped into the Brain Help Man Fight Deadly Cancer

(Associated Press) — A man with deadly brain cancer that had spread to his spine saw his tumors shrink and, for a time, completely vanish after a novel treatment to help his immune system attack his disease – another first in this promising field.