Thyroid Cancer

Veracyte announces performance of the Afirma GSC ensemble machine in thyroid cancer subtypes to be presented at ATA

Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) announces that data presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association held in Victoria, BC, Canada …

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Battling cancer sisters kept in isolation after treatment makes them RADIOACTIVE

Two sisters who battled cancer just months apart are in remission after being kept isolated for weeks as they turned RADIOACTIVE.<p>Dee Paul, aged 27 …

Cancer

A Guide to Thyroid Cancer Resources

If you have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer or you are a friend, family member, or caretaker for someone with thyroid cancer, it’s important for …

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‘Shark Tank’s’ Daymond John, Dr. Oz talk warning signs of thyroid cancer

Daymond John, of “Shark Tank,” opens up about his battle with thyroid cancer. He shares his emotional journey and shocking news that completely …

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Mum who lost her voice due to thyroid cancer feared she'd never speak again

A mum-of-two whose vocal cords were paralysed during an operation to save her life, feared she may never talk again.<p>Dr Tanu Sarma lost the ability to …

Cancer

Loxo up 15% ahead of data presentation on RET inhibitor LOXO-292

Giddy investors have bid up Loxo Oncology (LOXO +15.4%) ahead of next month's presentation of initial clinical data on LOXO-292 at a lung cancer …

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Active Surveillance for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancer

When your doctor finds a cancerous thyroid nodule, the typical treatment recommendation is for you to have surgery to remove the nodule. Often, a …

Cancer

Cancer’s Invasion Equation

Over the summer of 2011, the water in Lake Michigan turned crystal clear. Shafts of angled light lit the lake bed, like searchlights from a U.F.O.; later, old sunken ships came into view from above. Pleasure was soon replaced by panic: lakes are not supposed to look like swimming pools. When …

Cancer

Cancer Awareness for September

September is a busy month for cancer awareness and events. This month these types of cancer and conditions are recognized.<p>Childhood Cancer Awareness …

Cancer

Many people can delay treatment for thyroid cancer, study finds

Most people diagnosed with cancer want to start treatment as soon as possible, for fear that delaying care will allow their tumor to grow out of …

Cancer

Many People Can Delay Treatment For Thyroid Cancer, Study Finds

Most people diagnosed with cancer want to start treatment as soon as possible, for fear that delaying care will allow their tumor to grow out of control.<p>So Terry DeBonis' approach to treating her thyroid cancer might seem surprising. Although she was diagnosed with cancer four years ago, she still …

Cancer

Thyroid Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland that wraps around the throat and is part of the body's endocrine system. Between 1975 and 2013, the cases of …

Cancer

3 Things In Biotech You Should Learn Today: August 30, 2017

Bayer navigates to favorable results in cardiovascular disease.<p>Eisai updates its trial results in thyroid cancer.<p>Radiotherapy for neuroendocrine …

Business

Jill Zarin Shares Promising Update on Husband Bobby’s Health: ‘What a Turnaround’

<b>Bobby Zarin’s</b> health condition is taking a step in the right direction. <i>Real Housewives of New York City</i> alum <b>Jill Zarin</b> took to Instagram on Monday, …

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An inspirational schoolgirl completed her GCSEs despite being diagnosed with cancer for the second time

A teenager diagnosed with cancer for a second time has passed her GCSEs with flying colours.<p>Veronica Ghoda from Bridgend found out five days before …

Cancer

We'll Bring the Hamptons to You With This Chance to Win 'RHONY' Star Jill Zarin's 5th Annual Luxury Luncheon Gift Bag — Worth $5,000!

It's WinIt Wednesday already? Time to win something fabulous!<p>Even if you didn’t manage to transport your body to the Hamptons this summer, we’re …

Lifestyle

Five commonly over-diagnosed conditions and what we can do about them

Today five influential Australian health-care organisations – representing professionals, the public and policy makers – have released a statement …

Cancer

Researchers suggest there is an ‘overdiagnosis epidemic’ in thyroid cancer

A study by researchers at the University of Calgary suggests most people treated for thyroid cancer have tumours that would never pose any harm.<p>Dawnelle Topstad and James Dickinson, with the university's Cumming School of Medicine, pored over four decades worth of Canadian data on the disease.<p>They …

Cancer

Bethenny Frankel Extends Support to Jill Zarin's Husband Bobby Amid Cancer Battle

<b>Bethenny Frankel</b> put her rocky history with <b>Jill Zarin</b> aside in order to show her support for Jill's husband, <b>Bobby Zarin</b>, as he continues to battle …

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'Overdiagnosis epidemic' in thyroid cancer: University of Calgary researchers

A study by researchers at the University of Calgary suggests there's an overdiagnosis epidemic when it comes to thyroid cancer.

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75% of Canadians diagnosed with thyroid cancer don't need aggressive treatment, new study suggests

Overdiagnosis likely due to improvements in imaging technology and overtesting, say researchers<p>Three out of four Canadians diagnosed with thyroid …

Cancer

6 super subtle thyroid cancer signs I ignored

Don't panic, but pay attention to your body. I didn't.<p><i>After experiencing cold- and allergy-like symptoms for two months in 2014, journalist Christine</i> …

Cancer

6 Super-Subtle Thyroid Cancer Signs I Ignored

Don't panic but pay attention to your body. I didn't.<p><i>After experiencing cold- and allergy-like symptoms for two months in 2014, journalist Christine Coppa, now 36, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. While most of the 56,870 diagnoses each year have a 90 percent survival rate, the disease primarily</i> …

Medicine

Does Levothyroxine Really Increase Thyroid Cancer Risk?

Dismaying Suggestion From Flawed Study<p>People who don’t produce enough thyroid hormone—and are thus hypothyroid—benefit from levothyroxine, or …

Cancer

When Is Speech Violence and What’s the Real Harm?

When protesters equate speech with violence, we aren't surprised. But now at least one academic is using science to validate the claim. Is it just …

Psychology

These 5 conditions are often over-diagnosed

Today five influential Australian health-care organisations – representing professionals, the public and policy makers – have released a statement …

Cancer

Jill Zarin’s husband fights for his life: ‘We’re hoping for a miracle’

RHONY alum Jill Zarin doesn’t have good news to deliver about her husband, Bobby’s cancer battle, but she said he’s not going down without a …

Cancer

Former RHONY Enemies Jill and Ramona Reunite Over Bobby’s Cancer Battle: ‘We'll Always Have Each Other's Backs'

<i>Real Housewives of New York</i> stars Jill Zarin and Ramona Singer haven’t exactly seen eye-to-eye over the years, but they put their famous feud behind …

Cancer

Jill Zarin’s Husband Bobby Zarin Hospitalized, ‘Not Doing Well’ Amid Cancer Battle

He won’t stop fighting. <i>Real Housewives of New York City</i> alum <b>Jill Zarin</b>’s husband, <b>Bobby Zarin</b>, has been hospitalized as he continues to battle thyroid …

Cancer

Jill Zarin's Husband Hospitalized Amid Ongoing Cancer Battle

The #RHONY alum shares an update on her husband's health.<p>Jill Zarin's husband, Bobby Zarin, has been hospitalized at a New York-area hospital, …

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