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Cost of cancer: One in FIVE patients struggling to afford bills
Katie, 47 from Birmingham was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2015. She said cancer treatment made her feel the cold which lead to problems managing her fuel bills. “When I was going through treatment for breast cancer, I felt freezing all of ... [...]
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The high cost of publicly funded cancer drugs
This change in price now means that abiraterone can be given to prostate cancer patients who have mild symptoms but evidence of the disease spreading. The drug will also be used in patients who have not previously responded to hormone therapy and ... [...]
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Prostate cancer: Watchful waiting can cost you up to Sh800,000
Prostate cancer is the most common prostatic condition in men (besides skin cancer) and at its worst stage it will require a combination of surgery, radiation, chemotherapy or even hormonal therapy. However, many men chose to delay treatment which is ... [...]
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Musculoskeletal Diseases Like Rheumatoid Arthritis Cost $213 Billion a Year in …
Musculoskeletal diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, affect more than one out of every two people in the U.S. age 18 and over, and nearly three out of four age 65 and over — costing about $213 billion a year in treatment, care, and lost wages ... [...]
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Orthopedic conditions cost around $213B per year in treatment & lost wages: 5 …
A new United States Bone and Joint Initiative report shows that in 2012 an estimated 126.6 million Americans were affected by a musculoskeletal condition, costing an estimated $213 billion in annual treatment, care and lost wages, according to AAOS. [...]
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Breast cancer: Pills that cost 5p could treat women with the illness
“These simple, well-tolerated treatments should now be considered for routine use in the treatment of early breast cancer in women with either a natural or medically induced menopause,” he said, adding that they could also reduce the adverse side ... [...]
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