death

Susan's Rally: A Sister's Breast Cancer Death Inspires a Unique Event — Cars …
Cancer and cars collide for the 23rd annual Susan's Rally, a fundraising event that raises money and awareness for breast cancer and its treatment and prevention. Audi Center is this year's starting line, rallying cars and enthusiasts alike before a ... [...]
3
Like
Save
Low-fat diet reduces risk of breast cancer and subsequent death
A low-fat diet buffered women against falling into the camp of those who received a breast cancer diagnosis and also died, reducing their risk by 35 percent. “It's the first time in this dietary modification trial that we see a clear benefit. It's ... [...]
4
Like
Save
How one young brain tumour victim's death is giving hope to others
Basically, it is a cancerous tumour in the pons, part of the brain stem that only affects children. In younger children the symptoms may be slow to manifest themselves clearly and can easily be mistaken for other problems. Nervous system function is ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Death rates for prostate cancer could soar by 30% unless urgent action is …
Deaths from prostate cancer will rise by a third in the next decade unless urgent action is taken, campaigners have warned. Late diagnosis and poor treatment are contributing to high mortality rates, according to the charity Prostate Cancer UK. The ... [...]
1
Like
Save
Southland death rates for bowel and breast cancer second highest in New …
Southland had one of the highest cancer death rates in the country for both bowel and breast cancer between 2010-2012. Figures from the Ministry of Health 2010 to 2012 obtained by Fairfax reveal New Zealanders close to larger cities have lower death ... [...]
4
Like
Save
Cancer death rates – how your region fares
But the regional variation for some of the "big four" killer cancers - lung, breast, prostate and bowel - was much higher. Men in Northland died of prostate cancer at almost three times the rate of men in Waitemata, while more southern New Zealanders ... [...]
2
Like
Save
Of natural causes: Death in Illinois prisons
Green pushed the prison system to get him to a doctor at an outside hospital. “So when the urologist tested him, really gave him the biopsy, it was Stage 4 prostate cancer and bone cancer in his back,” she said. The treating physician says at that ... [...]
3
Like
Save
New tool to determine the risk of prostate cancer death
"Our research shows that high pro-NPY levels are very specific to prostate cancer and can serve to predict prostate cancer related death among diagnosed patients who have not received surgical treatment," says Professor Amilcar Flores-Morales from the ... [...]
3
Like
Save
How does death feel? Chemists explain what happens when you're about to die
As Halloween approaches, you may be watching more horror films from the comfort of your home. But imagine, for a moment, what it would feel like to have a slasher scenario played out in real-life. In a new video, scientists have explained exactly how ... [...]
1
Like
Save
Glenn Frey's Death: Rheumatoid Arthritis Medication Can Lead to 'Disaster …
While Azoff declined to state which medications Frey was taking, Dr. Marc I. Leavey, an internal medicine specialist at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore (who did not treat Frey), told TheWrap that medications for rheumatoid arthritis or ulcerative ... [...]
6
Like
Save
Cancer death rates drop first time since its peak in two decades
Death rates for female breast cancer have declined 36 percent from peak rates in 1989, while deaths from prostate and colorectal cancers have each dropped about 50 percent from their peak, a result of improvements in early detection and treatment. [...]
2
Like
Save