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Pay attention to these early signs of ovarian cancer
Pay attention to these early signs of ovarian cancerOvaries are responsible for the hormones estrogen and progesterone that bring on periods, contribute to feminine anatomy and sustain pregnancy. However, like most other areas of the body, this helpful organ can turn cancerous, and detecting the early signs ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Mon, 16 Oct 2017 18:11:00 GMT
Likely origin of ovarian cancer found
Likely origin of ovarian cancer foundMost, and possibly all, ovarian cancers start not in the ovaries but instead the fallopian tubes attached to them, a US study has found. Analysis of more than 20,000 genes identified in high-grade pelvic cancers found ovarian cancer cells have more in ...read more
Source: thenewdaily.com.au
Published on Fri, 20 Oct 2017 01:31:00 GMT
To Prevent Ovarian Cancer, Focus on the Fallopian Tube
To Prevent Ovarian Cancer, Focus on the Fallopian TubeMounting evidence suggests that most, if not all, serous ovarian cancers start in the fallopian tubes, not in the ovaries. Using integrated molecular genomics, researchers confirm and extend prior research showing that high-grade serous carcinomas (HGSCs ...read more
Source: Medscape News
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:01:00 GMT
Steps You Can Take To Reduce Your Ovarian Cancer Risk
Steps You Can Take To Reduce Your Ovarian Cancer RiskAccording to the American Cancer Society, more than 22,000 American women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year. Unfortunately, most of these cases won’t be found until the cancer is advanced and more challenging to treat. No effective routine ...read more
Source: huffingtonpost.com
Published on Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:38:00 GMT
VBL's ofranergene obadenovec an Orphan Drug in Europe for ovarian cancer
VBL's ofranergene obadenovec an Orphan Drug in Europe for ovarian cancerThe European Medicines Agency (EMA) has designated VBL Therapeutics' (NASDAQ:VBLT) lead candidate VB-111 (ofranergene obadenovec) an Orphan Drug for the treatment of ovarian cancer. It was previously tagged an Orphan Drug for glioblastoma in both Europe ...read more
Source: Seeking Alpha
Published on Fri, 20 Oct 2017 05:56:00 GMT
Video: Ovarian cancer survivor, now battles breast cancer
Video: Ovarian cancer survivor, now battles breast cancerVideo: Ovarian cancer survivor, now battles breast cancer Bianca Muniz, 23, from Sleepy Hollow, an ovarian cancer survivor who is currently battling breast cancer, was the guest at the Ossining High School volleyball fundraiser, Oct. 17, 2017. Check out ...read more
Source: Journal News Media Group
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Ovarian Cancer Market Intelligence with Competitive Landscape 2020
Ovarian Cancer Market Intelligence with Competitive Landscape 2020Ovarian cancer, and its rising incidence rate, is a growing concern worldwide. Market players that are currently engaged in the development of drugs and therapies for ovarian cancer stand to benefit by observing the latest trends and pipeline competitor ...read more
Source: PR Inside
Published on Fri, 20 Oct 2017 01:15:00 GMT
Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit Award Tossed
Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit Award TossedA $72 million award in a lawsuit linking talcum powder with ovarian cancer has been overturned by a Missouri appeals court. She won her lawsuit in 2006, but the Missouri Eastern District court ruled Tuesday that Missouri was not the proper jurisdiction for ...read more
Source: rssfeeds.webmd.com
Published on Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:03:00 GMT
JENNIE: Meagan Ryan’s message to other young women about ovarian cancer
JENNIE: Meagan Ryan’s message to other young women about ovarian cancerClick to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) AUGUSTA, Ga.– Ovarian cancer accounts for nearly 3% of cancers ...read more
Source: WJBF
Published on Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:32:00 GMT
Woman claims that Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused her ovarian cancer
Woman claims that Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused her ovarian cancerJohnson & Johnson has faced thousands of lawsuits over the potentially harmful effects of their products, specifically the baby powder. One woman who was a victim just received the highest amount of compensation that a pharmaceutical and hygiene company ...read more
Source: WRAL
Published on Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:21:00 GMT