Friday, December 30, 2011

BREAKING NEWS: The former breast cancer drug, Avastin, doesn't work well against ovarian cancer, either...

USA Today reports that: 

Avastin disappoints against ovarian cancer

Avastin, the blockbuster drug that just lost approval for treating breast cancer, now looks disappointing against ovarian cancer, too. Two studies found it did not improve survival for most of these patients and kept their disease from worsening for only a few months, with more side effects.

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Feel good and keep smiling!  Pat

Thursday, December 29, 2011

BREAKING NEWS: President of Argentine has thyroid cancer

Click-on the headline link below to read Reuter's report and/or view video:

 Argentine president diagnosed with thyroid cancer

(Reuters) - Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has thyroid cancer and will undergo surgery next month, her government said on Tuesday, adding that the cancerous cells had not spread.