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Cannabis And Cancer

Michael D. Shaw | Posted 09.22.2016 | Science
Michael D. Shaw

The stigmatization of cannabis is fading, but it won't come easy.

The War On Cancers

Jack Kavanaugh | Posted 06.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Jack Kavanaugh

he hope for those (like my own brother) who have what today are deemed as incurable cancers, is that they can be sustained long enough on therapies that slow down or halt cancer progression, giving the opportunity for one of the exciting new therapeutic approaches to become a reality and win the battle and ultimately the War on Cancers.

Big Pharma Just Bet $10 Billion On A Cancer Drug Startup. Here's Why.

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business

Question: What do WhatsApp and a little-known (until recently) cancer research startup named Stemcentrx have in common? Answer: They're the top two la...

This Is What It Looks Like When Cancer Cells Form Tumors

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 02.01.2016 | Science

The horrifying process by which cancer cells form a tumor has been captured in a new video. The video (above), which was recorded by a team of scienti...

These Glasses Make Cancer Cells Glow

Reuters | Ben Gruber | Posted 07.15.2016 | Healthy Living

By Ben Gruber St. Louis, Missouri - When Sandy Sagitto was diagnosed with breast cancer she was devastated. "First thought...

It's 'Serial Killers' vs. Cancer Cells In This Dramatic New Video

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 05.19.2015 | Science

"Inside all of us lurks an army of serial killers whose primary function is to kill again and again." That might sound like something you'd hear in...

MIT Geek Turns Into Science Media Svengali

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Why would a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) graduate in chemistry with a GPA of 5.0, Phi Beta Kapa, Sigma Xi turn to making funny and info...

Conversational Intelligence™ : Fear of Exclusion

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 10.27.2013 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

Leaders create cultures where all team members can contribute their talents and potential. Potential is often invisible -- yet to be discovered. It's born out of the healthy interactions of one person with another.

My Dad and JFK: Assassination Conspiracy Theorists Keep My Late Father in Their Sights

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics
Peter Mandel

When will Americans, we of middle age, especially, move on? In the absence of new witnesses or of other fresh and vital information, might it make sense to stop our chattering and to open files on the other parts of our lives?

'OMG Microscope' Captures Cells In Stunning Color

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.28.2013 | Science

Around 12.7 million people are diagnosed with cancer each year--but how many of us have actually seen a cancer cell up close? New technology develo...

Fighting Cancer: Better Models Make Better Drugs

Beth Hollister | Posted 03.25.2013 | Science
Beth Hollister

The realities of pharmaceutical research are brutal, consisting of decade-and-a-half long timescales, mind-numbing costs and exceedingly long, soul-crushing odds of success. In the fight against cancer, this rings especially true.

This Is The Face Of A Killer

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 09.20.2011 | Healthy Living

This is the face of something that kills close to 40,000 women each year. In most cases breast cancer isn't visible until it's a real problem. But ...

Cancer Cells Slurp Up Fructose, Study Finds

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Pancreatic tumor cells use fructose to divide and proliferate, U.S. researchers said on Monday in a study that challenges the common wisdom that all s...

Scientists Prove Cancer Can Be Passed From Mother To Fetus

The Guardian | Sarah Boseley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Scientists have established beyond doubt that in rare cases cancer can be transmitted in the womb, following the birth of a baby to a woman with leuke...