Moore: End of chemotherapy for leukemia rang my bell

My Christmas came early. On Friday, I stood at the end of the room where I had taken three-day chemotherapy sessions for the past six months and rang the bell attached to the wall. It's something of a loud, proud ceremony for cancer...

Recuperating SEC boss Mike Slive won't turn over reins early

...SEC commissioner said it will be "business as usual" the final three months of his tenure after undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, along with back surgery. Slive stressed he won't hand over the reins of the powerhouse...

Augusta veteran's widow aims to become advocate

...After a CT scan, VA surgeons removed 80 percent of the brain tumor in April 2013 and immediately started McCul lar on chemotherapy and radiation treatments to extend the three months they said he had to live.The couple returned to the hospital three...

Search for Georgia's new center still ongoing

...Eric's alma mater.Berry visited with coaches at the practice and looked to be in good spirits. He has been undergoing chemotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma while away from Kansas City and the Chiefs."Having Eric Berry here is very symbolic of what this...

Chiefs' Eric Berry diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease and will begin chemotherapy for what doctors called a "very treatable and potentially curable" form of cancer.Hodgkin's disease is a form of lymphoma...

Study finds lingering memory problems after chemotherapy

...TAMPA, Fla. -- Ordinary doses of chemotherapy sometimes appear to permanently dull...found that people who get standard chemotherapy appear to be about twice as likely...suggest that aggressive treatment with chemotherapy may be unwise in some people with early-stage...

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Chemotherapy before surgery nearly doubles bladder cancer survival

...when doctors treat them first with chemotherapy rather than relying solely on surgery...surgeons remove the bladder, but chemotherapy is avoided unless the cancer clearly...treated with surgery alone or with chemotherapy followed by surgery. Median survival...

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Test may help rule out need for chemotherapy

...cancer might be spared unnecessary chemotherapy if doctors check their tumors for proteins...back in the other 30 percent. Giving chemotherapy to these women can reduce this risk...to identify this minority who need chemotherapy. In general, doctors recommend treatment...

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As Mona Pinnington endures chemotherapy, she refuses to allow cancer to control her life

...The aftermath of her first chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer...just the latest victim of the chemotherapy. Pinnington was hit by pain...and Tuesday after getting her chemotherapy the previous Thursday. That...

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Study: Chemotherapy plus tamoxifen improves breast cancer survival

...cancer patients treated with both chemotherapy and tamoxifen, an anti-estrogen...received tamoxifen, plus two chemotherapy drugs, methotrexate and fluorouracil...should be considered for multidrug chemotherapy following surgery.

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