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July 8, 2017

The war on cancer featuring Vice President Joe Biden

"We are proud to join Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden in their commitment to end cancer as we know it through the work of a new nonprofit, the Biden Cancer Initiative. The Biden Cancer Initiative will convene experts from around the world to work alongside the vice president and Dr. Biden to gather and analyze the best ideas about how to address some of the biggest barriers to progress in the fight against cancer. Those barriers include lack of data standards in treating cancer, lack of data sharing in the research and development enterprise, lack of patient...
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Radio host announces he will discontinue cancer treatments

Ive often wondered if I would ever quit taking chemotherapy if I got cancer again. The thought alone brings back horrific memories and I would not be opposed to declining cancer treatment in attempt to enjoy what time I have left on earth. "On the sixth anniversary of taking the airwaves in Houston, 740 KTRH-AMradio host Matt Patrick announced Wednesday that he would no longer seek treatment for the aggressive cancer he's been fighting since late 2015.Patrick's esophageal cancer has reduced his once-booming broadcasting voice to something just above a whisper at times. It's far-removed from the usual tone that...
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