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American singer Andy Williams dies at age 84


September 27th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by BNO News
BRANSON, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- American singer and TV host, Andy Williams, on Tuesday died due to cancer. He was 84.Born in Wall Lake, Iowa in 1927, Williams, born Howard Andrew Williams, ... Read more...

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Potent anticancer drug isolated from weed


July 10th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Scientists have isolated a potent anticancer compound from a Mediterranean weed that acts like 'molecular grenade'.In lab studies, researchers said they found that a three-day course ... Read more...

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Andy Williams has bladder cancer


November 7th, 2011 - 6:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Singer Andy Williams says he is battling bladder cancer.The 83-year-old said this to the crowd during his show at the Moon River Theatre in Missouri, reports ... Read more...

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China sets limit on melamine in baby food


April 21st, 2011 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 21 (IANS) Infant food products, in which the quantity of melamine is higher than one milligram per kilogram of food, will be prohibited from sale in China, according ... Read more...

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Brit oldest dad for twins has 13th child at 72 but still wants more kids


February 28th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): A British man, who became the oldest father of twins less than two years ago, has welcomed his 13th child at 72 and insists he wants even more ... Read more...

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Ron Santo Passes Away At 70


December 5th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ron Santo is no more. The legendary Chicago Cubs baseball player and broadcaster breathed his last on December 2, Thursday in Arizona. He was 70. According to ... Read more...

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Chicago Cubs Icon Ron Santo Dies At 70


December 4th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ron Santo, the all star third baseman for Chicago Cubs and much acclaimed broadcaster has passed away at Arizona Hospital on Thursday. The legendary player died ... Read more...

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New method to trick cancer cells to self-destruct shows promise


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A new method that causes cancer cells to self-destruct while sparing surrounding healthy cells is showing promise as a fighter against the disease.Tulane University researcher W T. Godbey ... Read more...

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Airport security check leaves traveller covered in urine


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 22 (ANI): A security-check at Detroit Metropolitan Airport left a traveller covered in his own urine following an "invasive" pat-down.Thomas Sayer, from Michigan, US, was selected for the enhanced search ... Read more...

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Former NBA Star Maurice Lucas Dies After Losing Battle With Bladder Cancer


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Portland Trail Blazers All-Star power forward Maurice Lucas passed away on Sunday at his home in Portland, the Portland Trail Blazers team announced the news ... Read more...

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Maurice Lucas, Former Marquette Basketball Star Dies Age 58


November 1st, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Maurice Lucas, former Marquette basketball star has passed away in his home in Portland, Oregon, at the young age of 58 after a battle with bladder cancer.He ... Read more...

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Former Basketball Star Maurice Lucas Passes Away At 58


November 1st, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Portland, Nov 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former NBA star Maurice Lucas, who is known for his illustrious association with the Portland Trail Blazers, passed away on Sunday at his home in ... Read more...

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Wife feels closer to Keith Richards after her cancer battle


September 28th, 2010 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Legendary guitarist Keith Richards' wife Patti Hanson has revealed that her battle with cancer has brought the couple closer to each other. The former model, who married the Rolling ... Read more...

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Swimming in indoor pools could increase cancer risk


September 13th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 13 (ANI): Taking a dip in indoor chlorinated pools may induce genotoxicity (DNA damage that may lead to cancer) as well as respiratory problems, revealed a study.However, the authors of ... Read more...

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Processed Red Meat Once Again Linked to Cancer


August 23rd, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Processed meat, colored red, is once again under the spotlight as yet another study in the United States links the chemicals such as those which ... Read more...

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Study: Red meat raises the risk of breast cancer


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have said in a new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine that red meat is associated with cancer. There is an ... Read more...

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Processed Red Meat Can Be Linked To Bladder Cancer


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Consumption of red meat is fraught with risks. It can eventually lead to cancer! The link of red meat & cancer has ... Read more...

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Swimming pool disinfectants ‘can cause asthma, cancer’


July 22nd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A dip in the pool on a hot summer day might not be as safe as you thought-the application of disinfectants in recreational pools can lead to asthma ... Read more...

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Now, a jab that will halt the most deadly forms of cancer


July 12th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London. July 12 (ANI): In a major breakthrough to prevent cancer, scientists have created an injection that would help killing the most deadly cancers including breast, bowel and cervical tumours.The drug, which ... Read more...

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New test for bladder cancer diagnosis


June 26th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Scientists have developed a novel assay to test for multiple tumor markers in bladder cancer.Methylation specific-multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplication (MS-MLPA) can be used to screen multiple target ... Read more...

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Diabetes increases risk of cancer, say experts


June 17th, 2010 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 17 (IANS) People with diabetes may face an increased risk of cancer, a study has found. "There's a strong consensus that there is a link between diabetes and cancer, and ... Read more...

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Novel way to prevent blindness caused by retinitis pigmentosa


June 12th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a novel way to use a radical new type of gene therapy to prevent blindness caused by retinitis pigmentosa.The research, led by Muna Naash, ... Read more...

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Bill Austin Of KEZ-FM Dies At 55


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Phoenix, June 3,(THAINDIAN NEWS) Bill Austin, the famous former co-host of the "Beth and Bill Morning Show" of the KEZ-FM died on Wednesday, June 2, after a year of battle ... Read more...

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Protein that makes local bladder cancer invasive found


May 15th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Researchers at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson have identified a protein, which, according to them, is involved in pushing tumours to become invasive - and deadly.It is ... Read more...

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Former Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates Passes Away At 83


April 17th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Apr 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Los Angeles police chief Daryl Gates, who is remembered in the public memory for his dealing of the Rodney King beating and the ... Read more...

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British villagers blame phone mast for cancer deaths


April 9th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Residents of a British village are blaming a mobile phone mast for cancer deaths and other health problems, a media report said Friday. Since the phone mast was erected ... Read more...

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Famous Teacher Jaime Escalante Dies At 79


March 31st, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Reno, Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 79 year old mathematics teacher of East Los Angeles high-school Jaime Escalante, who changed the notion regarding the inner-city students who are poor in mastering ... Read more...

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How arsenic exposure triggers tumour growth


February 24th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the mechanism by which the environmental toxin arsenic leads to adverse health effects, including bladder cancer."In a collaborative investigation we found that arsenic, at environmentally ... Read more...

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Chinese herbal products may trigger urinary tract cancer


December 22nd, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) After several Chinese goods came under the scanner due to possible health hazards, now a new study says herbal products made in that country could increase the risk ... Read more...

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Dominick Dunne: A Master Of Many Trades


August 27th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Author and Vanity Fair Correspondent Dominick Dunne's last written book, "Too Much Money: A Novel" is scheduled to hit the book stands in the month of December this year. Alas, ... Read more...

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Author Dunne was gifted reporter too


August 27th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IBNS
By Rohit DaveAug 27 (IBNS) Celebrated author and journalist Dominick Dunne had been regarded as a gifted reporter who proved as fascinating as the people he wrote about, according to Vanity ... Read more...

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Dunne ‘persecuted’ Skakel for own aggrandizement


August 27th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 27 (IBNS) Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Skakel's cousin, told New York magazine in 1993 that author and journalist Dominick Dunne was a "pathetic creature" and had persecuted Skakel ... Read more...

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Dunne saved wounded men in WW II


August 27th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 27 (IBNS) Facts are sometimes stranger than fiction!Dominick Dunne (1925 – 2009), famous as author and journalist, once served in the Army during World War II, winning the ... Read more...

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After Kennedy, its bidding adieu to Dominick Dunne


August 27th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 27 (IBNS) Author and journalist Dominick Dunne is at peace after fighting a lost battle with bladder cancer. His suffering is over. He was 83.He passed away Wednesday in ... Read more...

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Dominick Dunne: Remembering A Pioneer Of “Celebrity-Crime” Stories


August 27th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dominick Dunne is said to have passed away on Wednesday, at his home in Manhattan, after succumbing to a critical state of bladder cancer (which he had been known to ... Read more...

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