Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Name: Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Diet rich in omega 6 fatty acids can be damaging

We all know that antioxidants are supposed to prevent DNA damage. But employing antioxidants could backfire - at least in the case of omega 6 fatty acids that have been found to promote cancer in animal studies. In their study, researchers found that ... [Published NDTV - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Bring Hope in the Fight against Pediatric Brain Tumors

/PRNewswire/ -- Calling all Giant Food customers: from April 11 th through July 10 th , shoppers will have the opportunity to help support pediatric cancer care and research at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and The Children''s Cancer Foundation, ... [Published Asian Hospital & Healthcare Management - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 4 reports

/C O R R E C T I O N -- Giant Food of Landover, Md./

In the news release, Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Bring Hope in the Fight against Pediatric Brain Tumors, issued 11-Apr-2014LANDOVER, Md.Giant Food has raised $13.1 million"Giant Food stands strong in our support of Johns HopkinsEach year, ... [Published TheStreet.com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Not all antioxidants are go...

We all know that antioxidants are supposed to prevent DNA damage. But employing antioxidants could backfire - at least in the case of omega 6 fatty acid that have been found to promotes cancer in animal studies.In their study, researchers found that vitamin ... [Published Siasat Daily - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

What dad's weight means for daughter's health

WASHINGTON -- Researchers have long thought there is a link between a woman'sweight when she becomes pregnant and the health of her child.Now, they are beginning to look at dads.Researchers at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center conducted ... [Published WTOP - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 3 reports

Not all antioxidants are good to prevent cancer: Study

We all know that antioxidants are supposed to prevent DNA damage. But employing antioxidants could backfire - at least in the case of omega 6 fatty acid that have been found to promotes cancer in animal studies. In their study, researchers found that ... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Of mice and men? Overwieght male mice pass on risk of obesity, breast cancer to daughters

WASHINGTON, April 4 (UPI) -- Most studies concerning the heredity of obesity and breast cancer in daughters focuses on the mother. But researchers at the the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center decided to see if such heritability tendencies ... [Published UPI - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

LAST NIGHT WITH LAURA BUSH

Who will be honored at the  Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association  (CREBA)  awards  dinner on April 9 ? Join us! RSVP  here .Last night, real estate ditched the development deals and negotiations and put on its black-tie best as the National Building ... [Published Bisnow - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

Women and Wine IX

Please join Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at the Ninth Annual Women & Wine event for an evening of briefings given by top scientists and physicians from Georgetown Lombardi on the latest breakthroughs in breast cancer research. The ... [Published Modern Luxury Jezebel - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Primary ADT Not Beneficial in Most Cases of Early Prostate Cancer

The treatment is associated with a decreased risk of all-cause mortality in men at high risk.Recent study results indicate that the majority of men with clinically localized prostate cancer (PCa) derive no survival benefit from the administration of primary ... [Published Chemotherapy Advisor - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 2 reports

Primary androgen deprivation therapy ineffective for most men with early prostate cancer

WASHINGTON A study of more than 15,000 men with early stage prostate cancer finds that those who received androgen deprivation as their primary treatment instead of surgery or radiation did not live any longer than those who received no treatment.The ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

Overpopulation: The transparent elephant in the room causing crucial modern crises

2014-03-17(Press-News.org) A review of nearly 200 research articles (~75% published in the last ten years) shows how the issue of population growth is being downplayed and trivialized despite its fundamental role on modern crises related to unemployment, ... [Published Press News.org - Mar 17 2014]

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"Our findings are beginning to shed light on why omega 6 fatty acids are believed to have negative health effects" Chung noted
..." The Triple Winner Game supports the fight against pediatric cancer at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and The Children "s Cancer Foundation. It also provides young patients with support to help them adapt to their lives post-treatment."
...making strides in research and treatment on behalf of pediatric cancer patients," said Gordon Reid, president, Giant Food of Landover, Md. "We are proud to contribute to this critical effort, one ticket at a time. "

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Diet rich in omega 6 fatty acids can be damaging [Published NDTV - Apr 19 2014]
Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Bri... [Published Asian Hospital & Healthcare Management - Apr 15 2014]
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Giant Food of Landover,... [Published TheStreet.com - Apr 11 2014]
Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Bri... [Published SYS-CON Media - Apr 11 2014]
Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Br... [Published TickerTech.com - Apr 11 2014]
Giant Food Triple Winner® Game Continues to Bri... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Apr 11 2014]
Primary androgen deprivation ineffective for mo... [Published Chemotherapy Advisor - Apr 07 2014]
Researchers examine role of antioxidants play i... [Published News-Medical.Net - Apr 07 2014]
What dad's weight means for daughter's health [Published WTOP - Apr 06 2014]
Not all antioxidants are go... [Published Siasat Daily - Apr 06 2014]
Not all antioxidants are good to prevent cancer... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 05 2014]
Of mice and men? Overwieght male mice pass on r... [Published UPI - Apr 04 2014]
In mice, obese dads produce heavier daughters w... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 04 2014]
Antioxidants can both protect against and encou... [Published UPI - Apr 04 2014]
Antioxidants Can Protect Against Omega 6 Damage... [Published Scientific Blogging - Apr 04 2014]
Antioxidants can protect against omega 6 damage... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 04 2014]
LAST NIGHT WITH LAURA BUSH [Published Bisnow - Apr 02 2014]
Women and Wine IX [Published Modern Luxury Jezebel - Apr 01 2014]
9th Annual Women & Wine to Host Georgetown Lomb... [Published Citybizlist - Apr 01 2014]
Primary ADT Not Beneficial in Most Cases of Ear... [Published Chemotherapy Advisor - Mar 21 2014]
Primary androgen deprivation therapy ineffectiv... [Published Brightsurf Science News - Mar 18 2014]
Androgen Deprivation of No Benefit in Early Pro... [Published American Journal of Public Health - Mar 17 2014]
Overpopulation: The transparent elephant in the... [Published Press News.org - Mar 17 2014]
Back to life after 1,500 years [Published Press News.org - Mar 17 2014]
Primary androgen deprivation therapy ineffectiv... [Published Bio-Medicine - Mar 17 2014]
Primary androgen deprivation therapy ineffectiv... [Published EurekAlert! - Mar 17 2014]
Fiftyfive genes linked to a powerful tumor supp... [Published BioPortfolio - Feb 11 2014]
Genetic Counseling Via Phone Is Effective [Published ThirdAge - Jan 22 2014]
Gene mutation linked to lowrisk bladder cancer [Published BioPortfolio - Oct 15 2013]
Social isolation, stress-induced obesity ‘ups b... [Published Topnews.in - Apr 05 2011]
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SAN DIEGO — Given omega 6 fatty acid's reputation for promoting cancer — at least in animal studies — researchers are examining the role that antioxidants play in blocking the harmful effects of this culprit, found in many cooking oils. After all, antioxidants ...
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