Kidney Cancer Association

Type: Organization
Name: Kidney Cancer Association
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Pfizer : Advanced RCC Prognostic Calculator Smartphone App

"For patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC), identifying prognostic risk is a key consideration," says Bill Bro , CEO of the Kidney Cancer Association (KCA). "We are pleased that a technology donation from Pfizer Oncology makes it possible ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

As insurers end coverage for compounded drugs, patients struggle

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | It's a David-vs.-Goliath dispute, and millions of patients are caught in the middle -- perhaps even unaware they're about to lose coverage for the compounded medications they need ... [Published Beaver County Times - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Kidney Cancer Association Inspire Community Announced

A virtual gathering place for patients and their families. Those recently diagnosed with kidney cancer who want to learn about other patients’ experiences after surgery or on treatment may want to consider the Kidney Cancer Association’s newly formed ... [Published PRWeb - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

SELF's 2014 Cancer Resource Guide

Get connected, get informed, get better. General Cancer OrganizationsAmerican Cancer Society ACS provides information on numerous types of cancers at Cancer.org and through the 24/7 National Cancer Information Center, plus tips for talking to doctors ... [Published Self - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

James W. Smith

FAYETTEVILLE - James William Smith, 74, beloved husband of Jeanne Donald Smith, both longtime residents of Fayetteville and parishioners of Saint Patrick Catholic Church, journeyed home to Christ on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, while surrounded by his fam ... [Published Fayetteville Observer - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

As Insurers End Coverage for Compounded Drugs, Patients Struggle

Information contained on this page is provided by NewsUSA, an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.( NewsUSA ) - It's a David-vs.-Goliath dispute, and millions ... [Published WTen.com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Kidney Cancer Association Joins CNN iReport

| PR WebKidney Cancer News monthly video news magazine featured on iReport website.Miami, Fla. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsThe Kidney Cancer Association (KCA) has established a CNN iReport channel for ... [Published BioPortfolio - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lift For Life Raises Funds and Awareness

The Penn State football team hopes to break the $1 million mark in fundraising for the Kidney Cancer Association. Activities related to the 12th annual Penn State Uplifting Athletes “Lift For Life” will begin on July 9, with a more fan interactive Lift ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Patient Participation Vital To Research

Kidney Cancer Association educates patients about the value of clinical trials. “Patients must understand the vital role they can play in advancing kidney cancer research,” says Bill Bro, CEO of the Kidney Cancer Association, a voluntary health organization ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 29 2014]
First reported May 06 2014 - Updated May 06 2014 - 1 reports

Work and history of the Kidney Cancer Association

Carrie Konosky talks to ecancertv at the EIKCS conference about the history and work of the Kidney Cancer Association. The organisation is active in 102 countries and promotes a better understanding of kidney cancer among both physicians and patient. ... [Published BioPortfolio - May 06 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

Take the Kidney Cancer Association Summer Fitness Challenge

Stay fit and healthy while building awareness of kidney cancer and the need for a cure. Did you know that exercise can play a key role in your recovery from cancer? Here's a fun way to improve your fitness, overall health, and your emotional response ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Apr 25 2014 - Updated Apr 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kidney Cancer Association Gathers Hundreds of Medical Professionals in Dublin

European International Kidney Cancer Symposium helps unlock cancer's secrets. Bringing together key individuals and representatives from leading laboratories and centers working with renal cell carcinoma, the Ninth European International Kidney Cancer ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 25 2014]

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...renal cell carcinoma (RCC), identifying prognostic risk is a key consideration," says Bill Bro , CEO of the Kidney Cancer Association (KCA). "We are pleased that a technology donation from Pfizer Oncology makes it possible for KCA to deploy a unique and easy-to-use smartphone application. KCA was among the first charities to offer a smartphone app for patients, and this donation extends a similar benefit to healthcare professionals."
"They're denying me access to medicines that work better than the mass-produced drugs I've tried," she says. "It will cost me and others hundreds of dollars per month."
...Meg Cabot, author of The Princess Diaries , says this "hilariously touching account of her battle with breast cancer will have you laughing even as you're reaching for the tissue box."

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Pfizer : Advanced RCC Prognostic Calculator Sma... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 20 2014]
As insurers end coverage for compounded drugs, ... [Published Beaver County Times - Oct 05 2014]
Kidney Cancer Association Inspire Community Ann... [Published PRWeb - Sep 30 2014]
Kidney Cancer Association Promotes Patient Survey [Published PRWeb - Sep 30 2014]
SELF's 2014 Cancer Resource Guide [Published Self - Sep 23 2014]
James W. Smith [Published Fayetteville Observer - Sep 21 2014]
As Insurers End Coverage for Compounded Drugs, ... [Published WTen.com - Sep 16 2014]
Kidney Cancer Association Joins CNN iReport [Published BioPortfolio - Jul 31 2014]
Lift For Life Raises Funds and Awareness [Published PRWeb - Jun 30 2014]
Patient Participation Vital To Research [Published PRWeb - Jun 29 2014]
Work and history of the Kidney Cancer Association [Published BioPortfolio - May 06 2014]
Take the Kidney Cancer Association Summer Fitne... [Published PRWeb - Apr 30 2014]
Kidney Cancer Association Gathers Hundreds of M... [Published PRWeb - Apr 25 2014]
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