NEW YORK (AP) — Mets announcer Ron Darling says he has thyroid cancer and hopes to return to SNY's broadcast booth in about a month.
Darling issued a statement April 13 saying he planned to...
Eli Lilly to spend about $8B on Loxo Oncology
Eli Lilly is spending about $8 billion in cash to buy Loxo Oncology, as the drugmaker bulks up on cancer treatments that target certain gene abnormalities.
Loxo Oncology could launch a drug next year and targets an abnormality that occurs in several tumor types, including some lung and thyroid cancers, Lilly said in a prepared statement announcing the deal Monday.
Kevin Towers remembered for his love of baseball and people
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Theo Epstein remembered when he first met Kevin Towers, as a 21-year-old intern working in the San Diego Padres public relations department. Towers was the new general manager.
"I was just out of college," said Epstein, the Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations. "I was just a nobody, a faceless kid trying to be invisible and not get in the way. But there was never such a thing as a nobody to Kevin Towers — he just wasn't wired that way."
Oregon woman suspected of faking cancer may lose license
TUALATIN, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon State Board of Nursing may suspend the license of a Tualatin woman suspected of profiting financially by faking a cancer diagnosis.
Jenifer Gaskin announced in 2014 that she had been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. A friend established a GoFundMe page that brought in more than $10,000. The friend later became suspicious and police could not find proof that Gaskin had been at the three hospitals where she claimed to have received treatment.
TRUMBULL - First Selectman Tim Herbst is not going to let thyroid cancer get him down.
“As soon as I was diagnosed I told my doctors let’s get this done, I have a town to run and a campaign to get off the ground,” he said, the latter a reference to a possible run for governor.
Fukushima 4-year-old missing in Japan thyroid-cancer records
TOKYO (AP) — A child diagnosed with thyroid cancer after the Fukushima nuclear accident is missing from government checkup records, an aid group said Friday, raising questions about the thoroughness and transparency of the screenings.
Doctors: Radiation not biggest impact on Fukushima health
TOKYO (AP) — A total of 185 cases of thyroid cancer found in youngsters in the Japanese region hit by the 2011 nuclear disaster cannot be linked to radiation, which is not the biggest cause of health problems for residents, doctors said Thursday.
Ask the Doctors: No known link between vitamin D and cancer or Alzheimer’s
Dear Doctor: I had my thyroid removed because of papillary cancer, and my surgeon has advised me to take high levels of vitamin D. He says there may be a correlation between low vitamin D levels and the development of cancer and Alzheimer's disease. If I remember correctly, the normal blood range for vitamin D is between 30 and 60 nanograms per millileter. I take 8,000 units a day, which keeps my blood level near 60 ng/ml. What's the evidence for higher levels of vitamin D?
‘American Idol’ finalist Jax says she has thyroid cancer
EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — "American Idol" finalist Jax says she's battling thyroid cancer.
MyCentralJersey.com reports (http://mycj.co/2aIoTjd ) Jax was diagnosed in the spring and underwent surgery to remove the thyroid and several lymph nodes. The 20-year-old singer and songwriter from East Brunswick became chronically ill with respiratory and exhaustion issues during her journey on "American Idol."
- Business WireVeracyte Announces Publication of Clinical and Analytical Validation Data for Afirma Xpression AtlasSeptember 11, 2019
- Business WireGlobal Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer Drugs Market 2019-2023 | Presence of Reimbursement Policies for Chemotherapy to Boost the Market | TechnavioJune 14, 2019
- BusinessWireExelixis Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Provides Corporate UpdateNovember 1, 2018
- BusinessWireGlobal Thyroid Cancer Market and Competitive Landscape Report 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.comOctober 26, 2018
- BusinessWireVeracyte Announces New Study Published in JAMA Surgery Demonstrates Afirma GSC’s Ability to Significantly Reduce Unnecessary Surgeries in Thyroid Cancer DiagnosisMay 23, 2018