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Iowa boy who died of cancer lights up the hearts of many with his obituary

Added: 14.07.2018 6:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

July 14, 2018 6:26 PM
IOWA - A five-year-old boy whose life was snuffed out by a rare form of cancer last week has light up the hearts of many with his spunk and humour in his obituary which he helped conceive.

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Talc verdict against Johnson & Johnson defies science

Added: 14.07.2018 3:37 | 0 views | 0 comments

There's little evidence to support lawsuits claiming that talcum powder or Roundup causes cancer in people. That doesn't stop juries from awarding hefty sums.


Discovery Could Lead To New Treatments For Cancer, Neurodegeneration, Aging And Viral Infections

Added: 13.07.2018 18:49 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers at the University of Zurich (UZH) have made a discovery that could offer new possibilities for the treatment of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, aging processes and viral infections.

Tags: EU, Cancer, Cher

What are the symptoms of stage 4 breast cancer?

Added: 13.07.2018 18:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

When breast cancer reaches stage 4, it will have spread from the breast to other parts of the body. Cancer cells in new parts of the body can cause a wide variety of symptoms. Here, we explain the symptoms that occur when breast cancer spreads to the bones, liver, or brain. We also cover other symptoms and treatment.


Johnson & Johnson still battling thousands of cases involving its baby powder

Added: 13.07.2018 17:42 | 0 views | 0 comments

Some women claim the company's talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer

Tags: Women, USA, Cancer

Jury awards nearly $4.7 billion in powder case

Added: 13.07.2018 17:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

A St. Louis jury awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families after they claimed asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed to their ovarian cancer. (July 13)


J&J vows to overturn $4.7 billion talc verdict but experts see hurdles

Added: 13.07.2018 17:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

Johnson & Johnson has vowed to appeal a $4.7 billion verdict awarded to 22 women who claim asbestos-contaminated talc in the company's products gave them ovarian cancer by arguing the plaintiffs' science was flawed and the case should not have been heard in Missouri.


J&J ordered to pay record $6b in talc powder case

Added: 13.07.2018 17:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

July 14, 2018 5:00 AM
NEW YORK • A jury in the US state of Missouri has ordered Johnson & Johnson (J&J) to pay a record US$4.69 billion (S$6.4 billion) to 22 women who alleged that the company's talc-based products, including its Baby Powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer.


‘I want 5 bouncy houses’: Boy prepares own obituary, funeral before dying from rare cancer

Added: 13.07.2018 13:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

A five-year-old boy who died of a rare form of cancer prepared a heartbreaking obituary for himself before he passed away.


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