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Cancer Support Community North Texas Company Profile

08:04 EST 14th November 2018 | BioPortfolio

The mission of Cancer Support Community North Texas (formerly Gilda’s Club) is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. The innovative program offered at Cancer Support Community North Texas is an essential complement to medical care, providing networking groups, workshops, education and social activities. Free of charge and nonprofit, it is a place where people learn how to live with cancer, whatever the outcome. The Cancer Support Community North Texas Affiliate Network provides high-quality psychological and social support through a network of nearly 50 local affiliates, more than 100 satellite locations, 24/7 online support and social networking, and an institute dedicated to research and training.


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Texas A&M study links breast cancer to the body's internal clock

(Texas A&M University) For years, doctors have associated the BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations with an increased risk of breast cancer. But researchers at Texas A&M University have now identified anothe...

Alarming Suicide Rate Jolts Texas Community Into Action

Tyler, Texas, and the surrounding county has the highest suicide rate among the state’s 25 most populous counties and community leaders are determined to change that.

UTA researcher patents 'roach motel' for cancer

(University of Texas at Arlington) The University of Texas at Arlington has successfully patented in Europe an implantable medical device that attracts and kills circulating cancer cells that was inve...

MD Anderson and nation's top cancer centers endorse goal of eliminating HPV-related cancers

(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) Recognizing that vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV) remain low across the U.S., particularly in Texas, The University of Texas MD A...

State Highlights: Texas Community Still Grappling With Fallout After School Shooting; New York’s Highest Court Knocks Down ‘Soft Cap’ On Insurers’ Executive Pay

Media outlets report on news from Texas, New York, New Hampshire, Georgia, California, Ohio, Maryland, Oregon, D.C., Kansas and Illinois.

Delta Dental Community Care Foundation Awards $160,000 Grant to UTHealth School of Dentistry to ...

HOUSTON, Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Delta Dental Community Care Foundation announced today that it awarded The University of Texas Health Science Center at Read more...

State Highlights: Union Accuses Mass. Watchdog Overseeing Nursing Ballot Initiative Of Having Bias; Officials Confirm Case Of Legionnaire’s Disease At D.C. Senior Living Community

Media outlets report on news from Massachusetts, D.C., Texas, North Carolina, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, California, Connecticut and Virginia.

Community pharmacists can spot early signs of cancer, research shows

Community pharmacists have the potential to help identify early signs of cancer in patients and refer them to specialists.

PubMed Articles [7982 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Distinct epidemiological profiles associated with inflammatory breast cancer (IBC): A comprehensive analysis of the IBC registry at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

To date, studies on inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) lack comprehensive epidemiological data. We analyzed detailed prospectively collected clinical and epidemiological data from the IBC Registry at Th...

Molecular resolution to a morphological controversy: the case of North American fossil muskoxen Bootherium and Symbos.

The musk ox (Ovibos moschatus) is the only surviving member of a group of Pleistocene North American musk ox genera (Praeovibos, Ovibos, Bootherium, Euceratherium, and Soergelia) whose taxonomy is unc...

Stillbirth Still a Problem in Texas: TMA Develops New Recommendations.

The Texas Medical Association Committee on Reproductive, Women's, and Perinatal Health developed new recommendations on stillbirth, which the House of Delegates approved in May.

Coming of Age: Celebrating 15 Years of Texas Tort Reform.

After 15 years, the power of Texas' tort reforms shows up in both the numbers and the attitudes of physicians across the state, with less pressure to practice defensively, and more specialists fil...

Preferences for models of peer support in the digital era: A cross-sectional survey of people with cancer.

Many people with cancer report an unmet need for peer support, yet participation rates are low. This study examined cancer patients' preferences for participating in peer support, and the characterist...

Clinical Trials [12091 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Epidemiology of Community Acquired Pneumonia in North Israel

Pneumonia in general and CAP in particular is considered as one of the most common bacterial infections, associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality and is highly significant eco...

The Impact of Texas Senate Bill 42 on Middle School Children's Level of Physical Activity

The purpose of this study was twofold: 1) to assess awareness of and adherence to Texas SB42 among a representative sample of public middle schools in Texas; and 2) to assess the impact o...

Activating Community Support for Substance Users

Efforts to improve methadone maintenance outcomes are often thwarted by strong social networks that reinforce substance use and other risk behaviors. The proposed study the feasibility and...

Internet-Based Exercise and Diet Support in Prostate Cancer Survivors

This pilot clinical trial studies how well the True NTH Community of Wellness internet-based exercise and diet support works in improving diet and exercise habits in prostate cancer surviv...

Community Interventions in Non-medical Settings to Increase Informed Decision Making for Prostate Cancer Screening

This project is a community based participatory research collaboration that will enable increased informed decision making (IDM) for prostate cancer screening in Hispanic and African-Ameri...

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Cancer Support Community North Texas

The mission of Cancer Support Community North Texas (formerly Gilda’s Club) is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action...

Incyte Corporation and Cancer Support Community Delaware (CSCDE)

The mission of Cancer Support Community Delaware is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community. Thr...

Cancer Support Community

The Cancer Support Community's Research and Training Institute examines the critical role of social and emotional support for those living with cancer and studies the distinctive needs of survivors an...

Texas Center for Proton Therapy

Texas Center for Proton Therapy is the North Texas region’s first proton therapy center. The center features latest-generation technology, including pencil-beam scanning and ...

Arcadian Health

Arcadian Management Services, founded in 1996, provides high-quality, cost-effective administrative infrastructure and management services to health care physicians, hospitals and health plans. In ord...

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