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Health

Discovery halts breast cancer stem cells

December 5, 2010

Breast cancer stem cells (CSCs), the aggressive cells thought to be resistant to current anti-cancer therapies and which promote metastasis, are stimulated by estrogen via a pathway that mirrors normal stem cell development.

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Pennsylvanians get ready for “Great American Smokeout”

November 21, 2010

Nov. 18 begins the 35th Annual American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout, and experts say you can add up to eight years to your life by quitting. In Pennsylvania, more than 2 million adults ages 18 and over are smokers, and close to 12 percent of youth ages 12 to 17 say they smoke.

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Casey: Protect seniors from Medicare premium increases

November 21, 2010

U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) joined Senators John F. Kerry (D-Mass.), Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) recently to introduce legislation to protect approximately 12 million seniors and individuals with disabilities who are scheduled to pay increased Medicare premiums next year.

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Recent News

Commentary

A Millennial Voice: When expression becomes sound — an interview with the artist known as PUNCHBAG

March 27, 2020

By Danae Reid Independent and underground artistry has been prevalent for years. With the help of the...

Food And Beverage

A Comfort Food Classic

March 27, 2020

CULINARY.NET ’Tis the season for comfort foods, and this recipe with crumbled bacon and cubed potatoes smothered...

Entertainment

Boomerang Season 2: A One On One with Leland B. Martin

March 28, 2020

By Kharisma McIlwaine New Jersey native, Leland B. Martin has been making waves in Hollywood on both...

Week In Review

Justices toss decision in media mogul’s discrimination case

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Byron Allen (Photo: Shutterstock) ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday threw...

Sun Report

Election limbo as coronavirus outbreak upends US primaries

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Early voters cast their ballots at the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building in Milwaukee, Wis....

Health

Where to find free, nutritious food in Philly during COVID-19

March 28, 2020

Where to find free, nutritious food during COVID-19 People’s Emergency Center  325 N. 39th St.  (19104) Upper...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff