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New treatment destroys head and neck cancer tumours in trial

A new clinical trial in the United Kingdom using a “cocktail” of cancer medications has completely destroyed head and neck tumours for some patients with terminal cancer.

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Hempstead renames Delaware Ave. after 9/11 hero retired FDNY FF John R. Elges

Delaware Avenue in Hempstead will now be called Firefighter John R. Elges Avenue, after the FDNY firefighter who died of World Trade Center-related throat cancer in 2018 after a long fight with the disease. Firefighter Elges spent his 24-year FDNY career at Ladder 134 in Far Rockaway. He also served as captain of the Long […]

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Retired FDNY Firefighter Brian Kevan needs donor for bone-marrow transplant

Retired FDNY Firefighter Brian Kevan, 52, who responded to the World Trade Center terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 and spent months working during the recovery efforts afterward now needs a bone marrow transplant for the lymphoma he got as a result of his work there. Since no one in his family matched, the search […]

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