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Source: Fox News

Bride was diagnosed with cancer days before dream wedding

Today 07:00 GMT

A Pennsylvania woman who was diagnosed with cancer just days before she tied the knot at her dream wedding bravely marched down the aisle with an IV drip in her arm and had to get a dose of nausea medication before cutting her own cake.

“You can be upbeat and make the best of it, or you can be unhappy and make it hard for you and everyone around you.”. LAS VEGAS WOMAN LEARNS COUGH DISMISSED AS 'ALLERGIES' WAS ACTUALLY CANCER SYMPTOM. Heil, who said she had a 6.5-centimeter tumor on her left kidney and an abscess that was infecting her bloodstream, had initially chalked her symptoms up to stress about the wedding. “I thought it was just stress, I had 150 guests coming to my wedding,” she told SWNS.

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Source: Fox News

Las Vegas woman learns cough dismissed as 'allergies' was actually cancer symptom

Thursday 00:35 GMT

A 27-year-old woman whose persistent cough was allegedly dismissed as allergies three times before a fourth visit to the doctor landed her in the hospital with a cancer diagnosis is urging others to advocate for their own health.

Bechtold said seeing other cancer survivors post inspirational photos signifying the end of their treatment helped keep her optimistic, and she started her own Instagram blog as well.

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Source: The Guradian

Monsanto: Roundup substantial factor in man’s cancer, jury finds in key verdict

Wednesday 20:54 GMT

A federal jury in San Francisco found Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide was a substantial factor in causing the cancer of a California man, in a landmark verdict that could affect hundreds of other cases.

Although the judge restricted the first part of the trial to a limited discussion of Hardeman’s cancer, he issued something of a rebuke of the company in one procedural order last week, saying: “Although the evidence that Roundup causes cancer is quite equivocal, there is strong evidence from which a jury could conclude that Monsanto does not particularly care whether its product is in fact giving people cancer, focusing instead on manipulating public opinion and undermining anyone who raises genuine and legitimate concerns about the issue.” Jennifer Moore, one of the plaintiff’s attorneys, said in an interview before the verdict: “Monsanto has placed an unsafe product on the market, has manipulated the science and manipulated public opinion and has consistently misled people into believing Roundup is safe.”

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Source: DW

Roundup cancer case: US jury deals blow to Bayer

Wednesday 22:45 GMT

German chemical giant Bayer may have to pay damages to a California resident who developed cancer after years-long use of the herbicide Roundup.

A US jury concluded on Tuesday that the Roundup weed killer was a "substantial factor" incausing cancer in a 70-year-old California man.


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