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Second Jury Trial Implicates Roundup in Lymphatic Cancer

August 10, 2018, a jury ruled in favor of plaintiff Dewayne Johnson in a truly historic case against Monsanto1 (now owned by Bayer AG2,3). Johnson — the first of several thousand pending legal cases — claimed Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup caused his Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Forty-six-year-old Johnson sprayed about 150 gallons of Roundup 20 to 40 times… Read More »

'It took years to get over the trauma of being diagnosed with cancer' – Mum told she had aggressive breast cancer at just 32

Sarah Murray with her daughter Sadie (5) and and nine-month-old son Seán, who was born after breast cancer treatment. Photo: Mark Condren ‘It took years to get over the trauma of being diagnosed with cancer’ – Mum told she had aggressive breast cancer at just 32 Independent.ie Four years ago, Sarah Murray was in her… Read More »

Bladder cancer: What to know about BCG treatment

Bacillus Calmette–Guerin is a form of immunotherapy that doctors can use to treat some forms of bladder cancer. Following surgery to remove the cancer, this treatment can help prevent the cancer from returning. In this article, we will discuss what Bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) therapy is, when doctors use it, and what to expect during treatment.… Read More »