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Video shows moment boy regains hearing after cancer

A nine-year-old cancer survivor who was left with severe hearing loss after chemotherapy medication is able to hear again, and the beautiful moment was captured on video. The emotional footage shows Liam Kelly, from Chicago, wriggling nervously as his cochlear implant is turned on, and breaking into a huge smile moments later as he realized he could hear the world clearly for the first time in seven years. When his mom Maureen, 38, asks ‘How do I sound?, the perplexed boy, who hadn’t heard her voice properly since he was…

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‘Cancer free’ Ben Stiller promotes new movie Brad’s Status

He was on the Today Show to talk about his new movie, Brad’s Status – and it seems Ben Stiller’s health status is good, too. The 51-year-old has been urging men to check for prostate cancer after being diagnosed himself.  ‘I’m three years now cancer-free and I’m really happy that getting the word out there about the PSA test has actually made a little bit of a difference,’ the 51-year-old told host Matt Lauer on Wednesday. Scroll down for video  Ben’s status: Stiller revealed he has been free from prostate for…

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Gilead to buy Kite for promising cancer therapies in $12 bln deal

Aug 28 (Reuters) – Gilead Sciences Inc has agreed to buy immunotherapy developer Kite Pharma Inc in an all-cash deal valued at $11.9 billion, the companies said on Monday. Gilead will pay $180 per share, representing a 29.4 percent premium over Kite’s Friday close. Gilead’s growth has been fueled by its pricey but revolutionary hepatitis C drugs but with fewer eligible patients and rising competition, sales have begun to fall. Wall Street and Gilead shareholders have long been expecting the company to use its cash pile for a big-ticket acquisition…

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