Tag Archives: Cancer

Brave cancer surviver Demi thanks Mirror readers for support as she battles PTSD

A cancer survivor whose horrific experience with the disease left her with post-traumatic stress disorder has thanked Sunday Mirror readers for boosting our Christmas campaign. Thousands of you dug deep to give to Teenage Cancer Trust, which delivers support to the 2,200 13 to 24-year-olds diagnosed with the disease each year. Your donations help people… Read More »

AstraZeneca, Merck's Lynparza plows ahead in ovarian cancer with $1B-plus approval, phase 3 data

The year may be winding down, but AstraZeneca and Merck’s Lynparza sure isn’t. It picked up a blockbuster new approval late Wednesday and followed up the act by posting positive phase 3 data Thursday morning. U.S. regulators green-lighted the fast-growing PARP inhibitor in BRCA-mutated ovarian cancer patients who’ve responded partially or completely to an initial… Read More »