January 23, 2009

Tea Could Cut Breast Cancer Risk
AOL News – Jan. 22
But it won't help older women who consume comparable amounts of tea, according to a study at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., the Telegraph newspaper reported Thursday.

Three cups of tea a day 'slashes breast cancer risk' for under 50s
Daily Mail (London) – Jan. 22
To study its effect on breast tumours, a team of US researchers led by Dr Nagi Kumar at the Moffitt Cancer Centre in Tampa, Florida, studied 5,000 women aged between 20 and 74 who had been treated for breast cancer.

Three Cups of Tea Daily Could Cut Breast Cancer Risk
FOXNews.com – Jan. 22
Researchers at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Florida discovered an increased intake of tea reduced the risk among ladies under the age of 50 by up to 37 percent.

Three Cuppas A Day Can Cut Risk Of Breast Cancer 
UK Daily Express – Jan. 22
A team of US researchers led by Dr Nagi Kumar at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, studied 5,000 women aged 20 to 74 who had been treated for breast cancer.

Tea Can Cut Breast Cancer Risk: Study
I Really Should Study.com – Jan. 22
A recent study led by Dr. Nagi Kumar of the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida has shown that drinking three cups of tea per day significantly lowers breast cancer risk in women under the age of 50.

3 Businesses Battle For Chamber Honor
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 21
His business supports several University of South Florida organizations, Masque Community Theatre, Moffitt Cancer Center events, youth sports teams and church fundraisers.

Health Workshops
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 21
The event is co-sponsored by H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and the Friends of the SouthShore Regional Library.

Florida uncorks a new year of wine events, and with celebrity chefs
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 21
Proceeds benefit the Abilities Foundation and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center. Details: tampabaywineandfoodfestival.com.

Tandem autologous hematopoietic cell transplants do not improve multiple myeloma outcomes 
Reuters Health – Jan. 20
"This systematic review shows how important it is to take into consideration the totality of the evidence," Dr. Ambuj Kumar from Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, told Reuters Health.

Obama inauguration: a singular moment in American history
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 20
"People needed a reason to celebrate,'' explained Peggy Stines-Munnings, a resource specialist at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, who flew up for the inauguration with her husband and two young daughters despite having no tickets for any events.

West Palm Beach conference to focus on drug, vaccine that kill brain tumors
South Florida Sun-Sentinel – Jan. 17
Dr. Steven Brem, neuro-oncology chief at nationally known H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, will praise Avastin at the conference.

Tampa's wish list for stimulus reaches $695-million
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 17
She also said she would promote funding for a research facility at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

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