Content about Cancer

January 10, 2010

James V. Caruso plans to begin marketing a drug named Folotyn in January for T-cell lymphoma, a rare and usually aggressive blood cancer for which he claims patients have “no options.”

A one month treatment using Folotyn costs: $30,000, according to the New York Times (NYT), which Caruso says is “fairly priced,” and “benchmarked” against other drugs marketed for cancer, which also run into the thousands.

December 1, 2009

Recent graduate and Family Nurse Practitioner Mrs. Bilqees Abdallah, a member of the International Quranic Open University (IQOU) and Muslims of America (MOA), seeks to open an independent clinic for family care and midwifery services.

ISLAMBERG- Recent graduate and Family Nurse Practitioner Mrs. Bilqees Abdallah, a member of the International Quranic Open University (IQOU) and Muslims of America (MOA), seeks to open an independent clinic for family care and midwifery services. She shares her story: “My interest in the medical field began in 1998 after sustaining many injuries from a tragic car accident. The doctors, surgeons, nurses, physical therapist and medical assistants who tended to me were proficient, kind, and caring during this very helpless time in my life.