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Two New Drugs for Melanoma

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The medications are a help but don’t cure the deadliest skin cancer By Dr. Cynthia Paulis There seems be a breakthrough in treatment for melanoma patients with two drugs approved by the FDA last year, Yervoy (ipilimumab) and Zelboraf (vemurafenib). Melanoma, a skin cancer, causes death in almost 9,000 Americans annually and has had an [&hellip
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Eating Through the Nose

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K-E diet, though popular with brides, has complications connected to it By Dr. Cynthia Paulis My cellphone rang the other night, and a chirpy voice wanted to know where I had been. It was the food police. After losing 40 pounds on Jenny Craig, I figured I could go it alone, so I dropped out [&hellip
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What’s Opening on the Lower East Side

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Christian Vautier Le Concept (254 Broome Street) http://www.cvleconcept.com/ A brand new chocolate boutique that makes it’s treats in house, and can seat twenty guests to enjoy the signature chocolates, French pastries, and coffees.  This is the eponymous Chef’s first US venture, after working as a chocolatier in France and Japan.  This is sure to be [&hellip
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The Playlist: The ultimate music for biking NYC

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By George Denison Cycling through the five boroughs is like being followed around by an amazing orchestra with a huge horn section. The noise from some intersections could knock you down. But a weekday breeze through the park can give you the closest thing to silence in this city. After riding a while, you’d be [&hellip
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BIKELANDIA! Event Schedule

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SPONSORED BY BICYCLING MAGAZINE(Please note: Amazing bicycles, accessories and raffle prizes will be given away by our exhibitors and sponsors in between speakers and panels. Be sure to sign up at participating booths and check in for the results) SATURDAY, APRIL 28 Emcee: Allen Houston, executive editor of NYPress.com and the Manhattan Media Newspaper Group [&hellip
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