Navigation Links
Can Cancer Be Funny? Fran Drescher, Award-Winning Actress and U.S. Special Envoy for Women's Health Will Speak at the National Press Club on April 14
Date:4/3/2009

WASHINGTON, April 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fran Drescher, an award-winning actress, author and comedienne who is now the U.S. State Department Special Envoy for Women's Health, will describe her amazement at her new job at a National Press Club luncheon on April 14.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO)

Drescher was instrumental in winning passage of the first Gynecological Cancer Education and Awareness Act. She now helps spend its money by trying to ensure that all women worldwide with cancer are diagnosed at Stage One, when it is most curable. Her publicist says she'll succeed because she is "a Russell" - with Rosalind's comic timing, Jane's curves and Jack's tenacity.

An eight-year uterine cancer survivor, Drescher authored Enter Whining and Cancer Schmancer, both New York Times best-sellers. She has received two Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations for her portrayal of "Miss Fine" on the CBS TV series "The Nanny," a show she also created, wrote, directed and executive-produced. She appeared in the HBO hit series "Entourage" and starred in the WB series "Living with Fran."

As a stage actress, Drescher performed in Neil La Bute's "Some Girls," directed by Jo Bonney; "The Exonerated," directed by Bob Balaban; and most recently in the New York Philharmonic's "Camelot" at Lincoln Center. She says her proudest film roles, among dozens, are a memorable five-minute appearance in "This Is Spinal Tap" and stardom in "Beautician and the Beast," with Timothy Dalton.

The National Press Club luncheon will begin promptly at 12:30 p.m. and Drescher's remarks will begin just after 1:00 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session. Advance reservations should
'/>"/>

SOURCE National Press Club
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Conventional prognostic factors fail to explain better prostate cancer survival in most Asian men
2. Survival differences by race most apparent in advanced stages of breast cancer
3. MRI finds breast cancer before it becomes dangerous
4. Investigators uncover intriguing clues to why persistent acid reflux sometimes turns into cancer
5. Pathway links inflammation, angiogenesis and breast cancer
6. Radiologists encouraged to look beyond cancer for clinically unseen diseases
7. Diet high in meat, fat and refined grains linked to risk for colon cancer recurrence, death
8. Immune deficiency linked to a type of eye cancer
9. Drop in breast cancer incidence linked to hormone use, not mammograms
10. Breast cancer prevention practices vary across Canada
11. First biomarker discovered that predicts prostate cancer outcome
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2015)... 2015 Genomic medicine experts have sequenced ... for the first time, key information for understanding and ... the newly posted story on the Surviving Mesothelioma ... British Columbia, the British Columbia Cancer Agency, and PhenoPath ... underlying molecular alterations and mutations that can lead to ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 ... in the media regarding recent changes and proposals around ... TV , current and former collegiate student-athletes across a ... experiences and reflect on common challenges. The special panel ... the country in sports ranging from football, track and ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Healthpointe’s otolaryngologists, medical practitioners who attend ... disorders, are now offering a wide variety of treatments ... characterized by the presence of phantom sounds or ringing ... is a prevalent symptom that can arise due to ... tinnitus can impede a person’s quality of life. , ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Viejo, California (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 ... announced a new overlay entitled Scratches 5K from Pixel ... grungy scratch effects to any media inside Final Cut ... Studios. “StoryBoard Corporate saves time and is an effective ... media using FCPX Overlay Scratches 5K's intuitive grunge overlays. ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Purity ... dietary supplements announces the release of their revolutionary ... shown in two randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical studies ... waist and hip size. MuffinStop™ is a combination ... and Garcinia mangostana, fused together to create one ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Genomics Research May Help Doctors Tailor Mesothelioma Treatment, According to Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:SCI TV Panel of Former College Athletes Discusses Student Athlete Experience 2Health News:SCI TV Panel of Former College Athletes Discusses Student Athlete Experience 3Health News:Healthpointe now Offering Tinnitus Treatments in Clinics throughout Southern California 2Health News:Pixel Film Studios Unveiled Scratches 5k for Final Cut Pro X Editors 2Health News:Purity Products Releases Revolutionary New Weight Loss Product, MuffinStop™ 2
... medicines will no longer be available to Canadians from supermarkets ... are aimed at preventing addicts from making crystal meth. //The ... be affected by the ban which will come into force ... sell about 15 medicines which are of the single ingredient ...
... might soon have a vaccine to combat a disease (cervical ... Merck had submitted details of a cervical cancer vaccine, // ... types of infection with the human papilloma virus (HPV) to ... ,Another vaccine, developed by GlaxoSmithKline wound soon be approved for ...
... Medical Sciences has revealed that early stroke and dementia maybe due ... Incidences of blood pressure at an early age should not be ... a lesser blood flow to it due to hypertension, thus raising ... ,This has been confirmed in as many as 33% ...
... rate of intentional injury. This includes cases like suicide and ... a mental health advocate blames the mental health service or ... higher than that seen in Adelaide. He is calling ... kindly donate money to improve the child and adolescent health ...
... Department of Health Services would be banning Mexican candies with ... high levels of lead// in Mexican candies the Officials ... high amount of lead. It is known that there are ... Government is planning to have stringent quality check testing of ...
... treatment for cancer is a drug or substance that stops ... obliterating// or stopping cancer to spread. ,With the same ... report that a compound related to vitamin A is useful ... preventing or slowing tumour growth in mice prone to lung ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cervical Cancer Vaccine Show Promise In Prevention 2Health News:A treatment for lung cancer: similar to Vitamin A but with few side effects. 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... , March 27, 2015 ... prospects for leading ophthalmic drug companies  What ... pharma ophthalmic industry ? Visiongain,s brand new report ... opportunities and prospects there. Our 242-page report ... lucrative areas in the industry and the future market ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 27, 2015 The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) ... while working toward prevention and a cure – today ... a federal resolution (H. Res. 174) that supports the ... Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month." Currently there are ... more than 110,000 new cases are diagnosed yearly, according ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... March 27, 2015 RnRMarketResearch.com ... therapeutic market research report of 52 pages with ... business intelligence library. The report "Visceral ... the therapeutic development for Visceral Pain, complete with ... drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 2Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 3Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 4Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 5Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 6Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 7The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) Secures the Introduction of a Federal Resolution Recognizing March 2015 as "National Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month" 2Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 2Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 3Visceral Pain Pipeline Review H1 2015 Market Research Report 4
... Nov. 9 New data from the JUPITER,study ... major cardiovascular (CV) events (defined in this,study as ... hospitalization for unstable angina, or death from CV,causes) ... among men and women,with elevated hsCRP but low ...
... 7 Data from an investigational,open-label, randomized ... alfa) in treating anemia in subjects with ... were presented today at the American Society,of ... dosing groups, including the FDA-approved,three-times-per-week (TIW) regimen, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CRESTOR Demonstrates Dramatic CV Risk Reduction in a Large Statin Outcomes Study 2CRESTOR Demonstrates Dramatic CV Risk Reduction in a Large Statin Outcomes Study 3CRESTOR Demonstrates Dramatic CV Risk Reduction in a Large Statin Outcomes Study 4CRESTOR Demonstrates Dramatic CV Risk Reduction in a Large Statin Outcomes Study 5Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting 2Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting 3Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting 4Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting 5Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting 6
No. 1. 30 mm conventional blades. Thin well-rounded tips....
Adjustable wire speculum with 17 mm open blades. Lid tension adjustable throughout procedure with thumb screw control. Shaft angled 45 degrees. Manufactured in titanium....
Solid 13.5 mm wide by 5 mm deep blades. Edge of blades serrated. Dull finish....
Adjustable lid speculum angled 45 degrees with 17 mm curved solid blades and aspiration ports to remove excess fluid from around the eye during ocular procedures....
Medicine Products: