Breast Cancer: Winning the Battles, Losing the War : Joint Hearing Before the Select Committee on Aging and the Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session, October 1, 1992, Volumen4
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Página 37 - Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, constituting 32 percent of all cancers in women.
Página 79 - These are times in which a genius would wish to live. It is not in the still calm of life, or the repose of a pacific station, that great characters are formed.
Página 101 - I have been listening with a great deal of interest to what you had to say. It has been very informative and comprehensive, but it is subject to this suggestion: So far you have devoted all your remarks — at least, I got that impression — to a discussion of your work in the western parts of the United States.
Página 5 - HAVE PLEDGED TO FIGHT THAT ARTIFICIAL BUDGET ALLOCATION AND FIREWALLS CONSTRAINT IF THAT IS WHAT IT TAKES. WE MUST MAKE THE SEARCH FOR A CURE TO CANCER, ALL CANCER INCLUDING PROSTATE CANCER, A TOP NATIONAL PRIORITY. THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS SPENT MORE ON DEFENSE RELATED RESEARCH IN THE LAST THREE YEARS THAN WE HAVE SPENT ON ALL BIO-MEDICAL RESEARCH CONDUCTED SINCE THE TURN OF THE CENTURY. THE PENTAGON HAS A RESEARCH BUDGET OF $35 BILLION THIS YEAR TO SPEND ON MORE INGENIOUS MEANS OF DESTRUCTION...
Página 9 - I would ask unanimous consent that my full statement be made a part of the record.
Página 54 - Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense regardless of how it turns out . It is hope, above all, which gives the strength to live and continually try new things.
Página 58 - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, BEFORE THE HOUSE SELECT COMMITTEE ON AGING, SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE, FEBRUARY 19, 1986 Good morning Mr.