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Midlife fitness may be a real cancer fighter for men

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fit middle-aged men appear less likely to develop lung and colon cancer in later life than their out-of-shape peers. And if they do develop cancer, they are more likely to beat it, a new study suggests.

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Cancer patients want more info about CT risks

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) – – Some cancer patients would like more information on the health risks of their radiology tests, a new study found. “Before completing this study, I believed I understood what patients may wish to know and how to provide that information to them,” said Dr. Raymond Thornton, the study’s lead author from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City …

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Women with diabetes more likely to be diagnosed with advanced stage breast cancer

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Diabetes is associated with more advanced stage breast cancer, according to a new study by the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and Women's College Hospital.The findings, published today in the journal Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, confirm a strong link between diabetes and later stage breast cancer at diagnosis for Canadian women.

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Now, artificial sweetener to offer cure for aggressive cancers

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Washington, March 24 (ANI): Artificial sweetener can do more than just sweeten your foods, as a new study has found that the popular sugar substitute may lead to the development of drugs capable of combating aggressive cancers, with fewer side effects. Robert McKenna, Ph.D

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Managing stress uplifts mood in breast cancer patients

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

New York, March 23 (IANS): Providing women with skills to manage stress early in their breast cancer treatment can improve their mood and quality of life many years later, says a new study.

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World-first cancer drugs could work in larger group of patients

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Institute of Cancer Research ) A pioneering class of drugs that target cancers with mutations in the BRCA breast cancer genes could also work against tumors with another type of genetic fault, a new study suggests. Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, found that errors in a gene called CLBC leave cancer cells vulnerable to PARP inhibitor drugs. Around 2 percent of all tumors …

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Exercise pumps up effectiveness of breast cancer therapy, study finds

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aerobic exercise is no friend to breast tumors, says a new study which suggests that regular physical activity may be a “novel adjuvant treatment” for women with breast cancer.

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News – Citizens' Voice

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Colorectal cancers kill more Americans than any other cancer except lung cancer, but a new study suggests you can reduce your risk of the disease by laying off the cheeseburgers and pastramis and opting for a large salad or broiled salmon instead. After t

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News – Citizens' Voice

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Colorectal cancers kill more Americans than any other cancer except lung cancer, but a new study suggests you can reduce your risk of the disease by laying off the cheeseburgers and pastramis and opting for a large salad or broiled salmon instead. After t

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Viagra could help cure cancer: study

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anti-impotence drug Viagra may help treat certain cancers and neuro-degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's, a new study claims.

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