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Therapy Dogs Help Cancer Patients Cope With Tough Treatments

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Title: Therapy Dogs Help Cancer Patients Cope With Tough Treatments Category: Health News Created: 1/20/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

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More Screening Could Cut Annual Colon Cancer Deaths by 21,000: Study

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Title: More Screening Could Cut Annual Colon Cancer Deaths by 21,000: Study Category: Health News Created: 3/12/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Tetanus Shot Helped Boost Brain Cancer Survival, Small Study Finds

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Title: Tetanus Shot Helped Boost Brain Cancer Survival, Small Study Finds Category: Health News Created: 3/12/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/13/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Title: Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women Category: Health News Created: 4/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Suzanne Somers Reveals Terrifying Cancer Misdiagnosis

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Suzanne Somers beat cancer after being diagnosed in 2001, so one could imagine how horrified she was six years ago when doctors told her that her cancer was back. In the end, the diagnosis was false, but her health was still being threatened.

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Asbestos exposure "unlikely to cause major health problems"

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low.

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Asbestos 'unlikely to cause health issues for residents'

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low. Nevertheless care should always be taken to minimise inhalation of asbestos fibres.

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Molecular signature for outcomes of triple negative breast cancer

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

( University of Utah Health Sciences ) Compared to other types of breast cancer, triple negative breast cancers are often more aggressive and have fewer treatment options. In a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute and the University of Utah have identified a molecular mechanism that triple negative breast …

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Study Yields Genetic Insights Into Pancreatic Cancer

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Study Yields Genetic Insights Into Pancreatic Cancer Category: Health News Created: 4/9/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/10/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Study Probes Use of MRI to Spot Pancreatic Cancer in High-Risk Patients

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Study Probes Use of MRI to Spot Pancreatic Cancer in High-Risk Patients Category: Health News Created: 4/8/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

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