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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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World experts gather for refocusing on patients with small cell lung cancer

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

( International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer ) Small cell lung cancer will be the concentrated focus when 100 global experts in the field meet for a workshop hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer on April 22-24, 2015 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

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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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1 in 3 Breast Cancer Patients Interested in Genetic Testing

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

One in three women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer may want genetic testing, to see whether they are at risk for other types of cancer, or to look at the likelihood that a family member could develop cancer, according to a new study.

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Study Supports Use of Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Study Supports Use of Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer Category: Health News Created: 4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

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New role uncovered for 'oldest' tumor suppressor gene

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Institute of Cancer Research ) Scientists have revealed a brand new function for one of the first cancer genes ever discovered — the retinoblastoma gene — in a finding that could open up exciting new approaches to treatment.

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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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Vitamin D Supplements Might Slow Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Vitamin D Supplements Might Slow Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests Category: Health News Created: 3/23/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Study Questions Accuracy of Many Breast Cancer Biopsies

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Study Questions Accuracy of Many Breast Cancer Biopsies Category: Health News Created: 3/17/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

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