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HPV vaccination for boys needs more awareness: oncologist & MP

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Vaccinating boys against the human papillomavirus might be cost effective over their lifetimes to prevent a type of throat and mouth cancer, new Canadian modelling suggests.

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HPV vaccine for boys may prevent cancer and save money

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Vaccinating boys against the human papillomavirus (HPV) might be cost effective over their lifetimes to prevent a type of throat and mouth cancer, new Canadian modelling suggests.

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Like Angelina Jolie, Chicago Woman with BRCA1 Gene Opts for Preventative Surgery

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last march, Lincoln Park's Erin Kerewich, mother of two, felt a lump in her breast.

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Cancer ‘reality check’ inspires Hartlepool charity gigs

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

A MUSICIAN who suffered a six-month cancer scare after doctors found a lump in his throat now has a passion for raising money for people with the disease and has organised two charity gigs.

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AstraZeneca Launches New Website for People with Advanced Medullary Thyroid Cancer

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — In the United States for 2014, about 62,900 new thyroid cancer cases will be diagnosed.

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Cancer chic offers support to young women with disease

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

With her oldest daughter just past three, and her youngest at 15 months, Karla Laing was fired up, anxious to get her body back in shape, toiling every day to become fitter than she’d ever been.

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Mouth Cancer: People Suffer Symptoms For Too Long Before Seeking Help

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Most people with kidney or bladder cancer symptoms will see their doctor after two days, but people with symptoms of mouth cancer tend to wait weeks before getting medical help. New research has been published in a bid to raise awareness about symptoms. People with cancers of the mouth and the oesophagus – the tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach – are waiting longer between …

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Michael Douglas Admits He Had Tongue Cancer, Not Throat Cancer

| October 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Michael Douglas was very candid about his stage-four throat cancer battle in 2010. But it turns out, he wasn't telling the truth about his diagnosis.

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Eating, Swallowing Exercises May Aid Throat Cancer Patients

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Title: Eating, Swallowing Exercises May Aid Throat Cancer Patients Category: Health News Created: 9/19/2013 4:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 9/20/2013 12:00:00 AM

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HPV May Also Raise Risk of Throat Cancer

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Title: HPV May Also Raise Risk of Throat Cancer Category: Health News Created: 7/24/2013 6:35:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 7/25/2013 12:00:00 AM

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