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Are you at risk of lung cancer? New study finds risk factors include more than just heavy smoking

Carried out by researchers from the University of Crete, Greece and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway, together the team looked

Are we winning the war on cancer? What to know

New cancer cases and deaths are both predicted to rise over the next two decades, according to the latest World Cancer

Self-exams can help detect testicular cancer — the most common cancer among young men

 

SUGAR LAND – (April 13, 2018) – Most men aren’t thinking about cancer during their 20s and 30s when they’re

Doctor’s own diagnosis drives quest for a cancer cure

by Kerry SHERIDAN BETHESDA, United States | AFP | Christian Hinrichs knew his life had forever changed the day he thought he was

Houston Methodist Sugar Land offers support and assistance to cancer survivors and patients

SUGAR LAND – Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital now offers a wide range of support groups and programs designed to improve the physical,

Women who work nights face higher cancer risk: study

MIAMI, | AFP 1/8/2018 – Women who regularly work the night shift in Europe and North America may face a 19 percent higher

Across Asia, liver cancer is linked to herbal remedies: study

MIAMI | AFP | Wednesday 10/18/2017 – Researchers have uncovered widespread evidence of a link between traditional Chinese herbal remedies and liver cancer

40 percent of US cancers linked to excess weight

WASHINGTON | AFP | About 40 percent of all cancers in the United States — more than 630,000 in all —

First cancer gene therapy gets US go-ahead

by Kerry Sheridan MIAMI | AFP – US regulators on Wednesday approved the first gene therapy against cancer — a treatment

Death rates far higher for ‘alternative’ cancer cures: study

 

by Marlowe HOOD PARIS | AFP | – People who choose alternative cures for common cancers are up to five times more