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Breast Cancer

Cattle Virus That Causes Leukemia Triples Breast Cancer Risk In Women

By Peter R - Sep 17, 2015 02:29 PM EDT

The Bovine Leukemia Virus can spread to humans through infected milk, meat and blood. However the study does not establish if the virus itself causes breast cancer.

Childhood cancer

Indoor Pesticide Use Increases Blood Cancer Risk In Children, Study Warns

By Peter R - Sep 15, 2015 02:48 PM EDT

The study claims indoor pesticide use increases risk of lymphoma by 43 percent and leukemia by 47 percent.

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Angelina Jolie News: More Men Want To Undergo Double Mastectomy After Actress’ Anti-Cancer Procedure

By Maria Slither - Sep 14, 2015 12:15 PM EDT

Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy last year has been the inspiration for both men and women with the possiblity of getting breast cancer to do the same operation.

Picture taken through a laboratory microscope which shows a protein obtained from ticks salivary glands to be used for melanoma tumorals cells --a kind of skin cancer-- at the molecular centre of Butantan Institute, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on August 25, 200

Cancer 'Sponge' Can Reduce Tumor Growth And Risk Of Recurrence

By R. Siva Kumar - Sep 11, 2015 10:36 AM EDT

A new implantable device can be a "super-attractor" for cancer cells.

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Blood Test Detects Breast Cancer Months Before Relapse

By Peter R - Aug 27, 2015 04:00 PM EDT

The test developed by researchers in UK looks for tumor DNA which were missed by treatment after first cancer occurrence.

Cancer

Cancerous Cells Cured by Reprogramming RNA, Study

By Peter R - Aug 25, 2015 03:16 PM EDT

The study holds promise of cancer cure if it can replicated outside the lab.

Aspirin

Aspirin Can Lower Colon Cancer Risk Over Five Years: Study

By Peter R - Aug 25, 2015 12:02 PM EDT

The study however stopped short of recommending aspirin and other NSAIDs to prevent colon cancer.

Alcohol

Light Alcohol Consumption Can Also Increase Risk Of Cancers: Study

By Peter R - Aug 19, 2015 05:14 PM EDT

The study found that women had increased risk of breast cancer while male smokers who consumed up to drinks a day were at increased risk of several cancers.

Sunflowers

Man Planted Nearly 400 Acres of Sunflowers to Honor Wife who Passed from Cancer

By Cheri Cheng - Aug 19, 2015 11:37 AM EDT

A man from Wisconsin planted nearly 400 acres of sunflowers in honor of his late wife.

Coffee

Coffee Could Be Colon Cancer Magic Pill: Study

By Peter R - Aug 18, 2015 09:17 AM EDT

A new study has shown that four cups of caffeinated coffee a day can lower risk of colon cancer tumor relapse and death risk by 52 percent.

John Farrell

Boston Red Sox John Farrell Leaves after Revealing Cancer Diagnosis

By Cheri Cheng - Aug 15, 2015 10:35 AM EDT

John Farrell, the manager of the Boston Red Sox, revealed Friday that he has been diagnosed with a highly curable form of cancer.

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Angelina Jolie News Update: Actress Rumored to be on the Verge of Dying

By Maria Slither - Aug 14, 2015 12:53 PM EDT

Frail-looking Angelina Jolie might be hiding a very serious health illness.

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Report: Timberwolves Coach Flip Saunders Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

By Cheri Cheng - Aug 11, 2015 02:53 PM EDT

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach, Flip Saunders, revealed that he has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Early Cancer Detection Triples Patient Survival

By R. Siva Kumar - Aug 11, 2015 11:44 AM EDT

Only by identifying the illness in Stage 1, can patients boost their health and survival.

A can of milk is emptied at the farm Baumhoegger-Wieden of farmer Klaus Wieden on November 6, 2008 in Imbach near Leverkusen, Germany.

Could Milk Be White Poison?

By R. Siva Kumar - Aug 06, 2015 04:52 AM EDT

Studies show that while milk may be adulterated on the one hand, its raw form is also not safe.

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