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Smoking

Tobacco Terminates At Least 60,000 More American Lives Than Previously Thought

By Peter R - Feb 12, 2015 01:28 PM EST

New research suggests that diseases not previously attributed to smoking were found to have caused the deaths.

Aluminium pressure cooker

Aluminium Traces In Everyday Items Causes Cancer And Alzheimer's

By R. Siva Kumar - Feb 11, 2015 07:48 PM EST

While patients of Alzheimer's and Cancer do not know it, aluminium traces in everyday products is dangerously debilitating.

Terminal Cancer

8 Signs the End is Near for Terminally Ill Cancer Patients: MD Anderson Cancer Center

By Peter R - Feb 10, 2015 08:05 AM EST

The signs if present, indicate imminent death in three days.

Coffee

Coffee Cuts Cancer: Four Cups of Jo a Day Linked to Less Endometrial Tumors

By Peter R - Feb 09, 2015 10:05 AM EST

Coffee can cut risk by 18 percent.

Smoking

58 Million Non-Smokers Inhale Tobacco Smoke Every Year in US: CDC

By Peter R - Feb 04, 2015 05:53 PM EST

New report from CDC numbers down since 1990s but more needs to be done.

Cancer

Half of UK Population Will Have to Deal with Cancer

By Peter R - Feb 04, 2015 09:10 AM EST

New estimates suggest one in two people in UK will develop cancer.

Breast Cancer

Breast Tumor Awareness Lacking Among Cancer Patients: Study

By Peter R - Jan 26, 2015 05:03 PM EST

A new study shows women who had surgical treatment for breast cancer were unaware about basic tumor facts.

Egg

Two-Step Egg 'Un'boilng Could Lead to Cheaper Cancer Treatments

By Peter R - Jan 26, 2015 03:35 PM EST

Researchers demonstrated a cheap and quick technique to untangle proteins by reversing egg boiling.

Sitting

Exercise Cannot Undo Health Hazards of Prolonged Sitting

By Peter R - Jan 21, 2015 08:46 AM EST

A new study points to manifold increase in risk due to cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer in people who sit too long irrespective of daily exercise.

Human embryonic stem cell line

Shanghai Driver Donates Stem Cells to 7-year-old British Cancer Patient

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 20, 2015 12:15 AM EST

Jiang Yongfeng is a 35-year-old Shanghai stem cell donor but his immune cells matched a 7-year-old recipient's in UK.

Cannabis plant

Dad Banned from Seeing Cancer-Stricken Daughter After Being Jailed For Treating Her With Cannabis

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 19, 2015 04:55 PM EST

Australian father, Adam Koessler, believes that he has treated his daughter successfully with cannabis, but has been imprisoned for giving her an 'illegal' drug.

Whales

Whale DNA Might Be Hiding Clues About Longevity

By Dustin M Braden - Jan 06, 2015 01:52 PM EST

Scientist are now looking into the genome of the Bowhead whale hoping to find clues that can be used to help humans live a longer life

Stuart Scott

ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies from Cancer

By Cheri Cheng - Jan 05, 2015 09:34 AM EST

Longtime 'SportsCenter' Anchor Stuart Scott died on Sunday from cancer.

Cancer

Getting Cancer is Like Losing a Lottery,Courtesy Random Gene Mutations

By Peter R - Jan 02, 2015 09:37 AM EST

New study shows how random mutations cause nearly two-thirds of adult cancers while inherited genetic defects or lifestyle related causes can be implicated only in one-third of adult cancers.

Man Calls 911 After Getting 'Too High' on Pot

Massachusetts Says Yes to Sale of Marijuana for Medical Use After It Approves Dispensary Permit

By Peter R - Jan 01, 2015 06:55 PM EST

Massachusetts becomes first state to give its nod.

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