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How The Opioid Crisis Could Lead To More Cases Of Liver Cancer In Oregon

The opioid epidemic is spreading a virus among people who share needles: hepatitis C. Doctors consider it a silent killer, and Oregon has a particularly high rate of the infection. 15 more words

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Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

As part of our wellbeing programme we are raising awareness during April about Bowel Cancer Awareness Month .

Bowel Cancer is actually the UK’s second biggest cancer killer (Lung cancers are top). 248 more words


Did Drinking Give Me Breast Cancer?

The science on the link is clear, but the alcohol industry has worked hard to downplay it.

I thought I’d done everything right: breastfeeding my children, a careful diet, plenty of exercise. 50 more words

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Definition of Adrenal Cancer

Adrenal cancer is a condition that occurs when abnormal cells form in or travel to the adrenal glands. 958 more words

Cancer treatment trial using patients' blood begins at Japan hospital

A clinical trial for treatment of a range of cancers using patients’ own blood cells began Monday at Keio University Hospital in Tokyo, with its commercialization eyed in nine years or so. 177 more words


Vitamin D linked to lower risk of cancer: study

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

The sun rises over Brooklyn, on July 4, 2017 in New York City

Higher levels of Vitamin D in the blood may be linked to a lower risk of developing certain cancers, a study in Japanese adults reported Thursday. 342 more words

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