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Being overweight linked to eight more kinds of cancer

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MIAMI (AFP) – Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as certain brain and reproductive tumors, international researchers said on Wednesday (Aug 24). 325 more words

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New therapies offer hope to cancer patients

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One in three people can expect to get cancer some time in their life, generally as they age.

The National Cancer Registry puts it at one in four men and five women getting cancer by the time they are 75 years old. 1,077 more words

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More in Singapore surviving cancer battle

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More people are now living with cancer than dying from it.

Although cancer remains the top killer in Singapore, accounting for three out of every 10 deaths, many cancers that were once considered a death sentence can now be cured. 250 more words

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of all things!..... ORANGE

Seriously!! Orange oil!! You’ve heard my story… both legs fractured across the shins… at the same time… three months in bed. Nine months later, I squatted to clean a litter box and without full strength yet to lift my weight, standing up I re-injured my knee. 170 more words

Young Living

Type 1 diabetes associated with increased risk of certain cancers

Type 1 diabetes is associated with an elevated risk of certain cancers, based on results of a five-country study.

Compared to the general population, the risk of stomach cancer was elevated in both men (hazard ratio , 1.23, 95 percent CI, 1.04-1.46) and women (HR, 1.78, 95 percent CI, 1.49-2.13) with type 1 diabetes, as was the risk of liver cancer (HR, 2.00, 95 percent CI, 1.67-2.40 for men and HR, 1.55, 95 percent CI, 1.14-2.10 for women) and thyroid cancer (HR, 1.25, 95 percent CI, 0.97-1.61 and HR, 1.51, 95 percent CI, 1.34-1.72 for men and women, respectively). 311 more words

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B96 Cares! Ladies, Are You Listening For The Signs Of Cancer?

You listen when your body says, “I’m tired” or “I’m hungry.”

Would you listen if your body said, “I have pain and pressure in my abdomen”? 67 more words

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K-Hits Cares! Ladies, Are You Listening For The Signs Of Cancer?

You listen when your body says, “I’m tired” or “I’m hungry.”

Would you listen if your body said, “I have pain and pressure in my abdomen”? 97 more words

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