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One sector of young American males is seeing more testicular cancer now than ever, and experts don’t know why. Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 23:02
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People with a type of skin cancer that has spread to the liver may live only four to five months, but doctors may be able to extend that time frame for some patients. Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 11:40
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New medical research continually contributes to how physicians treat their patients. As new information becomes available, older practices can become obsolete. Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 13:29
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In many cases, cancer has a genetic cause, but sometimes lifestyle factors can play a large role. A new study suggests that cancers related to lifestyle could be on the rise in England. Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 12:50
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The risk of skin cancer for those who are exposed to the sun without adequate protection is well established. But what about exposure to tanning beds? Sunday, June 22, 2014 - 23:05
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Vitamin D is an important nutrient that people get through their diet and that the body produces when exposed to sunlight. If people do not have enough of the vitamin in their blood, they might be at risk for some serious health problems. Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 11:02
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One of the few vaccines that can actually protect against cancer is the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which prevents four strains of HPV. But some parents have expressed concerns about the safety of the HPV vaccine. Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 15:08
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Even when new medications show a lot of promise in the early stages of testing, they don't always prove to work so well in later stages of testing. For certain liver cancer patients, everolimus (Afinitor) may be less effective against tumors than previously thought. Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 15:00
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Human papilloma virus (HPV) causes most head and neck cancers. For patients with these cancers, however, being HPV-positive may improve survival compared to being HPV-negative. Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 12:02
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Dairy, calcium and vitamin D have been shown to help prevent colorectal cancer. But can they help people who’ve already had colorectal cancer? Monday, June 23, 2014 - 15:00
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Matters of health can't always be separated clearly into physical issues and mental issues. A new review examined one such overlap between physical and mental health — sleeping troubles in cancer patients. Friday, June 20, 2014 - 11:25
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