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 Top chef fights tongue cancer
Top chef fights tongue cancer
So is this why Tyler Florence is "cooking" for Applebees? picked by buddha 4 years ago
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 How they rebuilt my tongue - using my leg
How they rebuilt my tongue - using my leg
A woman who had half her tongue removed after developing cancer today revealed the “mind-blowing” operation to rebuild it, using part of her leg. picked by suebe 3 years ago
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 Scientists kill cancer cells with "trojan horse"
Scientists kill cancer cells with "trojan horse"
Australian scientists have developed a "trojan horse" therapy to combat cancer, using a bacterially-derived nano cell to penetrate and disarm the cancer cell before a second nano cell kills it with chemotherapy drugs. picked by kakana 2 years ago
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 Breast Cancer - Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
Breast Cancer - Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
Breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among Canadian women. Despite slight declines in mortality rates over the past decade for women with breast cancer, one in nine Canadian women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime; one in 25 Canadian women will die from this disease. picked by robfouryqr 5 years ago
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 Abortion pill could fight cancer
Abortion pill could fight cancer
A chemical used to abort pregnancy could fight breast and ovarian cancer, say scientists. picked by 2manyusernames 5 years ago
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 Toenail fungus medicine may treat cancer
Toenail fungus medicine may treat cancer
U.S. researchers say itraconazole, a drug commonly used to treat toenail fungus, can also block the growth of new blood vessels in cancer. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Christina Applegate has breast cancer
Christina Applegate has breast cancer
Actress played ditzy teenager Kelly Bundy on Fox's 'Married...with Children'

"Christina Applegate was diagnosed with an early form of breast cancer. Benefiting from early detection through a doctor ordered MRI, the cancer is not life threatening. Christina is following the recommended treatment of her doctors and will have a full recovery." picked by ImNotBlue 3 years ago
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 Frankincense Kills Bladder Cancer Cells
Frankincense Kills Bladder Cancer Cells
Originating from Africa, India, and the Middle East, frankincense oil has been found to have many medicinal benefits. Now, an enriched extract of the Somalian Frankincense herb Boswellia carteri has been shown to kill off bladder cancer cells. New research demonstrates that this herb has the potential for an alternative therapy for bladder cancer. Update to an much earlier story about natural re... read full post picked by suebe 3 years ago
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 10-Year-Old Girl Battles Rare Breast Cancer
10-Year-Old Girl Battles Rare Breast Cancer
For many of the estimated 180,000 women whose doctors will tell them they have breast cancer this year, the diagnosis will no doubt come as a shock. But for the parents of 10-year-old Hannah Powell-Auslam of Fullerton, Calif., who learned in early April that their daughter had breast cancer, the news was particularly hard to swallow. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
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 First genes spotted for testicular cancer
First genes spotted for testicular cancer
Scientists in Britain say they have found the first genes that are associated with testicular cancer, the commonest form of cancer for men between the ages of 15 and 45. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
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 "Doctors Missed My Ovarian Cancer 20 Times"
"Doctors Missed My Ovarian Cancer 20 Times"
Sue Edwards went to her doctor over 20 times complaining of symptoms. Each time she'd be told it was caused by a sinus bug and/or her weight. Instead she had ovarian cancer. The problem isn't that the doctors are incompetent but that even today this cancer is often misdiagnosed although usually because the physician it to busy or can't justify the expenditure to pay for a quick blood test or pelvi... read full post picked by 2manyusernames 3 years ago
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 Possible cancer cure found in blushwood shrub
Possible cancer cure found in blushwood shrub
Cancer patients are offering themselves as human guinea pigs as researchers investigate a possible cure for cancer found in north Queensland rainforests.

Scientists have identified a compound in the fruit of the native blushwood shrub that appears to "liquefy and destroy cancer with no side-effects", according to latest research. picked by Kingkoopa 2 years ago
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 Cancer To Be World's Top Killer By 2010, WHO Says
Cancer To Be World's Top Killer By 2010, WHO Says
Cancer will overtake heart disease as the world's top killer by 2010, part of a trend that should more than double global cancer cases and deaths by 2030, international health experts said in a report released Tuesday. picked by cactushair 3 years ago
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 Obesity Nears Smoking As Cause Of Cancer
Obesity Nears Smoking As Cause Of Cancer
James says that, as obesity rates soar, the list of cancers associated with those extra pounds is growing: "Breast cancer, particularly post-menopausal breast cancer, cancer of the large bowel, and cancer of the pancreas, those are the three big ones.

In other news: Hot Dogs, beer and nachos banned from sporting events. (Well, you can't smoke there either). picked by dollyllama 4 years ago
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 'Personalised' cancer drug test
'Personalised' cancer drug test
A gene test that predicts which cancer drugs will be most effective for different people is to be trialled in the US. picked by robfouryqr 5 years ago
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 Give cancer vaccine to poor too: Fraser
Give cancer vaccine to poor too: Fraser
The man who helped develop a vaccine for cervical cancer is urging drug companies to keep their word and ensure women in the Third World can get the drug at a fair price. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 First Lady has skin cancer removed.
First Lady has skin cancer removed.
Laura Bush has malignant tumor removed in November. picked by tomphoolry 5 years ago
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