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The U.S. May Be Able to Eliminate Hepatitis C Among Veterans: The VA has cured HCV in nearly 100,000 veterans, which will dramatically reduce the development of advanced liver disease and liver cancer. http://ow.ly/RKlZ50pS76m
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#hepatitisC #cancer #CancerHealth #HCV #veteran #liverdisease #livercancer #cirrhosis #hepatitisCtreatment #Sovaldi #VeteransAffairs
Cancer Study Claims a Bottle of Wine per Week Is Equal to 10 Cigarettes a Day: Could this be true? http://ow.ly/HyLy50pS6GK
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#alcohol #cancerrisk #cigarette #smoking #wine #cancer #CancerHealth #tobacco
Is Your Melanoma Hot Enough for Immunotherapy?: Identifying a tumor’s genetic mutations brings researchers closer to being able to predict the disease’s response to the treatment. http://ow.ly/HWDc50pS5AB
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#immunotherapy #cancer #CancerHealth #melanoma #skincancer #cancerresearch #cancertreatment #AACR2019 #AACR19
CDC Seeks Help in Tracking Cancer Among First Responders: A voluntary registry would track cancer rates among those working in one of the most dangerous professions. http://ow.ly/1KgG50p8cwL
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#cancerrisk #cancer #CentersforDiseaseControlandPrevention #emergency #CDC
Earlier Detection for a Deadly Lung Disease: ‘To have your life-threatening cancer cured, and then to die of not being able to breathe? It’s devastating.’ http://ow.ly/POFy50p0wGD
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#cancertreatment #FredHutchinson #sideeffects #cancer #lungcancer #research #CancerHealth
Should We Expand Hospice Care During Cancer Treatment?: A study suggests offering hospice care concurrently with chemotherapy or radiation does not raise costs. http://ow.ly/rXuI50p5lAf
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#hospice #CancerHealth #cancer #cancertreatment #chemotherapy #radiation
Liver Cancer Survival in People With Hep C Not Tied to HIV Status: Being diagnosed with liver cancer at a later stage of the disease was associated with a lower three-year survival rate. http://ow.ly/nuXA50p5kXd
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#livercancer #cancer #hepatitisc #Hep #HIV #cancerdiagnosis #CROI19 #CancerHealth #HCC
Health Officials’ Plug For Next FDA Chief: Go Big On E-Cig Regulation: Their use by adolescents poses a concern: Medical experts say some users will transition to tobacco products, which are closely linked to cancer. http://ow.ly/qbPG50p5o7C
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#smoke #ecigarettes #ecig #vape #FDA #tobacco #cancer #CancerHealth #cancerrisk
Tom Brokaw Gets Candid About How Privilege Helped With Cancer Costs: He believes that America has the resources to make drugs and treatment more affordable for everyone. http://ow.ly/gvA450p8b5J
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#TomBrokaw #cancer #cancertreatment #healthinsurance #marijuana #Multiplemyeloma #pain #bloodcancer #NBC
First-Of-Its-Kind Treatment Beats Back Notorious Brain Tumor: While her response is not average, doctors say it represents a step forward for people with diffuse midline gliomas, a rare cancer. http://ow.ly/HS2t50p89dZ
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#treatment #cancertreatment #cancer #braintumor #braincancer #DanaFarberCancerInstitute #tumor
Michael Irvin Is Cancer-Free Following Recent Scare: The NFL legend just underwent a throat biopsy. @michaelirvin88 http://ow.ly/O39Q50p88dB
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#MichaelIrvin #cancerfree #cancer #NFL #AmericanCancerSociety #biopsy #Celebrities #headandneckcancer
Wind Turbine Noise Doesn’t Cause Cancer, but This Does: A closer look at how generating electricity affects health. http://ow.ly/Lm7h50p5mXL
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#windturbine #cancer #energy #lungcancer #CancerHealth