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Risk of Cancer Death May Increase for Successive Generations of Latino Immigrants: Lung, colorectal and liver cancer deaths were significantly higher among third-generation U.S.-born Latinos. http://ow.ly/pokY50jUcYL
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#cancer #death #latino #immigrants #lung #colorectal #liver #risk #research
Study Aims to Cure Blood Cancers With Transplants That Could Block HIV, Too: Ten HIV-positive cancer patients to receive donated cord blood with rare resistance gene. http://ow.ly/RVt350jUcKK
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#study #cancer #bloodcancer #transplant #HIV #blood #cure #trial #research #lymphoma
Exercise During Breast Cancer Treatment May Improve Cardiovascular Function: Study supports incorporating supervised exercise programs into breast cancer treatment guidelines. http://ow.ly/FViG50jUcGj
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#breastcancer #cancer #cancerhealth #treatment #support #exercise #cardiovascular
Hospitals Follow Pharma in Direct-to-Consumer Advertising: Analysts say the marketing “really doesn’t” provide the information about the quality and cost of services it purports to. http://ow.ly/U5ge50jUc5M
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#advertising #consumers #cancer #hospitals #research #information #pharma #insurance #livertransplant
Can Personalized Lifestyle Advice Lower Cancer Risk?: Tailored feedback at colorectal cancer screenings increased preventive lifestyle behaviors. http://ow.ly/okF450jUbIv
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#lifestyle #cancer #colorectalcancer #colon #treatment #cancerhealth #healthy #screening
Check Your Medical Records For Dangerous Errors: An estimated 10 percent of people who access their records online end up requesting corrections—for a variety of reasons. http://ow.ly/9bZ950jSr1v
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#cancer #cancerhealth #medical #research #technology #records
Delaying Breast Cancer Chemotherapy  May Shorten Survival: Waiting more than 30 days after surgery was associated with worse outcomes.
http://ow.ly/KdnW50jSqtH
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#breastcancer #chemo #cancerhealth #cancer #chemotherapy #treatment #survival #research
The Liver Meeting 2018 Roundup: A review of the major findings presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases in San Francisco. http://ow.ly/bI5c50jRnsU
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#liver #livermeeting2018 #liverdisease #hepatitis #cancer #cancerhealth #nonalcoholicfattyliverdisease #kidneydisease
Study Finds Source of PARP Inhibitor Drug Resistance: In tumors with missing or mutated BRCA genes, PARP inhibitors plus other drugs have worked well—but the cancer often becomes drug-resistant. http://ow.ly/bwpf50jRSzR
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#BRCA  #cancer #cancerhealth #ovariancancer #DNA
Treating Brain Cancer With Radiation May No Longer Imperil Cognition: Drug prevents mental decline associated with radiation therapy in mice. http://ow.ly/VYbE50jRnjT
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#brain #cancer #cancerhealth #braincancer #radiation #cognition #mental #therapy #tumor #treatment
Mammograms Benefit Women Age 75 and Older: This age group accounted for 16 percent of all patients diagnosed with screening-detected cancers in a recent study. http://ow.ly/5NTt50jQMC7 *
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#mammogram #women #cancer #cancerhealth #diagnose #breastcancer #elderly
Seven Misconceptions About Lung Cancer: Myths and misinformation still keep many people in the dark — and that’s bad news for their health. http://ow.ly/uEOX50jQMaQ *
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#lungcancer #lung #cancer #cancerhealth #myths #disease