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Green vegetables vital for breast cancer patients


April 5th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Women diagnosed with breast cancer are more likely to survive if they eat up their greens, a study suggests.A Chinese study has found a link between ... Read more...

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US cancer death rates continue to decline


March 29th, 2012 - 8:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 29 (IANS) Cancer death rates continued to decline in the US between 2004 and 2008, a government report said.The overall rate of new cancer diagnoses for men and ... Read more...

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Brit men’s skin cancer death rates double in 30 years


May 31st, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): In the wake of a boom in package holidays industry, the deaths due to skin cancer among men have increased, as they do not always remember to take ... Read more...

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Flaxseed-rich diet decreases severity of ovarian cancer in chickens


May 5th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): After spending five years researching on ovarian cancer in chicken models, University of Illinois scientists have discovered that a diet enriched with flaxseed decreases severity of the deadly ... Read more...

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Too much exposure to environmental manganese may up cancer mortality rates


July 11th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center researcher says that the presence of manganese in the environment can correlate with cancer mortality at any place.Dr. John Spangler, ... Read more...

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Prostate cancer screening not very beneficial, say scientists


June 29th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): Two recently conducted large randomised trials suggest that prostate cancer screening has yet to prove its worth.Published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, a study report says ... Read more...

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Smoking linked to most male cancer deaths


January 22nd, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 22 (ANI): Smoking led to 70 per cent of the cancer deaths among Massachusetts men in 2003, much higher than the previous estimate of 34 per cent in 2001, ... Read more...

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Half a million cancer deaths have been averted since early 90s


February 20th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington. February 20 (ANI): The incidences of cancer deaths have decreased by 18.4 per cent among men and 10.5 per cent among women in the US since the early Nineties, according to ... Read more...

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4-month course of hormone treatment may delay prostate cancer growth by 8 years


January 3rd, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California - San Francisco (UCSF) have suggested that just four months of hormonal therapy could delay prostate cancer growth by up to eight ... Read more...

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Cancer death rates among Americans continue to decline


November 14th, 2007 - 2:17 am ICT by admin
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