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5/22/2019 12:00 AM

Keeping belly bacteria balanced is key, but a challenge for cancer patients

Learn about the important role gut bacteria play in our overall health and in certain diseases, including cancer.

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Colorectal Cancer

5/15/2019 12:00 AM

Colorectal cancer risk factors that may already be affecting you

The first step in prevention and early detection is understanding that colorectal cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the colon or rectum divide uncontrollably, ultimately forming a malignant tumor.

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4/15/2019 12:00 AM

What to know when choosing sunscreen

More than 3 million Americans develop skin cancer every year, making it the most common cancer in the United States. If you want to avoid adding to that statistic, it helps to know the truth behind sun protection. Here are the facts about five common myths to help you choose how to reduce your risk.

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3/13/2019 12:00 AM

Lifestyle changes that may reduce your risk of cancer

Studies reported by the National Institutes of Health have found that at least 75 to 80 percent of cancers in the United States may be prevented by lifestyle changes. Here are some steps you can take to decrease your risk of developing cancer.

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Liver Cancer

2/13/2019 12:00 AM

Liver cancer: Why do more people have it, and what's helping fight the upward trend?

Liver cancer incidence is on the rise. But lifestyle changes and new treatment options may help lower the risk.

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Lung Cancer

2/7/2019 12:00 AM

7 things everyone should know about lung cancer

Lung cancer remains the deadliest form of the disease. But new tools are being developed for early screening. Learn what else everyone should know about lung cancer.

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1/16/2019 12:00 AM

Thirdhand smoke: What is it and what are its risks?

Inhaling nicotine and other toxic chemicals in cigarette smoke, either firsthand as a smoker or secondhand as a non-smoker, may cause illnesses like heart disease, stroke and lung cancer. What isn’t as clearly understood is the effect of so-called “thirdhand smoke.”

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1/2/2019 12:00 AM

Busting myths: Can coffee cause, cure or prevent cancer?

Can coffee cause cancer or prevent it? Learn some of the myths and realities when it comes to coffee and cancer.

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8/15/2018 12:00 AM

Inflammation linked to cancer, but lifestyle changes may help

Experts have long suspected inflammation may play some role in cancer's development. But researchers have only recently pinpointed chronic inflammation as a primary risk factor for cancer and other serious health conditions.

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