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New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly Diseases

Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.

09/17/2014

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CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month Early

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.

09/03/2014

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At-Home Test For Colon Cancer Coming Soon

The Mayo Clinic is the first in the country to offer a new, at-home screening test for colon cancer.

08/27/2014

Researchers found some cancer causing cells evolved with humans millions of years ago and might never be eradicated. (Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Study: Finding Cure For Cancer May Be Impossible

Cancer causing cells evolved along with human beings so the disease may never be eradicated.

08/22/2014

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

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Cancer Patients Can Get ‘Chemo Brain'; Treatment Available

Dr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.

08/01/2014

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Study: Anal, Throat Cancers On Rise Among Young Adults

According to a new study, anal and throat cancers have increased over the past 35 years in adults younger than 45.

07/27/2014

Researcher work at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute on December 10, 2012 in Cambridge, England. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Study: ‘Good Health’ Genes Linked To Increased Risk Of Brain Cancer

According to a new study, genes that are linked to good health could also increase the risk of brain cancer.

06/11/2014

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Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.

06/11/2014

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Study: Wealthy And Impoverished Get Different Types Of Cancer

A new study shows the level of poverty or wealth in an area may affect the types of cancers people get.

05/28/2014

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