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Doctors examine PET scans from a cancer patient. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Study: Organic Diet Does Not Reduce Cancer Risk

A new study has found that eating an organic diet does not reduce the risk of cancer.

03/30/2014

A patient with freckles on her belly, as she gets a skin exam by a dermatologist.  (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer May Lead To Other Types Of Cancer

According to a recent study, people who contract nonmelanoma skin cancer by the age of 25 face an increased risk of eventually developing melanoma or other types of cancer.

03/11/2014

Cancer patients who received chemo were more likely to die in a hospital intensive care unit rather than at home. (credit: Toni L. Sandys/Getty Images)

Study: Chemotherapy May Lead To Less Peaceful Death

Cancer patients who received chemo were more likely to die in a hospital intensive care unit, hooked to a ventilator, rather than at home as they would have preferred.

03/08/2014

Study says high protein diets put middle aged people at a four times greater risk of cancer. (Getty Images)

High Protein Diets Just As Bad As Cigarettes When It Comes To Cancer

Cancer risk for middle-aged men and women is four times greater than for those who ate a diet low in animal proteins.

03/05/2014

The World Health Organization's cancer agency warns there will be 22 million new cases of cancer every year within the next two decades.  PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: 22 Million New Cancer Cases To Develop Each Year

The World Health Organization’s cancer agency warns there will be 22 million new cases of cancer every year within the next two decades.

02/03/2014

Republican governors scored easy political points by rejecting President Barack Obama's plan to enroll more poor people in government health insurance. . (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Childhood Cancer Cases Up, But Deaths Down

A new report says childhood cancer cases continue to increase, but death rates have fallen by in half.

01/31/2014

File photo of a marijuana plant. (Photo by PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

Ga. Lawmaker To Introduce Medical Marijuana Bill

A Republican state lawmaker says he plans to introduce a bill Tuesday that would establish a process for medical marijuana to be legally administered in Georgia under certain circumstances.

01/27/2014

File photo of a police cruiser with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sheriff’s Patrol Dog Dies Of Cancer

Fulton County Sheriff’s officials say the department is mourning the loss of K-9 Deputy Marco Henry.

01/24/2014

File photo of people stirring cups of coffee.  (credit: Prashanth Vishwanathan/Getty Images)

Study: Adults Mistakenly Believe Coffee Causes Cancer

According to a recent study by a leading charity, 9 percent of adults mistakenly believe coffee causes cancer.

12/17/2013

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Pay It Forward Friday: Curing Kids Cancer Annual Campaign

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