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Study: Monday The Best Day To Quit Smoking

According to a recent study, Monday is the best day to quit smoking.

10/29/2013

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Study: Chemical BPA May Raise Risk Of Miscarriage

New research suggests that high levels of BPA might raise the risk of miscarriage in women.

10/21/2013

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Study: Obese Cancer Patients Often Shorted On Chemotherapy Dosages

A new study suggests that obese cancer patients may have additional cause for concern.

09/19/2013

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Report: E-Cigarettes ‘Far From’ Harmless, May Contain Carcinogens

A recently released report indicates that e-cigarettes, previously thought to be a healthier alternative to the tobacco-based product they emulate, may in fact be carcinogenic.

08/26/2013

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Study: Height Linked To Cancer

According to a new study, women’s chances of developing cancer after menopause increase with their height.

07/27/2013

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Study: Drug Shortages Impacting 83 Percent Of Oncologists, Patients

A new study could signify trouble for the population of the United States grappling with cancer – a reported 83 percent of oncologists have faced drug shortages, which have translated to a lack of available treatment options for patients.

06/04/2013

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Study: Breast Implants Hinder Cancer Detection, Increase Death Risk

A new study has found that breast implants increase a woman’s chances of dying from cancer.

05/02/2013

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Breast Cancer Diagnoses Could Cause PTSD In Patients, Researchers Find

A new study has found that a significant portion of women who are diagnosed with breast cancer suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder after finding out the devastating news.

03/03/2013

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Advanced Breast Cancer Edges Up In Younger Women

Advanced breast cancer has increased slightly among young women, a 34-year analysis suggests. The disease is still uncommon among women younger than 40, and the small change has experts scratching their heads about possible reasons.

02/27/2013

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Researchers: At Least 13,000 Cancer Deaths Per Year Are Preventable

New research indicates that an estimated 13,000 deaths caused by cancer could be prevented each year – at the very least.

02/04/2013

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