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Preventive Health Screenings for Women
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Preventive Health Screenings for Women

Be proactive about your health. Find out what medical appointments you should be making today.

Living With Bladder Cancer
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Living With Bladder Cancer

You don't hear about it often, but it affects over 600,000 people today in the U.S. Read one woman's story.

How Chemotherapy Can Affect Your Weight
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How Chemotherapy Can Affect Your Weight

Learn what causes weight gain or loss during chemotherapy and what you can do to manage your weight.

A Little Excess Weight May Boost Colon Cancer Survival
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A Little Excess Weight May Boost Colon Cancer Survival

In what may come as a bit of a surprise, a new study found that overweight colon cancer patients tended to have better survival than their normal-weight peers.

Exercise Good for Cancer Patients During, After Treatment
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Exercise Good for Cancer Patients During, After Treatment

Exercising during and after cancer treatment is safe and improves quality of life, fitness and physical functioning, new research indicates.

Liquid Biopsy May Help Doctors Track Changes in Tumors
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Liquid Biopsy May Help Doctors Track Changes in Tumors

Biopsies can be arduous and painful for cancer patients, but necessary to accurately diagnose the disease and determine the best course of treatment. Now, researchers report that a new blood-based "liquid biopsy" could be a groundbreaking alternative.

Additive in Processed Foods Tied to Colon Cancer in Mice
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Additive in Processed Foods Tied to Colon Cancer in Mice

An additive used in most processed foods may be linked to colon cancer in mice, a new study suggests.