Cancer

NHS removes word 'women' from ovarian and womb cancer advice pages

NHS removes word 'women' from ovarian and womb cancer advice pages

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: Health experts have said NHS removal of the words 'women', 'woman' and 'female' from webpages like that for ovarian cancer risks the target audience missing health...
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Woman finds out she is suffering from skin cancer after life-saving chance encounter

Woman finds out she is suffering from skin cancer after life-saving chance encounter

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Melissa Albin was in a park one day with her two daughters, when a stranger approached her and told her to get a mole in her arm checked out.
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Good News, Bad News on Black Americans and Cancer

Good News, Bad News on Black Americans and Cancer

4 hours ago   |   Web MD   |   2 articles

Conclusions stem from an analysis of death data for Black individuals and other ethnic/racial groups gathered by the U.S. National Center for Health Statistics.
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Some Smokers Don't Get Lung Cancer; Genetics Might Explain It

7 hours ago   |   Medscape

Smoking can cause cell mutations that lead to lung cancer; however, some people may have a genetic defense against it. WebMD Health News
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Cancer deaths in Black people drop; still higher than others

9 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

A new study says cancer deaths rates have steadily declined among Black people but remain higher than in other racial and ethnic groups
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Black people continue to bear a higher cancer burden even after steady decline in mortality rates

9 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

From 1999 to 2019, rates of cancer deaths declined steadily among Black people in the United States. Nevertheless, in 2019, Black people still had considerably higher rates of...
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Researchers discover potential treatment approach for advanced uveal melanoma

9 hours ago   |   News Medical

An international team of researchers led by University College Dublin have uncovered a potential treatment approach for advanced uveal melanoma , a type of cancer that effects...
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This Blood Cancer-detecting Test can Detect More Deadly Forms

This Blood Cancer-detecting Test can Detect More Deadly Forms

9 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

The detection of excessive levels of free light chains in a type of blood cancer could benefit early identification and interventions that prevent kidney damage.
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Cancer death rates remain highest among Black individuals vs. other racial, ethnic groups

Cancer death rates remain highest among Black individuals vs. other racial, ethnic groups

10 hours ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

Despite a decrease in cancer mortality among Black individuals between 1999 and 2019, cancer death rates remained highest among Black men and women compared with any other...
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New Image-Based Risk Model Helps Predict Future Breast Cancers

10 hours ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

An automated risk model using digital breast tomosynthesis images can identify women at high risk for developing cancer before their next screening exam. Medscape Medical News
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