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It was Cancer Prevention Study-1 in the late 1950s and early '60s that first linked smoking to lung cancer, so there is great hope for what more we can learn to prevent, treat and cure this disease.
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The FDA said Wednesday it approved the drug, Xofigo from Bayer Pharmaceuticals, for men whose cancer has grown into bone tumors even after receiving medication or surgery to lower testosterone.
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But radiation has improved cancer survival, and the chance of suffering a radiation-induced heart problem is fairly small.
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"They face a whole range of issues that might be a little different," said Suzanne Beckmann, a spokeswoman for the Young Survival Organization, which helps breast cancer patients age 40 and under.
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Over the years, she had breast cancer, stomach cancer, cancer of the larynx, and, finally, cancer of her tongue.
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Valerie Harper, who played Rhoda Morgenstern on television's "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and its spinoff, "Rhoda," has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.
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Armstrong left the charity recently, saying he didn't want his association to damage the foundation's ability to raise money and continue its advocacy programs for cancer victims.
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The FDA approved the new treatment for about 20 percent of breast cancer patients with a form of the disease that is typically more aggressive and less responsive to hormone therapy.
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Rozanne Rosenthal, in honor of her friend Joan Katz, a three-time breast cancer survivor, founded the Greater Fort Worth affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure in firstname.lastname@example.org
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Morgan, after finding out she had cancer, was worried her spouse and their daughter would be unable to receive military, Social Security and other benefits if she died.
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The Food and Drug Administration is warning U.S. doctors about another counterfeit version of the cancer drug Avastin, the third case involving the best-selling Roche drug in the past year.
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But it wasn't because they were a way to celebrate cyclist Lance Armstrong's Tour de France tour de force: winning sport's most grueling challenge after almost dying from cancer.
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In 2013, lung cancer is expected to account for 26 percent of all female cancer deaths and 28 percent of all male cancer deaths.
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Research also shows that hysterectomy can increase a woman's risk of heart disease and lung cancer.
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Sandra Swain, medical director of Washington Cancer Institute in Washington, DC, fears that women who have lost family members to breast cancer could take Rose's example too literally.
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Another important question for Armstrong is whether doping might somehow have contributed to the testicular cancer that spread to his lungs and brain in his 20s.
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It reviewed records from other countries that showed night shifts are related to a higher chance of breast cancer and that exposure to hazards at a young age is more likely to cause cancer.
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Sonia's diagnosis was poor from the beginning -- stomach cancer in an advanced stage.