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A study of almost 150,000 men from eight European countries shows that higher BMI and waist circumference are associated with an increased risk of...
Because our pets can’t speak for themselves, we as their owners need to pay close attention to what they show us. Even more important is when your...
scientists in a lab
For more than a decade, biomedical researchers have been looking for better ways to deliver cancer-killing medication directly to tumors in the body...
Katie Couric
Katie Couric's personal essay about her unanticipated journey as a cancer advocate published in the AJG coincides with March National Colorectal...
broccoli
Eating broccoli three to five times per week can lower the risk of breast, prostate and colon cancers. But a new study aimed to determine whether the...
closeup of dog nose
Anyone whose best friend is a dog will tell you that our furry friends are pretty darn good at everything they set their minds to. One of their...
Traditionally, medical care has been more reactive than proactive. Treatment for a medical issue usually begins when the symptoms occur instead of...
Cancer caregivers bear a unique burden in that they wear many hats. They serve as nurse, caregiver, housekeeper, cook, confidante and friend. It can...
A roundup of this week’s health-and-wellness stories, from the latest in hard science to the strangest head-scratchers hurtling through the...
The high amount of calories and fat might not be the only harmful thing that comes with your french fries. But before you panic, let's take a look at...

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