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WHO links processed meat to cancer

...factors.While U.S. rates of colon cancer have been declining, it is the...noting links in particular to colon cancer. It said red meat contains some...30,000 new cases per year" of colon cancer, he said. "But it should not...
Nation and World
Study: Calcium, vitamin D pills don't prevent colon growths

...pills does not help prevent growths that can lead to colon cancer in people who have had at least one in the past.It's...said.Aspirin is thought to help prevent polyps and colon cancer with long-term use, but it also can cause serious...
Nation and World

...cancer of the colon or rectum, also referred to as colon cancer) is the #2 cause of cancer deaths in the United States...that can be removed before they turn into cancer. Colon Cancer and polyps may not cause symptoms, so it is important...
Free colorectal cancer awareness presentation

...symptoms are often invisible, colon cancer can be detected early and even...Redwood. She will cover recommended colon cancer screening guidelines for patient...Dr. Redwood will also discuss colon cancer risks, types of screenings that...
Cancer treatment center opens doors

...complications of getting treated in a remote city. One year after she lost her husband, former legislator Rick Urion, to colon cancer, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. And just like everyone in Juneau diagnosed with the disease, she had to travel...
Treating cancer closer to home

...spent thousands of air miles fighting cancer. Her husband, former legislator Rick Urion, died in 2008 after battling colon cancer for three years. Two years later, Johnson was diagnosed with breast cancer. Johnson knew that she didn't want to...
Stoll Returns:

...and scans, doctors discovered cancer throughout his body. He planned to start chemotherapy this week. Stoll beat colon cancer six years ago. "When I was in a wheelchair with a severed Achilles tendon I painted, and when this chemo starts...
This WeeK
music briefly

...of her time in Vancouver, British Columbia, with her family. She still tours occasionally in the United States and returns to Manila annually. Albert has survived uterine cancer and completed chemotherapy for colon cancer in March 2004.
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Thank you

...because he thought he had cancer. Dec. 16 is the fifth anniversary of the death of my husband, Ron Eddy, who died from colon cancer. Those two days are so clear in my mind. It's like it happened yesterday. I don't know where all the tears have...
Juneau Empire Story Archive sounds like they caught it early on,'' said outfielder Darryl Strawberry, making a comeback this spring from colon cancer. Torre plans to leave the Tampa area on Wednesday. He expects to be in the hospital for 3-4 days after the surgery...


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