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Study: Calcium, vitamin D pills don't prevent colon growths

...North Carolina at Chapel Hill.He led the new study, published in Thursday's New England of Medicine. The National Cancer Institute sponsored it and Pfizer Consumer Healthcare provided the pills.It involved 2,259 people recently diagnosed...
Nation and World
Survivors, supporters to run (and walk) to 'Beat the Odds'

...over when you are diagnosed with it. It just literally runs your life."According to statistics from the National Cancer Institute, there will be an estimated 1,658,370 new cases of cancer diagnosed in the United States in 2015, and...
Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

...comment Wednesday. The health care system's Winship Cancer Institute in Atlanta touts its designation as a National Cancer Institute center and a recent U.S. News and World Report ranking among the top 25 cancer programs in the U.S. on...
Not For Web
Novel govt. cancer study will test precision medicine

...cancer study that will assign patients drugs based on what genes drive their tumors rather than the type.The National Cancer Institute's NCI-MATCH trial will be a massive precision medicine experiment at more than 2,400 sites around the...
Regional News
A Cancer Guy's story

...vitamin/crystal/jungle flower/whatever websites. Some places to start would be WebMd; Up-to-Date; the National Cancer Institute; Mayo Clinic; the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Dana Farber Institute and other similar university research...
Play about cancer to show at ANB Hall

...Lindoff and Charlie Nelson and is directed by Kate Bowns and Jamie McLean. "Understanding" was funded by a National Cancer Institute grant to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. The evening will include door prizes and a post-show...
This WeeK
Mayo Clinic to expand outreach to American Indians

...awarded $6 million to expand cancer prevention and outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native patients. The National Cancer Institute gave the five-year grant for clinical research studies in Alaska and Wisconsin and for the Hampton Faculty...
Regional News
Breast-cancer patients to experiment with imagination

...nationally recognized cancer organizations. The National Cancer Institute supplied more than $145,000 to fund the study...cancer survivors to Freeman's classes. The National Cancer Institute says complementary therapies like imagery and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...that at-risk diners reheat cold cuts before eating them. However, a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute in 1998 found that women eating beef and bacon cooked until very well-done have more than four times the breast...
A fluoride vote based on reason instead of good, evidence-based science. Does anyone really believe fluoride causes cancer when the National Cancer Institute and the American Cancer Society endorse water fluoridation? You don't need to sort through all the research...


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