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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...
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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...
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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...
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
Fluoride issue belongs on the ballot

...small-mindedness does a disservice to the people of this community. Fluoride was found to be a carcinogen by the National Cancer Institute Toxicological Program. Further studies by the New Jersey Department of Health have now confirmed a 6.9-fold...
State-regulated plans must now cover colon tests

...the important issues at Alaska Natives have the highest rate of colon cancer in the country, according to the National Cancer Institute. Screening is essential because colon cancer normally retreats if caught early. The five-year survival rate...
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...
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Consider the source: Secondhand smoke kills

...executives. The facts are irrefutable - secondhand smoke kills. These facts come from credible sources such as the National Cancer Institute, the Centers for Disease Control, the U.S. Surgeon General and others organizations dedicated to improving...
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...


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