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Guys, you can get breast cancer too. Here's how to check yourself
It could be a lump or thickening in their breast tissue, or a nipple that begins to turn inward.
 
The immunologist behind a 'revolutionary' cancer treatment
U.S. immunologist James P. Allison, who recently received the prestigious Wolf Prize in medicine in Jerusalem, has experienced the scourge of cancer first-hand. His mother died of lymphoma when he was 10.
 
Is the developed world we've created giving us cancer?
I had assumed that the small lump in my breast was a blocked milk duct from nursing my seven-month-old son. The news that I had stage 2 breast cancer stunned.
 
Quickly reporting cancer complications may boost survival
If you're being treated for cancer, speak up about any side effects. A study that had patients use home computers to report symptoms like nausea and fatigue surprisingly improved survival -- by almost half a year, longer than many new cancer drugs do.
 
Promising cancer treatment targets rare genetic flaw
An experimental cancer medicine called larotrectinib has shown promise treating a diverse range of cancers in people young and old, researchers said at a major cancer conference in the United States.
 
Tobacco kills 7 million a year, wreaks environmental havoc: WHO
Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.
 
Light cigarettes linked to specific form of lung cancer
So-called "light" cigarettes with holes in the filter could be the reason why a specific kind of lung cancer has been on the rise in recent decades, researchers said Monday.
 
This finding about nuts and cancer is good but could be better
Our favorite nut didn't make the list of colon cancer fighters.
 
Cancer cases continue alarming rise
Every five minutes and six seconds someone in Taiwan will develop cancer.
 
Government to raise tax on cigarettes by NT$20 per pack
The price of cigarettes is set to increase by NT$20 (US$0.6) per pack later this year after the Legislature passed the third and final reading of an amendment to the Tobacco and Alcohol Tax on Friday, with the additional revenue to be earmarked for the country's long-term medical care program.
 
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