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Sean Parker launches $250 million cancer institute

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Is there a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer?

Dr. David Samadi says recent cases have pushed us to reexamine whether there’s a link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder. Recent headlines have pointed to baby powder as a cause of ovarian cancer. Although the debate over whether or ...

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David Bowie dead at 69: Music legend loses cancer battle

Rock icon David Bowie — whose decades of self-reinvention influenced generations of artists — died Sunday of cancer, two days after his 69th birthday. His latest album, “Blackstar,” had been released Friday. “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his ...

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Processed meat like bacon linked to cancer: WHO

SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP/Getty Images Eating sausages, ham and other processed meats has been linked to colon cancer, and red meat “probably” does too, an arm of the World Health Organization said on Monday. Pigging out on bacon, pastrami or hot dogs ...

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Antioxidants may help spread of skin cancer

PAULO SANTOS/REUTERS Acai berries are high in antioxidants and thought to be a great food in battling cancer and other diseases but a new study finds that antioxidants can have the opposite effect on skin cancer patients and can actually ...

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Dolly Parton slams report she has cancer

Joel Ryan/Invision/AP Dolly Parton slammed a report stating she’s battling stomach cancer. All is well in Dollywood. Country star Dolly Parton slammed a report stating she had stomach cancer on Wednesday and told fans she was “doing just fine.” “There ...

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Daily Checkup: Ovarian cancer affects thousands yearly

Mount Sinai Dr. Monica Prasad Hayes is assistant professor in the division of gynecologic oncology art Mount Sinai; she specializes in gynecological cancer surgery and treatment. The Specialist An assistant professor in the division of gynecologic oncology, Dr. Monica Prasad ...

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Spirituality may make for easier cancer treatment: studies

Cancer patients who report more religiousness or spirituality may also experience fewer physical symptoms of cancer and treatment and more social connection, several new papers suggest. The new analyses reviewed previous studies of spirituality involving more than 44,000 cancer patients ...

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