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What We’re Forgetting About Deadly Cancer Funding (Infographic)

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is over, so where do we go from here? Donations and media coverage continue to flood in to fund breast cancer, while even deadlier cancers remain stigmatized and underrep…

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Can Spit Predict Heart Attacks & Cancer?

Your spit is a treasure trove of information that soon could diagnose everything from high blood pressure to cancer. What's more, saliva is so easy to collect, that someday patients will be able to…

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Nutrient May Be a Cure for Cancer

Researchers at Pennsylvania State University have identified a compound in fish oil that appears to target leukemia stem cells and could lead to a cure for the disease.  Called delta-12prostaglandin J…

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Get a Bikini Wax, Support Cancer Research?

This past November (or, ahem, Movember), nearly 500,000 men across the world grew mustaches to raise money and awareness for prostate cancer research. And it's been wildly successful -- since the move…

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