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cancer

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You booze, you lose: Study confirms direct link between alcohol and cancer

Newly published research has found even moderate consumption of alcohol carries risk of seven types of cancer.

By 22 July 2016

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Cell phones and cancer: 9 things you should know right now

The debate over whether cell phone use is hazardous to your health isn't over, and it may never be.

By 7 June 2016

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US government study suggests link between phones and cancer

The study, which used rats, does not definitively conclude that phones are dangerous to humans.

By 28 May 2016

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Phones don't cause brain cancer, latest study says

Australian researchers finds no direct correlation between brain cancer and mobile phones after nearly three decades of use.

By 7 May 2016

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Disrupting cancer: Napster creator Sean Parker pours $250M into research

The entrepreneur's money will help search for breakthroughs in immunotherapy, which enables patients to use their own immune systems, rather than radiation or chemicals, to fight cancer.

By 14 April 2016

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Watch a cancer operation at any angle via Google Cardboard

A surgeon plans to live-stream one of his procedures in 360-degree video. You can follow along using even bargain-priced virtual-reality headsets.

By 16 March 2016

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Achin' for bacon? Processed meats increase cancer risk, WHO says

Global researchers convened by the World Health Organization examine more than 800 studies and conclude that consuming processed meats can increase the risk for colorectal cancer.

By 27 October 2015

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How do elephants keep cancer at bay?

The majestic elephant is unusually resistant to cancer, a phenomenon that has puzzled scientists for decades. The answer may lie in its genes.

By 9 October 2015

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Cancer patient receives 3D-printed sternum and ribs

In the first surgical operation of its kind, a cancer patient has been fitted with a 3D-printed titanium sternum and ribs.

By 11 September 2015

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Samsung pledges $85M to help cancer-stricken workers

The electronics giant will also use the cancer fund to improve worker safety at its manufacturing facilities around the world.

By 4 August 2015