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Consumer groups laud American Cancer Society position on e-cigarettes; slams the Philippine Cancer Society’s negative stance

Consumer groups laud American Cancer Society position on e-cigarettes; slams the Philippine Cancer Society’s negative stance

  Vapers in the Philippines lauded the latest position statement of the American Cancer Society (ACS) declaring the organization’s cautious support for e-cigarettes as a tool to help individuals quit smoking combustible tobacco products.  ...

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More Evidence that Aspirin Lowers Risk of Cancer: Study

More Evidence that Aspirin Lowers Risk of Cancer: Study

  Miami, United States – People who take aspirin regularly have a significantly lower risk of cancer, particularly involving the colon and gastrointestinal tract, according to US research published. The findings ...

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‘Surprising Gaps’ in Ovarian Cancer Research: US Report

‘Surprising Gaps’ in Ovarian Cancer Research: US Report

  Miami, United States – Ovarian cancer, often called the “silent killer,” is poorly understood by researchers and often does not even originate in the ovaries, a US panel said. With ...

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Men Face Higher Risk of Cancers Linked to Oral Sex

Men Face Higher Risk of Cancers Linked to Oral Sex

  Washington, United States – Men are twice as likely as women to get cancer of the mouth and throat linked to the human papillomavirus, or HPV, one of the most ...

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Use Sunscreen Urges Actor Hugh Jackman After Cancer Removed

Use Sunscreen Urges Actor Hugh Jackman After Cancer Removed

  Sydney, Australia – Australian movie star Hugh Jackman has again undergone treatment for skin cancer, urging people to wear sunscreen and have regular check-ups. The 47-year-old first had a basal ...

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