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breast cancer

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Susan Sniegowski drops the gavel on breast cancer

The verdict is in: This circuit court judge wouldn't allow her diagnosis to change her life.

Researchers suspect cancer, obesity link

People who stay slim throughout life may reduce the likelihood of developing cancer.

Medical tattoos help hide surgical scars

Pigments can restore more natural appearance that patients are happy with, according to study.

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‘Why wait for cancer to find me?’

With a strong family history and a dangerous gene mutation, Kelley Miller decided to fend off potential cancer with proactive surgeries.

Actress and cancer survivor Diahann Carroll: ‘Take charge’

Her advice to others? 'You have a life to live and you'll do the best that you can.'

Spotting breast cancer in a ‘blink of an eye’

Skilled radiologists see abnormalities immediately, and researchers want to learn how.

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‘I’m very thankful for this opportunity’

Ms. Wheelchair America contestants, who sometimes have difficulty finding chair-friendly imaging machines, rolled in for mammograms.

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‘One day at a time’

Kathleen Corey finds a healing path forward after discovering early-stage breast cancer.

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Prescription for change

A new program gives low-income, chronically ill patients greater access to what they've been missing: Fresh fruits and veggies.

Teens who eat lots of fruit may lower their breast cancer risk

Second report found women who drink more alcohol over time might increase chances of disease.

Regular exercise may boost prostate cancer survival

Study finds that the most active men had the best outcomes.

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Grateful to be alive

After more than three decades, Jan Ledinsky's breast cancer metastasized. So did her appreciation for life.