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cancer prevention

Lose weight, stave off breast cancer

The more pounds a woman loses, the lower her risk.

How to keep cancer at bay

Did you know that nearly half of all cancer deaths are attributed to factors you can modify?

Survey: Many fear cancer, but feel powerless

More than half of Americans say they're concerned about developing cancer—and 1 in 4 believe there's nothing they can do to prevent it.

The wonders of EVOO

A dietitian explores the many health benefits olive oil brings to your meals.

An apple a day…

This popular fall fruit delivers nutrients that boost your immune system, aid weight loss and improve the health of your brain and heart.

Tap into the health powers of garlic

Garlic has a number of compounds that supply health-boosting effects, making it a key superfood.

Could a blood test spot lung cancer early?

Such detection could save lives.

Study confirms lifesaving value of colonoscopy

If cancerous growths called polyps are found during a colonoscopy, they can be removed during the procedure.

9 of 10 Americans take cancer prevention steps

Women are far more likely than men to take all three preventive steps and more.

Do you know the top 10 cancer warning signs?

If you want to live a longer, healthier life, catching cancer early is key. Here's how.

Patient Story

‘Extraordinarily gratifying’

A new study finds cancer death rates in the U.S. dropped 20 percent.

Mom: HPV vaccination ‘a no-brainer’

Despite social stigma, the vaccine has proven effective in fighting the virus and cervical cancer.

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