November 19, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Cancer Survivors Can Develop PTSD, Too

MONDAY, Nov. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People usually imagine post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as happening to war veterans or assault victims. Latest Cancer News But new research shows the trauma of a cancer scare often leaves survivors with the condition. Many may not want to admit how they feel,

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November 15, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Don’t Fret Delays in Treating Colon Cancer, Study Suggests

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Delays in colon cancer treatment may not increase the risk of death, according to a new study. Latest Cancer News Canadian researchers examined data from more than 900 people diagnosed with stage 1 to stage 3 colon cancer. Some began treatment within a

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November 15, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Health Tip: Talking With Your Child’s Cancer-Care Team

(HealthDay News) — If your child has cancer and is being treated by a team of specialists, frequent and open communication is essential. Latest Cancer News The American Cancer Society suggests how to talk with team members: Actively take part in your child’s care. Communication should be clear, direct and

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November 14, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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How to Do a Skin Cancer Body Check

By Julie DavisHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Every year, about 5 million Americans are treated for skin cancer — an abnormal growth of skin cells that most often develops on areas exposed to the sun. Latest Cancer News You can spot early signs by regularly checking

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November 14, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Study Untangles Disparity in Colon Cancer Survival Rates

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Health insurance and tumor characteristics are major reasons for the differences in colon cancer survival rates between blacks and whites in the United States, a new study finds. Latest Cancer News Researchers examined data from nearly 200,000 Americans with colon cancer, ages 18-64,

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November 09, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Know the Signs of Ovarian Cancer and Your Risks

Ovarian Cancer Slideshow Pictures Ovarian Cancer Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ 15 Cancer Symptoms Women Ignore Slideshow THURSDAY, Nov. 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) — About 22,440 American women will learn they have ovarian cancer this year, and more than 14,000 will die from the disease, according to the American Cancer

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