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Diabetes may increase risk for head and neck cancer

26. July 2014

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Source: www.medscape.com Author: Larry Hand The risk for head and neck cancer (HNC) was almost 50% higher in patients with diabetes than in individuals without diabetes, according to an article published online July 24 in JAMA Otolaryngology. The estimated risk is higher for people 40 to 65 years old. Kuo-Shu Tseng, PhD, from Tainan University […]

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Hard-to-watch commercials to make quitting smoking easier

26. July 2014

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Source: www.nytimes.com Author: Andrew Adam Newman Telling smokers that their habit shortens life expectancy by at least 10 years might seem like an effective way to get them to quit. But it turns out there is something even scarier: living with disfiguring disease. Dr. Tim McAfee, the director of the Office on Smoking and Health […]

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CDC finds coverage for HPV vaccination among teens is still low

25. July 2014

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Source: medicalnewstoday.com Author: staff   Although there has been a slight increase in human papillomavirus vaccination coverage among adolescents since 2012, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that vaccine coverage in this population remains “unacceptably low”. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the US. There are more […]

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Former LA Laker Michael Cooper diagnosed with tongue cancer

22. July 2014

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Source: insidesocal.com Author: Mark Medina   Former Laker Michael Cooper will take a leave of absence as the head coach of the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream because of early stage tongue cancer. Cooper plans to have a surgical procedure this week at the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and is expected to recover […]

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Health Insurance providers still take advantage of consumers despite Obamacare

21. July 2014

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Source: huffingtonpost.com Author: Jeffrey Young   No law has done more to reform health insurance and protect consumers against the industry’s most heinous practices than the Affordable Care Act. But Obamacare didn’t magically transform insurers into benevolent entities solely devoted to taking care of sick people. Health insurance companies, even those that are not-for-profit, have […]

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Florida jury awards $23 billion for punitive damages to widow in lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds

21. July 2014

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Source: reuters.com Author: Barbara Liston   A Florida jury has awarded the widow of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer punitive damages of more than $23 billion in her lawsuit against the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, the nation’s second-biggest cigarette maker. The judgment, returned on Friday night, was the largest in Florida history in a […]

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Scar-free surgery for cancer patients

19. July 2014

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Source: www.todayonline.com Author: staff Singapore — When Mdm Tan Chwee Huay told her friends that she had undergone surgery to remove a cancerous lump in her throat, they thought that she was pulling their leg. “Nobody could tell that I had gone for such a complex surgery because they could not see any scars. “They […]

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Docetaxel regimen tops cisplatin in head and neck cancer

19. July 2014

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Source: www.cancernetwork.com Author: Anna Azvolinsky, PhD A phase II study has demonstrated that combining docetaxel-based chemoradiotherapy and the antibody cetuximab postoperatively in patients with high-risk squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck led to improved disease-free and overall survival, with no unexpected toxicities. The results of the study were published in the Journal of […]

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Oral Cancer Foundation, Cody Kiser partner for Idaho rodeo

19. July 2014

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Source: www.drbicuspid.com Author: DrBicuspid Staff The Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) is partnering with Cody Kiser, a rodeo cowboy who will serve as a spokesman for the group, at the Snake River Stampede Rodeo, held July 15-19 in Nampa, ID. Kiser hopes to serve as a positive role model for children and teens that look up […]

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Antioxidants May Cause More Harm Than Good in Cancer Patients

14. July 2014

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Source: medscape.com Author: Zosia Chustecka   While alternative health gurus often encourage increasing antioxidants in the diet and the taking of antioxidant nutritional supplements such as beta-carotene, vitamins A, C, and E, and selenium, new research findings suggest that antioxidants could do more harm than good, especially in cancer patients. The idea is discussed in a perspective […]

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