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The Cost Of Premature Death From Cancer: 8.7 Million Years Of Life

From The American Cancer Society: Cancer kills many people before their time, costing more than 8.7 million years of life among people aged 16 to 84 in the United States in 2015. Researchers estimate cancer also leads to $94 billion in future lost earnings, not just in 2015. These numbers come from a new report ... Read moreThe Cost Of Premature Death From Cancer: 8.7 Million Years Of Life

Researchers: Certain Strains Of The Common Cold Virus Could Cure Bladder Cancer

From Fox News: Researchers at the University of Surrey in England found that a certain strain of the cold virus — coxsackievirus, or CVA21 — is capable of destroying cancer cells in the bladder, The Telegraph reported. Fifteen patients with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer were injected with CVA21 through a catheter one week before surgery ... Read moreResearchers: Certain Strains Of The Common Cold Virus Could Cure Bladder Cancer

Lymphoma Survivor Pays It Forward By Becoming A Nurse To Help Cancer Patients

From The American Cancer Society: When Crystal Zunino was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in January 2015, she was just half-way through her first year as a new middle-school math teacher in Warner Robins, Georgia. Zunino was 23 years old and had recently graduated from college with an education degree. She first knew something was wrong ... Read moreLymphoma Survivor Pays It Forward By Becoming A Nurse To Help Cancer Patients

Things That Can Increase The Risk Of Stomach Cancer

From Express UK: One seemingly innocuous food can pose a particularly grave health risk. According to a meta analysis of existing literature published in the American Association for Cancer Research, eating pickled vegetables could potentially increase the risk of developing stomach cancer by fifty percent. The probable explanation is the high salt content found in ... Read moreThings That Can Increase The Risk Of Stomach Cancer

Study: Lower Risk Of Breast Cancer For Morning People

From CNN: Sleep traits could be a risk factor for breast cancer, new research suggests. Women who said they preferred to get out of bed early were found to have a lower risk of breast cancer than those who stay up late. However, experts cautioned that other breast cancer risk factors such as alcohol consumption ... Read moreStudy: Lower Risk Of Breast Cancer For Morning People

US Cancer Survivor Population Approaches 17 Million

From The American Cancer Society: The number of cancer survivors in the United States continues to go up. A new report by the American Cancer Society – in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute – estimates there are more than 16.9 million cancer survivors alive in the US today, and that number will grow to ... Read moreUS Cancer Survivor Population Approaches 17 Million

Single Mother With Terminal Cancer Makes Bucket List With Sons

From Fox News: Sarah Carew, 38, was diagnosed with terminal cancer earlier this year and told she had less than a year left to live. The mother of two from Plymouth, Devon, now wants to make the most of her remaining time with her sons, Reece, 18, and Leon, 11. She wants to take the ... Read moreSingle Mother With Terminal Cancer Makes Bucket List With Sons