Findings underscore importance of prevention efforts
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Study found genes for the eye color and for red hair were tied to moles, often a precursor for the skin cancer
American Cancer Society has plenty of tips to help you kick the habit
Japanese study found that stopping the habit boosted survival, even if a few pounds were added on
VA study found 20 percent boost in uptake if patients thought they might also win $50
Treatment-related discomfort, swelling helped by the approaches, studies find
New survey finds 1 in 5 people with private plans spending 5 percent or more of income on health care
Virus could put them at raised risk for throat cancers, researchers say
One type has never been detected before, the other is a surprise because it was phased out of kids' pajamas
Telephone could be a lifeline for these patients, researchers say
Experts applaud decision, saying it will save thousands of lives
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