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'Cryoablation' might offer therapeutic option for cancer patients whose disease has spread
Findings suggest lung cancer develops through multiple mechanisms
American Cancer Society looked at smoking, obesity, disease screening, tanning and more
Certain strains of the cervical cancer virus found in tumors from nonsmokers
False-positive results lead to unneeded risky procedures
Highest levels of cancer-linked substance found in blood of those who light up first thing in morning
Many say they don't feel prepared to offer effective assistance
Deadly skin cancer still rare in kids, but long-term study found 2 percent yearly increase among whites
Study suggests patients who have tumors removed could live many extra months
Personalized cancer treatment moves forward.
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