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White, middle-class parents less accepting of the cervical cancer shot, researchers contend
Skin cancer drug had no effect on brain plaques in mice, three separate research teams report
But simple antacids appear to lower the risk, researchers report
One million cancer deaths avoided since 1990s, group says
Those exposed before age 5 are most vulnerable, study finds
For older patients with hypertension, heart failure, different problems will likely cause death, study finds
But expert notes questions about frequency remain
Blacks less likely, Hispanics more likely than whites to undergo surgery as early treatment, study shows
Advanced colonoscope has wider range of view than traditional models, picks up more polyps, study finds
4 out of 5 adults have household bans, but millions of people still breathe secondhand smoke, CDC says
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