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Organic Foods Do Not Lower Cancer Risk In Women: Report
2014-03-31 04:29:19

Steering clear of pesticides in food won’t reduce a woman’s likelihood of developing cancer, researchers from the Oxford University Cancer Epidemiology Unit claim in a recently-published report.

2014-03-04 23:24:53

A study of more than 16,000 firefighters in five Scandinavian countries finds higher rates of mesothelioma and asbestos may not be the only culprit. Raleigh,

2014-03-04 12:25:57

Unequal access to diagnosis and treatment results in deaths of 1,710 black women annually NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national study published today found a black:

Breast Cancer Mortality Not Reduced By Annual Screening
2014-02-12 13:25:19

Canadian researchers found in a 25-year study that annual breast cancer screenings of women between ages 40 and 59-years-old did not reduce mortality rate from the condition.

Middle-Aged Adults Experiencing Increase In Skin Cancer Incidence
2014-02-05 08:18:45

The overall incidence of skin cancer, among middle aged men and women between 40 and 60 years of age, has increased nearly eightfold between the years of 1970 and 2009, according to a study from the Mayo Clinic.

WHO Report Warns Of Impending Global Cancer Disaster
2014-02-04 08:31:27

Coinciding with World Cancer Day, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Agency for Research on Cancer (IACR) released the World Cancer Report 2014, which highlights the need for health professionals around the world to strengthen prevention efforts on a disease that is quickly becoming a global health disaster.

2014-02-03 20:22:40

GENEVA, February 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New UN Agency report shows cancer is now the world's biggest killer - with the number of cases set to explode in coming years

2014-01-09 16:23:13

CDC report finds fastest drop in adults aged 35-44 years ATLANTA, Jan.

Cancer Statistics 2014 Report
2014-01-08 04:30:52

Over the past two decades, risk of cancer death has dropped overall by twenty percent, according to the American Cancer Society annual cancer statistics report.

2014-01-07 10:42:10

Using a nomogram that incorporates age, Gleason score, and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level at diagnosis, individual risks that a screen-detected prostate cancer has been overdiagnosed can be estimated.


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  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.