Cancer

Saint Francis Medical Center's Cancer Institute, affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network, offers patients throughout the five-state region comprehensive oncology services. For more information, visit www.sfmc.net.

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Cancer

People who have a few drinks a week tend to live a bit longer than teetotalers do -- but even moderate drinking may raise the risk of certain cancers, a large, new study finds.

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Cancer

An ancient scourge -- the polio virus -- may be an unexpected friend to people battling one of the deadliest brain cancers, new research shows.

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Cancer

Liver cancer cases in several developed countries have doubled in the past 25 years, due to the continuing obesity epidemic and a spike in hepatitis infections, new research suggests.

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Cancer

Eating a nutritionally balanced high-quality diet may lower a cancer patient's risk of dying by as much as 65 percent, new research suggests.

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Cancer

Genetic blood testing is showing potential as a means of catching some early stage cancers, researchers are reporting.

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