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Most U.S. Smokers Face at Least 1 Big Hurdle toward Quitting

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 06:00

When it comes to smoking, there is always “good news” and “bad news.”

Experts Have New Opinions on Prostate Cancer Screenings

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 08:10

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men of all races, including Latinos.

Report: “Hispanics Had Higher Risk of Death for Many Cancers”

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 08:07

Cancer rates continue to decrease among U.S. men, women, and children for all major racial/ethnic groups.

How Blood Donors Saved Jaxson Martinez’s Life

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 08:14

A few years ago, Jaxson Martinez and his family got the worst news imaginable.
Jaxson, a five-year-old from Uvalde, Texas, was diagnosed with stage 4 high-risk neuroblastoma. This is a rare cancer, only about 300 cases a year in the U.S.

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