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    Metro #NoBraDay: Women Go Bra-Free To Create Awareness For Breast Cancer (Photos) – Tori News

    Women all over the world are celebrating today as #NoBraDay to create awareness for cancer. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Drinking Bleach Won’t Cure Cancer or Anything Else, F.D.A. Says – NYT

    The Food and Drug Administration was dragged into the online world of medical misinformation this week, telling consumers not to drink bleach solutions that are being marketed as cures for autism, cancer, H.I.V./AIDS and other medical conditions. It was the latest example of how health...
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    World How Scientists Built a ‘Living Drug’ to Beat Cancer – Wired

    In 2010, Emily Whitehead was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, a cancer of certain cells in the immune system. This is the most common form of childhood cancer, her parents were told; and Emily had a good chance to beat it with chemotherapy. Remission rates for the most common …...
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    World Prostate cancer: New urine test hope – BBC News – Health

    An experimental new urine test can reveal if men with early prostate cancer will probably need aggressive therapy or can be left untreated but monitored, UK researchers say. Current PSA blood tests cannot do this, meaning many men experience unnecessary worry, investigations … Read more via...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Davido Looking For Woman Whose Death Wish Is For Him To Sing To Her – Nairaland

    Davido is looking for a woman battling cancer whose death wish is for him to sing for her, as recorded by one of her sons. The woman who disclosed that her cancer is at stage 4 at the moment, further said in the.... Read more via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria...
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    World Israeli cancer breakthrough ‘doubles life expectancy’ – Jewish News

    Israeli scientists have developed a targeted pancreatic cancer therapy for people who carry the BRCA genetic mutation . The breakthrough will be of interest to Jewish communities around the.... Read more via Jewish News – Get more World News
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    General Health Six Ways to Lower Your Risk for Colon Cancer –

    Colorectal cancer is one of the more common cancers in the US. About 1 in 23 men and 1 in 25 women will develop colon or rectal cancer at some point during their lifetime. But there are things you can do to help lower your risk. Here are 6 ways … Read more via
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    Entertainment Why Is Pancreatic Cancer Such a Dreaded Diagnosis? – The Daily Beast

    Jeopardy host Alex Trebek revealed Wednesday that he is suffering from a disease that afflicts more than 56,000 Americans years—most of whom will die from it. Although pancreatic cancer represents just 3 percent of all cancers in the United States, it … via The Daily Beast –...
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    World Common Weed Killer Glyphosate Increases Risk of Cancer By 41 Percent, Study Says – Slashdot

    A broad new scientific analysis of the cancer-causing potential of glyphosate herbicides, the most widely used weedkilling products in the world, has found that people with high exposures to the popular pesticides have a 41% increased risk of developing a type of cancer called non-Hodgkin...
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    Metro Common gum-disease bug may also give cancer a boost – New Scientist

    What do your mouth and your behind have in common? They’re linked by a bug that we thought was usually benign, but may in fact have a much darker … Read more via New Scientist – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro New virus could help destroy cancer – Medical News Today

    Cancer is a chronic disease that kills millions of people worldwide. According to the World … Read more via Medical News Today – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro How the secret to surviving cancer could be in YOUR medicine cabinet – Mail Online

    To say that Jane McLelland is lucky to be alive would be something of an understatement. At just 35, she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cervical cancer. Standard treatment failed to halt the disease and five years later she was given the devastating news that tumours … Read more...
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    World Colorectal cancer is killing more 20- to 30-year-olds. We now have one clue about why. – Vox

    It’s one of the mysteries that has puzzled cancer epidemiologists: Why are younger and younger people becoming sick with colorectal cancer? In 2017, researchers at the.... Read more via Vox – Get more World News
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    Metro We Can’t Afford the Drugs That Could Cure Cancer – WSJ News

    When I was training as an oncologist nearly three decades ago, we dreamed of curing cancer. Today, advances in … Read more via WSJ – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Scientists discover new drugs to arrest growth, spread of cancer – PM NEWS Nigeria

    Australian scientists on Thursday said they have discovered a new type of drug that targets specific proteins to arrest the growth and spread of cancer, without the harmful side effects of conventional therapies. The drugs, which put cancer cells into a “permanent sleep” without … Read more...
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    Metro NAFDAC recalls BP medicine linked to cancer – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has joined other regulatory agencies worldwide to recall a blood pressure medication from the market after it was found to contain a cancer-causing chemical. Valsartan, made in China, … Read more via The Guardian...
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    Sports Nigerian goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme quits football after year-long cancer battle – The Sun Newspaper

    Nigeria’s and Wolves goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has retired from professional football after a 12-month battle with acute leukaemia. Last month Ikeme, 32, announced on Twitter he was in complete remission read more via – The Sun News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Metro Woman claims drinking her dog’s urine gives her ‘natural glow’ – USA Today News

    A controversial video has surfaced on Facebook, showing a woman drinking what she claims is her dog’s urine as a health remedy. Read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Why some Nigerians are ‘protected’ from cancer – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria...

    Scientists have provided explanation why more West Africans especially Nigerians unlike other races are better protected from developing cancers. Evidence of an unknown species of human ancestor has been found hiding in the Deoxy ribonucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material of West African people.…...
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    Entertainment Banky W Undergoes Skin Cancer Treatment, Shares Treatment Photos

    Nigerian singer and music executive Banky W recently took to Instagram to share the progress he is making while being treated for a rare strain of skin cancer He wrote A wise man once said this: "Scars. A sign that you had been hurt. A sign that you had been healed." Scroll through the...