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Cancer Awareness

June is National Cancer Survivor Month

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NEWS:

Breast Cancer

5/28/21 Better choice of contraceptives can prevent breast cancer

Colorectal Cancer

6/2/21 Younger age at screening links to lower CRC incidence

Lung Cancer

6/2/21 Research suggests BMI may not be best obesity indicator to assess risk for lung cancer

Ovarian Cancer

5/27/21 'Automated' microscopy identifies predictor of chemotherapy resistance in ovarian cancer patients

Prostate Cancer

5/27/21 FDA Approves First PET Imaging Agent to Identify Prostate Cancer Metastasis or Recurrence

Equity and Health Disparities

6/2/21 TRANSFORM: Health Equity

6/1/21 JAMA editor-in-chief stepping down after backlash from podcast that questioned racism in medicine

Smoking, Vaping or E-Cigarettes

6/2/21 How harm reduction advocates and the tobacco industry capitalized on pandemic to promote nicotine

General Cancer Research and News

6/2/21 Researchers identify how to prevent cancer metastases

6/2/21 Protein Disguise Could Be New Target for Cancer Immunotherapy

6/1/21 'Electronic nose' accurately sniffs out hard-to-detect cancers

6/1/21 ASCO: Incidence of Cervical Cancer Has Decreased in the United States
6/1/21 Signs You May Have a Brain Tumor, According to Doctors

6/2/21 Can a Routine Cancer Scan Flag Depression?

6/1/21 Researchers discover gene linked to bone cancer in children, ID potential novel therapy

5/29/21 Many Sunscreens Have a Carcinogen, Pharmacy Tells FDA

5/27/21 Causal Mechanism of Link Between Cancer and Obesity