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Reports Shows New Oklahoma Laws Are Improving Cancer Prevention
A new national report shows in two of the major categories Oklahoma zoomed from red to green because of key ... The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network says the comprehensive indoor tanning ... read more
Petition drive underway to put tougher St. Louis County smoking ban on Nov. 6 ballot
ST. LOUIS COUNTY • A coalition of health groups is gathering signatures to force a public vote Nov. 6 on snuffing out exemptions for casinos and more than 90 bars allowed under St. Louis County’s seve... read more
Should I Exercise With Lung Cancer?
Exercising at all stages of your cancer journey is so important, in fact, that about 10 years ago, the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Cancer Society teamed ... for the ACSM, says ... read more
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50 Health Secrets Every Woman Over 50 Should Know
The American Cancer Society says ... It’s important to know your family health history, Dr. Steinbaum says: “The more you understand about your history, the more you can fight against it,” she says. “ ... read more
US cancer death rate hits 25 years of decline, study says
The overall nationwide cancer death rate fell continuously from 1991 to 2016 by a total of 27%, according to a study by the American Cancer Society, published Tuesday ... Purdue fan who inspired many ... read more
Could chemo drugs cause a second malignancy?
On Wednesdays, it's Dr. Otis Brawley, chief medical officer at the American Cancer Society. Question asked by Ronda of Oklahoma ... His hematologist said that the chemo drugs long ago were mutagenic ( ... read more
Key health websites blindfold consumers on tobacco product risks
Millions of people visit the websites of the Mayo Clinic, American Cancer ... sources,” Kozlowski says. Kozlowski and Sweanor reviewed several major health websites — including the CDC, Mayo Clinic, A... read more
Steve Jobs' turtlenecks: Who really made them?
On Tuesday, the Smoking Gun website ... has reworded its message to say it will make a $20 donation for each $175 Jobs-like sweater sold through Oct. 16 "to the ongoing fight against cancer" rather th... read more
20 years after tobacco settlement, states still shortchanging prevention programs that save lives, health care dollars
Smoking rates are highest ... "We cannot allow the progress we've made in the fight against the tobacco industry and their deadly products to stall," said Christopher W. Hansen, President of the Ameri... read more
Tips to be Fit: What to do to prevent breast cancer
I want to thank everyone who came out to the “Making Strides Against ... American women developed breast cancer last year alone. It kills nearly 46,000 American women each year — roughly one every 12 ... read more
In a state of great wealth, all the health care some can afford
Struggling to get her interior painting business going, Grossman routinely sacrificed her health, toughing out ... the American Cancer Society says Connecticut’s progress has actually been slower, wit... read more