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  1. DNA Film Acts As Sunscreen, Absorbs UV Light For Skin Cancer PreventionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    ... if these genes do not function properly, the affected cells can become cancerous, according to the American Cancer Society . The use of a DNA film as a sunscreen can help enforce safe sun practices, even for the most outdoorsy. Source: German G et ...


  2. Patricia M. PursegloveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    ... led an active live golfing, painting folk art, sewing, gardening, card-playing and fundraising for American Cancer Society. She had many friends as a member of multiple bridge group, Women's Club and the Mad Red Hatters Club. She was an active ...


  3. 5 foods and spices to keep your immune system strong when fighting cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Good nutrition not only prevents certain diseases, it can be used to fight them off as well. With the American Cancer Society expecting around 1,688,780 new cases of cancer to be diagnosed this year , it may prove useful to know specific ways to combat the disease.


  4. Bone Cancer Market : Industry Analysis, Research, Share, Growth,...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... market. According to American Cancer Society estimates, approximately 3,300 new cases of bone cancer are expected to diagnose in 2016, out of which, around 1490 deaths ...


  5. Study Suggests Social Interaction Amongst Cancer Patients May Impact Chances Of SurvivalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    People have debated whether a cancer patient's attitude could influence recovery for years and though scientists haven't found any concrete evidence linking positive thinking and remission, groups like the American Cancer Society still encourage patients to receive emotional support through therapy and relaxation for improved mental health. But what if we told you that while social interactions are undeniably important for those in treatment, their chances of recovering could actually matter more on who patients are talking to rather than what they're talking about? A new study from the UK suggests that the interactions chemotherapy patients have with each other could impact their chances of survival, Reuters reports.


  6. IABC Names Terry Cerisoles Recipient of 2017 Rae Hamlin AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Communication World

    ... About Terry Cerisoles Terry Cerisoles is senior vice president of corporate communications for the American Cancer Society, the largest nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer. A member of executive management and ...


  7. Celebrate Christmas in July by signing up for Chicago Santa Hustle 5K, Kids' DashRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... makes a difference in the lives of others. The Santa Hustle 5k and Kids Dash will be supporting the American Cancer Society this year. There will also be an opportunity for participants and spectators to bring a gift to donate to Toys for Tots. ...


  8. Relay for Life coming to CarlsbadRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A 24-hour Relay for Life fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society kicks off at 9 a.m. July 29 with an opening ceremony followed by a survivor lap to celebrate cancer survivors and then a caregiver lap. The Relay For Life of Carlsbad - Encinitas event is open to community members and honors those fighting cancer and remembers people lost to the disease, while raising money for the nonprofit American Cancer Society.


  9. Don't wait, call your senators and tell them how TrumpCare threatens youRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... - from the March of Dimes, to the American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association and the American Cancer Society. Catholic Sisters took it a step further, announcing that TrumpCare is the "most harmful legislation for American families in ...


  10. Kidney/Renal Cancer Drugs Market Growth Factors Analysis from 2014 to 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SBWire

    Kidney cancer or renal cancer is one of the ten most frequently diagnosed cancers, found mainly in people aged 60 or above. According to the estimates of the American Cancer Society , 61,560 new kidney cancer cases and 14,080 deaths would occur in 2015.


  11. Durbin: Every Republican proposal to repeal health care would be a massive step backwards for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... onwide including the AARP, the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Cancer Society, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Nurses Association.


  12. Flu viral strain found to actually CURE liver cancer in...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... could start getting the treatment within six months of the trial's publication. According to the American Cancer Society , just over 40,000 new cases of liver cancer will be diagnosed this year in the U.S., and nearly 29,000 people will die of the ...


  13. Don't Buy the Hype About an Increased Smoking AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... rate has ever been in the University of Michigan's data. Proponents of a higher smoking age-from the American Cancer Society to Vox -fall back on that Institute of Medicine study's conclusion that raising the legal age to 21 will reduce smoking for ...


  14. Reaching Black Men in Barbershops Could Lead to Early Detection of Colorectal CancerRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... received both interventions. Researchers then reviewed health education materials published by the American Cancer Society addressing colorectal cancer screening and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on high blood pressure ...


  15. FDA Sets Inaugural Meeting of First-Ever Patient Engagement Advisory CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... Deborah Cornwall, M.B.A. - Patient advocacy expert. She is a longtime leadership volunteer for the American Cancer Society and the Cancer Action Network. This entry was posted in Medical Devices / Radiation-Emitting Products , Regulatory Science and ...


  16. Life 9 mins ago 7:04 a.m.Crystal Harper continues her cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    "I am almost a third of the way done now with my chemo treatments," Crystal said in a video message. "I'm still trying to deal with not having any hair -- it's been a little bit tough -- but I found out about a really great program through the American Cancer Society, and they gave me a totally free wig."


  17. Patient navigator programs at barbershops could improve colorectal cancer screening among black menRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    ... received both interventions. Researchers then reviewed health education materials published by the American Cancer Society addressing colorectal cancer screening and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on high blood pressure ...


  18. Daniel NazarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... utions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the American Cancer Society, 122 South High Street, Morgantown, WV 26501.


  19. Natural News author to tour the East Coast, teaching people a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... time and again that smoking causes a plethora of health conditions, the worst being cancer. With the American Cancer Society estimating more than 200,000 new cases of lung cancer to be diagnosed for both men and women this year, it has become ...


  20. Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Market Grows with Increasing Prevalence of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    ... of diagnostics is expected to augment the global lymphoblastic lymphoma market. According to the American Cancer Society, as on January 1, 2016, there were an estimated 686,390 non-Hodgkin lymphoma cancer survivors in the U.S., out of which around ...