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Lung Cancer Facts, Figures and Factors

Lung Cancer Facts, Figures & Factors (Infographic)

Lung is one of the vital organs of human body and it is more susceptible to damage by environmental pollution and behavioral activities like smoking. No surprise then that lung cancer causes more number of deaths than any other type of cancer. This infographic is an attempt to list out some important facts and stats […]

black labrador - the cancer sniffer

Innovative Cancer Screening Uses Labrador to Detect Bowel Cancer

In Japan, researchers have found that it is possible for a Labrador retriever to ‘sniff out’ cancer – bowel cancer was detected by a dog from breath and stool samples with a very high degree of accuracy. The dog trained to sniff out bowel cancer, was used by Hideto Sonoda at Kyushu University in Fukuoka, […]

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Anal Cancer Vaccine On Anvil

An application made to the FDA advisory committee by Merck & Co.’s to expand the use of its vaccine Gardasil for the prevention of anal cancer in young men and women has been approved. This drug is already approved as being an effective vaccine against genital warts and cervical cancer. A vaccine for anal cancer […]

7 Biggest Cancer Causers In Your Cupboards

7 Biggest Cancer Causers In Your Cupboards

Seven dirty chemicals that could make you seriously ill.