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    Health: Early detection with FIT
21-07-2010
Colorectal cancer is the most common cancer affecting Malaysian men and the third most common among women.
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    Targetting lungs
19-07-2010
With advancements in treatment, patients diagnosed with advanced lung cancer can look forward to prolonged survival with a better
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    Researchers Will Test Potentially Cheaper, Less Invasive Breast Cancer Screening
19-07-2010
Researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) will test whether a set of blood-based biomarkers can assist mammography in the early detection of breast cancer with a $180,000 grant announced from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.
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    10,000-plus in U.S. die for lack of cancer screens: CDC
12-07-2010
(Reuters) - At least 10,000 people and possibly far more die in the United States each year because they have not been screened for colon or breast cancer, according to a government report released on Tuesday.
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    Health: Being aware can save your life
12-07-2010
HEALTH experts here are still unsure about whether men 50 or older should be screened for Prostate-Specific Antigen blood test (PSA), especially with the nation likely to reach an ageing nation status by 2035 with the number of people above 60 making up 15 per cent of the population.

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    Hopes for breast cancer vaccine
17-06-2010
American scientists say they have developed a vaccine which has prevented breast cancer from developing in mice.
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    Ovarian cancers
16-06-2010
My mother’s abdomen has slowly gotten bigger over the past few months. At first, she thought she was getting fat. But when we insisted that she should go to the doctor, the doctor called us in separately and told us that she had ovarian cancer.
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    About chronic myeloid leukaemia
1-06-2010
Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML) is a slowly progressing cancer of the blood and bone marrow. The cancer is characterised by the overproduction of white blood cells (WBC) which causes the spleen to enlarge considerably.
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HOPE handbook A Resource Guidebook for Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients
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HOPE handbook 2 A Guide for Cancer Caregivers
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