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Hormonal birth control linked to increased breast cancer risk: Study
Women using hormonal birth control methods -- from the pill, to the ring and implants -- appeared to have a 20 percent higher risk of breast cancer, according to a new study of 1.8 million women in Denmark.
Drinking 3-4 cups of coffee a day may have health benefits: study
Coffee may not only give you a morning boost -- it also may have significant health benefits. So says a review by British scientists of more than 200 studies on coffee consumption and health, published Wednesday in BMJ, a British medical journal. “Coffee drinking appears safe within usual patterns
School rallies behind beloved crossing guard as she battles cancer
A Texas elementary school is showing their support for a beloved crossing guard after she was diagnosed with cancer. Staff and students at the Rusk School in Houston have already raised $5,850 of their $10,000 goal on behalf of Sanjuana Torres, 59, who has worked at the school for 20 years. "I was
US cancer deaths are decreasing, study finds
More people are surviving the most common forms of cancer as cancer deaths continue to trend downward for both men and women in the U.S., according to a new study published today by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. From 2010 to 2014, overall cancer deaths in men decreased by 1.8
Inside the life of 'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon
For over four decades, murder, deceit, kidnappings and all kinds of hysteria ensued. It was small-town America portrayed in a sensational way against the backdrop of a more innocent time. It was pre-social media, before skyrocketing divorce rates , and before bad behavior was celebrated or
91-Year-Old Who Inspired Thousands With End-of-Life Road Trip Dies
A 91-year-old woman who chose to hit the road over spending her days undergoing chemotherapy treatments and inspired hundreds of thousands in the process, has died. Norma Bauerschmidt, the inspiration behind the Facebook page "Driving Miss Norma," was diagnosed with uterine cancer just two days
Research Shows Links Between Obesity and Eight Additional Cancers
While obesity is often associated with a host of other health issues including high blood pressure , stroke and heart attack , a new study is examining how the condition is also related to cancer risk. A review of several studies published today in the New England Journal of Medicine found new
90-Year-Old Woman Chooses Trip of a Lifetime Over Cancer Treatment
At 90 years old, a woman from Michigan named Norma is living life to the fullest on a road trip across the United States. Just two days after Norma’s husband of 67 years passed away, she was diagnosed with uterine cancer. Doctors gave her the options of surgery, radiation or chemotherapy. She
Kate Walsh Opens Up About Early Menopause
The 48-year-old actress revealed that she cannot have children because she's gone through early menopause.
FBI Investigates Device for Women Linked to Cancer
Manufacturer Johnson and Johnson eventually pulled it off the market but investigators are asking when J&J knew there was problem.