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Palm Oil Products Are Being Pulled From Some Stores In Italy After A Report Linking It To Cancer

Quartz | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.17.2017 | World

Some palm oil products being removed from supermarket shelves around the world as a result of a report that suggested the oil is linked with cancer. A...

AMANZA - Ep.82

Spottoon | Posted 01.11.2017 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

One Breath Into This Breathalyzer Can Diagnose 17 Diseases

Live Science | Erin Schumaker | Posted 01.04.2017 | Healthy Living

A single breath into a newfangled breathalyzer is all doctors need to diagnose 17 different diseases, including lung cancer, irritable bowel syndrome ...

AMANZA - Ep.81

Spottoon | Posted 01.04.2017 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Ensuring Research for Health in a New Administration

Mary Woolley | Posted 01.03.2017 | Politics
Mary Woolley

Co-authored by The Honorable John Edward Porter, U.S. Representative (1980 - 2001) and Research!America Board Chair As President-elect Donald Trum...

It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over

Bob Tufts | Posted 12.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Bob Tufts

When 75-year-old Don Wright crossed the finish line in Philadelphia on November 20th to complete his 100th marathon as a cancer survivor, it wasn't ju...

U.S. Melanoma Rates Keep Rising

Reuters | Erin Schumaker | Posted 12.30.2016 | Healthy Living

(Reuters Health) - - The number of diagnosed melanoma cases and related deaths in the U.S. has been steadily climbing for at least two decades despite...

7 Global Trends That Will Affect You Personally in 2017

Marian Salzman | Posted 12.29.2016 | Business
Marian Salzman

Our trend predictions for 2017 may be the most personal to date--personal as in very much pertaining to you. While the trends are global, they will be...

AMANZA - Ep.80

Spottoon | Posted 12.28.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

AMANZA - Ep.79

Spottoon | Posted 12.21.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Joy Is Caring

Bill Couzens | Posted 12.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

This year Hanukkah kicks off on Christmas Eve, which brings me to a question I frequently ask myself on converging holidays: How are we all alike what...

This Jeopardy! Contestant's Heartbreaking Story Is An Inspiration For Us All

Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman | Posted 12.21.2016 | Good News
Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman

2016 has been a rough year. We’ve been bombarded by one depressing and/or alarming news story after another, and so many of us are looking for an es...

What Every Woman Should Know Before Getting Genetic Testing for Cancer

O, The Oprah Magazine | Pam Masin | Posted 12.16.2016 | OWN

Undergoing genetic testing for breast cancer is like consulting a foggy crystal ball: You can walk away with a vague idea of what might happen, but no...

Meaningful Rituals

Nancy Rappaport | Posted 12.15.2016 | Arts
Nancy Rappaport

Holidays can be tough, in part because they come with a certain amount of anticipation and hope for connection and joy. So to kick off the season, I s...

AMANZA - Ep.78

Spottoon | Posted 12.14.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

Researchers identify a way to stop cancer from spreading

ResearchGate | Posted 12.12.2016 | Science
ResearchGate

Salvador Aznar Benitah and first author Gloria Pascual. Courtesy of IRB Barcelona.Metastasis, the spreading of cancer cells to other parts of the body...

'Jeopardy!' Contestant With Cancer Dies A Week Before Her Episode Airs

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.08.2016 | Entertainment

In a heartbreaking loss for the “Jeopardy!” community, a contestant died earlier this week just a few days before episode was set to air. Cindy St...

Making Progress Against Cancer with Connected Health: The Time Is Now

Barbara K. Rimer, DrPH | Posted 12.06.2016 | Technology
Barbara K. Rimer, DrPH

In 2011, when President Obama appointed me, Owen Witte, MD, and Hill Harper, JD, to the President's Cancer Panel, we were determined to select and fra...

How Can Wearable Technology Improve Cancer Treatment?

Quora | Posted 12.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Quora

How can wearable technology improve cancer treatment? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answ...

Put a Little Love in Your Heart

Bill Couzens | Posted 12.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

Less Cancer has been at the forefront of informing people on everything from lifestyle to the environmental risks associated with cancer. Our approach...

The Regrettable Education of Michael Buble

Mark Myers | Posted 12.02.2016 | Entertainment
Mark Myers

Upon hearing the news of his son's cancer diagnosis, my heart immediately went out to this man I have never met and likely never will. Obviously, I hu...

Fighting childhood cancer in Africa

Naser Haghamed | Posted 12.02.2016 | World
Naser Haghamed

Today is a day of celebration for children's health care on the African continent as the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital shows off its completed st...

Cancer Patients Are Finding Anxiety Relief In Psychedelic Mushrooms

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.01.2016 | Healthy Living

Dinah Bazer, a 69-year-old mother and retired information systems worker living in Brooklyn, credits psychedelics with saving her life. After undergoi...

AMANZA - Ep.76

Spottoon | Posted 11.30.2016 | Entertainment
Spottoon

A 26-year-old man's life is turned upside down when he is diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer. As he struggles with the pain of his treatment and the realization that he never truly lived, he retreats into his imagination, to a magical forest where answers and miracles can be found.

A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise Of Prevention

Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. | Posted 11.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D.

What do Ken Burns and Valerie Simpson have in common? They are both highly accomplished, creative and articulate individuals. They have also lost a pa...