Cancer

Find out everything there is to know about cancer and stay updated on the latest cancer research with the comprehensive articles and informative features at LiveScience.com. Learn more about this potentially fatal disease as scientists and doctors continue to make amazing discoveries about cancer.
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Google's Cancer-Detecting Nanoparticles: Are There Drawbacks?
October 30th, 2014
Google is developing nanoparticles that the company hopes will catch early signs of disease, but are there potential drawbacks to the technology?
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Cancer Patients Finally Get the ER They Deserve (Op-Ed)
 James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
October 10th, 2014
A new type of ER is emerging, one that addresses the added risks faciing cancer patients.
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Little-Known Skin Cancer Affects Dark-Skinned People
African-American woman, skin cancer, ALM
August 9th, 2014
Yes, even people with dark skin can get skin cancer.
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Navigating Genetic Testing in an Uncertain Landscape (Op-Ed)
QuantuMDx Group Ltd. handheld genetic testing device.
October 27th, 2014
There is much that genetic tests reveal, and much that they still do not.
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Can Cycling Crimp Sex for Men?
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September 17th, 2014
Cycling's small seats have long provoked caution in men — but is that fear misguided?
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Cellphone Radiation Might Be a Drag on Sperm
Sperm cell fertilizing eggs.
June 11th, 2014
New research suggests that carrying around a cellphone in your pocket could lower sperm motility and viability.
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Ten Questions to Ask Your Doctor After a Cancer Diagnosis
man, doctor, questions, cancer, diagnosis
August 19th, 2014
If diagnosed with cancer, these questions can help you "prepare for battle."
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Cancer-Fighting Diet: 6 Tips to Reduce Your Risk
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June 30th, 2014
Here are six science-supported tips for eating healthy to reduce your risk of cancer.
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