News tagged with childhood cancer

Childhood harms can lead to lung cancer

Adverse events in childhood have been linked to an increase in the likelihood of developing lung cancer in later life. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Public Health describe how the link is partly explai ...

dateJan 18, 2010 in Cancer
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A serving of soy a day can help keep breast cancer away

(PhysOrg.com) -- It is estimated that 40,170 women will die from breast cancer in 2009, and while much less common in men, they are not immune to the disease. It is estimated that 1,910 diagnoses of invasive breast cancer ...

dateOct 23, 2009 in Cancer
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Survivors of childhood cancer less likely to marry

Childhood cancer survivors typically suffer from the long-term effects of cancer treatment on physical health, and results of a new study suggest that social implications also exist, which may affect their ...

dateOct 08, 2009 in Cancer
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