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By Edition On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Not getting enough sleep? You could be increasing your breast cancer risk

A new study suggests that an adequate amount of sleep could help women ward off breast cancer, while lack of shut-eye increases the risk. That’s because sleep promotes the release of the hormone melatonin that More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Robots join fight against cancer

Researchers from Polytechnique Montréal, Université de Montréal and McGill University have just achieved a spectacular breakthrough in cancer research. They have developed new nanorobotic agents capable of navigating More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 1st, 2016
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Hope for Fundashon Prevenshon

WILLEMSTAD - There is hope for the survival of the Fundashon Prevenshon (Prevention Foundation). The foundation receives the promised 1.3 million guilders expected this year from the government. Next Wednesday this More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 25th, 2016
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Drink alcohol? At risk for seven types of cancer

New research has pretty much given seven reasons not to drink alcohol. According to a new review, there is now strong evidence that alcohol causes seven forms of cancer, and people consuming even low to moderate More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Proton therapy arrives at Miami Cancer Institute

A 220-ton “Cyclotron” is the cornerstone of the only proton therapy center in South Florida to offer pencil-beam scanning MIAMI – Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida has welcomed the future More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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Terminal breast cancer could be cured with “astounding” new treatment, study claims

Scientists have developed a new way of releasing chemotherapy drugs into cancer cells, allowing the medication to reach and kill hard-to-treat tumours and bringing new hope to millions of women with terminal or More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 29th, 2016
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Great excitement participants for the Roses

WILLEMSTAD – Every year the Ride for the Roses gets bigger and bigger. It was impressive to see so many people walking over the Juliana Bridge crossing from Otrabanda to Punda. Those who love this event had to More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 18th, 2016
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Let’s all help Justin Penso in his fight against cancer

As you may know Justin Penso is a 14 year old boy who has been fighting against cancer for 8 years already. Unfortunately, recently they discovered the cancer had spread to his lungs. To the surprise of many this More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Sugar consumption linked to breast cancer and its spread to other organs, scientists say

A common sugar found in fizzy drinks like colas and food such as cereal bars, biscuits and ketchup could be driving breast cancer, a new study suggests. The high-sugar Western diet may not only increase the risk More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 5th, 2015
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Chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products may increase cancer risk

CALIFORNIA, United States – Every time someone showers, shampoos, applies moisturizers or sunscreens, they expose themselves to dozens of controversial, possibly harmful chemicals. Called parabens, these chemicals More...