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Apple’s co-founder and former chief executive has died on Wednesday at the age of 56. (more…)

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A joint UK and German study found that cancer patients taking blood pressure drugs had a lower risk of dying. Researchers told a European conference that beta-blockers may block hormones that trigger the spread of cancer cells around the body. (photo from bbc.co.uk) (more…)

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The advance of cancers could be held back by an injection of a high dose of vitamin C, claim US scientists, adding that the vitamin may be reacting with cancer cell chemicals to make acid. (more…)

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A memo has been sent by the director of a leading US cancer research institute, to thousands of staff warning of possible higher risks from mobile phone use. (more…)

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Some people are shunning the sun altogether because of worries over skin cancer, which could endanger their health, a poll has found. The National Osteoporosis Society (NOS) says that the chances of brittle bone disease could raise, because of the lack of vitamin D, part-made by being in the sun. (more…)

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The risk of cancer could be cut by 12%, just by adopting a couple of elements of the Mediterranean diet, say scientists.

Using more olive oil alone cut the risk by 9%, found a study of 26 000 Greek people. (more…)

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The director of films such as “Tootsie” and Oscar-winning with “Out of Africa”, Sydney Pollack has died of cancer, said his agent. (more…)

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