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Women need to know the symptoms of ovarian cancer and see a doctor if they have them, an ob-gyn expert says.

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Many Who Battle Cancer Stay Strong Mentally

TUESDAY, Sept. 4, 2018 -- Most older adults who are current or former cancer patients have good mental health, a new study finds.

The study included 438 Canadian adults with cancer and 1,174 cancer survivors who took part in a 2012 survey on mental health. All were aged 50 and older.

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Patients may say no to unnecessary surgery for low-risk thyroid cancer if doctors simply avoid using the word "cancer" when discussing treatment options, a new study suggests.

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People who have frequent recurrences of a common skin cancer may be at increased risk of a range of other cancers, a new study suggests.

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Routine checks for breast, prostate, cervical and colon cancer save lives, but screening rates for all but colon cancer have stalled in recent years, U.S. health officials report.

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Need another reason to improve your diet and start exercising? Doing so could help ward off cancer, a new study finds.

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