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Former supermodel Janice Dickinson reveals breast cancer diagnosis

The cancer, which Dickinson's doctor caught in its early stages, is the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer. DCIS is not seen as life-threatening but can increase the odds of developing invasive breast cancer, according to Breastcancer.org.

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Jacob struggles with David's cancer diagnosis

Jacob will learn the truth about his dad's illness, and will struggle to cope with his diagnosis, even stealing Eric's credit card. He decides to go back to Portugal with his mum unable to cope with the news, and when Tracy tries to talk him around by …

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Cancer diagnosis increases risk for mental disorders, psychiatric medication use

Although a steady decrease began following the peak period, patients with cancer still experienced an elevated risk for mental disorders up to 10 years after receiving their diagnosis (HR = 1.1; 95% CI, 1.1-1.2). … Having advanced or metastatic …

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Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Stats, And Everything You …

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, prostate cancer has become one of the most common forms of cancers among American males, with more than 200,000 men diagnosed with the disease in 2011 and more than 20,000 having …

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Three cases of thyroid cancer following the diagnosis of testicular cancer …

We herein present our experience with three cases of metachronous development of thyroid cancer after diagnosis and treatment of testicular cancer in our tertiary cancer centre. Our case report contributes to the limited available literature on such …

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Diagnosis and Treatment Is Just the Start: Issues Facing the Young With Breast …

A breast cancer diagnosis is obviously devastating at any age. Forget chemo-induced puking and hairloss, the issues facing younger women going through cancer treatment go much deeper, but are often ignored and belittled by healthcare professionals.

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Janice Dickinson reveals breast cancer diagnosis

The cancer, which Dickinson's doctor caught in its early stages, is the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer. DCIS is not seen as life-threatening but can increase the odds of developing invasive breast cancer, according to Breastcancer.org.

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Faith guides woman after brain cancer diagnosis

ZANESVILLE – This Easter Sunday will begin just like any other Sunday for Cindy Hand-Morehead and her husband, Chuck Morehead: They'll go to church. It's not something to be missed. And as Cindy has been recovering from brain cancer since December …

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Sexual Intimacy and the Male Response After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

The article said, “Many women find that breast cancer diagnosis and treatment seriously disrupt their sexual lives. First there are the most obvious issues—the physical changes, exhaustion, nausea and pain from treatment, self-image, empty energy …

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Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Prostate cancer is a type of malignant tumor that affects older men. It occurs when cancerous cells start to grow in the prostate gland, which is located under the bladder and near the rectum. The gland is responsible for the production of a fluid that …

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PTSD common after breast cancer diagnosis

Most women who are diagnosed with breast cancer go on to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a new study has found. PTSD is an anxiety disorder that can occur after experiencing an intensely stressful event in which grave …

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Part 1 – Screening and diagnosis

20160306urology and you This is the first piece of a series on prostate cancer. I opted to start with prostate cancer since, given its prevalence (1 in 8 men will develop prostate cancer in his lifetime), chances are that we all know someone who is …

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