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Bank on the success of an elite treatment facility

...believe these plans can address very specific needs ? needs that include providing equal access to cancer care and cancer prevention and education.Our goal, quite simply, is to build a national treasure this community can be proud to call its own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-12/bank-success-eli
MCG gets cancer grant

...few available in the area for cancer prevention. That should change dramatically...director of the Gynecologic Cancer Prevention Center at MCG Hospital and Clinics...and there have been breast cancer prevention trials at MCG. Dr. Ferris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/13/met_415416.shtml
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American Cancer Society seeking participants in prevention study

...enroll hundreds in the area for a long-term study of cancer prevention.The cancer society is seeking "champions" who...enrolled in a 20- to 30-year community study called Cancer Prevention Study-3."We would love to far exceed that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-03-06/american-cancer-society-seek
Study aims to prevent cancer

...ideal candidate for the nation's largest prostate cancer prevention study. As a black man in his late 60s or early 70s...provide more information on participating in a prostate cancer prevention trial will be held next week. To register, call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/17/met_401342.shtml
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U.N. health agency: Eat veggies, not pills, to beat lung cancer

...recommended against promotion of the pills as a cancer-prevention remedy. Twenty-three scientists from 10 countries...which it is derived. "It appears at present that cancer prevention by fresh fruits and vegetables remains more effective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/tec_220594.shtml
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Initiative on cancer proceeds

...fledgling bid to make Georgia a national leader in cancer prevention, research and treatment has made substantial progress...reach a deal that would involve collaborating on cancer prevention, education and screening. Mr. Toal said the new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/23/met_328397.shtml
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U.N. health agency: Eat veggies, not pills, to beat lung cancer

...recommended against promotion of the pills as a cancer-prevention remedy. Twenty-three scientists from 10 countries...which it is derived. "It appears at present that cancer prevention by fresh fruits and vegetables remains more effective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/13/tec_220497.shtml
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Cities vie for venue

...money giveaway, Savannah is scrambling to prove it's the next worthy candidate. Millions of dollars for better cancer prevention and treatment are at stake. The coalition envisions a network of care, including several centers where clinical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/21/tec_334215.shtml
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Experts: More research needed on electronic cigarettes

...being marketed to young consumers, particularly through social media, said Dr. Scott Leischow, co-leader of the Cancer Prevention and Control Program at Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz. YouTube, for instance, has scores of videos for "hookah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-29/experts-more-research-needed
Erectile dysfunction drugs could assist in colon health, Georgia Regents University researcher says

...inflammation greatly increases the risk of colon cancer. Browning has a grant to study the drugs in mice in a colon cancer prevention model. But the more immediate clinical need could be treating colitis, where doctors might use drugs such as steroids...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-08-21/erectile-dysfunction-drugs-c