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Panel: Don't take saccharin off list of carcinogens

...Services. He and the other three panel members who voted not to change the list argued that there was clear evidence of increased cancer risk among male rats fed saccharin. Studies suggesting an increased risk among some categories of people, such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/01/tec_216886.shtml
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Study finds 'yo-yo dieting' may weaken immune system

...Hutchinson Center's Public Health Sciences Division. Low natural killer cell activity has been associated with increased cancer rates and a higher susceptibility to colds and infections, she said. "While one weight-loss episode of 10 pounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/03/liv_417679.shtml
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Study: No evidence to link magnetic fields, childhood cancer

...electrical wiring in the house," Day said. Only seven children lived near a power cable, but they also had no increased cancer risk. The issue of whether exposure to electromagnetic fields increases the chances of childhood cancer has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/04/tec_276647.shtml
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Gulf War illness still a mystery

...in the Gulf War had come in contact with depleted uranium. Some claimed to suffer from unexplained illnesses or increased cancer rates. But studies by the Pentagon and Rand Corp., an independent research organization that specializes in military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/28/tec_268952.shtml
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Debate continues after Alar scare

...food supply is safer with Alar off the market," Mr. Mott said. The council's report concluded there was an increased cancer risk for children eating fresh and processed red apples from trees sprayed with Alar, a growth regulator that improved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/04/met_255090.shtml
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Researchers find new links between mind and body

...linked, that the immune system was linked because when people are under stress they have increased infection rates, increased cancer rates. This is pretty clear that that happens," Dr. Meador said. "But we really don't know why, much less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/12/tec_258846.shtml
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Medical myths

...longstanding rumors, the way Savannah River Site has for more than 40 years, Dr. English said. THE CONCERN OVER increased cancer rates around nuclear processing facilities like SRS prompted the Department of Energy to study the people who live...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/06/ent_217087.shtml
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