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'D' study creates debate

...associated with a lower risk of colon cancer, according to a study published last year in the British Medical Journal . The lower cancer risk was not associated with supplements, Pendergrast said."My take on that was that it is not so much the pills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-01-07/d-study-creates-debate
Health | Life | Health Care
Free cancer screenings offered

...oral, head and neck cancers, with a fatality rate of 3.88 per 100,000 people. Aiken County has significantly lower cancer rates than the rest of the state, according to a study done by the health department. It also has a lower rate of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/16/aik_77565.shtml
Obesity hikes risk for nine types of cancers

...roles could lead to new therapies, and while there's no clear evidence yet, it makes sense that losing weight would lower cancer risk, Calle says. For the already diagnosed, the stereotype of cancer treatment causing dangerous weight loss isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/25/liv_426349.shtml
Life & style
Capsules

...percent lower death rate than those who drank no tea, and the heavy tea drinkers had a death rate about 44 percent lower. Cancer-fighting raspberries Sometimes things that are good for you also may taste good. That may be the case with black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/30/liv_348283.shtml
Life & style
Get healthy in the new year with these foods

...University of Oxford. They compared diets with cancer incidences in 28 countries. Olive oil consumption was linked to lower cancer rate. Orange juice Nutrition and medical researchers examined the cardiovascular benefits of orange juice during the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/15/tec_333160.shtml
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Barnes pushes cancer facility

...in the Augusta area, parts of coastal Georgia and rural counties in east and south Georgia. The report found the lowest cancer death rates in the suburban counties near Atlanta, where access to medical care is greatest. "If you live in rural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/30/met_303680.shtml
Metro
Notes Clinton's 'accomplishments'

...Patients wait and wait for care; cancer patients become inoperable while awaiting surgery. Great Britain has the lowest cancer and heart disease survival rate of any industrialized nation. If the Clintons had succeeded here, where would the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/23/edi_280674.shtml
Editorials
Former SRS workers subject of study

...group," he said. A study released in March found that SRS workers are healthier than the general population, have a lower cancer rate and a smaller risk of dying from cancer. For information about the study, call (800) 866-9663. Brandon Haddock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/13/tec_258916.shtml
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Research: SRS workers healthier

...Department sites. Dr. Wartenberg's study found that SRS workers are healthier than the general population, have a lower cancer rate and a smaller risk of dying from cancer. "People here are much less likely to die of cancer than the general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/10/tec_255778.shtml
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Nuclear Radiation said to be healthful

...shielding from cosmic radiation, actually have a 25 percent lower cancer death rate than Gulf Coast states with lower background...workers at a nonnuclear yard. The nuclear workers had a lower cancer death rate and a 24 percent lower mortality rate overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/27/tec_281203.shtml
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