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Government seeks safe breast-cancer prevention

...dangerous side effects, including an increased risk of uterine cancer. The new National Cancer Institute study will compare...potentially life-threatening side effects, including uterine cancer and blood clots, with women over 50 particularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/22/ent_242532.shtml
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GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...from breast cancer and a 10 percent higher death rate overall, cancer society statistics show. Black women die from uterine cancer at twice the rate of whites, statistics show.Getting into a clinical trial means access to care that might make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/gru-cancer-center-got-minori
Doctors look to protect kidneys

...Ga., probably should have died from the massive tumor that had spread into her abdomen, an aggressive stage IV uterine cancer discovered in 2007. But through chemotherapy, faith and a positive attitude, she is cancer-free today, even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-06-02/doctors-look-protect-kidneys
Director helps get patients on track

...what it's like to be ill and to reach for recovery," said Mrs. Holliday, who underwent radiation therapy for uterine cancer. "So you just can't do it alone. You need help, and that's why Friendship works." The cancer is now in remission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/02/met_460806.shtml
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Strong will led doctor to a better life

...back from finally seeing the doctor and they told her that she was going to die," said Ms. Suffrant, who suspects uterine cancer killed her grandmother but is still not sure. "They sent her home to wait until she died and as the days went by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/24/met_501328.shtml
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Study: Combining hormone supplements riskier than estrogen alone

...been shown to reduce the risk of heart disease and brittle bones. After research in the 1980s linked estrogen use to uterine cancer, doctors began prescribing it along with progestin, a synthetic form of the hormone progesterone. It helps block...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/26/tec_281033.shtml
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Not enough evidence about tamoxifen

...Part of the caution over use of the drug relates to its side effects, which include doubling the risk of getting uterine cancer and tripling the risk of developing a blood clot in the lungs, a potentially fatal disorder. A U.S. National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/10/tec_233055.shtml
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Smokes, and denies it causes cancer

...they been able to find the cause of other forms of cancer such as liver, brain, bone, stomach, colon, breast and uterine cancer? If an honest and unbiased survey were conducted, I'm sure the results would show that thousands more smokers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/15/let_200595.shtml
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Anne Bancroft recalled as a 'consummate actress'

...Friends recalled Bancroft as anything but ordinary Tuesday, a day after the actress died at the age of 73. She died of uterine cancer, according to John Barlow, a spokesman for her husband, producer Mel Brooks. "Her combination of brains, humor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/09/mov_455510.shtml
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Cancer study needs 22,000 women

...serious side effects: It doubled women's risk of uterine cancer, tripled the risk of potentially fatal blood clots...side effects, but doesn't appear to increase the uterine cancer risk. The new study, by a research group called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/26/tec_262312.shtml
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