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Rush Limbaugh
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Jeff Katz
May 28, 2020 - 4:22 pm
Rush Limbaugh touts the power of prayer during his battle with cancer. Click here to listen to what he said.
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, a doctor, center, directs a special camera to look at a patient's tumor at a hospital in Philadelphia.
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AP News
May 13, 2020 - 6:03 pm
Study ties 'Obamacare' to fewer cancer deaths in some states
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FILE - In this April 28, 2015 file photo, a patient has her blood drawn for a liquid biopsy at a hospital in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma)
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AP News
April 28, 2020 - 3:02 pm
For the first time, a blood test can detect many types of cancer. Read more about this test, which is still in the experimental stage.
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, a surgeon directs a special camera to be able to view his patient's cancer tumor on monitors while performing surgery at a hospital in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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AP News
March 18, 2020 - 1:48 pm
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Some cancer surgeries are being delayed, many stent procedures for clogged arteries have been pushed back and infertility specialists were asked to postpone helping patients get pregnant. Doctors in virtually every field are scrambling to alter care as...
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Michael Bloomberg
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Jeff Katz
February 18, 2020 - 4:37 pm
Billionaire Democrat presidential wannabe Mike Bloomberg once said elderly people should be refused cancer treatment to preserve resources. Watch video below!
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Rush Limbaugh
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Jeff Katz
February 03, 2020 - 3:10 pm
Rush Limbaugh says he has advanced lung cancer. Listen to his comments below!
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This 1964 photo made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a lung tissue specimen from a patient with adenocarcinoma of the lung. (Dr. Ellis/Emory University, Department of Pathology/CDC via AP)
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WRVA News
January 08, 2020 - 12:03 pm
By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, a drop they credited to advances in lung-tumor treatments. The overall cancer death rate has been falling about 1.5% a year since 1991. It fell 2.2%...
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AP News
November 01, 2019 - 10:22 am
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams revealed a cancer diagnosis that played a part in his lengthy holdout and distrust of the team's medical staff and the organization. Williams on Thursday said he told the team of the medical issue six years ago, and the growth on his...
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AP News
September 27, 2019 - 1:50 pm
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agents took down an alleged Medicare scam Friday that exploited seniors' curiosity about genetic medicine by enticing them to get their cheeks swabbed for unneeded DNA tests. Medicare was billed $2.1 billion. Dubbed "Operation...
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September 13, 2019 - 12:41 pm
By KRISTIN M. HALL Associated Press A publicist for Eddie Money said the rock star has died after he recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal cancer. He was 70. Cindy Ronzoni provided a statement from the family and said Money died Friday morning in Los Angeles. The husky-voiced, blue collar...
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