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  • A cancer patient is seen undergoing hyperthermia treatment.
  • Some breast cancer treatment centers are offering a new therapy that involves using extreme heat.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • A cancer patient is seen undergoing hyperthermia treatment.
  • Some breast cancer treatment centers are offering a new therapy that involves using extreme heat.
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cancer, health, health & food
  • A woman gets a breast examination in this undated file photo.
  • An experimental breast cancer drug is showing promising results in treating patients with advanced stages of the disease.
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cancer, health care, health, health & food
  • You cant cure cancer with lipstick and powder, but a good makeover can lift spirits and promote healing. City of Hope hosted a Day of Beauty on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.
  • You can't cure cancer with lipstick and powder, but a good makeover can lift spirits and promote healing.
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cancer, eyewitness news
  • Kamryn Renfo was banned from Caprock Academy in Grand Junction, Colo. after shaving her head in support of her friend Delaney Clements, who went bald after undergoing chemotherapy for cancer.
  • A 3rd grader was banned from a Colorado school after shaving her head in support of her friend undergoing chemotherapy.
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unbelievable, cancer, school, health, national news
  • Actor James Rebhorn attends the premiere of The Box in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009.
  • Actor James Rebhorn, who most recently starred in 'Homeland', died Friday of skin cancer. He was 65.
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famous death, celebrity, cancer, entertainment
  • A patient undergoes an MRI in this undated file photo.
  • A study says MRI screening in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients can find hidden tumors in the opposite breast.
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cancer, health & food
  • A woman gets a breast examination in this undated file photo.
  • Researchers are developing a test that may identify which drugs and substances increase a woman's risk of breast cancer.
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cancer, women's health, healthy living
  • Josh Newby tested positive for a BRCA gene mutation.
  • Many people may forget that women aren't the only ones that can be affected by a breast cancer gene mutation.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • Veteran TV news anchor Tom Brokaw has been diagnosed with cancer, announced NBC News.
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celebrity, cancer, entertainment
  • Cycle for Survival, taking place this Saturday at three L.A.-area Equinox clubs, raises money for rare cancer research.
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cancer, exercise, charity, food coach, lori corbin
  • Cycle for Survival, taking place this Saturday at three L.A. Equinox clubs, raises money for rare cancer research.
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cancer, exercise, charity, food and recipes
  • A cancer patient at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles celebrated her quinceanera Saturday with the help of generous donors.
  • A cancer patient at Children's Hospital Los Angeles celebrated her quinceañera Saturday with the help of generous donors.
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cancer, los angeles news
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  • Government advisors are announcing new screening guidelines for smokers, which could prevent 20,000 deaths a year.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
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  • A new procedure uses heat to zap away spinal tumors, helping to relieve pain for some cancer patients.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • The rate of cancer mortality in the United States has fallen 29 percent since 2001, according to a national report.
  • The rate of cancer mortality in the United States has fallen 29 percent since 2001, according to a national report.
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health, health care, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • In this November 29 photo Zein Youssef holds a colorful sign celebrating his final day of radiation therapy. The 6-year-olds ongoing battle against a rare and aggressive cancer is being chronicled on his popular Facebook page and YouTube channel.
  • A Los Angeles-area family wages war against cancer and creates an unexpected army of support through social media.
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san bernardino county, children's health, cancer, health, eyewitness news
  • Javier Jara, 18, plays a video from his hospital bed.
  • A new video game may give a young cancer patient just what he or she needs to understand and beat the disease.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • Amy Robach appears in this undated file photo.
  • ABC News reporter Amy Robach has revealed that a second malignant tumor was found during her mastectomy.
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abc, cancer, entertainment
  • The entire city of San Francisco turned into Gotham City on Friday to fulfill a 5-year-old boys Make-A-Wish dream.
  • The entire city of San Francisco turned into Gotham City on Friday to fulfill a 5-year-old boy's Make-A-Wish dream.
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cancer, san francisco, california news
  • Doctors warn that women who get breast implants need to be especially vigilant about getting screened for breast cancer.
  • Doctors warn that women who get breast implants need to be especially vigilant about getting screened for breast cancer.
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health, cancer, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • ABC News correspondent Amy Robach talks about her breast cancer diagnosis with Robin Roberts on Good Morning America on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.
  • ABC News reporter Amy Robach revealed she was diagnosed with breast cancer after getting a mammogram on-air.
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abc, cancer, entertainment
  • In case of an emergency, theres a new high-tech way to get crucial health info from your smartphone to your doctor.
  • In case of an emergency, there's a new high-tech way to get crucial health info from your smartphone to your doctor.
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health, cancer, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • Doctors are seen in this undated file photo.
  • A new report from the CDC finds more than 20 million Americans, ages 50 to 75, have not had a colonoscopy.
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health, cancer, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • Cyndee Hudak, Cindy Ross and Vickie Wen prepare for the Dirty Girl Mud Run on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013.
  • A group of local women diagnosed with breast cancer aren't afraid of getting a little dirty in the name of a good cause.
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cancer, food coach, lori corbin
  • Fleetwood Mac bassist John McVie has been diagnosed with cancer. The exact form remains unknown.
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cancer, celebrity, health, entertainment
  • Sofia Flores is seen in this undated family photo.
  • For one little girl with acute myeloid leukemia, the search for a bone marrow match is challenging. See how you can help.
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cancer, healthy living, denise dador
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  • Of the 3,000 breast tissue samples banked so far, the vast majority are Caucasian women.
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health, health care, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • A firefighter gets his head shaved to show support for young patients at Childrens Hospital of Orange County on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2013.
  • Firefighters shaved their heads Tuesday in a show of support for young patients at Children's Hospital of Orange County.
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cancer, orange county news
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  • October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and a good time to remind women about getting a mammogram.
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health, health care, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
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  • Two local women hope to inspire others with their story of surviving, and preventing, breast cancer.
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health, women's health, cancer, ucla, healthy living, denise dador
  • Lung cancer patient Justin Perry speaks to a health care professional about his condition in this undated file photo.
  • A new drug is helping people with a certain type of lung cancer live longer without the harmful side effects of chemo.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • Lung cancer patient Justin Perry speaks to a health care professional about his condition in this undated file photo.
  • A new drug is helping people with a certain type of lung cancer live longer without the harmful side effects of chemo.
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cancer, health, vod
  • Nancy Carlson, chief executive of Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro, is seen in this photo.
  • Thousands of women put off getting mammograms, because they feel like they're too busy. See why you shouldn't put it off.
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cancer, women's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A local artist is using his incredible talent to combat childrens brain cancer in memory of the little girl he lost.
  • A local artist is using his incredible talent to combat children's brain cancer in memory of the little girl he lost.
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charity, cancer, children's health, los angeles news, david ono
  • A local artist is using his incredible talent to combat childrens brain cancer in memory of the little girl he lost.
  • A local artist is using his talent to combat children's brain cancer in memory of the little girl he lost.
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children's health, charity, cancer, eyewitness news
  • A patient receives chemotherapy in this undated file photo.
  • Obese patients are less likely to survive cancer, and one reason may be that they're being under-dosed in chemotherapy.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • A patient receives chemotherapy in this undated file photo.
  • Obese patients are less likely to survive cancer, and one reason may be that they're being under-dosed in chemotherapy.
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cancer, health, health & food
  • A local man diagnosed with breast cancer talks about why hes taking part in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
  • A local man diagnosed with breast cancer talks about why he's taking part in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
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cancer, vod
  • A female patient is seen in this undated file photo.
  • A new study suggests that mammograms before age 50 could dramatically cut deaths from breast cancer.
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cancer, women's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A female patient is seen in this undated file photo.
  • A new study suggests that mammograms before age 50 could dramatically cut deaths from breast cancer.
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cancer, women's health, health & food
  • Valerie Harper talks to Eyewitness News on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.
  • At age 74 and battling terminal cancer, Valerie Harper is taking on a new challenge: 'Dancing With The Stars.'
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celebrity, cancer, dancing with the stars, television, entertainment
  • Valerie Harper talks to Eyewitness News on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.
  • At age 74 and battling terminal cancer, Valerie Harper is taking on a new challenge: 'Dancing With The Stars.'
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celebrity, cancer, dancing with the stars, television, entertainment, george pennacchio
  • Researchers believe with help from modern science, the cure for cancer could be found in the bodys own immune system.
  • Researchers believe with help from modern science, the cure for cancer could be found in the body's own immune system.
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cancer, health & food
  • Karen Castelblanco and Yvonne Yhol meet for the first time on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.
  • A woman who was diagnosed with leukemia had an emotional reunion with the stem cell donor who saved her life.
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cancer, orange county news, darsha philips
  • Karen Castelblanco and Yvonne Yhol meet for the first time on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.
  • A woman who was diagnosed with leukemia had an emotional reunion with the stem cell donor who saved her life.
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cancer, eyewitness news
  • Surgeons aren't able to get entire brain tumors removed. Now doctors can light up the tumor to see it better than before.
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health, cancer, health care, medical research, healthy living, denise dador
  • Robert Barajas, 23, is seen at Groovy Spoon Frozen Yogurt in Tarzana.
  • A man who was recently diagnosed with a rare cancer has organized a fundraiser at the yogurt shop he works at in Tarzana.
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cancer, los angeles news, leo stallworth
  • Robert Barajas, 23, is seen at Groovy Spoon Frozen Yogurt in Tarzana.
  • A man who was recently diagnosed with a rare cancer has organized a fundraiser at the yogurt shop he works at in Tarzana.
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cancer, eyewitness news
  • Every kid had a lemonade stand. This week's Cool Kid is taking that money and putting it to a good cause.
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volunteerism, cancer, cool kids, danny romero