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Prankster gets serious: Coach had cancer; team had his back

Prankster gets serious: Coach had cancer; team had his back

Robert Soza-Villanueva said he's feeling better since learning he had kidney cancer.

December 12, 2014 10:30 am Photos

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UA physician advises Tucsonans on what to eat

UA physician advises Tucsonans on what to eat

Many factors affect how our body digests and reacts to foods.

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UA study links diet to ovarian cancer survival

UA study links diet to ovarian cancer survival

UA professor's study touts cancer-fighting benefits of a vegetable-rich diet.

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Hospital art exhibit highlights helping hands

A unique exhibit using mannequin hands goes on display this week at the University of Arizona Medical Center's South Campus.

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A reporter's tale about cancer in the family

A reporter's tale about cancer in the family

There is a genetic malfunction that causes cancer in the Ruelas family.

November 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Checkmating cancer with checkpoint inhibitors

Checkmating cancer with checkpoint inhibitors

Cutting-edge drugs are unleashing the human immune system against cancers.

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Take a hike for cancer group's fundraiser

Take a hike for cancer group's fundraiser

Bag It provides information information to newly diagnosed patients.

October 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New Arizona law mandates "dense breast" patient notification

New Arizona law mandates "dense breast" patient notification

Nineteen states, including Arizona, have enacted mandatory breast density reporting laws.

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UA researcher's patented treatment could stop cancer metastasis

UA researcher's patented treatment could stop cancer metastasis

Dr. Joyce Schroeder has made some important discoveries.

October 11, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Beating the cancer/obesity connection; diabetes complications

Beating the cancer/obesity connection; diabetes complications

Dr. Mehmet Oz answers readers' questions in this weekly Q-and-A. 

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Gnaw on this: Advice for keeping teeth healthy

Gnaw on this: Advice for keeping teeth healthy

Here are some tips to improve your dental care.

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Mobile service to offer prostate screenings Sept. 24

Mobile service to offer prostate screenings Sept. 24

The Prostate On-Site Project will conduct screenings Sept. 24. 

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Program offers free colorectal cancer screenings

The uninsured and the poor are targeted.

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Doctors use immune therapy against cervical cancer

CHICAGO (AP) — Two years ago, Arrica Wallace was riddled with tumors from widely spread cervical cancer that the strongest chemotherapy and radiation could not beat back. Today, the Kansas mother shows no signs of the disease, and it was her own immune system that made it go away.

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Help make dance video for cancer-awareness

Livestrong in Tucson invites members of the public to make a dance video to raise cancer awareness.

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UA researcher says many men are undergoing prostate surgery unnecessarily

Men are getting unnecessary treatment for prostate cancer because of greed in the urology community and the drug industry, University of Arizona immunobiologist Richard J. Ablin  says in a new book “The Great Prostate Hoax.”

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Kathleen Sebelius: Signup for marketplace insurance by March 31

Kathleen Sebelius: Signup for marketplace insurance by March 31

If you or someone you care about does not have health care coverage, it’s not too late to sign up for quality, affordable coverage: but you’ll want to act quickly. The deadline to get insurance is March 31. After that, you’ll have to wait until November to sign up.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for March 9

 While I'm away, readers give the advice. 

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for March 2

 While I'm away, readers give the advice. 

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SaddleBrooke

SaddleBrooke

A Quilts for a Cause made by members of Tucson Quilters Guild made in Saddlebrook in 2003.

February 28, 2014 10:53 am

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