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DJ's Story

Cancer: DJ's Story

DJ, 18, was diagnosed with a type of leukemia when he was 7. Here he talks about how he coped and offers advice on dealing with school, staying motivated, and finding the right way to relax. (video) Learn more.

  
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Exercise Can Help Breast Cancer Patients

Like just about everyone else, breast cancer patients could be helped by getting enough exercise. Physical activity after breast cancer diagnosis has been linked with prolonged survival and improved quality of life, but most participants in a large breast cancer study did not meet national physical activity guidelines after they were diagnosed. Learn more.

  
Indoor Tanning

Indoor Tanning Doesn't Offer Protection

Some people think that by getting a base tan, using a tanning bed, it will protect them from getting a sunburn. It may do that, but it won't protect them from skin cancer. Indoor tanning raises the risk of developing melanoma even if a person has never had burns from either indoor or outdoor tanning, according to a study published in the JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Learn more.

  
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Many Saved From Colorectal Cancer

Over the past 30 plus years, millions of people have undergone colorectal cancer screenings. As a result, an estimated half a million cancers never happened. That's the conclusion of a study in the journal Cancer. Learn more.

  
Women

More and More People Surviving Cancer

The number of people who have survived cancer is expected to grow by close to 25 percent over the coming decade. The number of cancer survivors in the United States, currently estimated to be 14.5 million, will grow to almost 19 million by 2024, according to an updated report by the American Cancer Society. Learn more.

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