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Fred Bodimer
January 09, 2019 - 10:34 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A new report by the American Cancer Society shows cancer death rates have been falling for at least 25 years. SLU Care's Dr. Theresa Schwartz, a breast cancer surgeon at SSM Health SLU Hospital, says one reason why is because of better education about preventing cancer. "...
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Cardinals first baseman Chris Duncan singled
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January 08, 2019 - 8:18 am
The former Cardinals player and current radio jock is battling another cancer diagnosis.
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Fred Bodimer
December 05, 2018 - 1:46 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — The FDA approves a new cancer drug based on molecular profiling. What that means is this new drug targets cancers based on DNA, rather than where the tumor is in your body. "This new medication actually goes after that specific DNA or genetic fusion to make the cancer stop...
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DeWayne Johnson, a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed-killer caused his cancer,
(AP Photo/Paul Elias, File)
October 31, 2018 - 7:52 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California groundskeeper said Wednesday that he will accept a judge's reduced verdict of $78 million against Monsanto after a jury found the company's weed killer caused his cancer. DeWayne Johnson's attorney formally informed the San Francisco Superior Court that he...
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Michigan State football fans.
(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)
October 26, 2018 - 12:18 pm
The pregame ritual change was first suggested by a sports blog that covers the team.
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Farmer David Moose teaches his assistant Lee Curby about tractor technology as they plant corn on his no-till farm on April 19, 2016 in Auburn, Ill. Moose's land has not been tilled in the 32 years he has owned it.
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October 22, 2018 - 8:08 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California judge on Monday upheld a jury's verdict that found Monsanto's weed killer caused a groundskeeper's cancer, but she slashed the amount of money to be paid from $289 million to $78 million. In denying Monsanto's request for a new trial, San Francisco...
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MRI scan of cancer lung
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September 12, 2018 - 9:05 am
Other successes include seeing the US cancer death rate decline by 26 percent from 1991 to 2015 and the cigarette smoking rate fall to 14 percent.
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Dave McGillivray reaches out to fans at Fenway Park, in Boston, as he completes a 3,400-mile, 80-day cross country run
(AP Photo/Chip Maury, File)
August 22, 2018 - 6:24 pm
Before there was "Forrest Gump," there was Dave McGillivray.
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PGA golfer Tiger Woods wears a yellow ribbon in his hat in support of golfer Jarrod Lyle who has leukemia during the first round of the WGC - Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club - South Course.
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August 10, 2018 - 7:01 am
The Australia native died Wednesday night after a long battle with leukemia.
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Baby talcum powder on hand wooden background
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July 12, 2018 - 8:00 am
Closing arguments are underway in a major Talcum Powder cancer case downtown.
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