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What You Need to Know About the Major Update to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines

There are new guidelines for lung cancer screening, which will make many more people—especially women and Black people—eligible for screening earlier in their lives. The new guidelines, released this week by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), now recommend screening for lung cancer with annual low-dose computed tomography (CT) scans in smokers who have […]

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The Battle Cancer Programme Provides Free Fitness Support For Cancer Survivors

If you’ve undergone treatment for cancer, returning to life as usual is not always easy. The new Battle Cancer Programme offers much-needed support for cancer survivors by providing a free 12-week fitness programme that helps people rebuild their physical and mental strength after treatment. The programme has launched in seven locations – five in the […]

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The American Cancer Society Just Updated Their Prevention Guidelines for the First Time Since 2012

    On June 9, the American Cancer Society (ACS) issued an update to their 2012 guidelines for cancer prevention. Published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, the updated suggestions include findings from the latest research on diet, healthy eating patterns and physical activity as it links to cancer prevention. Here’s every change to […]