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Subject: Cancer
Here we provide the latest cancer statistics for the UK, as well as what proportion of cancer cases could be prevented through improved diet, physical activity and body weight. ??
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Subject: Cancer
5 year cancer survival estimates for children aged 0 to 14 years diagnosed from 1990 to 2006 and followed up to 2015.
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Subject: Cancer
Around four in 10 cases of cancer could be prevented in the UK, largely through lifestyle changes. In addition, chemoprevention ???" the use of cancer-preventing drugs ???" has the potential to save many lives by stopping cancer developing in the first place. ??
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Subject: Cancer
1 in 2 people in the UK born after 1960 will be diagnosed with some form of cancer during their lifetime. Females have the highest lifetime risk of breast, lung and bowel cancers. Males have the highest lifetime risk of prostate, lung and bowel cancers.
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Over the last 40 years cancer survival rates have more than doubled. Today, one in two people diagnosed with cancer will live for more than 10 years.1 Lives are being transformed. This is thanks to improvements in early diagnosis and treatment, coupled with advances in our understanding of cancer...
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Subject: Cancer
Background??Thrombocytosis (raised platelet count) is an emerging risk marker of cancer, but the association has not been fully explored in a primary care context. Aim??To examine the incidence of cancer in a cohort of patients with thrombocytosis, to determine how clinically useful this risk...
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We evaluated the associations of anthropometric indicators of general obesity (body mass index, BMI), an established risk factor of various cancer, and body fat distribution (waist circumference, WC; hip circumference, HC; and waist-to-hip ratio, WHR), which may better reflect metabolic...
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Subject: Cancer
Background: Our aim was to assess the cumulative risk of false-positive screening results, screen-detected cancer, and interval breast cancer in mammography screening among women with and without a previous benign breast disease and a family history of breast cancer.
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Subject: Cancer
Background??Thrombocytosis (raised platelet count) is an emerging risk marker of cancer, but the association has not been fully explored in a primary care context. Aim??To examine the incidence of cancer in a cohort of patients with thrombocytosis, to determine how clinically useful this risk...

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