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Cancer

Cancer (medical term: malignant neoplasm) is a class of diseases in which a cell, or a group of cells display uncontrolled growth (division beyond the normal limits), invasion (intrusion on and destruction of adjacent tissues), and sometimes metastasis (spread to other locations in the body via lymph or blood). These three malignant properties of cancers differentiate them from benign tumors, which are self-limited, and do not invade or metastasize. Most cancers form a tumor but some, like leukemia, do not. The branch of medicine concerned with the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer is oncology. Read More

Articles About Cancer

‘Death Sentence’ For 50,000 Australians With The Refusal Of Costly Hep C Treatment

By IBTimes AU

50,000 Australians are deprived of Hepatitis C treatment for being too costly (4:31 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA, INFECTION

Claudia Rolon holds a bag with her defective silicone gel breast implant manufactured by the now-defunct French company Poly Implant Prothese (PIP), that she had to have removed, during an interview with Reuters at her home in La Matanza, on the outskirts
Death Threats For Model Who Twerked Fake Breasts To The Tune Of Mozart’s Eine Kleine Nachtmusik; Video Goes Viral

By IBTimes AU

Was it because she disrespected a famous classical piece by Mozart or she shifted twerking to another body part that model Sara X received death threats after she posted the above video on YouTube? The clip has gone viral, garnering more than 1 million hits after one week. (10:04 am)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, ARGENTINA, LAWYER, BREAST CANCER

12 Terrifyingly Healthy Halloween Treats

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Looking for healthier options this Halloween? Here are 12 healthy Halloween treats that your kids and guests will love. (8:28 pm)

A stallholder displays her temporary tattoos on sale at the adult entertainment exhibition Erotica 2010 at Olympia centre in London November 20, 2010.
Subreddit Member Shares Butt Pix Of Hubby Which Appears Initially Like Breasts

By IBTimes AU

A male rear end was mistaken for a female front. It happened in a subreddit page where a female member posted the close-up shot of her husband's behind wearing a pair of grey underwear. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: BREAST CANCER, LOS ANGELES, LONDON

Page During The 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' World Premiere In New York
Catholic School Bans Filming of LGBT Movie ‘Freeheld’ Starring Ellen Page & Julianne Moore

By IBTimes AU

A Catholic school banned a gay rights movie from filming on the location. The movie stars Ellen Page and Julianne Moore. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: RELIGION, NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY

CSI cast
'CSI Crime Scene Investigation' Season 15 Recap: Episode 4 'The Book of Shadows' Aired On Oct. 19, 2014, The 'CSI Las Vegas' Team Investigates A Dangerous Science Experiment [WATCH VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

Magic and Science are the main themes of this episode which touches the areas of Chemistry, laboratories, Wicca, covens, spells and witchcraft. (Oct 21)

A pair of microphones for karaoke is pictured at the home of Mikio Watanabe at Yamakiya district in Kawamata town
Former American Idol Contestant Dies at 32

By IBTimes AU

Joanne Borgella, who participated in the 2008 American Idol, succumbed to cancer. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, NEW YORK, AMERICAN IDOL

Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot during his men's singles tennis match against David Ferrer of Spain at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 9, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song
Britney Spears, Rory McIlroy, Gordon Ramsay And Pharrell Williams Star In Andy Murray’s Spoof Biopic

By IBTimes AU

Andy Murray casts celebrities to star in his biopic for "Stand Up To Cancer." (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: BRITNEY SPEARS, RORY MCILROY, LONDON

Nuts
5 Nuts That Would Be Great For Nut Butter, Beyond Peanuts

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

It's not all about peanut butter (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: COPPER

Rob Kardashian During The Opening Of The Kardashian Khaos Store At The Mirage Hotel And Casino, Las Vegas
Robert and Khloe Kardashian Continue Their Road To Fitness And Support APL Breast Cancer Awareness Shoes

By IBTimes AU

Siblings Robert and Khloe Kardashian are focused on their workouts and are helping others along the way by promoting the APL Breast Cancer Awareness program. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, BREAST CANCER