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Judge Puts Cloud Over Settlement of Roundup Cancer Claims

Judge Puts Cloud Over Settlement of Roundup Cancer Claims

Judge Puts Cloud Over Settlement of Roundup Cancer Claims Judge Puts Cloud Over Settlement of Roundup Cancer Claims An agreement to pay more than $10 billion to settle thousands of claims that the popular weedkiller Roundup causes cancer is at risk of unraveling. Although the bulk of the complex deal between Roundup’s manufacturer, the German conglomerate Bayer, and a raft …

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Sitting All Day May Increase Your Risk of Dying From Cancer

Sitting All Day May Increase Your Risk of Dying From Cancer

Sitting All Day May Increase Your Risk of Dying From Cancer Sitting All Day May Increase Your Risk of Dying From Cancer Finally, they examined whether, statistically, sitting more upped the likelihood of dying from cancer. And it did, substantially. The men and women in the group that had spent the most hours sitting were 82 percent more likely to …

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Roundup Maker to Pay $10 Billion to Settle Cancer Suits

Roundup Maker to Pay $10 Billion to Settle Cancer Suits

Roundup Maker to Pay $10 Billion to Settle Cancer Suits Roundup Maker to Pay $10 Billion to Settle Cancer Suits Part of the discrepancy between the international agency’s conclusions and so many other investigators’ findings is related to differences in the questions that were asked and the way the data was selected and analyzed. The international agency, in essence, was …

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Women With Cancer Awarded Billions in Baby Powder Suit

Women With Cancer Awarded Billions in Baby Powder Suit

Women With Cancer Awarded Billions in Baby Powder Suit Women With Cancer Awarded Billions in Baby Powder Suit Talc is used in many cosmetic products, including lipstick, mascara, eye shadow, blush and foundation. Last year, the Food and Drug Administration issued several alerts warning that asbestos had been found in makeup, including eye shadow sold at Claire’s, a retailer popular …

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Carlos Ruiz Zafon death: The Shadow of the Wind author dies from cancer aged 55

Carlos Ruiz Zafon death: The Shadow of the Wind author dies from cancer aged 55

Carlos Ruiz Zafon death: The Shadow of the Wind author dies from cancer aged 55 Carlos Ruiz Zafon death: The Shadow of the Wind author dies from cancer aged 55 Carlos Ruiz Zafón, the Spanish author of novels including international bestseller The Shadow of the Wind, has died aged 55. According to Spanish media reports, Zafón died after being diagnosed …

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How a Delay in Colonoscopy Screening May Affect Cancer Risk

Daily Aspirin Tied to Lower Risk of Various Digestive Cancers

How a Delay in Colonoscopy Screening May Affect Cancer Risk How a Delay in Colonoscopy Screening May Affect Cancer Risk Current guidelines recommend a colonoscopy starting at age 45 to 50, and then one every 10 years afterward if the results are negative. Those guidelines should still be followed, though for people at low risk for colon cancer, delays in …

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Betty Wright death: Grammy-winning soul singer dies from cancer aged 66

Betty Wright death: Grammy-winning soul singer dies from cancer aged 66

Betty Wright death: Grammy-winning soul singer dies from cancer aged 66 Betty Wright death: Grammy-winning soul singer dies from cancer aged 66 Betty Wright, the soul singer behind such hits as “Clean Up Woman” and “Tonight Is the Night”, has died at the age of 66. Billboard confirmed that Wright passed away in her Miami home on Sunday 10 May following a battle with cancer. …

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Race Across the World finalist Jo reveals her cancer has returned

Race Across the World finalist Jo reveals her cancer has returned

Race Across the World finalist Jo reveals her cancer has returned Race Across the World finalist Jo reveals her cancer has returned Race Across the World contestant Jo, who competed in the BBC series with her son Sam, has revealed that her cancer has returned. While appearing on a reunion special for the show’s cast members, Jo said that she …

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Hugh Grant surprises four-year-old cancer patient with video as Paddington 2 villain

Hugh Grant surprises four-year-old cancer patient with video as Paddington 2 villain

Hugh Grant surprises four-year-old cancer patient with video as Paddington 2 villain Hugh Grant surprises four-year-old cancer patient with video as Paddington 2 villain Hugh Grant reprised his character from Paddington 2 in order to surprise a four-year-old cancer patient. The Notting Hill star was sent a video of Henry, who has stage four neuroblastoma, teaching his dad Phoenix Buchanan’s dance …

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From windmills causing cancer to injecting disinfectant to cure coronavirus: Donald Trump’s most dangerous ‘science’ theories

From windmills causing cancer to injecting disinfectant to cure coronavirus: Donald Trump's most dangerous 'science' theories

From windmills causing cancer to injecting disinfectant to cure coronavirus: Donald Trump’s most dangerous ‘science’ theories From windmills causing cancer to injecting disinfectant to cure coronavirus: Donald Trump’s most dangerous ‘science’ theories When Donald Trump proposed injecting disinfectant to treat the coronavirus during his latest White House news conference, the president was immediately slammed by medical experts for promoting ‘dangerous’ …

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