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Cervical Cancer

Posted: 09/04/2013 - Cervical cancer can often be found early, and sometimes even prevented entirely, by having regular Pap tests. If detected early, cervical cancer is one of the most successfully treatable cancers.

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Ovarian Cancer

Posted: 09/04/2013 - Ovarian cancer accounts for about 3% of cancers among women, but it causes more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system.

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New Strategy to Diagnose Ovarian Cancer

Posted: 09/04/2013 - Researchers from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and colleagues have found promising results from a study intended to find a way to accurately detect ovarian cancer in its early stages.

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Social Media and Teen Smoking and Drinking

Updated: 09/03/2013 - A report finds teenagers who see their friends smoking and drinking in photos on Facebook and other social networking sites are more likely to smoke and drink themselves.

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Labor Day Blood Drives From Lifesouth

Updated: 09/02/2013 - Lifesouth Community Blood Centers' Wiregrass division will have multiple blood drives across the area on Monday, September 2nd.

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Local Residents Recall their Personal Challenges with Alzheimers during World Alzheimer's Month

Updated: 09/01/2013 - A disease that impacts people around the globe gains international attention during World Alzheimer's Month. Over 35 million are affected by Alzheimer's every year. This month marks the second annual World Alzheimer's Month. It's A Campaign To Raise Awareness and time for Alzheimer Groups across the world to focus on dementia care.

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Regional News: Okaloosa county Whooping Cough Outbreak; Bicycle Rider Arrested for 'RUI"?

Posted: 09/01/2013 - Alabama - Rip Currents... State Troopers Out in Force for Labor Day... Florida - Whooping Cough Outbreak in Okaloosa county... Bicycle rider arrested for intoxification... Nyad swimming Florida Straits again... Georgia - Man convicted of murdering baby in stroller... Father faces murder charge after son shot by BB gun and died... Sick of spewing sewage, Ga. neighbors file lawsuit...

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Bronner Still Pushing for Medicaid Expansion

Updated: 08/26/2013 - The retirement systems of Alabama is calling for Gov. Robert Bentley to accept Medicaid expansion under the Federal Health Care Law.

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Alabama Student Awarded Grant for HIV/AIDS Research

Posted: 08/14/2013 - TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- A University of Alabama doctoral student has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to research social factors surrounding the spread of HIV/AIDS.

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