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Breast cancer survivors may have lingering mental health effects

Breast Cancer Survivors May Have Lingering Mental Health Effects

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Breast cancer survivors may be more likely to experience anxiety, depression, sleep troubles and other mental health issues than women who...
Exercise may help childhood cancer survivors live longer

Exercise May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Live Longer

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Childhood cancer survivors who get plenty of vigorous exercise may live longer than their counterparts who aren't very active, a...
Some adult survivors of childhood cancer unconcerned about health

Some Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer Unconcerned about Health

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Adult survivors of childhood cancer are at risk for serious chronic medical problems, but many of them are not particularly...
More activity, healthier diet tied to extended survival after colon cancer

More Activity, Healthier Diet Tied to Extended Survival after Colon Cancer

By Anne Harding (Reuters Health)  Colon cancer survivors with healthier lifestyles may live longer, a recent U.S. study suggests "Colon cancer patients who followed the American Cancer...
Childhood cancer survivors may develop heart problems sooner

Childhood Cancer Survivors May Develop Heart Problems Sooner

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Adult survivors of childhood cancer have a greater risk of heart disease and develop risk factors like high blood pressure...
Members of the "Jardin du coeur" association pick vegetables at a garden in Francheville near Lyon

Gardening May Help Cancer Survivors Eat Better, Feel Greater ‘Worth’

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) For cancer survivors, three seasons of home vegetable gardening may increase physical activity, fruits and vegetables in the diet and also...