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Coal Lobby Fights Black-Lung Tax as Disease Rates Surge

By Valerie Volcovici PRINCETON, West Virginia (Reuters) As a young man, Barry Shrewsbury dug coal in the West Virginia mines and spent his time off...

AstraZeneca Cancer Drug Hits Second Goal by Extending Survival

LONDON (Reuters) AstraZeneca's immunotherapy drug Imfinzi has hit a second important goal by improving overall survival in lung cancer patients, boosting prospects for a medicine...

Testing for All Lung Cancer Mutations at Once Found Cost Effective...

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Testing advanced lung cancer patients for all of the possible genetic mutations that could be driving their cancer at once...

Barbara Bush, Wife and Mother of U.S. Presidents, Dies at 92

By Will Dunham (Reuters) Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush, the only woman to see her husband and son both sworn in as president, died on...

Barbara Bush, Wife of Ex-President George H.W. Bush, in ‘Failing Health’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) Barbara Bush, the wife of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, is in "failing health" and has decided to no longer seek medical...

Merck’s Keytruda Helps Lung Cancer Patients Live Longer in Trial

By Tamara Mathias (Reuters) Merck & Co's blockbuster drug Keytruda helped previously untreated lung cancer patients live longer in a late-stage trial, potentially cementing its...
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