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Ryan O'Neal Has Stage 4 Prostate Cancer

News comes 3 years after Farah Fawcett died

(Newser) - Seventies icon Ryan O'Neal has been diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer, reports People . "Although I was shocked and stunned by the news, I feel fortunate that it was detected early, and according to my extraordinary team of doctors the prognosis is positive for a full recovery,"... More »

Scientists to Test Promising New Theory on Cancer

Medical centers will directly attack cancerous stem cells

(Newser) - Cancer researchers are poised to begin what could be a revolutionary approach to treating cancer, the New York Times reports. Instead of trying to destroy tumors, scientists at three leading medical centers will go after cancerous stem cells that feed the tumors. The controversial approach—not all scientists buy the... More »

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