Latino Cancer Prevalence Study
More Cancer Research Needed Across Hispanic Ancestry Groups, Study Says
By Cristina Arreola | 02/08/2016 - 16:49

Cancer has surpassed heart disease as the leading cause of death among Latinos, yet researchers still know lit


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An Orgasm A Day Can Keep Prostate Cancer Away
An Orgasm A Day Can Keep Prostate Cancer Away, Study Says
By Sujeiry Gonzalez | 01/12/2016 - 12:06

Orgasms are known to relax and satisfy.


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The American Cancer Society Lowers Age When Annual Mammograms Should Begin
American Cancer Society Says Annual Mammograms Should Begin At An Older Age
By Cristina Arreola | 10/21/2015 - 09:34

New cancer screening guidelines recommend that women begin getting mammograms later and less often. 


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Planned Parenthood: This Is Not A White, Feminist Issue
Why the Threat of Defunding Planned Parenthood is a Latina Feminist Issue
By Cindy Casares | 10/02/2015 - 13:19

Across the country, Latinas experience higher rates of reproductive cancers, unintended births and


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Short Power! Study Says Taller People Have A Greater Risk Of Cancer
Uh Oh: Could Being Tall Increase Your Risk Of Getting Cancer?
By Cristina Arreola | 10/02/2015 - 12:13

Short people may never be able to find pants that don't sweep the floor when they walk. They may never be able to change a lightbulb without a little help.


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Woman has Perfect Message for Those Trying to Defund Planned Parenthood
Woman has Perfect Message for Those Trying to Defund Planned Parenthood
By Raquel Reichard | 09/29/2015 - 12:20

When she was just 23 years old, Ambarie Schiefer had to remove a part of her cervix to stop abnormal cells from becoming cancerous.


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Avocados Fight Cancer Study
Avocados May Be The Key To Treating A Specific Type Of Leukemia
By Cristina Arreola | 06/17/2015 - 09:39

Just one more reason to love avocados, America's new favo


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Believe It or Not: Hot Sauce Challenge Saves Man With Brain Tumor
Believe It or Not: Hot Sauce Challenge Saves Man With Brain Tumor
By Latina Staff | 03/19/2015 - 17:34

Cancer survivor Randy Schmitz is grateful to hot sauce for saving his life.


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Tyler Posey Fulfills His Mom's Dream Wish on 'My Hero' As She Battles Cancer
Tyler Posey Fulfills His Mom's Dream Wish on 'My Hero' As She Battles Cancer
By Cristina Arreola | 11/21/2014 - 09:50

Tyler Posey decided to reward his hero with a very special surprise — and trust us, you won't be able to stop crying when you hear ab


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Selenis Leyva
EXCLUSIVE: OITNB Star Selenis Leyva Becomes Gabrielle's Angel Foundation's Newest Ambassador
By Samantha Leal | 11/20/2014 - 06:23

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer research has announced today that the actress and star of Orange is the New Black, Selenis Leyva, will serve


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