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Sep 17

New Pen Can Identify Cancer in 10 Seconds

A new pen-sized mass spectrometry device has been developed by scientists at the University of Texas at Austin that can...
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Aug 17

What’s Causing So Many Young Adults to Die From Colorectal Cancer?

Over the past few months, the topic of colorectal cancer has received more public attention than ever before due to...
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Jul 17

Follow-Ups Recommended for Those With Pancreatic Cysts

Stable or not, patients with pancreatic cysts are recommended to receive long-term follow-ups due to the lingering risk of cyst...
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Jul 17

New Study Shows Coffee Associated With Longer Life

After a recent study published by the Annals of Internal Medicine, people might be saying "a cup of coffee a day, will...
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Jun 17

Liver Cancer Rates Continue to Increase

Liver cancer rates have been increasing since the mid-1970s and statistics show that it affects nearly 7.7 people out of...
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Jun 17

Los Angeles March for Science

Scientists from around the country participated in a global-wide March for Science on Earth Day, April 22, 2017. The demonstration...
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May 17

8 Colon Cancer Risk Factors You Need to Know

In February 2017, the Journal of the National Career Institute released a study that showed an increased rate of colon...
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Apr 17

New York Senators Want to Ban Chemical From Beauty Products

1,4-dioxane is the name of a chemical byproduct found in many beauty products that has been identified by the Environmental...
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Mar 17

New Cancer Treatment Ideas

Chemotherapy and radiation are probably the first thing to come to mind when you think of cancer treatments. That may...
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29

Mar 17

The Truth Behind Popular Cancer Myths

In a time where "fake news" is loosely being used throughout news media, it's becoming increasingly difficult to determine which claims are...
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Mar 17

Dr. Anton Bilchik Talks Colorectal Cancer With CafeMom.com

In a recent interview with CafeMom.com, Dr. Anton Bilchik sheds light on a new study from the American Cancer Society...
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Mar 17

ABC 7 Interviews Dr. Bilchik About Rise of Colon Cancer in Millenials

After a recent study conducted by the American Cancer Society showed a rise of colon cancer among millennials, ABC7-LA  interviewed...
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Mar 17

7 Symptoms of Colorectal Cancer to Know

Korin Miller from Self.com interviewed various medical doctors, including Dr. Anton Bilchik, about the rising concern over a new research study...
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Feb 17

Research Shows ESD Can Help Treat Barrett’s Neoplasia

During a recent email interview with Reuters Health, Dr. Anton Bilchik provided his insight into a recent study that tested...
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Feb 17

Is Chemotherapy Being Overused in Younger Colon Cancer Patients?

In a recent study conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, researchers analyzed patient data...
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Dec 16

Genetic Testing Urged for Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Genetic counseling and testing with a multigene panel should be considered for all patients with...
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Dec 16

Regorafenib (Stivarga) Shows Promise in Patients With Advanced HCC

In a recent interview with Reuters Health, Dr. Anton Bilchik weighed in on the drug Stivarga's (regorafenib) ability to improve survival...
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myth: self-exams are pointless

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Jun 16

15 Breast Cancer Myths You Can Safely Ignore

We asked top oncologists the myths they hear the most. Here are the facts about breast cancer.   Myth: Breast...
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13 Cancer Myths You Can Safely Ignore

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Jun 16

13 Cancer Myths You Can Safely Ignore

Sometimes it seems like everything can cause cancer. Thankfully that's not true and neither are these popular myths about the...
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Mar 16

Patty Duke died of a ruptured intestine — what to know about this condition

Why intestines rupture and what it means for your health Patty Duke passed away today at age 69. Older women...
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Feb 16

Doctors Narrow In On Increasing Infections In Hospitals

SANTA MONICA (CBSLA.com) — Doctors now understand why so many patients in California hospitals are coming down with dangerous infections....
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Oct 15

Processed Meats (and Probably Red Meats) Can Cause Cancer, Says Controversial WHO Report

Anton Bilchik, MD, chief of medicine and gastrointestinal research at California’s John Wayne Cancer Institute, tells Yahoo Health that the...
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Oct 15

Surgical resection prolongs survival for patients whose melanoma has spread to the abdomen

CHICAGO: Surgical removal of melanoma that has metastasized, or spread, to the abdomen appears to help patients live more than...
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Oct 15

What It Really Feels Like to Have a Colonoscopy

You probably did not wake up this morning thinking you would be reading about colonoscopies -- we know, not a...
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Sep 15

The hazards of self-diagnosis on the Internet

Asking the Internet for medical advice is something millions of us do every day. More than a third of Americans...
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Aug 15

The Woman in This Iconic 9/11 Photo Just Died of Cancer

Unforunately, Marcy isn’t the first 9/11 survivor to develop cancer. In 2012, many forms of cancer were added to the...
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Oct 14

KFI-AM 640 Interview: Scientists detecting early sign of pancreatic cancer

A big breakthrough is closing in on the fight against pancreatic cancer. Researchers at the Dana Farber Cancer institute in...
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Apr 14

Nelson Mandela’s Family To Be Honored At 29th Annual Odyssey Ball

STUDIO CITY (KCAL9) — Granddaughters of Nelson Mandela, Princess Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway and Princess Zamaswazi Dlamini, and Dr. Anton Bilchik, Professor...
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Jul 13

KFI-AM 640 Interview: Why new cancer treatments may make chemotherapy obsolete

Dr. Anton Bilchik is featured in the news quite regularly, and in this interview with KFI-AM 640, he discusses cutting...
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Nov 12

Dr. Anton Bilchik MD, Named One of America’s Top Doctors for Cancer

(PRLEAP.COM) Dr. Anton Bilchik, Chief of Medicine and Gastrointestinal Research at John Wayne Cancer Institute, has been named one of...
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Oct 12

Dr. Anton Bilchik discusses pancreatic cancer with Anderson Cooper on CNN.

"The majority of patients present with advanced disease," explains Dr. Bilchik. "The symptoms are very subtle, unexplained weight loss, reflex...
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