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Ovarian Cancer

To Reduce Risk of Ovarian Cancer, Get Calcium from Non Dairy Sources

2016-09-28 15:04

Diet and healthy weight are both factors that you can control to reduce your risk for ovarian cancer. A new study focuses on calcium and vitamin D intake, and their effect on your overall risk.

Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States. Risk factors for the disease include:

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Common heart pill could help cancer patients live longer

2015-08-25 12:01

A commonly used class of heart medications known as beta-blockers is shown in a first study to improve ovarian cancer survival. The medications block tumor growth and spread by interfering with the stress pathway involved with cancer metastasis.

Beta blockers have been shown in the past to slow cancer growth.

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