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Report Shows Progress in America's War on Cancer

Small, but steady declines in deaths seen over past decade.


Lots of Leafy Greens Might Shield Aging Brains, Study Finds

Vitamin K thought to slow deterioration.


Scientists Sniff Out Origins of Body Odor

Discovery could lead to more targeted ways to keep offensive smell at bay.


Breast Cancer Is Not One Disease, Experts Say

New focus on tumor subtypes could help patients, according to medical groups.


Could an Apple a Day Help Keep the Pharmacist Away?

Study finds no effect on doctor visits, but a slight decrease in need for prescription meds.


Equal Numbers of Males, Females Are Conceived: Study

Researchers think more female embryos die than male embryos, which contradicts traditional thinking.


U.S. Kids Getting Fewer Daily Calories From Fast Food

But one-third still eating it every day, study finds.


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