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Lawsuit: Correctional Facility Left 73-Year-Old Woman In Solitary Confinement For 34 Days

A new lawsuit says New Mexico officials left a 73-year-old grandmother in solitary confinement for nearly five weeks and deprived her of needed cancer medication.

12/02/2013

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Study: Chemical BPA May Raise Risk Of Miscarriage

New research suggests that high levels of BPA might raise the risk of miscarriage in women.

10/21/2013

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Mom Faces 95 Charges In Alleged Child Cancer Hoax

A 36-year-old Mesquite woman has been arrested after police say she falsely claimed her 7-year-old son had cancer and tried to profit from the scheme.

09/24/2013

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Rep: Dustin Hoffman ‘Surgically Cured’ Of Cancer

Dustin Hoffman is doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.

08/06/2013

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Doctor Who Promised Cancer Cure Faces Sentencing

At the age of three, Brianica Kirsch was diagnosed with brain cancer.

05/17/2013

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Woman Gets Prison Term In Fake Cancer Case

A Gilbert woman has been sentenced to prison after admitting that she pretended to have cancer in order to collect donations.

05/07/2013

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Study: Beards Can Prevent Skin Cancer

A new study shows that beards have multiple health benefits.

02/22/2013

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Police Seek Sick Girl Taken From Phoenix Hospital

Emily has leukemia. She just underwent a month of chemotherapy and had her right arm amputated after suffering complications. Doctors say she is at risk of dying from an infection.

12/05/2012

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Police: Utah Man Faked Cancer, Got Disneyland Trip

Police say a South Jordan man faked terminal cancer and got a family trip to Disneyland out of the deal.

11/16/2012

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Report: Nev. Has Higher Cancer Rates Than Neighbors

A study shows Nevadans are more likely than residents of neighboring states to contract and die of cancer.

10/28/2012

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