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Cancer Quotes

My grandmother passed away from cancer, so this is a great opportunity to honor her. You just don't want to forget people.
Brian Anderson Permalink
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We have the opportunity here to support important causes and cancer touches so many people in the community.
Neal White Permalink
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As things stand, there is no consistent evidence that there is an increased risk of cancer associated with mobile phone use, but we need to recognise that the statistics are not enormous. The number of people who have had long-term use of phones (and cancer) is really small,
Bruce Armstrong Permalink
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[And in general,] pomegranates probably won't make a significant difference in the risk of prostate cancer if other factors are not taken care of, ... We know what we need to do to be healthy.
Samantha Heller Permalink
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The risk of dying of breast cancer increases as BMI increases, ... The risk of dying of colon cancer increases in the overweight as well as the obese.
Michael Thun Permalink
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Young people need to know that they can significantly reduce their risk of getting skin cancer later if they start protecting their skin from the sun now.
Jeffrey Koplan Permalink
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Regular skin checkups to reduce the incidence of this deadly skin cancer must focus on those at high risk. Diagnosing melanoma early is critical to saving lives.
Carol Rosenberg Permalink
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It's still important to eat a high-fiber diet. Even though our study didn't find a reduction for colorectal cancer, other studies show that high-fiber diets reduce the risk of heart disease and diabetes.
Yikyung Park Permalink
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Cancer victims who don't accept their fate, who don't learn to live with it, will only destroy what little time they have left.
Ingrid Bergman Permalink
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Kurt Vonnegut
Human beings will be happier - not when they cure cancer or get to Mars or eliminate racial prejudice or flush Lake Erie but when they find ways to inhabit primitive communities again. That's my utopia.
Kurt Vonnegut Permalink
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So many cancer therapies are as poisonous to healthy cells as they are to cancer cells. A therapy that is able to distinguish between healthy and cancer cells could be less difficult to endure for those with cancer.
Craig Meyers Permalink
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John Cheever
My veins are filled, once a week with a Neapolitan carpet cleaner distilled from the Adriatic and I am as bald as an egg. However I still get around and am mean to cats.
John Cheever Permalink
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Whenever I donate a hunting trip for the Children's Leukemia Foundation, Ronald McDonald Cancer House, all these children's charities, I offer the anti-hunters an opportunity: if you donate more to the children's charity than the hunters donate we won't go hunting.
Ted Nugent Permalink
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Breast cancer, lung cancer ... heart disease is the No. 1 killer for women. We really tried to cater to those.
Pam Thompson Permalink
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I could be a lot worse, when you hear of people struggling with heart disease or cancer. When you're in athletics all your life, as I've been, you learn to deal with the environment. In a football game, one day it's snowing, the next day it's raining. ... You've got to deal with all those factors. That's just rubbed off on my life.
Jim Weaver Permalink
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It's as important for children to know how to prevent heart disease, cancer and diabetes as it is for children to learn geography, ... These are important life skills that are not intuitively obvious.
Margo Wootan Permalink
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We don't see any hint of a reduction in (colorectal cancer). For heart disease, we saw only a tiny reduction in the bad cholesterol.
Ross Prentice Permalink
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His prostate cancer is no issue, it is completely controlled, ... There is no need to expect the imminent demise of the Honorable Louis Farrakhan. He isn't going anywhere.
Abdul Alim Permalink
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Suspicion is the cancer of friendship.
Francesco Petrarch Permalink
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Warren Beatty
Movies are fun, but they're not a cure for cancer
Warren Beatty Permalink
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Jealousy... is a mental cancer.
C. Forbes Permalink
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More men die of jealousy than of cancer.
Joseph Kennedy Permalink
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[The cancer treatment, combined with a bout of flu last year, left Farrakhan feeling] weak and drained, ... He was not his usual, energetic self.
Abdul Alim Permalink
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We need to get cancer patients near treatment and keep them near their families at the same time,
Roy Jones Permalink
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Henry Ford
Surgery for early stage non-small cell lung cancer is standard treatment and is likely curative. Yet, fewer blacks than whites undergo surgery for the disease, leading to a higher mortality rate among blacks with lung cancer,
Henry Ford Permalink
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This trial is starting to show we can offer pancreatic cancer patients precious extra time with a new treatment that can be taken in tablet form. These results are an important milestone in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.
David Cunningham Permalink
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We believe that nanotechnology will have a transformative effect on cancer diagnosis and treatment. In fact, its impact is already visible in the research being conducted through many of the centers we are announcing today. Through the applications of nanotechnology, we will increase the rate of progress towards eliminating the suffering and death due to cancer.
Andrew Eschenbach Permalink
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It's a curable type of cancer. Whatever will happen will happen.
Adam Young Permalink
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Time is shortening. But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me.
Ingrid Bergman Permalink
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I totally have a fear of getting cancer or a tumor, ... I always feel like I gotta get checked out.
Alan Andrews Permalink
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