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Tags: cancer


Cautions and caveats help buoy Guardian story on using high platelet count for cancer detection


CNN claims aspirin can reduce cancer death risk, falling into observational study trap


HealthDay story overstates scope of mammography screening study in younger women


With focus on one patient, story manages to convey complexity of T-cell therapy for leukemia