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A woman shops for frozen foods on an aisle across from sodas and other sugary drinks for sale at a supermarket in Monterey Park, California on June 18, 2014, a day after a bill in California that would require soft drinks to have health warning labels failed to clear a key committee.  (Credit/FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study Links Consumption Of Sugary Drinks To Increased Cancer Risk

The study found the more sugary drinks the women drank, the greater the density of their breasts – a known risk factor for cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2014

Allen Korth and his cancer-stricken fiancé Jennifer Hutcheson. (Credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Wish Upon A Wedding: Cancer-Stricken Woman To Marry Longtime Love

A Flint couple who will tie the knot next week knows the true meaning of “living in the moment.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

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Study: Screenings Prevented 500,000 Cases Of Cancer

Unlike other kinds are screenings, colonoscopy offers doctors the opportunity to actual stop the disease before it starts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Dr. Farid Fata

Cancer Doc Wants Fraud Trial Moved From Detroit Area

Attorneys for Dr. Farid Fata say publicity about the case has poisoned the jury pool.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Singer/songwriter Taylor Swift attends the 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Metro Detroit Teen Loses Battle With Cancer One Year After Meeting Country Superstar

After a social media campaign, the Lamphere High school senior was able to meet Taylor Swift last year.

05/31/2014

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Time For A Full-Body Check! It’s Melanoma Monday

Getting naked today could save your life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2014

**FULL SIZE**

Coffee Intake Linked With Lower Risk Of Liver Cancer

There’s yet another reason to love your morning cup o’ joe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

ACS Michigan Giant Colon at Henry Ford Health System (credit: Sean Lee/WWJ)

‘Giant Colon’ On Tour Across Metro Detroit

Metro Detroiters are getting a larger than life lesson in how to prevent America’s second leading cancer killer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

Sara Ylen (Booking Photo)

Woman Gets 1 Year Behind Bars In Cancer Scam Case

A Michigan woman who pleaded no contest to pulling off a cancer scam has been sentenced to one year in jail that will be served at the same time as another prison sentence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2014

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Jailed Cancer Doctor’s Personal Items, Medical Equipment Up For Bids

“Basically they gave us free rein to take whatever was of any value …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

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