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COPD Takes Big Toll on Employment, Mobility in U.S.
THURSDAY, March 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The respiratory illness known as COPD takes a toll on mobility and employment, with a new report finding that nearly one-quarter of Americans with the condition are unable to work.
Midlife Fitness May Be a Real Cancer Fighter for Men
THURSDAY, March 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Fit middle-aged men
appear less likely to develop lung and colon cancer in later life
than their out-of-shape peers. And if they do develop cancer, they
are more likely to beat it, a new study suggests.
Angelina Jolie's Choice Not Uncommon for Women With Cancer Gene
TUESDAY, March 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Angelina Jolie's decision to talk about the removal of her ovaries has brought new public attention to what is actually standard preventive care for women whose genetics dramatically increase their risk of ovarian cancer, experts say.