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Gastric Cancer / Cancer Of The Stomach

Gastric cancer (cancer of the stomach) is most often found in people over age 55. Statistics have shown that men are more susceptible than women, and black more than whites. In India, approximately 24,000 new cases of gastric cancer are diagnosed each year and about 700,000 new cases diagnosed worldwide. 

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Watch Out: Stomach Cancer No Longer Just a Disease of the Old
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Turmeric may Help Combat Stomach Cancer
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New Ingestible, Expanding Pill may Help Track Ulcers, Stomach Cancer
New ingestible, Jell-O-like pill quickly swells to the size of a soft, squishy ping-pong ball upon reaching the stomach and could help potentially tra.....
Novel Target for Stomach Cancer Treatment
New study offers fresh hope for developing effective treatments for stomach cancer by collecting further information about the underlying mechanisms f.....


Stomach Cancer | Gastric Cancer
Stomach (gastric) cancer develops from the stomach lining. It is the third most common cause for cancer related deaths... Read More



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