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D deficiency may explain disparities in cancer survival rates

13 June 2012

A paper recently published in Dermato-Endocrinology suggests that vitamin D deficiency may account for unexplained disparities in cancer survival rates between African and White Americans.

Men's Health Week

11 June 2012

Today marks the first day of International Men's Health Week. The purpose of Men's Health Week is to increase awareness about preventable health problems among men and boys and to encourage early detection and treatment.

Vitamin D linked to breast cancer survival rates

11 June 2012

A new study of 1,800 women published in Carcinogenesis found vitamin D levels are linked to breast cancer survival rates.

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