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Nov 29, 2001, 00:00 ET

Anti-Cancer Mechanism of Green Tea Identified in Prostate Cancer Cell Lines

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute have identified one plausible reason...

Nov 21, 2001, 00:00 ET

New Survey: In Wake of September 11th, 1/5 of Americans Turn To Unhealthy Foods

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey commissioned by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) shows that about 20 percent...

Nov 16, 2001, 00:00 ET

New Theory May Provide Missing Link Between Overweight, Cancer

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A specific condition that occurs in the bodies of many inactive, overweight individuals may actually...

Oct 11, 2001, 01:00 ET

Cancer Researchers Warn About Obesity-Cancer Link

WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) warned today that carrying extra weight...

Jun 13, 2001, 01:00 ET

Thor Industries and Cancer Research Institute Team Up With New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and NBA Retired Players to Offer Free Prostate Cancer Screenings at ESPN Zone in Times Square

NEW YORK, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE: THO), the developer of The Drive Against Prostate Cancer ("The Drive"), and its...

May 04, 2001, 01:00 ET

Leading Cancer Group Calls for More Research And Better Information About Nutrition After Cancer; Holds First Conference on Diet and Cancer Survivorship

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that more Americans are surviving cancer than ever before, a leading cancer research organization is...

Dec 01, 1997, 00:00 ET

Buick and Moffitt Cancer Center Unveil 'Faces of Hope' Breast Cancer Program, Photo Exhibit

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- "Faces of Hope," a nationally recognized educational program and traveling photo exhibit, conceived as part...

Nov 20, 1997, 00:00 ET

The James Cancer Hospital Breaks New Ground with Anti-Smoking Campaign for Kids

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute at The Ohio...

Oct 01, 1997, 01:00 ET

International Panel Concludes 30 To 40 Percent of Cancers Directly Linked to Dietary Choices

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Between three and four million cases of cancer worldwide -- 375,000 in the United States alone -- could be...

Aug 25, 1997, 01:00 ET

Moffitt Thoracic Oncologist Calls Tobacco Victory Critical Step

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, today marks Florida's victory in...