It was developed by four students from Canada.
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Currently, only two patients of every 10 survive beyond five years once being diagnosed with brain cancer.
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"I've never had a conversation where it didn’t lead to that question."
'The Living Room' presenter was first diagnosed with the disease in 2011.
Risk of infection also rose for males who smoke.
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There's been an increase is the number of people who no longer feel that sunscreen is safe to use on a daily basis.
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Metastatic Breast Cancer. The average person struggles to pronounce the word let alone understand what it means.
The leukaemia and lymphoma medication will be listed on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme from Monday.
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Paige has incurable cancer.
Angie Emma Walsh now says she's 'sorry for my sins'.
Debbie from Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire, one of the women photographed for the project.
"The surgeon said if I hadn't gone to the hospital that night I would have died in my sleep..."
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And he wants to take big tobacco companies to court, too.
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At least, that's according to her brother, Samuel Johnson.
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"She was genuinely cushioned by your love, till the end," Samuel Johnson said.
Johnson's brother Samuel said his sister does not have much time left.
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"I just don't have the energy and putting them on here is the hardest decision I've had to make."
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Four women will die from a gynaecological cancer in Australia every day.
The star uses marijuana to ease her cancer pain.
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The 15-year-old had an aggressive form of bone and tissue cancer.
The sad news comes a week after he had surgery to remove a tumour.
Ye Chenghai, front, chairman of Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd., speaks during the ceremony for the listing of Salubris at the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on Sept. 10, 2009.
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The life-saving drug will be listed on the PBS.