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Endometrial cancer is one of the most common cancers in women. If detected early, this cancer is often successfully treated.
Reduce your risk of esophageal cancer by eating more fruits and vegetables.
Smoking increases your risk of lung cancer. Quit now and reduce your risk.
Mouth cancer includes cancer that occurs in the mouth or on the lips.
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is rare in the United States but more common in some other parts of the world.
Prostate cancer is a common cancer affecting men. But with early detection, you improve your chances of successful treatment.
Retinoblastoma is a cancerous tumor of the eye that generally affects young children. If retinoblastoma is detected early, a cure is possible.
The most common throat cancers are linked to smoking and excessive alcohol use.
Vaginal cancer is a rare cancer that typically occurs in older women.
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