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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen treated again for cancer

Business Oct 2, 2018

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen treated again for cancer

Microsoft Corp. co-founder Paul Allen said on Monday he had started treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, the same type of cancer he overcame nine years ago. In a brief statement, Allen said he learned recently that the cancer had returned and said he planned "on fighting ...

Japan's three-year cancer survival rate at 71%

National / Science & Health Sep 12, 2018

Japan's three-year cancer survival rate at 71%

The three-year survival rate stood at 71.3 percent for people who were diagnosed with cancer in Japan in 2011, the National Cancer Center said in a survey report Wednesday. The survey covered some 300,000 patients at 268 designated hospitals for cancer treatment and other institutions ...

Dying grounds keeper to testify in Roundup cancer trial

Business Jul 24, 2018

Dying grounds keeper to testify in Roundup cancer trial

A California grounds keeper dying of cancer prepared to testify Monday before jurors hearing evidence in his lawsuit blaming Monsanto weed killer Roundup for his terminal illness. The trial pitting 46-year-old Dewayne Johnson against the agrochemical colossus is expected to last into August, with the ...