Posts Tagged: cancer risk

Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Quitting Drinking

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True or false: Cancer risk in heavy alcohol users who quit drinking can return to that of someone who never drank. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.



Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Radiology Tests

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True or false: Radiology tests, such as CT scans and X-rays, can increase your risk of cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.



Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Exercise

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True or false: Exercising regularly can help my heart health, but does not reduce cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.



Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Dark Skin and Cancer Risk

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True or false: Dark skinned people are not at risk for skin cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.