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Women in Agricultural Work at Increased Risk for Skin and Blood Cancers from Pesticide Exposure

A study published in Environment International finds higher rates of various cancers among agricultural workers, with multiple myeloma (blood cancer) and melanoma (skin cancer)…

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Paramedic cycles 1,000km around Riverina to raise awareness about melanoma

Corowa paramedic David Daly has cycled more than 1,000 kilometres in a week to raise awareness…

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Study Finds That Cancers Strike US Fighter Pilots, Crews at Higher Rates

Cancers reportedly hit U.S. Air Force fighter pilots and crew members at higher rates than fellow airmen.

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Terminally ill man’s plea for Australians to get their skin checked

Sydney father Simon Haralambopoulos is doing his best to accept his terminal cancer diagnosis…

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