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After Harvard students collected more than 2,500 signatures on a petition objecting to the leading cancer institute's venue for its fundraiser, the leadership signaled it would not go back to the Trump resort.
Even if Massachusetts could put the state law back together again, there’s no guarantee the federal government would pick up at least half the cost, as it did in 2006.
You know about smoking, but did you know about the roles that obesity and sleep play in cancer? There's no such thing as perfect prevention, but experts believe preventable factors play a role in over half of cancers.
The island of Nantucket off the Massachusetts coast seems to be doing something right: Its cancer death rate has dropped by 42 percent over the last roughly 25 years, while the national rate dropped 20 percent.
B.U. School of Public Health dean: President Trump's isolationist policy builds walls and places the U.S. in opposition to the trend of international cooperation that has created a safer, healthier world.