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Quick Survey May Pick Up Ovarian Cancer Warnings: Study

In the absence of reli­able screen­ing tool, ques­tion­naire might aid early detec­tion FRIDAY, Sept. 28 (Health­Day News) — A sim­ple three-question sur­vey might iden­tify women who have symp­toms that may indi­cate ovar­ian can­cer, accord­ing to a new study. The two-minute paper-and-pencil ques­tion­naire can be given in a doctor’s office and checks for six warn­ing signs that …

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L-carnitine doesn’t beat fatigue in cancer patients

(Reuters Health) — The pop­u­lar sup­ple­ment L-carnitine doesn’t help can­cer patients with fatigue, accord­ing to a new study. L-carnitine is an amino acid nat­u­rally pro­duced by the body and helps cells con­vert fats into energy. U.S. health reg­u­la­tors have approved the sub­stance as treat­ment for defi­cien­cies caused by genetic dis­eases and to boost red blood cells …

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