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Prostate cancer breakthrough could lead to lower death rates

Overseas-born Aussies can expect to live longer than those born in...

Too many cancer tests given to patients already at risk of death

A weekly roundup of health news

Huge discrepancies on heart disease in Europe

Review: A sweet Moretz rescues 'If I Stay'

Elderly woman in Australia neglected to death

Risk of early death from smoking more severe than thought

For Argentine chemo patients, mirrors can hurt

Obese man Luis Almario's legal battle prompts warning to treat obesity...

Cancer Council calls for better funding of the national bowel cancer...

Researchers hope to boost Indigenous cancer treatment

Survey finds one in 10 smokers don't link smoking with illness

Surgeon general urges new resolve to end smoking

Fever hits thousands in parched West farm region

McCready's death renews questions for Dr. Drew

Lung cancer deaths take lead spot for women

Hand-picked Chavez successor registers in election

Analyst downgrades Merck on concerns over 2 drugs

Karnow, Vietnam reporter-historian, dies at age 87

NYC plan would keep tobacco products out of sight

India sets up cancer bio-bank in Chennai

US experts declare progress in search for MERS treatment

Australia has health success but also worries

National anti-tobacco ads launched

Experts call for stepped-up hepatitis battle

Review: 'Guardians' is irreverent but not enough

App aims to combat skin cancer

Hong Kong's illegal cancer drug trade driven by mainland buyers

Venezuela's president calls for higher gas prices

Robot hot among surgeons but FDA taking a new look

DERBY LIVE: Orb wins after surging among bettors

Bill Gates says he is proud of Aussies

Jean Stapleton, TV's Edith Bunker, dies at 90

Risk of dying from cancer down 20 percent: US study

Protests and talks widen rifts in Venezuela opposition

On death anniversary, Chavez revolution challenged

Experts say 'knowing your skin' the key to melanoma prevention

Country men more likely to die from prostate cancer

Australians living longer but face serious health challenges

Spike in alcohol-related deaths

Genentech Alzheimer's drug misses goals in studies

Novel Amgen virus-vaccine shrinks melanoma tumors

Robot hot among surgeons but FDA taking fresh look

Earnings Preview: J&J 1Q to focus on newest drugs

Maduro leans on Chavez's charisma for popularity

The wild card in Venezuela: Armed Chavistas

Maduro certified as election winner amid protests

Abbott to announce health initiatives

Double risk of leukaemia for Vietnam vets

Aboriginal deaths in custody numbers rise sharply over past five years

AP PHOTOS:Tanzania albinos hope for more govt help

'Living drug' kills leukemia in 88 percent of patients

Vodka key to Russian men's high death rate

Venezuela's Chavez everywhere a year after death

Review: 'Dom Hemingway' lewd, yet heartfelt

Eat more fresh fruit and veg, Brits told in health study

Deadly epidemic fears over common painkiller

'Gulf War syndrome' better understood: report

Pope renews attack on mafia in region scarred by toxic waste

Aid worker with deadly Ebola virus arrives in US for treatment

Brain image study: Fructose may spur overeating

Hospitals crack down on workers refusing flu shots

Women have caught up to men on lung cancer risk