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Skin cancer costs set to jump - ABC Online

Skin cancer costs set to jump - ABC Online | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it

this site is relevent to the topic of lifestyle diseases as it discusses about the alrge impact of skin cancer and the importance of sun safety. In the past, especially the baby-boomers, people were not taught about the impact of the sun and the consequences are showing now. 

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Miss America contestant getting risky double mastectomy - NBCNews.com

Miss America contestant getting risky double mastectomy - NBCNews.com | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it
NBCNews.comMiss America contestant getting risky double mastectomyNBCNews.com"I unfortunately lost my mother to breast cancer when I was sixteen," said pageant contestant Allyn Rose.

 

this site shows that anyone is at the risk of getting cancer and that it is huge problem around the world. The article is relevent to youth especially those who look up to models. The website does not have a huge range of facts about the cancer.

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STIs Information

STIs Information | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it

This website gives information about STIs, how they are obtained and how to prevent them. It is an upfront, factual and reliable source which is easy to understand.


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HIV/AIDS & The Hope Of The Gospel. - Christian Post (blog)

HIV/AIDS & The Hope Of The Gospel. - Christian Post (blog) | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it

This article is less about the facts of HIV and is less reliable but it is still about the impact of the STI and how many different people deal with it.

 

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From Curing Cancer To Cloud Computing - Business Insider

From Curing Cancer To Cloud Computing - Business Insider | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it
Meet Jason Hoffman. He left a spectacular career as a cancer doctor to focus on his cloud-computing startup, Joyent. It's paid off in ways he never imagined. Today, Joyent has around 200 employees and is growing revenues ...

Joyent, Hoffman was a "triple play" cancer pathologist—meaning he was seeing patients, researching cures, and teaching.

 

This site shows the research conducted by one man who has been impacted by cancer. It shows that there is something that can be done about cancer, and although there is no definant cure the research and preventions of cancer have gotten a lot better in the past few years.

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Treatment plan should be based on specific type of breast cancer

Treatment plan should be based on specific type of breast cancer | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it

"The main reason for the difference in survival rates is that breast cancer is not just one disease. It's well accepted that there are four distinct molecular categories of breast cancer. However, new data suggests that there are additional distinct subsets of breast cancer. These subsets have unique characteristics that can influence the long-term outlook associated with each of them."

 

this article show that there are not only diverse catagories of cancers, but there are different types of breast cancer as well which each require different types of treatment. this source has understandable information and is reliable.


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Risk for AIDS-defining cancers continues to decline in HIV-positive patients - Healio

Risk for AIDS-defining cancers continues to decline in HIV-positive patientsHealioAll Infectious Disease · Highlights from HIV11 Congress · Dermatology · Emerging Diseases · Gastrointestinal Infections · HIV/AIDS · Influenza · MRSA · Nosocomial...

 

this source is mainly about the recent history and facts of AIDS/HIV. It shows when the risk of, and number of people with the diseases have been predominantly higher and why that is.

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Risk factors for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Risk factors for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | georgina yr 9 articles | Scoop.it
Sexually transmitted infections have become a global disease burden as it had drastically reduced the quality of life among the economically produ..., Dr Pandula Siribaddana (NewsLine -Risk factors for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) -

 

This is an article about the large glabal impact of STI's, their consequences and how to prevent them. It is a relevent article and is also reliable.

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