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Dr. Bob Dellavalle of the University of Colorado Cancer Center (credit: CBS)

Colorado Doctor Urges Surgeon General To Say Indoor Tanning Causes Cancer

A leading cancer researcher in Colorado wants the U.S. surgeon general to declare indoor tanning causes skin cancer. He believes officially announcing the connection could save lives.

04/09/2015

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‘Cold Cap Therapy’ Helps Cancer Patients On Chemo Keep Their Hair

A person learning they have cancer is a shock, and going through treatment can be the most frightening time of their life. Now there is a product on the market that may help ease that fear for some.

09/23/2014

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Alaskan Mom Comes To Colorado For Cancer Treatment

A new mom from Alaska is coming to Colorado to get treatment for lung cancer.

07/16/2014

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Colorado Man Proof That Melanoma Treatment Advancement Works

Researchers in Colorado helped lay the groundwork for a new drug therapy that’s offering hope for melanoma patients.

02/13/2014

Researchers at the University of Colorado Cancer Center hope to someday have an early detection test for ovarian cancer. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Researchers Hope To Develop Test To Earlier Detect Ovarian Cancer

Researchers in Colorado are hoping to save the lives of more women by developing a test to detect ovarian cancer in its early stage.

09/19/2012

Chris Draft at the University of Colorado Cancer Center (credit: CBS)

Former NFL Player Spreads Word About Lung Cancer In Colorado

He tackled pro football players for 12 years, but former NFL linebacker Chris Draft is now battling a disease that took his love, and changed his life.

07/17/2012

Yue Yue Wang points to where the tumor was located (credit: CBS)

Chinese Teen Gets Tumor Removed Through Nose In Colorado

A teenager from China is eager to thank a Colorado doctor for successfully removing her brain tumor — and he did it without cutting open her skull.

11/02/2011

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Breast Cancer Study Needs Volunteers

Can losing weight prevent a recurrence of breast cancer? Researchers at the University of Colorado Cancer Center are trying to find the answer through a long-term study.

12/13/2010

Breast Cancer Study

The University of Colorado Cancer Center is looking for overweight breast cancer survivors willing to take part in a 2-year national study called “ENERGY” (Exercise and Nutrition to Enhance Recovery and Good Health for You). The ultimate goal is to see if weight loss and exercise can prevent a recurrence of breast cancer.

Link: energy.trial@ucdenver.edu

ENERGY study coordinator: (303) 724-5683

12/13/2010

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Trial Drugs Can Be A Cancer Cure For Some Patients

University of Colorado Cancer Center is welcoming a new director who wants to reinvent cancer research in Colorado.

08/07/2010

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