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Jimmy Carter Opens Exhibit In New York City On Defeating Disease
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter speaks at a press conference at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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Jimmy Carter hopeful for Guinea worm eradication in Africa

Former US President Jimmy Carter says that Guinea worm disease may soon be eradicated, which would be the most exciting accomplishment of his career, although progress is hampered by ongoing conflict in Mali and South Sudan.

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, right, speaks during a meeting with Guatemala's president-elect Jimmy Morales in Guatemala City, Thursday, Jan 14, 2016. Biden is on a one day trip to attend Morales' presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, right, speaks during a meeting with Guatemala's president-elect Jimmy Morales in Guatemala City, Thursday, Jan 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
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Launching cancer moonshot, Biden says politics impeding cure

Vice President Joe Biden launched a "moonshot" initiative Friday to hasten a cure for cancer, aiming to use his final year in office to break down barriers in the medical world he says are holding back progress on eradicating the dreaded disease.

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Chemotherapy is administered to a cancer patient via intravenous drip in Durham, N.C.
Chemotherapy is administered to a cancer patient via intravenous drip in Durham, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
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Cancer ‘moonshot’ aims to speed fight against No. 2 killer

Harking back to America's triumphant race into space, the Obama administration is launching what it calls a "moonshot" effort to cure cancer.

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Goodwood Races
Actor Alan Rickman at Goodwood racecourse on July 29, 2015 in Chichester, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
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Alan Rickman, star of stage and ‘Harry Potter’ dies at 69

British actor Alan Rickman, a classically trained stage star and sensual screen villain in the "Harry Potter" saga and other films, has died. He was 69.

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Nurse Assisting Patient Undergoing Mammogram
A woman has a mammogram (Monkey Business Images, ThinkStock)
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More New Jerseyans getting cancer, but more are surviving

The U.S. cancer death rate continues its steady decline, dropping 23 percent since 1991. Here in New Jersey, there is good news and bad news about cancer.

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New York Yankees v Cincinnati Reds
Former Cincinnati Reds pitcher Jim O'Toole talks with Dusty Baker at Great American Ball Park on June 20, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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Jim O’Toole, Reds 1960s star pitcher, dies at 78

The team said O'Toole died Saturday at his home, a day after celebrating Christmas with his large family.

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AARP's Movies For Grownups Luncheon Honoring Michael Douglas
Hillary Clinton speaks at the Radisson Hotel November 29, 2015 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)
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Michael Douglas says cancer survival led to resurgence

Douglas, 71, spoke about his health at an AARP luncheon celebrating the Academy Award-winner's storied career and said: "It's good to be alive."

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Larry Hogan, Kevin Cullen, Aaron Rapoport
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, right, hugs the physicians who treated his cancer. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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Maryland governor’s cancer in remission; treatment continues

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he's in complete remission after months of chemotherapy for B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma, but he acknowledged the possibility of the cancer returning and said he will continue preventive health care and monitoring.

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Jimmy Carter
Former President Jimmy Carter is interviewed at a Habitat for Humanity project site in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
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Jimmy Carter says he feels fine, keeps busy despite cancer

Jimmy Carter's August announcement that doctors had discovered tumors on his brain came with a promise: The former U.S. president would scale back his work schedule. Months later, he sheepishly admits that hasn't happened. Carter, who celebrated his 91st birthday in October, told The Associated Press he has a good reason: He feels just fine.

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‘Big cancer’ and how the pharmaceutical industry affects treatment (Listen)

Things are changing in the medical community when doctors start talking about preventing cancer through lifestyle rather than pharmaceuticals.

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