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Busy Social Life Is Key to Beating Cancer, Study Finds

Posted on Jul 20, 2010 in Uncategorized

Friday, July 09, 2010 An active social life may help patients fight cancer, according to a new study that links the stress of relationships to reductions in the size of cancerous growths, The London Daily Telegraph reported Friday. Experiments found that moving cancer-stricken mice from private lodgings into more spacious shared accommodations led to an average reduction in the size of tumors by 77 percent. After three weeks, 5 percent of mice in the experiments showed no evidence of cancer. Matthew During, of Ohio State University, told the newspaper the findings suggest cancer treatments...

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