Cancer

50 minutes is not enough!  

  1. FOCUS:  What do you want to most learn about?
  2. SHARE INFO:  You can't possibly get it all done now.  Split the work at a table.  (No two people at the same table should be looking up the same site!)  There be time at the end to share

TYPES OF CANCER to FILL OUT GRID OR LOOK UP A PERSONAL CANCER:

http://www.cancer.gov/types

 

BASIC INFO - simpler words

http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/cancer.html

BASIC INFO - more advanced vocabulary

http://www.worldcancerday.org/sites/wcd/files/private/130128_Cancer_Backgrounder.pdf

 

IMMUNOTHERAPY:

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/cancer-immunotherapy-the-cutting-edge-gets-sharper/

HISTORY OF TREAMENT:

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerbasics/thehistoryofcancer/the-history-of-cancer-cancer-treatment-immunotherapy

BASIC PREVENTION

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-how-to-prevent-cancers-20160519-snap-story.html

http://time.com/4341081/can-cancer-be-prevented/

DETAILS OF REPLICATION V CANCER

http://io9.gizmodo.com/5915426/the-fine-line-between-replicating-cells-and-cancer-explained

CAUSES OF CANCER:

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cancer/basics/causes/con-20032378

TALCUM POWDER, A CAUSE?

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/johnson-johnson-case-can-talcum-powder-really-cause-cancer-n566926

HEPATITIS AS A CAUSE FOR LIVER CANCER:

http://www.gmnews.com/2016/05/18/hepatitis-deemed-major-cause-liver-cancer/

NOT A CAUSE - CELL PHONES:

http://dailycaller.com/2016/05/10/a-29-year-long-study-shows-cell-phones-dont-cause-cancer/

TECHNOLOGY IN TREATMENTS:

http://phys.org/news/2016-05-nanotubes-beacons-cancer-imaging-technique.html