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Healthcare Partners Collaborate To Broaden Access To Lung Cancer Diagnosis With Artificial Intelligence Technology

Healthcare Partners Collaborate To Broaden Access To Lung Cancer Diagnosis With Artificial Intelligence Technology

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in Malaysian men. Beacon Hospital has partnered with LCNM to provide free lung cancer screening to Malaysians and further broaden the public’s access to cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) screening technology (Qure.ai).

Having Trouble Clearing Your Throat – Throat Reflux Can Lead to Oesophageal Cancer

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Stomach acid invades the oesophagus and causes throat reflux, causing swelling and inflammation of the throat. Once the cells in the oesophagus become diseased, Barrett’s oesophagus can be induced. People with Barrett’s oesophagus have a 10% chance of developing oesophageal cancer, so throat reflux is the cause of oesophageal cancer.