Study: Two Genes Can Help Detect Breast Cancer Prognosis

A new study has identified two genes that make women with breast cancer more susceptible to die from the devastating disease.


Hundreds Receive Transplants from Former Cancer Patients

the National Health Service has gone on to debunk that claim that those with cancer are not able to donate organs.


Pesticides Sprayed to Fight Zika may be more Harmful than Zika

Florida officials are spraying a pesticide called naled which kills Zika-carrying mosquitoes, but is associated with serious health risks.


Wendy’s Plans to Eliminate Antibiotics from Chicken Production in 2017

Wendy’s announced earlier this month that it would phase out the use of antibiotics important to human health in its chickens by 2017.


Virginia Man Arrested for Selling Bogus Cancer Cure

A Virginia man has been arrested for selling a bogus cancer cure and pretending to be a legitimate medical professional.


Evidence of Human Cancer 1.7 Million Years Ago Discovered

Scientists have recently discovered a 1+ million-year-old fossilized human foot with osteosarcoma, an aggressive form of bone cancer.


Former President Jimmy Carter Visits 10-Year-Old Cancer Survivor

Ten-year-old cancer survivor Carter Beckhard-Suozzi’s dream was fulfilled when former president came to pay the boy a visit.


Cancer Study Halted After 3 People Die

A cancer therapy trial involving genetically engineered immune cells and a chemotherapy drug was halted after 3 patients died from brain swelling.


Strangers Rally for Superhero Sketches for Boy with Cancer

Three-year-old Ben Austin is battling cancer, and loves superheros. So his cousin had people send sketches of superheroes to help him through the hard times.


Trials Show Promise with New Breast Cancer Drugs

New drug trials have shown that new drugs may work to give women with advanced breast cancer a chance at survival and a life after treatment.


Simon Cowell Donates $33,000 for Child’s Cancer Treatment

Simon Cowell has donated £25,000 ($33,100 USD) to little Kian Musgrove to help him receive specialist cancer treatment in the United States.


Colorado Boy Knits Hats for Cancer Patients

While some kids play video games in their spare time, 11-year-old Garrett Lowry has a unique after-school activity: he knits hats for kids with cancer.


Analysis: Eating These Foods Could Extend Your Life

Harvard researchers analyzed 12 studies and found that consuming ample amounts of whole grains can help people live longer.


British Man Says He Diagnosed His Own Cancer

A British engineer, located in Hull, United Kingdom, has said that he had to diagnose himself with cancer after his GPs failed to do so on nine separate occasions.


Dad Gets Matching Tattoo of Son’s Cancer Scar

Josh Marshall won St. Baldrick’s Foundation #BestBaldDad Contest for childhood cancer for going bald and getting a tattoo resembling his son’s brain surgery scar.


Patients can Decide their Method of Colon Cancer Screening

Experts say that there is no one screening method that is superior to another for colorectal cancer. leaving it up to the individual to decide the method.


Turmeric for Cancer? Study Says the Spice Shows Promise

Combined with chemotherapy, curcumin (turmeric extract) is effective in fighting cancer; but studies suggest that curcumin works better when used alone.