Activists Urge Congress to Require Schools to Test for Toxic PCBs

Activists are urging Congress to require schools to test PCB levels following a Harvard study showing that up to 26,000 schools contain toxic levels.

Smoking can Permanently Damage DNA – But Quitting can Heal Some Wounds

When a person quits smoking, the majority of the genetic damage eventually fades. However, a new study suggests that part that damage is permanent.

Johnson & Johnson Faces Another Lawsuit over Talcum Powder-Linked Cancer

Over 2,000 women have sued Johnson and Johnson over allegations that their talcum powder causes cancer. Now, another woman has come forward.

New Report: Those with Common Types of Cancer Can Expect to Live 10 Years

For the first time, those with common cancers can expect to live at least 10 years after their diagnosis. However, this can create issues for the long-term.

Uh Oh: FDA Finds Glyphosate Herbicide in U.S. Honey

FDA testing has revealed that U.S. honey is contaminated with the herbicide glyphosate, including a very popular brand marketed as 100 percent all-natural.

Cancer Breakthrough: Blood Test Detects ‘Cancer Symptoms’ 10 Years Before they Begin

Scientists have discovered something about cancer that could make the disease detectable up to 10 years before it becomes extra problematic.

Cord-Blood Transplants Provide Fresh Hope for Leukemia Patients

An encouraging new study shows that umbilical-cord blood transplants are more successful than bone marrow or traditional blood cell transplants.

U.K. Pledges to Phase out Microbeads in Cosmetics by the End of 2017

The U.K. government announced on September 3 that it would require cosmetics companies to phase out microplastics in their products by the end of 2017.

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.