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.


Drug Companies to Pay $67 Million for ‘Exaggerating Claims, Misleading Doctors’

Two drug companies must pay $67 million to settle allegations that they deceptively marketed a cancer drug and gave doctors illegal kickbacks.


Double Stem Cell Transplant Improves Childhood Cancer Survival Rate

Children receiving double autologous stem cell transplants are more likely to survive neuroblastoma, a deadly strain of cancer, than those receiving a single stem cell transplant.


Monsanto Must Pay $46.5 Million in Damages in PCB-Lymphoma Case

Last week, a St. Louis Circuit Court jury awarded $46.5 million to 3 plaintiffs who alleged that PCBs made by Monsanto caused cancer.


New Rat Study Finds Link Between Cell Phones and Cancer

Many scientists don’t think cell phones emit enough radiation to cause cancer, but a new study may make believers out of the biggest skeptics.


Farmers Sue Monsanto over Allegations of Cancer

Four Nebraska farmers are now suing the agricultural giant Monsanto because they believe the herbicide Roundup has caused them to develop cancer.


Study: This Activity may Cut Your Risk of 13 Types of Cancer!

A new study of more than 1 million people shows that physical exercise cuts your risk of 13 types of cancer. Time to get moving!


Is a Soda Tax the Solution to Reducing Sugar-Consumption Worldwide?

Health experts in Australia say that the country should follow the UK in introducing a tax on sugary soft drinks. Is a soda tax the solution to reducing sugar consumption?


This Country’s Teen Smoking Rates Hit Record Low

Higher tobacco prices, new policies, new attitudes decrease smoking rates among teens. Exercise, herbals, acupuncture, yoga can all help smokers to quit.


Ancient Medicine: Black Seed Oil’s 21 Powerful Health Benefits

There are more than 20 black seed oil benefits to ignite numerous healing processes for your body. It fights cancer, diabetes, hypertension, liver disease, and much more.


Experimental Therapy Found to Wipe out Liver Cancer Cells

Fish oil components–the fatty acids docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA)–may be useful in reducing liver and breast cancer risks.


Antimicrobial Resistance Could Be a ‘Bigger Threat than Cancer by 2050’

Global health officials are looking for ways to encourage pharmaceutical companies to develop new antibiotics as antimicrobial resistance increases.


Future Blood Test Could Detect 5 of the Deadliest Cancers

Finding a universal blood test to detect the 5 deadliest cancers is in the works using gene expression.


Japan to Release Radioactive Water from Fukushima into the Sea

TEPCO, the utility that runs the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan, is waiting for government clearance to dump irradiated water into the ocean.


Audio: Monsanto CEO Hugh Grant Says “Roundup is Not a Carcinogen”

In an interview, Monsanto CEO Hugh Grant claims that Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide Roundup is not carcinogenic – going against scientific conclusions.