NFL star Tom Brady granted an eight-year old leukemia patient’s Christmas wish by giving her a personal meet-and-greet at Gillette Stadium in Massachusetts before flying off to a game in New York
Former US President Jimmy Carter shared the sudden death of his 28 year-old grandson in an emotionally-filled announcement to his Maranatha Baptist Congregation barely two weeks after telling the public that he’s cancer-free.
A third of people diagnosed with incurable cancer continue to work, a new study found
A large ovarian cancer-related screening involving 200,000 women over a 14-year period claimed that blood screening reduces risk of death by 20% but data remained largely vague and inconclusive.
Cancer appears to have leveled off in affluent countries but dramatically increases in less developed societies as more and more people have become accustomed to unhealthy Western lifestyle and habits.
New research contradicts studies that point to intrinsic factors as being at the root of cancer risks.
New study from Stony Brook University suggested that luck is not mostly accountable for cancer which slammed an earlier claim by John Hopkins University-led research that cancer is mainly due to random DNA mutations.
Many high income countries have been able to combat the instances of cancer due to better screening facilities and lifestyle changes. However, the low and middle-income countries are witnessing a surge in those rates as they adopt the Western lifestyle
A new scientific study has found that 9 out of 10 cancers are caused due to external factors such as drinking, smoking, exposure to sun and air pollution. 2015 was the year when origins of cancer became an important topic of discussion
Former US President Jimmy Carter attributed his recovery from melanoma cancer to Keytruda which is part of an emerging and promising cancer treatment drugs known as immune therapy.
Suffering from the fourth stage of melanoma, Cara Combs died as she did not get herself treated, due to her pregnancy.
Termed 'Suicide Gene Therapy' the technique can improve survival by 20 percent, researchers claim.
Cara Walters Combs was only 38 years old and 23 weeks pregnant when she was diagnosed with stage IV cancer, melanoma
Newly-developed anti-cancer drug offers promises of recovery by taking on the cancer cells through the body’s immune system as news of Jimmy Carter’s successful treatment has shown.
Former American President Jimmy Carter publicly announced his victory over melanoma cancer as recent MRI scans showed no indications that the cancer cells are ever coming back.