Researchers are optimistic about a new drug therapy that could be effective in treating the most common type of lung cancer.
Researchers report that men who are physically fit from their 40s to 60s have a lower chance of developing cancer later on in life.
Skin cancer patients may have an increased risk of other cancers, according to a new study.
A recent study examining 1,000 New York Times obituaries found that famous performers, like athletes and musicians, live, on average, shorter lives than people who have illustrious careers in the military or in business.
Will you survive chemotherapy? A new study suggests that it all depends on your genes.
Human papillomavirus (HPV) may be linked to the development of lung cancer.
For patients battling cancer, the last thing they want to be worrying about is whether they have a proper dosage of chemotherapy.
Smoking is bad for your health, but a new study reveals that a cigarette in the morning is even worse than a cigarette at night.
An estimated 13.7 million people in the United States have survived cancer, with that number expected to swell by 37 percent in just a decade.
Lung cancer is one of the deadliest cancers in the United States, accounting for 27 percent of all cancer deaths a year.
Study found that combing x-rays with a computer-aided detection system might be more effective in screening for lung cancer than x-rays alone.
Valerie Harper, best known for playing wise-cracking neighbor Rhoda on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and her eponymous spin-off Rhoda, has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.
Screening current and former smokers for signs of lung cancer can save as many as 12,000 lives per year, says a new study. Researchers say that using low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) can be an effective way of averting cancer-related deaths in the U.S.
More women will die due to lung cancer in Europe in the next decade than breast cancer, according to a new study. Lung cancer has already taken over breast cancer in the number of deaths due to cancer in two European countries - UK and Poland.
For people who are suffering from lung, head or neck cancer, it might be a good idea to stop smoking before surgery as the chances of a relapse are less. For those who continue smoking, additional precaution had to be taken to stop relapse.