Researchers have successfully cured a rare disorder affecting dogs with gene therapy.
Women who smoke have a better shot at surviving after a breast cancer diagnosis if they quit the habit, a new study is reporting.
A government-commissioned study in Japan shows that the average cancer survival rate for 10 years is 58.2% but maintains that mortality still varies according to cancer type.
Living on the higher floors of a high-rise building can lower chances of survival from cardiac arrest, a new study reported.
Kidney disease patients have better survival odds, a USRDS report found.
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.
Breast cancer patients' risk of recurrence have fallen from the 1980s to the early 2000s, a new study reported.
Patients suffering from a specific type of oesophageal cancer survived longer when they were given the latest lung cancer drug, according to trial results.
A team of doctors from Australia were able to revitalize dead hearts and transplanted one in a 57-year-old patient.
A team funded by Cancer Research UK and the Rosetrees Trust discovered that lung cancer can stay hidden for more than 20 years before they progress aggressively.
Carmat, a French company, announced that it has fitted a second patient with its artificial heart.
Bayer's breast cancer drug failed to meet its primary endpoint goal in the Phase III trial.
According to a new study, getting a preventive mastectomy does not improve survival rate from breast cancer.
Two new studies found that men with low-risk prostate cancer are not receiving the best advise for their condition.
A new study found that the majority of breast cancer patients are not getting enough exercise.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.