Cancer


A Tiny Dose of Aspirin Can Save You from Colon Cancer

A Tiny Dose of Aspirin Can Save You from Colon Cancer

The risk of colon cancer reduces significantly when low dose of aspirin or non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs are taken for...

Aug 25 2015, 12:52am CDT

Jimmy Carter Teaches Bible Classes 3 Days After Cancer Radiation Treatment

Jimmy Carter Teaches Bible Classes 3 Days After Cancer Radiation Treatment

Former president Jimmy Carter taught Sunday School in Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga. on Aug. 23. Carter's Bible c...

Aug 24 2015, 7:30am CDT

Heart Medicine May Fight Ovarian Cancer in Women

Heart Medicine May Fight Ovarian Cancer in Women

It has been found out that a certain type of heart medicine may fight ovarian cancer in women....

Aug 24 2015, 6:58am CDT

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty has recently been diagnosed with cancer for which she is blaming her lawyers because the missed out on her heal...

Aug 20 2015, 10:07am CDT

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

It was found that smokers of both sexes may contract cancer due to moderate drinking....

Aug 19 2015, 6:56am CDT

Former President Jimmy Carter has Cancer

Former President Jimmy Carter has Cancer

President Carter announced his illness to the public today....

Aug 12 2015, 4:31pm CDT

AstraZeneca Signs $700 Million Cancer Drug Deal with Inovio

AstraZeneca Signs $700 Million Cancer Drug Deal with Inovio

AstraZeneca has signed a $700 million cancer drug deal with Inovio. This is the third deal the huge corporation has made in a w...

Aug 10 2015, 8:26am CDT

Short Course of Radiation Is Better for Treating Early Breast Cancer, New Study

Short Course of Radiation Is Better for Treating Early Breast Cancer, New Study

Higher doses of radiation over a small period are more effective than long-term course. It causes less toxic effects and more i...

Aug 9 2015, 6:20am CDT

Prostate Cancer has Five Different Genetic Types!

Prostate Cancer has Five Different Genetic Types!

A recent research reveals prostate cancer is actually five distinct diseases....

Jul 30 2015, 10:47am CDT

Insomnia Increases Breast Cancer Risk

Insomnia Increases Breast Cancer Risk

A new study suggests women with risk of breast cancer should not have irregular sleeping habits especially working late night s...

Jul 21 2015, 4:13am CDT

Breast Cancer Survivors Gain More Weight

Breast Cancer Survivors Gain More Weight

Researchers have recently supported that the women who are undergoing post breast cancer treatment are more prone to gaining we...

Jul 16 2015, 7:05am CDT

Cell Division Discovery Helps in Finding Cancer Cure

Cell Division Discovery Helps in Finding Cancer Cure

The latest cell research engaged in by scientists has helped immensely in finding a possible cure for cancer....

Jul 14 2015, 8:16am CDT

John Hurt Diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer but Vows to Continue Acting

John Hurt Diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer but Vows to Continue Acting

The knighted veteran actor John Hurt revealed his diagnosis but remains optimistic about a speedy recovery....

Jun 17 2015, 5:25am CDT

Obese Teens At Higher Risk of Bowel Cancer

Obese Teens At Higher Risk of Bowel Cancer

Research paper published by Harvard Medical School in the journal Gut shows obese teenagers have very high risks of developing...

May 26 2015, 9:20am CDT

Sandra Lee Reveals her Struggle with Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee Reveals her Struggle with Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee was diagnosed early with breast cancer and has undergone with lumpectomy and double mastectomy with her partner Andr...

May 12 2015, 10:18am CDT

Belle Gibson Faked her Brain Cancer Diagnosis

Belle Gibson Faked her Brain Cancer Diagnosis

It turns out that many times things are not what they seem at first glimpse. Whole food enthusiast and nature freak Belle Gibso...

Apr 24 2015, 9:57am CDT

Rita Wilson undergoes Reconstructive Surgery for Breast Cancer

Rita Wilson undergoes Reconstructive Surgery for Breast Cancer

Rita Wilson undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery after being diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Rita Wilson kept h...

Apr 14 2015, 10:35am CDT

Angelina Jolie has Ovaries removed due to Cancer Risk

Angelina Jolie has Ovaries removed due to Cancer Risk

Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries removed due to an imminent risk of cancer. This comes two years after she had her breasts re...

Mar 24 2015, 6:43am CDT

Diem Brown loses Struggle with Cancer at 32 Years of Age

Diem Brown loses Struggle with Cancer at 32 Years of Age

The TV star, Diem Brown has lost her struggle with cancer and died at the relativly youthful age of 32 years....

Nov 15 2014, 1:27am CST

Joanne Borgella Dies of Cancer

Joanne Borgella Dies of Cancer

Former American Idol contestant Joanne Borgella died of cancer at the age of 32 years....

Oct 21 2014, 9:42am CDT

Joan Lunden Cancer Experience taught her many Things

Joan Lunden Cancer Experience taught her many Things

The experience with cancer taught Joan Lunden many things. Not all of them were worth going through though....

Oct 2 2014, 3:22am CDT

Jim Kelly Diagnosed as Cancer-Free

Jim Kelly Diagnosed as Cancer-Free

Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly has been diagnosed as cancer-free by his doctors, per multiple reports....

Sep 5 2014, 12:27am CDT

Jamie Dimon has a Curable Cancer of the Throat

Jamie Dimon has a Curable Cancer of the Throat

The Wall Street Wizard, Jamie Dimon, who is the CEO of JPMorgan Chase has cancer of the throat. However, he has confirmed that...

Jul 2 2014, 9:11am CDT

Is This How We'll Cure Cancer?

Is This How We will Cure Cancer?

For 85% of kids with a terrible cancer called acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chemotherapy is a cure–but not for Emily Whitehead....

May 7 2014, 1:06pm CDT

Valerie Harper Recovering from Brain Cancer

Valerie Harper is Recovering from Brain Cancer

Valerie Harper was told the news awhile back that she had brain cancer. However, today she is recovering fast from the ailment...

Apr 17 2014, 3:49am CDT

Lacey Holsworth Succumbs to Cancer Leaving Adreian Payne Bereft

Lacey Holsworth, friend of MSU's Adreian Payne, Dies

Known as Princess Lacey, Lacey Holsworth finally succumbed to cancer after three long years. She has left friend and mentor Adr...

Apr 9 2014, 11:47am CDT

Farrah Fawcett Foundation Funds Cancer Research Team

Farrah Fawcett Foundation Funds Cancer Research Team

The Farrah Fawcett Foundation along with several other organizations has funded an HPV-related cancer research team....

Apr 8 2014, 10:04am CDT

Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke

Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke

Quit smoking before the third-hand smoke destroys your and your kid's health....

Mar 21 2014, 12:40pm CDT

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health

The conclusion most physicians and health experts have arrived at is that people ought to quit smoking. The reason is third-han...

Mar 21 2014, 4:45am CDT

Jake the Snake has a Tumor Behind his Knee

Jake the Snake has a Tumor Behind his Knee

Jake the Snake Roberts has a cancerous tumor behind his knee. The recent discovery of this deadly disease has not put him off h...

Feb 24 2014, 7:05am CST

Jen Arnold Beats Cancer

'Little Couple' Star Jen Arnold Beats Cancer

The Little Couple star, Jen Arnold is now cancer-free. Dr. Jennifer Arnold spoke on Tuesday about how she had had her last chem...

Feb 5 2014, 7:34am CST

Amish Family Chemo Stirs Up Controversy

Amish Family Chemo Stirs Up Controversy

An Amish family with a Leukemia-afflicted daughter went into hiding to avoid the long arm of the law. Their daughter was being...

Jan 22 2014, 6:37am CST

Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List

When I put out a call for promising young scientists to be part of Forbes’ annual 30 Under 30 project, no name came up more tha...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Hugh Jackman Shares Skin Cancer Scare on Instagram

Hugh Jackman Shares Skin Cancer Scare on Instagram

Hugh Jackman got diagnosed with Skin Cancer. He posted a selfie showing his bandaged nose on Instagram just hours ago....

Nov 21 2013, 4:08pm CST