Cancer news


Support for young teacher facing 'aggressive' cancer battle

20 August 2018
Ellie Merry, 32, was diagnosed in February with stage four, "fairly aggressive” bowel cancer which spread to her liver and hip bone. The high school ... READ MORE >

Leesburg mom wants White House to go gold for kids with cancer

20 August 2018
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Giordano wants to honor the many children who are diagnosed or pass away each year from ... READ MORE >

Molecular mechanism of activated T cells in breast cancer

20 August 2018
Introduction: This study aimed to explore the effect of activated T cells on breast cancer (BC) cells and provide a theoretical basis for the interaction ... READ MORE >

More than one in 50 people carry cancer-causing HPV in their throats, largest ever study suggests

20 August 2018
More than one in 50 people in England are carrying the cancer-causing human papillomavirus (HPV) in their throat, according to the largest ever ... READ MORE >

Groom dies just hours after wedding following shock cancer diagnosis

20 August 2018
Groom dies just hours after wedding following shock cancer diagnosis .... he married the woman of his dreams, following a shock cancer diagnosis. READ MORE >

How doctors missed woman's cancer twice before devastating diagnosis

20 August 2018
A Victorian grandmother, whose early-stage lung cancer was overlooked twice by doctors years ago, has now learned she is terminally ill. Trish Makin ... READ MORE >

Showbusiness legend Carlotta tells: My cancer diagnosis

20 August 2018
Carlotta's colourful life has been a whirl of feathers and sequins for over five decades and, as Australia's most famous sex swap showgirl gets set to ... READ MORE >

Runners in boxers raise awareness for cancer at Werner Park

20 August 2018
(WOWT) - There will be 100,000 new cases of colon cancer detected this year. Werner Park in Papillion was home to an event to raise awareness for ... READ MORE >

Children with leukaemia and adults with lymphoma face being DENIED 'cancer cure' as NHS ...

20 August 2018
A cure for cancer is set to be denied to dying patients as officials and pharmaceutical companies argue over pricing. NHS watchdog Nice will this week ... READ MORE >

Emaciated by Cancer and Mistaken as a Drug Addict, Filipino Dies in Detention

20 August 2018
MANILA — In an impoverished area near Manila, the Philippine capital, the body of Allan Rafael lay in a white coffin as distraught relatives reminisced ... READ MORE >

Topeka Family Works to Help Children With Cancer

20 August 2018
A Topeka couple whose 2-year-old son died of cancer has found healing in supporting other families through a nonprofit founded in their child's ... READ MORE >

Heather and David chose to marry, despite her terminal cancer diagnosis

20 August 2018
Most weddings are a new beginning—but for Heather and David Mosher, their wedding, just hours before she died of cancer, was a heartbreaking ... READ MORE >

Bowel cancer took my dad's life weeks after diagnosis - now I'm helping fight the disease

20 August 2018
A teacher from Huntingdon who lost his dad to bowel cancer just weeks after his diagnosis is highlighting the importance of the free life-saving ... READ MORE >

Michael Bublé describes son Noah's cancer battle as "hell": 'I have no fear now'

20 August 2018
Michael Bublé has opened up about past family struggles while son Noah battled cancer. In a new interview with Stellar magazine, Bublé confirmed ... READ MORE >

Fearless Beauty: Ukrainian Photography Project Aims To Erase Stigma Of Cancer

20 August 2018
KYIV -- When Larysa Chukhmanenko was diagnosed with cancer a little over a year ago, she noticed that her friends and acquaintances seemed to ... READ MORE >

MDs' Own Experience May Impact Cancer Screening Recommendations

20 August 2018
Now a new study, published in the Journal of Women's Health, reveals that availability bias may also influence how often a doctor recommends cancer ... READ MORE >

Cancer: Today's horoscope

19 August 2018
August 20, 2018. Welcome back to the daily stars on Yahoo! It's a big day astrologically as the planet of communications, Mercury, is in the process of ... READ MORE >

Group seeks to raise awareness of first responder cancer, PTSD

19 August 2018
BURLINGTON, Ky. -- A group of first responders, their families and other supporters began a six-day walk Sunday to raise awareness of cancer and ... READ MORE >

Neighborhood fundraiser hopes to hit $100K for cancer research

19 August 2018
BLOOMINGTON — What started out as a small event to raise money for cancer research in honor of a loving brother has turned into an annual event ... READ MORE >

Men, Beware of Biopsies for Prostate Cancer Dx

19 August 2018
Ferdinand "Ferd" Becker Jr., MD, a retired facial plastic surgeon who lives in New Orleans, has one of the scariest biopsy/prostate cancer stories I've ... READ MORE >