Cancer news


Breast cancer survivor says fitness was key to her recovery

08 December 2019
Donna Hopkins has survived breast cancer twice and lost part of her left leg due to an unrelated blood clot. But none of those trials has slowed her ... READ MORE >

First-Of-Its-Kind Lab To Improve Personalized Cancer Therapy Opens In Israel

08 December 2019
OncoHost, an Israeli company using response profiling to improve personalized cancer therapy, announced last week it has opened a new ... READ MORE >

Prominent former Adelaide Judge and barrister Mark Griffin QC dies, aged 62

08 December 2019
Griffin, who was 62, became gravely ill last month after a diagnosis a year ago of terminal liver cancer. Friend and colleague Michael Abbott QC said ... READ MORE >

Family of little boy with cancer preparing for second Christmas in hospital

08 December 2019
The family of a little boy battling cancer is set to spend their second ... for a host of illnesses after first receiving a cancer diagnosis at the age of four. READ MORE >

Sonia Kinsella: GAA provides 'escape' from cancer battle

08 December 2019
Sport has been a "salvation" for Sonia Kinsella since she was diagnosed with breast cancer 11 years ago. The 47-year-old mother of two, from Saul, ... READ MORE >

'Very Much A Taboo Subject': Asian Cancer Survivors On Dealing With Stigma After Diagnosis

08 December 2019
Dealing with a sudden cancer diagnosis is a shock for anyone and is often accompanied by a whirlwind of emotions. Some people aren't only dealing ... READ MORE >

'My daughter was dying of cancer, and a friend dropped a 'miracle cure' on our doorstep.'

08 December 2019
When my daughter was undergoing treatment for cancer, a container of “holy water” arrived at my door from an acquaintance who had taken a trip to a ... READ MORE >

Early Christmas event held for pediatric cancer patients at North Hills in Raleigh

08 December 2019
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Christmas came early Saturday for children battling cancer in Raleigh. Children's Cancer Partners of the Carolinas hosted ... READ MORE >

Waunakee Warriors hockey team raises money for pancreatic cancer

08 December 2019
WAUNAKEE, Wis. (WMTV) -- The Waunakee High School hockey team took to the ice Saturday to raise awareness and money for pancreatic cancer ... READ MORE >

Family tries to cope after teen dies of cancer

08 December 2019
He should have been preparing to enjoy his last Christmas break as a high school student. He should have been planning for graduation in May, and ... READ MORE >

Students play hockey to help fight cancer

08 December 2019
WAUNAKEE (WKOW) -- Hockey players from Waunakee and Menominee took to the ice on Saturday to help fight pancreatic cancer. It was all part of ... READ MORE >

Why am I 'not qualified' for a cancer study I was already approved for?

08 December 2019
On April 9, 2019, The Post ran a story titled, “Cancer Rx hits tumors.” I thought I was a good candidate because I have metastatic breast cancer, which ... READ MORE >

Talented footballer, 13, dies just hours after learning she has cancer - as her mother slams doctors ...

08 December 2019
The mother of a teenage girl who died the day after being told she had cancer has condemned medics for failing to diagnose it earlier. Talented ... READ MORE >

Cycling: Throat cancer provides reality check for Aussie Matthew Glaetzer

08 December 2019
Despite usually being well in gold medal contention, Glaezter is happy just to be riding, after undergoing surgery for throat cancer just two-and-a-half ... READ MORE >

Pilot who lost his wife five months after she was tragically diagnosed with cancer reveals the 'silent ...

08 December 2019
The symptoms most pancreatic cancer sufferers feel are extremely close to normal pregnancy symptoms, which made it difficult for the Sparkes' to ... READ MORE >

Project SOCH to take on oral cavity cancer in state

08 December 2019
Deputy director of cancer epidemiology centre of the Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Dr Pankaj Chaturvedi, who is also the general secretary of the ... READ MORE >

Maytin Reveals Cancer Diagnosis

08 December 2019
“After four long days in the hospital, coming to this with the intention of routine checkups, doctors detected a testicular cancer named Germ Cell Tumor ... READ MORE >

The family of a little girl with an aggressive cancer hopes a new drug will keep her in remission.

08 December 2019
The family of a little girl with an aggressive cancer hopes a new drug will ... MacCallum Cancer Centre, where she will take part in a new clinical trial. READ MORE >

Mother-of-two who lost her tongue to cancer had it replaced with skin from her ARM - as she ...

08 December 2019
A mother-of-two who lost half her tongue to a rare oral cancer has revealed her joy at still being able to drink a cup of tea following a life-saving ... READ MORE >

Microblading: Therapist tattoos eyebrows for cancer patients

08 December 2019
Beautician Laura Woodward is helping women who have lost hair through cancer treatments. She uses a technique called microblading, which is a ... READ MORE >