Cancer news


Cancer survivor receives home from Habitat for Humanity in Pottstown

16 December 2018
Cancer survivor receives home from Habitat for Humanity in Pottstown ... A cancer survivor from Montgomery County walked into her new home this ... READ MORE >

Nurses provide critical support to breast cancer patients

16 December 2018
For Ballina resident Donna Cronin, being diagnosed with breast cancer 16 months ago was a traumatic time. Ms Cronin said the support from Lismore ... READ MORE >

Commentary: How Patients Have Transformed A Medical Meeting About Breast Cancer

16 December 2018
It's been 40 years since doctors in San Antonio first organized a conference about breast cancer to educate local physicians. A few nationally known ... READ MORE >

A Cancer Story: A new chapter begins

16 December 2018
Editor's note: This is one in a series of columns by former Journal columnist David Rooks, who recently had a successful surgery to remove a tumor ... READ MORE >

Cancer treatments also improving

16 December 2018
Screening may be the big news in lung cancer care, but new treatments also are helping patients survive. “The way we treat lung cancer has changed ... READ MORE >

Researchers study animals for lessons on cancer

16 December 2018
Cancer is one of the most notorious diseases in the world. Annually, it kills 500,000 people in the United States. There are myriad ways that modern ... READ MORE >

UK: Indian-origin woman lies about brain cancer for 2 yrs; dupes ex-husband, family of 2.5 lakh ...

16 December 2018
As per news agency PTI, Mistry told her then-husband, Vijay Katechia, in 2013 that she had cancer. She also showed him a supporting WhatsApp ... READ MORE >

Frank Bures: How to judge the age of a cancer

16 December 2018
“How old is your cancer?” is the title of a one-page commentary from the Jan. 11, 2011, Scientific American. I discovered it when plowing through piles ... READ MORE >

Volunteers give bedroom makeover to Norfolk teen fighting cancer

16 December 2018
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- Volunteers with the Roc Solid Foundation and Gwaltney Foods gifted a teen who is fighting a form of kidney cancer with a ... READ MORE >

State, please rescue us from jaws of cancer

16 December 2018
According to the Giriama indigenous religion, when we die, we do not get judged, go to heaven or go to hell. Instead, we get a beautiful promotion; we ... READ MORE >

Fundraiser held to help cancer patient celebrate Christmas

16 December 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—A spaghetti plate fundraiser was held at the Albuquerque Garden Center to help a Rio Rancho family facing cancer celebrate ... READ MORE >

8-year-old with terminal cancer honored before million dollar race Saturday at Evangeline Downs

16 December 2018
OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY) - "On March 11, Drake was driving our boat. He was a typical young boy, but within six hours he had two seizures and he ... READ MORE >

Cancer survivor continues to bless families at Christmas time

16 December 2018
This past February, while at her church in Jasper, she felt as if her cancer was healed. In her words, she believed a miracle happened. That next ... READ MORE >

80% of cancer or heart patients in Japan worked while hospitalized: survey

16 December 2018
More than 80 percent of cancer or heart patients surveyed in Japan worked in some form while being hospitalized for treatment, health ministry data ... READ MORE >

Grace Millane's family praises 'heartbroken' New Zealand, reveals mum's cancer battle

16 December 2018
The Times also revealed that Ms Millane's mother Gillian couldn't make the trip to New Zealand because she is undergoing treatment for breast cancer ... READ MORE >

How cup of tea helped mum discover she had cancer

16 December 2018
The mum, who claims to drink five cups of tea a day, went to her doctor two weeks later and discovered she had stage three breast cancer. READ MORE >

Irish cancer expert hopes new treatment can replace chemotherapy as cure

16 December 2018
A doctor heading up the largest European clinical trials into immune cells hopes it could replace chemo as a cancer treatment. The CAR-T cell therapy ... READ MORE >

Breakfast After Dark benefit honors memory of Massachusetts man who battled cancer

16 December 2018
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - A benefit was held Saturday night in memory of a Massachusetts man who battled cancer. The second annual ... READ MORE >

New jab may be a game changer for thousands of prostate cancer patients

16 December 2018
Scientists at King's College London invent new jab to fight prostate cancer cells; They will create a man-made version of a naturally occurring protein ... READ MORE >

Cancer support system needed

16 December 2018
KUALA LUMPUR: Since her son was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumour in June, the life of Shanisah Shafie and her family has turned upside ... READ MORE >