Cancer news


Is cancer 'sexy' enough for you?

24 September 2017
“Make cancer sexy!” pleaded Kara Magsanoc-Alikpala before a group of journalists earlier this week. A cancer survivor herself, Magsanoc-Alikpala is ... READ MORE >

India now has 3rd highest number of cancer cases among women

24 September 2017
NEW DELHI: Cancer cases as well as mortality are increasing rapidly among Indian women, primarily because of low awareness and late detection. READ MORE >

Charles Bradley, Soul Singer Who Battled Stomach Cancer, Dies at 68

24 September 2017
Like his late label mate Sharon Jones — who died last year after a protracted battle with cancer — Florida-born, Brooklyn-reared Bradley was an ... READ MORE >

Charles Bradley, 'Screaming Eagle Of Soul,' Dies Of Cancer

24 September 2017
“Always a fighter, Charles battled cancer with everything he had. He was diagnosed with stomach cancer in the fall of 2016 and underwent treatment. READ MORE >

Charles Bradley dead at 68: Soul singer and former James Brown impersonator passes away after ...

24 September 2017
“He was diagnosed with stomach cancer in the fall of 2016 and underwent treatment. Bradley headed out on the road earlier this year after receiving a ... READ MORE >

Soul Singer Charles Bradley Dies at 68 After Cancer Battle

24 September 2017
Bradley blossomed as a singer later in life, releasing his first album, No Time for Dreaming, in 2011 at age 62. He started performing in the '90s under ... READ MORE >

Denise Welch breaks down in tears over the death of her mum after losing her to mouth cancer in ...

24 September 2017
DENISE Welch fails to hold back tears as she opens up about losing her mother Annie to mouth cancer in an emotional interview. The actress and ... READ MORE >

Charles Bradley Dies at 68 After Cancer Battle

24 September 2017
There's a little less joy in the world today. Soul singer Charles Bradley has died after succumbing to the stomach cancer he was diagnosed with last ... READ MORE >

Cancer patient records heartbreaking video after Donald Trump blocks her on Twitter

24 September 2017
Donald Trump has blocked a woman suffering from stage 4 cancer after she tweeted at him about healthcare policy. Laura Packard posted a video of ... READ MORE >

Soldier hopeful given a year to live is fighting cancer with laughter after becoming a stand-up comic

24 September 2017
But two years after his initial diagnosis, and after he passed the Foreign Office entrance exams, a routine scan revealed his cancer was terminal. READ MORE >

Breast cancer patients count the costs

24 September 2017
A shocking new survey shows women who use the private health system are facing out-of-pocket medical bills of up to $21,000. Medical bills not ... READ MORE >

Cancer battle finish line in sight for Dawn Gleeson, wife of Perth Wildcats coach Trevor

24 September 2017
Dawn this week celebrated a major milestone by completing chemotherapy for her second breast cancer recurrence after discovering another tumour ... READ MORE >

Whoopi Goldberg to headline Indy benefit for Cancer Support Community

24 September 2017
Comedian Whoopi Goldberg is coming to Indianapolis in the spring for a fundraiser to benefit Cancer Support Community. Goldberg will headline the ... READ MORE >

IGIB researchers reverse cancer drug resistance

23 September 2017
Resistance to anticancer drugs is a major problem in oncology affecting a large number of cancer patients. Now, researchers at the CSIR-Institute of ... READ MORE >

Bangor's Rodenberg family no stranger to cancer

23 September 2017
Late last winter, just two days after Christmas, the 71-year-old grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer. The discovery was first made a month ... READ MORE >

A step closer to treating oral cancer without surgery

23 September 2017
Researchers in Mumbai have moved a step closer to treating surface tumours such as oral, breast and cervical cancer and other tumours such ... READ MORE >

Women with breast cancer crippled by medical bills not covered by Medicare or health funds

23 September 2017
A Breast Cancer Network Australia survey of 2,000 women provided exclusively to News Corp shows the out of pocket fees mount even before ... READ MORE >

Buddy Guy enlists blues artists, families to help promote prostate cancer awareness

23 September 2017
Prostate cancer is among the most common cancers in men in the U.S., according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. About 1 in 8 ... READ MORE >

Cancer crusader Connie Johnson farewelled with tears and joy at St Paul's Cathedral in Melbourne

23 September 2017
Connie Johnson, the founder of the Love Your Sister cancer charity, has been remembered at a service at Melbourne's St Paul's Cathedral as a ... READ MORE >

How purple potatoes could prevent colon cancer

23 September 2017
If caught early, the 5-year survival rate for colon cancer is around 92 ... whole grains, fruits, and vegetables - can help to lower the risk of colon cancer. READ MORE >