More Americans surviving cancer today than 20 years ago

Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64.

March 1, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

The quilt of life

Martha Ribbens finds meaning and purpose after a cancer diagnosis changed her life.

February 28, 2015 2

Think hookahs filter out tobacco toxins? Think again

Study finds the popular water pipes do not rid smoke of heavy metals.

February 28, 2015 0

Happy Hatter program delivers for kids with cancer

Children and teens scored hats, lots of hats.

February 17, 2015 0

Researchers identify 8 signs of impending death

Findings could help families prepare and aid in end-of-life care choices.

February 15, 2015 0
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Have cancer? Watch your heart

When Nicole May was going through treatment for breast cancer, she never dreamed she needed to be worried about her heart.

February 12, 2015 0

Breast reconstruction complications similar for older, younger women

But risk of blood clots higher with use of seniors' own tissue instead of implants.

February 10, 2015 0

Researchers learning more about deadly pancreatic cancer

FDA hopes targeted drug research will lead to 'big break.'

February 8, 2015 0
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A survivor and her doctor

What you know about cervical cancer may save your life.

February 7, 2015 0

Knowledge is power

New study shows most women don’t understand their breast cancer diagnosis.

February 1, 2015 0

Don’t forget the sunscreen … and the triple latte

Drink up! Scientists find coffee drinkers have lower risk for melanoma.

January 30, 2015 1

Women: Ignore these 10 symptoms at your own risk

Who knew that switching to stretchy pants or having a tight shoe could signal serious health problems? Don’t assume these issues will just go away. Your life could depend on it.

January 28, 2015 0