And they’re off!

Runners step out in style for the Irish Jig 2017.

March 18, 2017 1

Colon cancer on the rise in young adults

A startling percentage of colorectal cancer patients are younger than 50, and the number is climbing. Diet and lifestyle may be to blame.

March 14, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

‘We felt like our world had fallen apart’

After battling colon cancer, a mom of two hones her woodworking and art skills to launch a successful home decor business.

March 1, 2017 6
PATIENT STORY

‘Extraordinarily gratifying’

A new study finds cancer death rates in the U.S. dropped 20 percent.

January 24, 2017 0

Researchers suspect cancer, obesity link

People who stay slim throughout life may reduce the likelihood of developing cancer.

October 11, 2016 0

Check early, check often

For men, regular screening and early detection are essential in battling the top three cancers.

September 18, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I can’t spend too much time worrying’

Assistant principal learns to live with the unknowns: 'Honestly, none of us are guaranteed tomorrow. None of us are guaranteed tonight.'

July 18, 2016 5

Regular exercise may boost prostate cancer survival

Study finds that the most active men had the best outcomes.

April 21, 2016 0

Happy marriage = colonoscopy?

Women encourage healthful behaviors in their husbands, but look to others for advice about their own preventive care.

April 13, 2016 0

Could vegetarian diets alter DNA, raise disease risk?

An expert explains the population genetics behind an intriguing study.

April 12, 2016 0

A new health perk for coffee drinkers?

The brew, in any form, might cut colon cancer risk. What's even better: the more you drink, the lower the risk.

April 7, 2016 0

Stool tests detect colon cancer?

Yup! Colonoscopy still the preferred screening, but this offers less invasive option, researchers say.

April 3, 2016 0