Deaths from drug abuse and suicide—particularly among young people—are fueling a bleak life expectancy forecast.
A new study looks at 33 people who developed this rare cancer as a result of possible asbestos exposure in powder.
Chris Groenheide knew she couldn't dismiss an irregular cycle as the beginning stage of menopause. A series of tests led to a troubling diagnosis: cancer.
The incidence of deadly melanoma on the head and neck has risen steadily in young adults and children.
Researchers have long recognized viruses, bacteria and parasites as culprits in pancreatic cancers—but new evidence points to fungal infections, too.
Experts say a landmark study has found certain gene mutations can be targeted with newer drug therapies.
After a Greenville couple beats cancer, they share a transformative art experience with fellow patients.
Patients who miss appointments to further evaluate cancer symptoms are more likely to die within a year of diagnosis.
The PUR test may help doctors and patients better determine when to treat the disease.
As you become more active, you'll increase your odds of living longer—no matter what your age or health history.
Food researchers suggest eating a range of fiber-rich foods to help you lower cholesterol, regulate blood sugar and stay regular.
There's much to celebrate in the flourishing survivor population, but it also highlights the mounting need to optimize care.