Cancer

A new microscope uses light to "cut" through tissue samples and find cancer

It could help surgeons remove cancerous breast tissues all at once.<p>The ultimate goal of a lumpectomy is to remove all the cancerous tissue from a person’s breast while saving as much of the healthy tissue as possible. But that’s even harder than it sounds. Without the ability to look at tissue …

University of Washington

Scientists may have found a way to stop cancer from metastasizing

<i>New research may have found a way to stop cancer cells (shown here) from creeping to other locations.</i><p>Metastasis is the main cause of death in cancer, …

Medicine

Top 6 Super Food Diet That Fight on Cancer

1. Black Raspberries<p>Black raspberries are one of the best cancer frightening foods. It has verities of vitamins and nutrients. Black raspberries …

Nutrition

Is It Too Late to Buy Clovis Oncology Stock?

Clovis Oncology is one of the hottest biotech stocks on the market. But is it likely to cool off now?<p>In April, I listed <b>Clovis Oncology</b> (NASDAQ:CLVS) …

Stocks

LazyTown's Robbie Rotten thanks fans for support following terminal cancer revelation

Stefan Karl Stefansson is in the final stages of cancer, his wife revealed<p><i>LazyTown</i> actor Stefan Karl Stefansson has shared a heartfelt post on …

Celebrity News

Buy Celyad And Get In On The CAR-T Space In Solid Tumors: Medicine's Next Frontier

Celyad is a small European company working to develop CAR-T immunotherapy in solid tumors.<p>The first couple companies to get approvals for CAR-T in …

Stocks

An infallible hand-held probe to aid cancer surgery

Canadian researchers have invented an intraoperative probe that reliably detects multiple types of tumor cells<p>Montreal, June 28, 2017 - Patients with …

Breakthroughs

What You Need to Know About Hair Products and Breast Cancer Risk

From drinking alcohol frequently to using e-cigarettes, there are all kinds of habits that can up your cancer risk. One thing you might not think …

Breast Cancer

Heartbreaking Podcast Tells The Story Of How This Mum Told Her Kids She Was Dying Of Cancer

'On Sunday we decided it was time to tell the kids.'<p>A mum-of-two who blogged about having terminal bowel cancer and telling her kids she was going to die, has had her words brought to life in a heartbreaking podcast.<p>Katie Scarbrough, 32, from Belfast, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in June 2012. …

Podcasting

AstraZeneca cancer drug trial prompts investors to take options cover

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors in drugmaker AstraZeneca have taken defensive positions in the options market ahead of eagerly awaited results of a major trial of a lung cancer treatment, which are due any day now.<p>The British group is hoping to secure a substantial slice of a …

Lung Cancer

Beauty Blogger Courtney Elizabeth She Has Cancer

She's being treated.<p>Beauty blogger Courtney Elizabeth announced on her YouTube channel that she has stage three cancer.<p>In a video posted to her channel, Courtney said that after going for surgery on a brain tumor she was told wasn't cancerous, she found out the tumor actually was cancer.<p>"I found …

Make-up artist offers free makeovers to cancer patients

Natalie Crawford was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 28 and, as a result, lost her breasts, ovaries and hair.<p>"It’s those major things that make you a woman, that are getting taken away from you one by one," said Natalie.<p>Natalie now offers free makeovers to other women living with …

Makeup

Jerry Remy recovering after lung cancer surgery 'went well'

Boston Red Sox television analyst Jerry Remy underwent surgery to treat lung cancer and is recovering in hospital.<p>The surgery for the 64-year-old …

More Cancer Studies Have Just Passed an Important Reproducibility Test

Averting a science crisis.<p>The latest experiments testing whether a number of high-profile papers in cancer research can be reproduced has just given …

Research

Mom diagnosed with stage 4 cancer days after son's stillbirth raising funds for others

A Canadian mother who was devastated to learn she had stage 4 cancer days after suffering the stillbirth of her son, has surpassed her fundraising goal to donate cuddle cots, workshops and money toward cancer research in his name. In January, Loan Woll, who was 34 weeks pregnant, was rushed to the …

Health

Job cuts, writedowns send Sirtex shares up

Liver cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical has cut the value of its clinical and research and development assets by $90 million and will axe 15 …

Radiation Therapy

California to Officially List Key Ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup as Cancer-Causing

Glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto's widely used herbicide Roundup, will be added July 7 to California's list of chemicals known to the …

Agriculture

Mom Diagnosed with Cancer the Same Day Her Husband Dies Speaks Out: ‘My Biggest Fear Is Not Being There for My Kids’

In the midst of raw grief, Tessie Sylvester was on the phone with a funeral director just hours after her husband John died from ALS, when her doctor …

Diagnosed with brain cancer, former sheriff's sergeant vows to fight

Former sheriff’s sergeant Don Parker spent the last eight years of his law enforcement career searching for the lost, and working to save lives. Now …

San Diego

The Internet Is Going Crazy with Video of Daddy Yankee Singing ‘Despacito’ with Cancer Patient

<b>Daddy Yankee</b> made a very special visit while on tour in Spain to sing with a young cancer patient.<p>The Puerto Rican singer sang the worldwide hit …

Music

Beloved ex-Met Anthony Young loses battle with brain cancer

Anthony Young, a Mets fan favorite who is known as the owner of baseball’s longest losing streak, passed away Tuesday at the age of 51, the team …

Brain Cancer

Taiwan offers cancer treatment to China dissident Liu

Taiwan said Wednesday that it was willing to offer cancer-stricken Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo treatment after prison officials granted him medical …

China

Cancer returns in toddler who overcame disease with identical twin as infant

A Minnesota family who saw their identical twin daughters overcome acute myeloid leukemia (AML) as infants were devastated to learn in February that an incurable form of the disease had returned in one sister, leaving them scrambling to find a miracle cure. Kendal and Kenedi Breyfogle were just …

Health

Cancer survivors' fears about relapse are serious risk to their health – new findings

When people are treated for cancer, it is common for them to fear it could come back – either in the same place or another part of the body. In the …

Research

Injectable plant-based nanoparticles delay tumor progression

Researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in collaboration with researchers from Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine and …

Medicine

Cancer claims Wylie father, but not before 'wedding' for his 3 daughters | Wylie

A Wylie man who was the guest of honor at a "wedding" ceremony for his three daughters less than two months ago died Sunday, according to a Facebook …

Texas

Dosing underway in CytomX's Phase 1/2 study of cancer candidate CX-2009; shares up 2%

The first patient has been treated in a Phase 1/2 clinical trial, PROCLAIM-CX-2009, assessing CytomX Therapeutics' (CTMX +1.7%) CX-2009 in patients …

Health

How My Inherited Cancer Syndrome Taught Me To Worry Less

I was always a high-strung, fretting, nervous wreck of a worrier. I always found a way to see the bad that could happen in every situation. Murphy …

Stanford University

A new weapon for the war on cancer: a broad-spectrum circulating tumor cell capture agent for diagnostics

Engineered opsonin protein captures circulating tumor cells in the bloodstream with high efficiency<p>By Lindsay Brownell<p>(BOSTON) − Cancerous tumors are …

Biology

Grape Compounds May Help Fight Colon Cancer | Health News | News & Features

Wine and cancer have a complex relationship—moderate consumption has been linked to some forms of cancer, most notably breast cancer, but other …

Colon Cancer