Thyroid Cancer

Losing Obamacare Could Kill Me

Jennifer England was a 39-year-old mom and small business owner when she got a shocking diagnosis. Now she's worried that her life is on the line again.<p>First you need to know why I needed Obamacare to begin with. Back in 2009, I worked as a manager for Starbucks and had great medical benefits. But …

Health Care

Thyroid cancer: treatment and prognosis

Dear Mayo Clinic: How is thyroid cancer treated? Does it always require taking out the thyroid? When is iodine treatment used, and how does that work?<p>…

Cancer

A Selfie Could Tell You If You Have This Thyroid Cancer Symptom

When actor and producer Lorna Nickson Brown was diagnosed with cancer in 2015, she says she went numb because she couldn't understand how she — a 26-year-old who felt totally fine — could be seriously ill. But Lorna later found out she was exhibiting a classic symptom of thyroid cancer that can be …

Cancer

Radiation isn’t the biggest health issue for Fukushima residents

TOKYO — The 185 cases of thyroid cancer found in youngsters in the Japanese region hit by the 2011 nuclear disaster cannot be linked to radiation, …

Lifestyle

This Woman's Viral Photo Shows What a Thyroid Cancer Lump Looks Like

The thyroid is a complex part of the body, so it's no wonder diagnosing thyroid-related diseases like Hashimoto's disease, Graves' disease, or …

Cancer

Flip Or Flop's Tarek El Moussa Opens Up About Secret Second Cancer Battle

Last month, <i>Flip or Flop</i> star Tarek El Moussa revealed that he had been secretly battling testicular cancer at the same time that he was publicly battling thyroid cancer. This week, he opened up to <i>People</i> magazine about the decision to share that second cancer diagnosis, and why he kept it private in …

Cancer

The Heartwarming Reason Flip Or Flop's Tarek El Moussa Is Revealing His Secret (Second) Cancer Battle

Tarek El Moussa openly shared his health updates with the world while he underwent thyroid cancer treatment in 2013, but there was another cancer …

Cancer

Terminally ill woman lost her ESA, home and all her belongings after being told she was fit for work

<i>Claire Hardwicke</i><p>Claire Hardwicke has stage four thyroid cancer. This means that it has spread to other parts of her body, and sadly, Claire was told …

Cancer

Radiation Levels at Fukushima Is So High It Killed Two Robots

By Whitney Webb<p>While media attention has largely drifted away from the 2011 meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in the years since …

Nuclear Energy

VBL's Thyroid Cancer Drug Clears Phase 2 (VBLT)

Vascular Biogenics Ltd. (VBLT) reported additional positive results for its thyroid cancer drug VB-111 (ofranergene obadenovec) from a Phase 2 trial. …

Cancer

'Flip or Flop' star drops another cancer bombshell

It's Tarek El Moussa's turn to tell his side of the story.<p>The "Flip or Flop" star sat down with Joe Fryer on the "Today" show on Tuesday, where he …

AOL

'Flip or Flop' Star Tarek El Moussa Reveals Testicular Cancer Battle (Video)

Amid his divorce from wife Christina El Moussa, “Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa has opened up further about the health problems that have dogged …

Cancer

‘Flip or Flop’ Divorce: Tarek El Moussa Reveals Cancer Battle Amid Ongoing Divorce

Years after very publicly coming out with the story about how he was diagnosed with, and beat, thyroid cancer, <i>Flip or Flop</i> star <b>Tarek El Moussa</b> …

Cancer

'Flip or Flop's' Tarek El Moussa on divorce, cancer and the story behind that gun

Tarek and Christina El Moussa flip distressed homes on the HGTV hit "Flip or Flop," but they've endured a number of distressing events in their own home, from illness to police presence to divorce.<p>On Tuesday, Tarek stopped by TODAY and opened up about all of those things, including his and …

Cancer

Flip or Flop Star Tarek El Moussa Reveals He Also Battled Testicular Cancer

Tarek and Christina's morning show interviews, plus a People story, reveal plenty.<p>Some two months after announcing their breakup, <i>Flip or Flop</i> hosts Christina and Tarek El Moussa are ready to talk. On Tuesday, Tarek appeared on <i>The Today Show</i> to give his account on what happened last May when he left …

Pregnancy

VBL's lead product candidate successful in mid-stage thyroid cancer study; shares ahead 4%

Thinly traded micro cap VBL Therapeutics (VBLT +3.6%) perks up on average volume in response to its announcement of complete results from a Phase 2 …

Cancer

Alexion 'extremely disappointed' with NICE ruling on costly Strensiq

Once again, U.K.’s drug cost watchdogs are catching flak from the industry after issuing a restricted recommendation for Alexion’s pricey …

Pharma

Flip or Flop's Tarek El Moussa Relieved to Still Be Cancer-Free After 3 Years

After a turbulent start to 2017, <i>Flip or Flop</i> star <b>Tarek El Moussa</b> recently received some good news: He is still cancer-free.<p>The reality star, who …

Cancer

Woman bumps into doctor on honeymoon - who spots something really wrong

A newly-married woman’s life was saved during her honeymoon after a stranger in a supermarket spotted a cancerous lump on her neck.<p>Danielle McCulloch …

Cancer

Newlywed Discovers She Has Thyroid Cancer After Doctor In Supermarket Spots Symptom

Without treatment the cancer could have killed her.<p><i>Please note: this article contains an image of a medical nature which some may consider graphic.</i><p>Newlywed Danielle McCulloch’s life was saved by an eagle-eyed medic who she bumped into while on honeymoon.<p>Danielle, 26, was holidaying in Cyprus just …

Cancer

Greed and ignorance is driving unnecessary and harmful medicine, doctors say

Greed, fear of legal action, and widespread commercial influences are contributing to a costly global trend towards unnecessary and potentially …

Medicine

Here's Why Thyroid Cancer Can Be So Difficult To Detect

<i>Real Housewives of New York</i> star Jill Zarin recently revealed that her husband Bobby's thyroid cancer has spread to his brain. Bobby was initially …

Cancer

Findings Confirmed, Doctors Did Not Believe: A Woman Cured Cancer In The Fourth Stage! She Ate Only This!

In 2011, she was diagnosed with cancer and her doctors told her that she didn’t have time to fight against the disease. They believed she would live …

Cancer

Why Is This America's Fastest-Growing Cancer?

With more than 14 million people living with cancer in the U.S. today and over 1.6 million new cancer cases diagnosed yearly, it’s safe to say that …

Cancer

Meet the barre3 trainer who survived cancer and fights for civil rights

<i>We’re on a mission to recognize the fitness instructors who don’t just look great on Instagram—but actually inspire us to be better. So together with</i> …

Fitness

Colorado Health Department to study thyroid cancer near Rocky Flats, after citizen concerns raised

Colorado’s Health Department will study the incidence of thyroid cancer in neighborhoods around the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant, after a …

Cancer

Expensive thyroid cancer drug now $38

Thyroid cancer patients spending more than $100,000 a year on treatment will be able to access it for $38 thanks to a federal government …

Cancer

Horrifying: A Healthy Woman Is Given Chemo. Studies Reveal, This Happens to Millions. (Up to 90% patients with THIS type of cancer are treated unnecessarily).

A patient is Australia has reportedly been administered chemotherapy for six months — before the doctors found out she did not actually have cancer, …

Cancer

'American Idol' Alum Jax Tees Up Debut EP, Releases 'Cathartic' New Single

"I was in a dark place," says the singer, who was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer.<p>season 14 alum Jax is set to release her debut EP, , in …

Music

University of Alberta researchers pinpoint key protein involved in thyroid cancer

University of Alberta medical researchers say they have taken a big step toward advancing new diagnostics and therapies for thyroid cancer patients …

Cancer