Tag archive for ‘Cancer’
By admin On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

‘We’re at breaking point’ Keep foreign aid cash for NHS pleads top cancer doctor

THE £2billion a year cost of health tourism should be met from Britain’s bloated foreign aid budget, a leading surgeon claimed last night. Daily Express :: News Feed  More...

By admin On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Morning Rounds: Obesity linked to cancer, new sleep poll

October 7, 2017, 7:50 AM| CBS News contributor Dr. David Agus joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” from Los Angeles to discuss a new report from the Centers for Disease Control More...

By admin On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Julia Louis-Dreyfus diagnosed with cancer

Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus has revealed she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The Veep and Seinfeld star posted a statement on Twitter on Thursday saying: “1 in 8 women get breast cancer. Today, I’m More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Chris Rea on his fight with pancreatic cancer: I’m never going to be what I used to be

AFTER beating pancreatic cancer and overcoming a devastating stroke last year, rock star Chris Rea could be forgiven for taking life a little bit easier these days. Daily Express :: Music Feed  More...

By admin On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Probe could help cancer surgeons know they got it all

WASHINGTON — Patients emerging from cancer surgery want to know, “Did you get it all?” Now scientists are developing a pen-like probe to help surgeons better tell when it’s safe to stop More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

Flooding disrupts care at Houston hospital, cancer center

Officials prepared Monday to evacuate one of the nation’s busiest trauma centers as flooding from Harvey threatened the hospital’s supply of medicine and food. A spokesman at Houston’s Office More...

By admin On Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Morning Rounds: Could certain vitamins put you at a higher risk for lung cancer?

August 26, 2017, 7:08 AM| Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss a new study about certain vitamins that could increase the risk of More...

By admin On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Can a blood test detect cancer earlier?

A new genetic blood test might pave the way for detecting early stage cancers that often prove fatal when caught too late, a new study suggests. The test scans blood for DNA fragments released by cancerous tumors, More...

By admin On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Morning Rounds: Colon cancer deaths, stroke rates among women

August 12, 2017, 7:37 AM| Dr. Tara Narula joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss a surprising and concerning rise in colon cancer death rates among younger Americans, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Puzzling rise in colorectal cancer deaths among younger adults

August 9, 2017, 8:15 AM| A new study shows death rates for colorectal cancer in white men and women under the age of 55 climbed nearly 14 percent in a decade after years of overall decline. More...