Tag archive for ‘Cancer’
By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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McCain hospitalized for side effects of cancer treatment, office says

Last Updated Dec 13, 2017 8:08 PM EST Sen. John McCain was admitted Wednesday to Walter Reed Hospital for “normal side effects” of his cancer treatments, his office said in a statement. More...

By admin On Saturday, December 9th, 2017
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Morning Rounds: Opioids after surgery, new cancer gene test

December 9, 2017, 7:36 AM| Dr. David Agus joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” from Los Angeles to discuss a survey about post-surgery opioid use, a new cancer test that could More...

By admin On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Study links birth control pills to breast cancer

[unable to retrieve full-text content]A new study out Wednesday looked into the link between birth control pills and breast cancer. Dr. Jon LaPook explains. Health – CBSNews.com  More...

By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Lung cancer drug targets “hidden” HIV in promising case

In a case that investigators say is a first, a lung cancer drug unmasked and then attacked the kind of HIV-infected cells that standard antiretroviral therapy has been unable to touch. The finding was reported on More...

By admin On Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Nearly half of U.S. cancer deaths blamed on these “modifiable” behaviors

NEW YORK — A new look at cancer in the U.S. finds that nearly half of cancer deaths are caused by smoking, poor diet and other unhealthy behaviors. That’s less than commonly-cited estimates from more than More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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Boy with cancer dies after wish for early Christmas

PORTLAND, Maine — A 9-year-old Maine boy with cancer has died a week after his wish for an early Christmas celebration was fulfilled.  Jacob Thompson’s family announced on social media that he died More...

By admin On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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‘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
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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
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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
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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...