Tag archive for ‘Cancer’
By admin On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

A woman with cancer faces her end

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By admin On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

In a first, FDA approves test for breast cancer gene mutations

The FDA has approved a test for genetic predisposition to breast cancer that can be taken at home from the popular DNA testing company 23AndMe. Inside the labs at 23AndMe in Mountain View, California, technicians More...

By admin On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Bullies target teen with cancer, mom says

The family of a 16-year-old boy from Florida who initially thought he had the flu received devastating news when they recently learned he had stage 4 cancer. Now, Hunter Brady’s classmates are bullying him More...

By admin On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Cancer from cellphones? New studies say no need to hang up

WASHINGTON — Two government studies that bombarded rats and mice with cellphone radiation found a weak link to some heart tumors, but federal regulators and some scientists say don’t worry — More...

By admin On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Save your life but harm your heart? Health experts are sounding a warning as potential side effects of a growing number of breast cancer treatments come to light. In its first statement on the topic, the American More...

By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

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

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

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

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

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...