Tag archive for ‘Cancer’
By admin On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

New screening guidelines for prostate cancer

April 11, 2017, 7:35 AM| Recommendations from a government advisory panel suggest new screening guidelines for prostate cancer. The task force said men from ages 55 to 69 should should talk to their doctors about More...

By admin On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Parents' smoking tied to genetic changes in kids with cancer

ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/GettyImages Parents who smoke may contribute to genetic changes in children that are associated with the development and progression of the most common type of childhood cancer, a new study More...

By admin On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Teen model beats ovarian cancer, inspires others

16-year-old Peyton Linafelter beat ovarian cancer, which usually strikes much older women, and now wants to inspire others. CBS Denver Colorado teen Peyton Linafelter recently worked out at CrossFit South More...

By admin On Sunday, March 12th, 2017

When is it OK not to treat cancer?

The Hippocratic Oath advises doctors to first do no harm … words many doctors today are taking to heart when it comes to decisions about cancer treatment. Here’s Barry Petersen:  Lisa Mann was readying More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Colorectal cancer cases in young adults on the rise

February 28, 2017, 6:50 PM| Younger Americans are now facing a higher risk of getting colon and rectal cancer, according to a new study. New cases are striking adults in their 20s and 30s, while cases among Americans More...

By admin On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Singer and priest Peter Skellern dies aged 69 of brain cancer

SINGER, composer and pianist Rev Peter Skellern has died aged 69, his family have announced. Daily Express :: Music Feed  More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Kelly Clarkson reveals cancer scare terror behind emotional Grammy Awards win

KELLY CLARKSON has revealed the truth behind her emotional Grammy Awards win back in 2006: she thought she had cancer. Daily Express :: Music Feed  More...

By admin On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Good news for older women with early form of breast cancer

Older women treated for a very early form of breast cancer, called ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), do not have an overall increased risk of early death compared to their peers, a new study finds. “Being diagnosed More...

By admin On Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Judge says Roundup weed killer can be labeled with cancer warning

January 27, 2017, 6:46 PM| Roundup, the popular weed killer used by farmers and backyard gardeners, can be labeled with a cancer warning in California, a judge ruled Friday. Manufacturer More...

By admin On Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Morning Rounds: Cervical cancer awareness and smartphone baby monitors

January 28, 2017, 7:36 AM| CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss guidelines to protect against cervical More...