Why Pancreatic Cancer Is So DeadlyPancreatic cancer is the third-leading cause of death from cancer in the United States, after lung and colorectal cancers
After Teacher With Cancer Runs Out Of Sick Days, Coworkers Gave Him TheirsTeachers, staff members, administrators and even lunchroom workers who pay into the Florida retirement system transferred 75 sick days to Goodman.
Dying Man's Letter Of Forgiveness To Pickpocket Becomes International InspirationA dying man has chosen to forgive an alleged pickpocket who spoiled his "trip of a lifetime" in a letter that's receiving global attention.
Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Children's Breakfast FoodsA new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods and cereals marketed to children.
UC Davis Study Finds Cancer Survival Rates Improving In CaliforniaThe study compared the relative survival rates of people diagnosed with cancer between 1990 and 1994 to those diagnosed between 2006 and 2010.
5-Year-Old Dies From Cancer, But Not Before Preparing His Own ObituaryThe Iowa boy made up the surname Boofias because his real name was too hard for him to pronounce. He also went by "The Great Garrett Underpants."
Judge Allows Lawsuits Claiming Weed Killer Causes Cancer To ProceedA judge has ruled that hundreds of lawsuits claiming "Roundup" weed killer causes cancer can proceed to the next phase in court.
PayPal Tells Customer Her Death Is A Breach Of ContractPayPal apparently doesn't believe that death is a good enough reason for their customers to not pay their bills.
Doctors Hopeful Never Before Done Procedure Will Cure Man Of CancerAnthony Scherg became the first person in the state to receive a liver transplant and have part of his pancreas removed at the same time.
2-Year-Old Come-Back Kid Beats Cancer TwiceBeating cancer twice before his third birthday means Easton can pretty much do whatever he wants, said his dad.
Baby Fights For Life After Mother Delays Cancer Treatment To Give BirthA mother in New York delayed her cancer treatment until her baby could be born and then found out the infant's heart stopped multiple times.
Women With Early Stage Breast Cancer Can Skip Chemo, Study SaysA groundbreaking study has concluded that most women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer can avoid going through chemotherapy.
'Holy Grail' Blood Test May Detect Cancer Before Tumors FormA new type of blood screening is being called the "holy grail of cancer research" by scientists who say the test can detect the disease before tumors even form in the body.
American Cancer Society: Start Colon Cancer Screening At 45, Not 50Colonoscopies need to start earlier, according to the American Cancer Society.
Cancer-Related Deaths In The U.S. Dropping, Report SaysA new medial report out this week revealed that the country's overall cancer death rate has fallen.