Simple Blood Test Could Determine If Survivor's Cancer Will ReturnFor cancer survivors, one of the biggest concerns is will the cancer come back? Now, a simple blood test could provide that answer.
Scientists Say 'Amazing' Breakthrough May Help Cure Breast CancerScientists say they have discovered an "absolutely amazing" new treatment which may cure the most resistant forms of cancer.
Price Of Cancer Drug Raised 1,400 Percent By New OwnersThe 40-year-old medication, known as lomustine, has been used by patients suffering from brain tumors and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Pittsburgh-Area Woman With Extremely Rare Cancer Doing Well After TreatmentWhen a local woman got a cancer so rare that fewer than 100 people in the entire world are diagnosed with it, she feared the worst.
Is Microwaving Plastic Food Containers Safe? Experts Say NoLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, at the Ohio hospital says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.
Dying Man Invites 1,000 Guests To 'End Of Life' PartySatoru Anzaki reportedly invited around 1,000 guests including friends, former classmates, business partners, and employees to his Dec. 11 gathering in Tokyo.
Woman Receives Heart-Wrenching Note, Final Gift From Dad 5 Years After His DeathA Tennessee woman celebrating her 21st birthday received one final gift from her father. The occasion was even more special because the young woman's dad passed away five years ago.
9-Year-Old With Cancer Who Wanted Christmas Cards Passes AwayA 9-year-old Maine boy with cancer has died after his wish for a Christmas celebration was fulfilled.
Doctor Continues To Help Addicts While Battling Rare CancerA man who spent decades helping addicts find their way to sober living in the Pittsburgh area is now fighting his own battle against cancer.
9-Year-Old With Cancer Wants Cards For His Last ChristmasA nine-year-old boy with cancer is celebrating what may be his last Christmas early this year, and he's received hundreds of Christmas cards from all over the world.
'Mutant Chickens' Laying Eggs Full Of Cancer-Fighting DrugsResearchers in Japan are using genetically engineered hens to lay cancer-battling eggs.
CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.

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