Local Cancer Doctors Comment On Senator McCain's Brain CancerWhile not familiar with U.S. Sen. John McCain's specific medical condition, two local cancer experts acknowledged the senator faces a difficult period ahead.
Researchers: Salmonella Strain Could Hold Key To Beating CancerSalmonella, bacteria typically blamed for serious food poisoning, is now being used to fight cancer.
KDKA Radio's Mike Pintek Announces He Has CancerPopular KDKA midday talk show host Mike Pintek announced on his show Thursday that he is been diagnosed with inoperable pancreatic cancer.
Allegheny Health Network To Build New Cancer CenterAllegheny Health Network has announced plans to spend $200 million to build a new academic and research cancer center.
Fact Or Fiction: Can Certain Foods Affect Cancer Risks?Can what you eat affect your risk of cancer? There's a kernel of truth, but a bushel of hype.
Pirates Pitcher Taillon Tests Positive For Testicular CancerTests on tissue removed from Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon last week confirmed he is dealing with testicular cancer.
Clinical Study Exploring Use Of 'Avatars' For Cancer TreatmentWhen faced with a cancer diagnosis, what if you could know the exact therapy needed to treat it?
Key To Fighting Cancer May Lie In GermsA year ago, Audra Katz was diagnosed with breast cancer. But before she got treatment, she gave researchers a stash of her germs.
Cancer Comes Down To Luck More Often Than Not, Study FindsAccording to a study published in Science Magazine, two-thirds of cancer is completely random.
Fundraiser Set Up For The Owner Of RandylandIt's hard to miss the bright colors and unique stylings of Randyland, located on Pittsburgh's Mexican War Streets.
Cold Cap Treatment Could Help Prevent Hair Loss During ChemotherapySome breast cancer patients are turning to cooling caps during chemotherapy to hopefully limit hair loss.
Genetic Cancer Risk Assessment Gives People Control Over FutureGenetic risk assessment is helping people better understand their chance of getting cancer and providing life-saving options.

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