Wildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
A new study has found that men who smoke cigarettes have missing male chromosomes.
Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.
Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
The Mayo Clinic is the first in the country to offer a new, at-home screening test for colon cancer.
Cancer causing cells evolved along with human beings so the disease may never be eradicated.
Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?
Dr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.
According to a new study, anal and throat cancers have increased over the past 35 years in adults younger than 45.