Cancer news


Aggressive melanoma cells at edge of tumours are key to cancer spread

20 October 2020
The spread of cancer from one site in the body to another in a process called metastasis is the leading cause of cancer mortality. In order for cancer to ... READ MORE >

Gloucester walkers take on the Cancer Council's 7 Bridges Walk virtually

20 October 2020
This is the fourth year Susan Dixon has been taking part in the Cancer Council fundraising event but this time it will look a little different. Normally, she ... READ MORE >

Calcium nanoparticles could help knock out cancer's drug resistance

20 October 2020
Cancer cells can defend themselves against drugs that would be toxic to them in a pretty clever way. They produce a pump protein called P-glycoprotein ... READ MORE >

Raymond Terrace GP Justin Smith helping to fight kids cancer through Great Cycle Challenge

20 October 2020
Dr Smith said he was inspired to do the cycle challenge after watching his two daughters and a friend's daughter battle cancer, plus the children with ... READ MORE >

Tips To Be Fit: Reducing risk of cancer is within your own control

20 October 2020
AICR noted that about half of the cancer deaths in the United States could be prevented through good lifestyle choices. Research shows us that 50% of ... READ MORE >

Rush Limbaugh says cancer has shown progression in the 'wrong direction'

20 October 2020
The conservative radio host announced in February that he had advanced lung cancer. Oct. 19, 2020, 8 ... READ MORE >

Jeff Bridges Announces He Is Battling Cancer

20 October 2020
Jeff Bridges Announces He Is Battling Cancer. The Big Lebowski actor revealed his lymphoma diagnosis with a reassuring message to fans. READ MORE >

Magnetic bandage destroys skin cancer cells with heat

20 October 2020
Scientists are exploring all kinds of avenues when it comes to tackling cancer, and one interesting possibility involves using magnetic nanoparticles to ... READ MORE >

Robert Redford's son James Redford dies of liver cancer aged 58

20 October 2020
James Redford was battling bile-duct cancer in his liver, which was diagnosed while he awaited a transplant in November last year. James' wife Kyle ... READ MORE >

New approach to fighting cancer could reduce costs and side effects

20 October 2020
Ms Elsemary's work is part of Carina Biotech's CAR-T development platform, which aims to produce effective treatments for solid cancers. Ms Elsemary ... READ MORE >

New rose garden planned for Mount Isa Cancer House

20 October 2020
President of the committee of the Cancer House Fr Mick Lowcock said they would invite family, friends and loved ones of those who have died of cancer ... READ MORE >

Robert Redford's son, James, dies of liver cancer at 58

20 October 2020
Kyle said her husband's liver disease returned two years ago and the cancer was discovered in November last year while he waited on a liver ... READ MORE >

Jeff Bridges Reveals Cancer Diagnosis, Says He's Starting Treatment

20 October 2020
Jeff Bridges Reveals Cancer Diagnosis, Says He's Starting Treatment. The Oscar-winning actor revealed his lymphoma diagnosis on Twitter Monday ... READ MORE >

Rush Limbaugh, 69, gives grim update on his lung cancer fight and tells listeners he can no longer ...

20 October 2020
On Monday the 69-year-old conservative political commentator said recent scans showed 'some progression' of cancer, and though it was not dramatic, ... READ MORE >

After surviving cancer twice, Nicole is living in moment

20 October 2020
Joining a Cancer Council support group helped her navigate the experience. During her radiotherapy, Nicole was warned she would be at a higher risk ... READ MORE >

Everyone's at Risk for Lung Cancer (Even Non-smokers)

20 October 2020
The truth is, everyone has a lung cancer risk of one kind or other, with some groups facing higher odds of developing the disease than others. We'll ... READ MORE >

3 Zodiac Signs Most Sexually Compatible With Cancer Star Signs

20 October 2020
Like a crab, Cancers are tough on the outside but soft and tender on the inside. And since Cancer is one of the sensitive signs in the zodiac, the sex is ... READ MORE >

How to Support a Loved One Through Cancer

20 October 2020
Supporting a friend in a crisis has always been something I feel comes naturally to me, but when a close friend was diagnosed with cancer, my ... READ MORE >

MD Anderson researchers find breakthrough treatment for inflammatory breast cancer

20 October 2020
Dr. Naoto Ueno is a world-renown breast cancer researcher who has survived two cancer battles. This video file cannot be played ... READ MORE >

CDC's 'virtual human' relays prostate cancer info through candid conversations

20 October 2020
Prostate cancer is among the most common cancers in American men. Thirteen in 100 men will develop prostate cancer during their lifetime, and two ... READ MORE >