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10 December 2018
Loren Legarda, known as the “National Integrated Cancer Control Act,” was swiftly passed by the Senate unanimously voting 18-0. It's counterpart in ... READ MORE >

New Promising Nano-Based Technique to Detect Cancer

10 December 2018
Although we have come leaps and bounds in terms of cancer diagnosis and treatment methods, oncology still boils down to a technical and very ... READ MORE >

85-Year-Old Beats Cancer, Finishes Fifth Marathon—and Cross-Trains With Some Zumba

10 December 2018
Moon Fahel from San Antonio, Texas, had just gotten home from a martial arts class that he's been taking for the last 15 years when he answered the ... READ MORE >

When they told me I had cancer, I knew I was going to die - Dr. Lillian Dube

10 December 2018
In the profile interview, actress Dr. Lillian Dube chats about her battle with cancer, and gets personal about her faith and relationship with God. READ MORE >

Scientists create 10-minute test that can detect cancer anywhere in the body

10 December 2018
Australian researchers claim in a new study that they developed a 10-minute test that's capable of finding cancer cells at any location in the body. READ MORE >

Is cancer on the edge of defeat? New $400000 drug targets cancer mutation

10 December 2018
A new drug marks pivotal findings in the study of oncology. While cancer today is treated on an organ -based manner, new medicines target the ... READ MORE >

In addition to smoking, exposure to radon gas, air pollution and having a family history can ...

10 December 2018
Smoking accounts for 80 to 90 per cent of the causes of lung cancers, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, however lung ... READ MORE >

Talking about cancer with teammates 'hard, but I did it'

10 December 2018
Grandmaître said Mantha reassured his teammates even as he dropped the news about his cancer on them in September. He knew what he was ... READ MORE >

New goal for Gee-Gees hockey player Jean-Robin Mantha: beating cancer

10 December 2018
Less expected is for someone like Mantha to be talking about being diagnosed with cancer, having his right testicle surgically removed and enduring ... READ MORE >

Cancer Research Highlight: Curtains Begin To Close On AbbVie's Small Cell Program

09 December 2018
And it went without saying that any help in small cell lung cancer is desperately needed. This remains a tumor space with little in the way of innovation, ... READ MORE >

150 cases lung cancer diagnosed each year in UAE

09 December 2018
Abu Dhabi: Nearly 150 new cases of lung cancer are diagnosed in the UAE each year, and while smoking accounts for the majority of them, medical ... READ MORE >

One in four breast cancers could be prevented, exhaustive evidence review finds

09 December 2018
One in four breast cancers are potentially preventable, an exhaustive evidence review of a staggering 68 breast cancer risk factors shows. Evidence is ... READ MORE >

National Guard Hears 'Heartbreaking' Cancer Stories

09 December 2018
Led by Doris Brock, who lost her husband Kendall Brock, a 35-year member of the guard who died in June 2017 from bladder and prostate cancer, ... READ MORE >

Ned Isham, 6, given cancer all-clear after US trial paves way for successful cell transplant

09 December 2018
This is a boy who has spent the past 18 months praying that his leukaemia “gets better”, he has prayed for the parents of his friends of the cancer ward ... READ MORE >

Toddler given 48 hours to live defies the odds

09 December 2018
Eli Morgan, who was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer, underwent a treatment only administered as a last resort, and is now in remission. Doctors ... READ MORE >

Recovering cancer patients to be allowed to enlist for combat

09 December 2018
The IDF will allow young people who recovered from cancer five years before their enlistment to enter combat service and will start accepting ... READ MORE >

Bulli's Walk for Sheree raises $7500 for Cancer Council

09 December 2018
Sheree McPherson left behind a husband and three small children when she lost her fight with cancer at age 37. Only her eldest child, Max, now nine, ... READ MORE >

No-Shave November challenge raises over $91000 for Conn. cancer patients

09 December 2018
Officials said 100 percent of all those donations go to the Connecticut Cancer Foundation and will be used to help the state's cancer patients and their ... READ MORE >

Video game cancer benefit raises funds for treatment

09 December 2018
"I was originally playing in a video game tournament and also found out about Eva around the same time. I thought this would be something great and ... READ MORE >

Bravery Co. Stylish Headwear (and Turbans) For Kick-Ass Cancer Patients and Scarf Lovers

09 December 2018
Combine art-inspired scarves and an emotion-filled story of cancer heroism and you get Bravery Co. Bravery Co. is the brainchild of Emily Somers, ... READ MORE >