Articles for Tag: "cancer"

How a Supreme Court case on human genes could impact you 
How a Supreme Court case on human genes could impact you
The Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in a case that could forever alter human genome research. Here’s what you need to know.
More kids getting deadliest form of skin cancer 
More kids getting deadliest form of skin cancer
Melanoma doesn’t usually occur in kids, but a new study shows that it’s happening a lot more often.
Valerie Harper: “I’m not dying until I do” 
Valerie Harper: “I’m not dying until I do”
How one celebrity is inspiring others to keep living life with heart regardless of their health diagnosis.
When it comes to breast cancer surgery, is less really more?  Featured
When it comes to breast cancer surgery, is less really more?
A recent study suggests a more conservative approach is best for treating early-stage breast cancer. Find out why exploring the best treatment options available to you with your doctor could get you well sooner.
Music therapy helps create new normal for cancer patients  Featured
Music therapy helps create new normal for cancer patients
Music helps patients manage pain and stress while undergoing treatment. Says one music therapist, “It’s science, but it’s so much like magic sometimes.” Take a listen and see for yourself.
Moderate drinking linked to cancer deaths 
Moderate drinking linked to cancer deaths
Researchers say even a few drinks increases risk of cancer death.
Cancer deaths decline, but a long way to go 
Cancer deaths decline, but a long way to go
Cancer deaths have declined 20 percent in the last two decades. And while that’s good news, the American Cancer Society (ACS) reminds us that we […]