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Cancer patients in rural areas are more likely than those in cities to retire early and less likely to get paid disability while undergoing treatment, a new study finds.
Get ready for some traffic this holiday season. Triple A projects that sometime between Sunday and New Year's Day nearly 30% of Americans will travel 50 miles or more.
A Phase I trial of endoxifen, an active metabolite of the cancer drug tamoxifen, indicates that the experimental drug is safe, with early evidence for anti-tumor activity.
A NEW DRUG BEING DEVELOPED BY SCIENTISTS HERE IN NEW MEXICO COULD CHANGE THE WAY WE FIGHT CANCER.
Seven boards failed to hit the standard for getting at least 95% of patients with a suspicion of cancer to their first treatment within 62 days.
A local painter is hoping to share the inspiration a girl has given him by depicting her battle with cancer in a series of paintings.
Bonnie J. Addario, founder of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, issued the following statement in response to the Nov. 29 Dr. Oz segment on symptoms people worry about most: "I'm sure you are aware by now that your segment on Friday, Nov. 29 -- 'The Alarmist Guide To The Symptoms You Worry About Most' -- caused quite a stir in the lung ... (more)
Sean Hernandez is taking the wild success of Wbits and putting them toward a cause near and dear to him and his family.
A novel way to speed the testing of cancer drugs and quickly separate winners from duds has yielded its first big result: an experimental medicine that shows promise against a hard-to-treat form of breast cancer.
A HULL landlord undergoing treatment for "aggressive" prostate cancer received a letter informing him his hospital check-up was being delayed three months.
OncoSec Medical Inc. , a company developing its advanced-stage ImmunoPulse DNA-based immunotherapy to treat solid tumors, today announced positive interim data from its ongoing Phase 2 trial of OMS-I100 in the treatment of metastatic melanoma.
Rick earned his master's degree in social work at Michigan State University and worked for two years as a medical social worker.
Howie Borowick lost his battle with pancreatic cancer last week after years of supporting his wife through her breast cancer treatments.
Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. Researchers found it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.
Cancer is the number-one disease-related killer of dogs and cats and claims the lives of millions of pets each year.
Women at high risk of developing breast cancer because of family history or bad genes have a new option to help prevent the disease.