American Cancer Society, JCPenney Team Up To Give Patients New HairstylesAcross the country the American Cancer Society has what it calls "Hope Lodges," which is a free place for cancer patients and their caregivers to stay.
'Mutant Chickens' Laying Eggs Full Of Cancer-Fighting DrugsResearchers in Japan are using genetically engineered hens to lay cancer-battling eggs.
CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
Risk Of Death Doubled By Alternative Cancer Treatments, Study SaysNew medical research is claiming that cancer patients who opt for unconventional treatments are at much greater risk of dying from the disease.
Locally Funded Day Camp For Young Cancer Patients Is Back For 2nd Year In its second year, Horizon Day Camp is bringing back the joys of childhood for the first camp of its kind in Lutherville, Maryland. 
Ingredient In Popular Weed Killer Going On List As CancerousRegulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer.
Blind 5th Grader With Cancer Graduates From Glen Burnie Elementary SchoolIt's graduation season, and in Glen Burnie on Thursday, a fifth grader who's faced more than most of us will ever have to overcome received his diploma. 
Australian Woman Diagnosed With Cancer Finds 2nd Home In BaltimoreA woman traveled halfway around the world for treatment in Maryland as National Cancer Survivors Day was celebrated on Sunday.
Cancer Comes Down To Luck More Often Than Not, Study FindsAccording to a study published in Science Magazine, two-thirds of cancer is completely random.
One-fourth Of US Cancer Deaths Linked With 1 Thing: SmokingCigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in Southern states where smoking is more common and the rules against it are not as strict.
Biden to Receive Cancer-Fighting Award Named for Late SonVice President Joe Biden will be honored with an award named for his son because of Biden's efforts to push for a cure for cancer.
Brain Cancer Now Leading Childhood Cancer KillerBrain cancer is now the deadliest childhood cancer in the U.S., now ahead of leukemia, a result of improved leukemia treatment and a frustrating lack of progress on brain cancer.

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