FDA Finds Low Levels Of Cancer-Linked Impurity In Common Heartburn DrugsThe US Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that it has learned that some ranitidine -- acid-reducing and heartburn medicines, including those known by the brand name Zantac -- contain low levels of an impurity that could cause cancer.
Cancer Now Tops Heart Disease As No. 1 Cause Of Death In These CountriesThe world is slowly seeing cancer surpass cardiovascular disease as the leading cause of death among middle-aged adults in several countries, according to a new study.
Taking 'Miracle' Solution As Cure For Autism Or Cancer Is The 'Same As Drinking Bleach', FDA SaysPeople should stop using the "Miracle" or "Master" mineral solution products sold online as cures for autism, cancer, HIV, hepatitis, flu, acne and a host of other illnesses and diseases, the US Food and Drug Administration warned Monday.
Breast Implants Tied To Rare Form Of Cancer Recalled At FDA RequestMedical device maker Allergan Inc. is recalling a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer. The company Wednesday announced a worldwide recall of implants with a textured surface.
A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda A Day Is Linked To Increased Risk Of Cancer, Study FindsA new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% increase in risk for breast cancer.
A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda A Day Is Linked To Increased Risk Of Cancer, Study FindsA new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day -- 100 ml, about a third of a typical can of soda -- to an 18% increase in overall cancer risk and a 22% increase in risk for breast cancer.
Vaccine Helps Body’s Immune System Recognize, Kill Cancer CellsThe vaccines aren’t meant to prevent cancer, but instead turn on the immune system to kill cancer that’s already there.
The Cost Of Cancer: 25 Percent Of Survivors Face Financial Hardship, Report Finds
Thousands Of Cancer Diagnoses Tied To A Poor Diet, Study FindsYour diet may have more impact on your cancer risk than you might think, a new study has found.
Local Urologist Who Leads Fight Against Prostate Cancer Now Has It HimselfDr. Sanford "Sandy" Siegel is the founder of Chesapeake Urology. He was diagnosed with prostate cancer in December 2017.
Study Estimates 15K Cancer Cases Could Stem From Chemicals In California Tap WaterA new study finds that drinking tap water in California over the course of a lifetime could increase the risk of cancer.
Drinking Very Hot Tea Almost Doubles Risk Of Cancer, New Study SaysMany people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.
St. Baldrick's Foundation Shaves Heads Of All Ages For Childhood CancerThis signature head-shaving event from the St. Baldrick's Foundation honors many Maryland children who have been affected by cancer.
For Millennials, Cancers Fueled By Obesity Are On Rise, Study SaysCancers fueled by obesity are on the rise among young adults in the United States and appearing at increasingly younger ages, according to an analysis released Monday by the American Cancer Society.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Released From Hospital After Cancer SurgerySupreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday and is recuperating at home after undergoing surgery.