One Dose Of 'Magic Mushroom' Drug Reduces Anxiety And Depression In Cancer Patients, Study SaysA single dose of psilocybin, a compound found in "magic mushrooms," provides long-term relief of anxiety and depression in cancer patients, a new study finds.
Weight Loss Drug Belviq Tied To 'Possible Increased Risk Of Cancer,' FDA SaysThe US Food and Drug Administration warns that prescription weight loss medicine Belviq might be associated with an increased risk of cancer.
Anal Cancer Rates, Deaths Are Climbing In The US, Study SaysAnal cancer cases and deaths are rising dramatically in the United States, especially among older people and young black men, a new study says.
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings Undergoes Successful Double Mastectomy SurgeryThe widow of the late Congressman Elijah Cummings has undergone a successful double mastectomy at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Cases Of Melanoma Are Falling Among Young People In The United States, Study SaysCases of melanoma fell among people younger than 30 in the United States from 2006 to 2015, suggesting efforts to encourage protection from the sun are paying off, a new study says.
Ravens' Brandon Carr Gifts Women Battling Cancer With MakeoversWhile the Ravens are on a high following Sunday's big win against the New England Patriots, cornerback Brandon Carr spent the day making a few women undergoing chemotherapy feel beautiful.
Modesto Father Dying From Cancer Watches Son Graduate High School From Hospice BedA Modesto father’s dying wish to see his son’s high school graduation was fulfilled from his own hospice bed.
Man Wins $200,000 Lottery Prize While On The Way To Last Round Of ChemoA North Carolina man was on the way to his last round of chemotherapy treatment on Tuesday when he said he stopped for a scratch-off lottery ticket on the way to the hospital.
Maryland Senate President Mike Miller Expected To Discuss Health, Future Amid Cancer BattleMiller has been Maryland's Senate president since 1987.
'Cooling Cap' Lets Some Cancer Patients Keep Their Hair While Going Through ChemotherapyA new device may allow some cancer patients to keep their hair during chemotherapy treatment.
Maryland First Lady Will Help Serve Meals To Cancer Patients At Ulman HouseMaryland first lady Yumi Hogan will help serve meals to cancer patients as part of the Day to Serve Maryland Initiative.
'Be Positive' | Baltimore Breast Cancer Survivor Encourages Support For Making Strides Walk SundayMore than 1.2 million of those people raise more than $60 million for the American Cancer Society- all a part of a goal to beat this, to unite the fighters as one.
CVS Pulls Zantac And Its Generic Brand Over Possible Link To CancerCVS Pharmacy announced it's pulling the heartburn medication Zantac from its shelves over a possible link to cancer.
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.