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.
Md. Doctor Speaks About Gynecologic Cancer Awareness MonthSeptember is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness month, and medical professionals are working to expand awareness and reduce stigma.
Baby Poop 'Cocktail' May Help Fight Cancer, Researchers ClaimA team of scientists is claiming that baby poop contains beneficial bacteria that can be turned into a cancer-fighting "cocktail."
After Teacher With Cancer Runs Out Of Sick Days, Coworkers Gave Him TheirsTeachers, staff members, administrators and even lunchroom workers who pay into the Florida retirement system transferred 75 sick days to Goodman.
Dying Man's Letter Of Forgiveness To Pickpocket Becomes International InspirationA dying man has chosen to forgive an alleged pickpocket who spoiled his "trip of a lifetime" in a letter that's receiving global attention.
Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Children's Breakfast FoodsA new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods. Thirty-one out of 45 tested products had levels higher than what some scientists consider safe for children.
FDA Recalls Common Blood Pressure Medicine Due To Cancer ConcernsCommon drug Valsartan, used to control blood pressure and help prevent heart failure, was recalled by the US FDA because it contains a chemical that poses a potential cancer risk.