Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
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.
Seattle Cancer Patients Likely Exposed To Tuberculosis By Health Care WorkerThe worker was exposed to patients at University of Washington Medical Center and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance between February and July.
Joe Biden To Visit Monday To Meet With Cancer Researchers; Traffic UpdatesVice President Joe Biden is visiting Seattle on Monday to meet with researchers at Seattle's Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The center says the vice president's visit is part of a listening tour to promote cancer research.
Idaho Bill Requiring Parental Permission For Teen Tanning Passes SenateA bill requiring parental permission for teens to use tanning beds has cleared both houses in the Idaho Statehouse.
Study: High Levels Of Cancer-Linked Chemical Found In E-Cigarette VaporHigh levels of formaldehyde are found in e-cigarette vapor, according to a new study.
Scientists: Tumor-Causing Virus Widespread In Wild TurkeysWildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
Researchers: Scorpion Venom Can Help Treat CancerOne of the deadliest creatures on this planet could actually hold the key to helping cure one of the deadliest illnesses in the world.
Google Working On Pill That Could Detect Cancer CellsStill in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient's bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.
New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly DiseasesSomething as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month EarlyAs CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
At-Home Test For Colon Cancer Coming SoonThe Mayo Clinic is the first in the country to offer a new, at-home screening test for colon cancer.