Tag archive for ‘Cancer’
By Admin On Friday, October 13th, 2017
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Grand Rounds: The battle against breast cancer

In the first installment of our new medical series, Grand Rounds, we take a look at breast cancer — a disease that will affect one in eight women in their lifetime. Grand rounds is the practice of senior More...

By Admin On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Hospital uses music therapy to help cancer patients

NEW YORK — A hospital in Manhattan is using music therapy to help cancer patients stay positive and relaxed before and during treatment, CBS New York reports.  After a frightening breast cancer diagnosis More...

By Admin On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Grand Rounds: The battle against breast cancer

October 12, 2017, 8:32 AM| In the first installment of our new medical series, Grand Rounds, we look at breast cancer — a disease that will affect one in eight women in their lifetime. More...

By Admin On Saturday, October 7th, 2017
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Morning Rounds: Obesity linked to cancer, new sleep poll

October 7, 2017, 7:50 AM| CBS News contributor Dr. David Agus joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” from Los Angeles to discuss a new report from the Centers for Disease Control More...

By Admin On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Old tattoo to blame for woman's cancer scare

Doctors in Australia suspected a 30-year-old woman had lymphoma – a cancer of the lymphatic system – but after they operated, they discovered her symptoms were caused by something completely unexpected. Her More...

By Admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Chris Rea on his fight with pancreatic cancer: I’m never going to be what I used to be

AFTER beating pancreatic cancer and overcoming a devastating stroke last year, rock star Chris Rea could be forgiven for taking life a little bit easier these days. Daily Express :: Music Feed  More...

By Admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Cancer patient's perfect donor repeatedly denied U.S. visa, family says

September 22, 2017, 7:35 AM| The family of a California grandmother says the government is standing in the way of her life-saving cancer treatment. Helen Huynh’s doctors say she More...

By Admin On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Larry King says he had Stage 1 lung cancer

Larry King revealed to “Extra” host Mario Lopez that he was diagnosed with Stage 1 lung cancer and had surgery earlier this summer. King told Lopez he was lucky that his doctor caught a “small More...

By Admin On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Why age matters when it comes to cervical cancer screening

WASHINGTON — Getting checked for cervical cancer isn’t one-size-fits-all: Millions of women may soon have to decide between a routine Pap or a newer test that detects if they have a cancer-causing virus. Draft More...

By Admin On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Probe could help cancer surgeons know they got it all

WASHINGTON — Patients emerging from cancer surgery want to know, “Did you get it all?” Now scientists are developing a pen-like probe to help surgeons better tell when it’s safe to stop More...