Lori Berlin said she was tested for a gene mutation that indicates susceptibility to breast cancer after connecting for the first time with a cousin who was diagnosed with cancer.
Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday that she has undergone more preventive surgery, having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in hopes of reducing her risk of cancer.
Gilda Radner had a rare gift. Even in her darkest days fighting cancer, the comedian knew laughter could be good medicine.
A local teenager is in the fight of his life against cancer, but thanks to a robot he’s keeping up in school.
Cycle for Survival is a national movement to beat rare cancers. It has raised $75 million so far for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Wildlife 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.
Attorney Jeffrey Lisabeth said a loving, hardworking police lieutenant became a different person before committing suicide with his service revolver.
Gracie West, 11, recently returned from a visit to the Vatican where Pope Francis bestowed his blessings.
The concert is set for Saturday, Oct. 25 at the New Apostolic Church in Woodbury, New York.
For Giants coach Tom Coughlin, it’s all about winning — and that goes the same for his work with the charity he founded, the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund.
The FDNY on Wednesday was mourning the death of three retired firefighters who all died in one day earlier this week from illnesses they contracted in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
On Long Island, a massive construction project is underway to build Suffolk County’s first children’s hospital.
Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
In an interview with “60 Minutes” in 2011, Madoff insisted he had no idea what his father was up to.
Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?