Optimistic Outlook Could Lower Risk Of Dying From Heart Disease, Study FindsAre you an optimist? You know, the kind of person who generally expects good things to happen -- or are you a gloomy Gladys who looks on the dark side of most things?
Jersey City Boy With Cancer Leads Parade As Honorary Police OfficerParth Patel is being celebrated for his bravery as he receives home hospice care for cancer.
Schumer Proposes Voluntary Cancer Registry For FirefightersThe proposed registry, managed by the Center for Disease Control, would allow firefighters to release information about their cancers so that health researchers could find potential connections.
Seen At 11: Doctors Using Virtual Reality To Treat Cancer PatientsVirtual reality is just not for the gaming world as doctors are using it to help treat cancer patients.
Liquid Biopsies Could Serve As Major Breakthrough In Fight Against CancerInstead of the common biopsy, doctors have been working on blood tests that can detect a cancer recurrence at the earliest, most treatable stage.
'Moonshot Is All Of You:' Joe Biden Hosts Summit For Cancer Research, InnovationScientists, oncologists, donors and patients plan to gather at Howard University for the daylong event.
20-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Stealing The Show At Vatican International Cancer ConferenceDoctors, patients and politicians are meeting at the Vatican to discuss breakthroughs and future treatments.
Seen At 11: Study Says Severe Acne May Be Linked To Increased Cancer Risk Later In LifeAcne can be embarrassing and annoying, but now there may be a deadly disease associated with the skin condition.
Taking Aspirin On Regular Basis May Help Prevent Some Types Of CancerYou can buy it over the counter, it relieves pain, reduces inflammation, protects against heart attack and stroke, and now researchers say it may be able to prevent some types cancer.
Cancer Patients Celebrate Gift Of Life, Meet For First Time After Clinical Trial At LI HospitalAround 70 patients, all diagnosed with different types of metastatic cancer, participated in a trial run of the drug Opdivo -- a treatment which is believed to enable the body's own immune system to fight off cancer.
Cancer In Remission For NJ Girl Who Met Pope Francis While Battling DiseaseIt's a blessed holiday season for 12-year-old Gracie West from Freehold, who just learned her cancer is in remission.
Cancer Treatment For Dogs: A Costly New TrendEach week, around 120 pets come to the Animal Medical Center's cancer institute on the Upper East Side, where they receive advanced cancer care -- similar to how humans are treated.