Experimental Blood Test Could Detect Pancreatic Cancer EarlyPancreatic cancer will strike 53,000 Americans this year, and sadly, most of them will die within a year. But an experimental blood test may be able to detect the lethal disease at an early stage.
Cross-Country Walk To Raise Awareness For Cancer To End On Long IslandBJ Timoner has gone through four pairs of running shoes and has lost 40 pounds over the course of his 3,000-mile excursion. He crossed the Brooklyn Bridge on Sunday en route to Jones Beach, where his cross-country run is scheduled to end on Tuesday.
NJ Doctor: We Have A 'Promising Lead' In Fight Against Pancreatic CancerPancreatic cancer has a low survival rate and is sometimes referred to as "the silent killer," but there is some promising news in the fight against the disease.
Native New Yorker And Veteran Character Actor Ben Gazzara Dies Ben Gazzara passed away Friday in Manhattan from pancreatic cancer.
HealthWatch: Pancreatic CancerThere are more than 43,000 cases of pancreatic cancer every year in the U.S., mostly in people over age 65. It causes nearly 37,000 deaths annually.