Doctors Say Yearly 'Melanoma Monday' Serves As Reminder To Get Your Skin Checked RegularlyDid you know that Monday is "Melanoma Monday?" Sounds cute, right? But melanoma is no laughing matter. It's the deadliest of all skin cancers and has been on the rise.
Doctors Urge Those 50 And Older To Be Diligent About Colon Cancer Screenings; 'It's Actually Completely Preventable'Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center stresses the importance of resuming vital screenings, as young onset colorectal cancer is on the rise.
Yale Researchers Discover Cancerous Skin Tumors May Be Treated With Direct Injection Of Nanoparticles, Which Are Key To COVID VaccinesNanoparticles, a key element to Moderna's and Phizer's COVID vaccines, could make treating cancer as easy as a simple skin injection.
7-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Inspires Other Young Patients By Delivering Special Socks To Manhattan Children's HospitalA young cancer survivor is on a mission to inspire others and pay it forward... with socks.
Jeff Bridges Starting Treatment After Being Diagnosed With LymphomaJeff Bridges announced Monday evening he has been diagnosed with lymphoma and is starting treatment.
American Cancer Society Announces Drive-Thru Fundraiser At Jones Beach, Long Island's Largest Breast Cancer Awareness Event Adjusts To PandemicBreast cancer awareness is critical every year and every month, of course. But, many women have put off their mammograms, or even cancer treatments, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Komen Connection: 30th Race For The Cure Goes Virtual During Pandemic, Support Needed 'More Than Ever'The sounds of excitement, drive and dedication to finding a breast cancer cure may not be heard in Central Park this weekend, but they'll certainly be heard online.
Komen Connection: Doctors Urge Women To Get Breast Screenings Now, Don't Wait For Pandemic To EndIt's not just breast screenings that shouldn't be delayed; it's also colonoscopies, PSA test for prostate cancer, even skin cancer checks are all still important and should not be put off.
Fight On, Girls: Sisters, 11 And 9, Start Children's Cancer Foundation With Piggy Bank, But Have Since Gone GlobalElana Koenig has already beaten cancer. Her focus now is helping others beat it, too.
National Cancer Survivor's Day: Patty Steele On Being A Cancer 'Thriver'Patty Steele has been a rock and roll radio legend in New York for over 30 years. She was diagnosed with breast cancer six years. She has a different take on what it means to be a survivor. 
Coronavirus Update: Amid Pandemic, Treatment Must Continue For Patients With Underlying IllnessesOne doctors says he's seeing some patients skip critical treatments out of fear of contracting the coronavirus.