New health recommendations are advising women to get tested for two genes linked to increased risk of cancer. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Women Warned To Test For Certain Cancer-Causing GenesNew health recommendations are advising women to get tested for two genes linked to increased risk of cancer. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Personalized Cancer Treatment Saves Both The Life And Career Of A Young BallerinaModern medicine not only saved the life of a young ballerina, it also saved her career; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Fairly Unknown Cancer Is More Common Than People ThinkCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the fairly unknown type of skin cancer that is more common than melanoma.
Web Extra: Shannon's Law SignedThe new law requires insurance companies to cover annual mammograms for people as young as 35. It was inspired by Long Island teacher and mother, Shannon Saturno, who died from breast cancer at the age of 31.
Swim Across America Fundraising Event In Long IslandNext weekend, people of all ages will take a dip to raise money for a cancer cure.
New Treatment For Pancreatic CancerCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the new radiation treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Breast Implant Recalled For Link With CancerMedical device maker Allergan Inc. is recalling a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer. The company Wednesday announced a worldwide recall of implants with a textured surface.
9/11 Victims Fund Blocked By Republican SenatorCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on Sen. Rand Paul's move to block a vote on passing the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.
Rand Paul Blocks Vote On 9/11 Victims FundCBS2's Dick Brennan has the latest on the shocking move by Sen. Rand Paul to block a vote on the 9/11 Victims' Compensation Fund.
Study Claims Juice And Soda Linked To CancerCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on a new study linking sugary drinks to cancer.
Funeral Held For 9/11 First Responder Lou AlvarezCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on the funeral services for NYPD Det. Lou Alvarez, a 9/11 first responder who died of cancer.
Funereal Held For 9/11 First Responder Lou AlvarezCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on the funeral services for 9/11 first responder Lou Alvarez, who advocated for the renewal of the 9/11 victims' compensation fund.
9/11 First Responder Lou Alvarez RememberedCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest from the wake of 9/11 first responder Lou Alvarez, who died of cancer last week.
9/11 First Responder Dies Of CancerCBS2's Jessica Moore has the latest on the death of NYPD Det. Lou Alvarez, who died of cancer caused by toxins with the 9/11 terror attacks.
'Sisters For The Cure' Hold Cancer Fundraising Brunch'Sisters For The Cure' hosted a fundraiser to benefit breast cancer research.
Waking Up Early Could Lower Women's Risk For Breast CancerA study out of the U.K. found that "night owls" have a higher risk of breast cancer than "morning people." CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
9/11 First Responder Enters Hospice CareCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on the 9/11 first responder who has entered hospice care, days after standing with Jon Stewart to save the 9/11 victims compensation fund.
Putt For A Purpose Supports Colorectal Cancer ResearchToday is the second annual event benefiting patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in which 100 percent of the proceeds support colorectal cancer research, the third-most-common cancer and increasing in those under the age of 50. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Long Island Teenagers Help Raise $278K For Cancer ResearchThree Long Island teens who have lost loved ones to cancer are taking action after tragedy and earning national recognition for their work; CBS2's Reena Roy reports.
New Vaccine Turns On Immune System To Kill Cancer CellsThere's an exciting development in cancer vaccines. The vaccines aren't meant to prevent cancer, but instead turn on the immune system to kill cancer that's already there; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
The Valerie Fund: Chatting With Logan And GraceCBS2's John Elliott meets Logan and Grace who have both benefited from the Valerie Fund, which fights leukemia and cancer in kids.
New Breast Cancer Drug Prolonging LivesCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the advancements in breast cancer treatment that's keeping female patients alive longer
Ron Darling Returns To Mets Broadcasting BoothCBS2's Otis Livingston has the latest on Ron Darling's return to broadcasting following a battle with cancer.
Ron Darling Updates Battle With Thyroid CancerThere's some good news about Mets great Ron Darling and his battle with thyroid cancer.
Gearing Up For Valerie Fund WalkFighting cancer can be tough for anyone, especially children who have to seek life-saving treatment far away from home. That's where the Valerie Fund comes in.
Alex Trebek Reveals Stunning Cancer ProgressLegendary game show host Alex Trebek reveals he's seen "mind-boggling" progress in his fight against cancer.
New Procedure Saves Young Cancer Patient's LegCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on an amazing medial procedure that saved a young boy's leg from amputation.
Girl Fighting Cancer Wears 'Star Wars Stormtrooper CostumeAudrina Hatton-Wright, age 4 and dressed as a "Star Wars" stormtrooper, rang the radio-therapy bell at a British hospital to mark her final radiation treatment. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
UK Cops Run In Central Park To Honor Young BoyTV 10/55's Marc Liverman has the latest on an emotional run, honoring a British police officer's son after he died from cancer.