FDA Approves Second Gene-Altering Cancer TreatmentThe US Food and Drug Administration has approved a second gene therapy for cancer, the first to target non-Hodgkin lymphomas.
'Mutant Chickens' Laying Eggs Full Of Cancer-Fighting DrugsResearchers in Japan are using genetically engineered hens to lay cancer-battling eggs.
CDC: 40 Percent Of US Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
Researchers: Dogs Able To Detect Cancers Through SmellScientists have shown that some dogs have hundreds of millions of scent receptors, and they’re finding new ways to potentially detect different kinds of cancer.
4 People, 1 Family: Battling Breast Cancer TogetherA Willow Grove family is celebrating life despite a group battle with breast cancer.
Old Tattoo To Blame For Woman's 'Cancer'The 30-year-old woman had come in with small lumps under her arms, which had been there for two weeks.
Teen Girl Overcomes Ovarian CancerWhen Paige LaRosa was 11, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
Study: Positive Trend In Cancer Survival RatesThe power of personalized, precision medicine that comes from groundbreaking cancer research is happening here in Philadelphia and around the country.
Man Runs Half Marathon To Save Friend's LifeAmerican Association for Cancer Research Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon is raising money for these breakthroughs that save lives and one runner is doing the race because of a special friendship.
FDA Announces First US Gene Therapy Approval For Cancer TreatmentThe FDA has approved the first treatment that genetically engineers a patients' own blood cells and turns them into an army of assassins that destroy childhood leukemia.
Risk Of Death Doubled By Alternative Cancer Treatments, Study SaysNew medical research is claiming that cancer patients who opt for unconventional treatments are at much greater risk of dying from the disease.
WATCH: Brave Girl Dons ‘Supergirl’ Costume To Mark End Of Chemo TreatmentsIt was an emotional walk for 1-year-old Emilie Meza and her family as cheers and bells signified the completion of her four rounds of chemotherapy treatments.

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