Fox Chase Cancer Center Opens New Bone Marrow Transplant Outpatient FacilityTemple's Fox Chase Cancer Center opened a new outpatient facility Thursday to better serve bone marrow transplant patients who are battling leukemia and other deadly forms of cancer.
VP Of Nursing Is Helping Change Cancer Care In PhiladelphiaAnne Jadwin, Vice President of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer at Fox Chase Cancer Center, discusses what it takes to be successful in the field of health care.
New Way To Watch Prostate Cancer Being Used At Local HospitalsDoctors may "watch " prostate cancer tumors, but keeping an eye on the tumors involves invasive needle biopsies.
Philadelphia Man’s Memoir Describes The Rollicking Lighthearted Story Of His Battle With CancerA Philadelphia man is recounting his battle with throat cancer in a surprisingly upbeat way.
Merck's New Drug Seen As Breakthrough in Cancer TreatmentThe drug -- a new form of immunotherapy -- is called Keytruda. And it's being called a gamechanger in the field of cancer treatment.
Study Suggests Flight Crews Have A High Risk Of Skin CancerPilots and cabin crew have a new worry - skin cancer.
New Study Shows Potential Side Effects Of Vitamin ESome studies show that antioxidants can help fight cancer, but new research shows a different outcome.
Philadelphia Doctors Creating a Breath-Sniffing Cancer Detection MachineResearchers know that dogs have proven they can detect cancer by smell. Now, doctors are working on a machine that will do the same thing.
Breast Cancer Causing Gene Mutation Also Linked To MesotheliomaAngelina Jolie put a public face to the fact that a gene mutation can cause breast cancer, but gene mutations can cause other cancers, too.
Fox Chase Cancer Center Gives High Schoolers A Taste of Health Care CareersThe Saturday event will give students a chance to learn, hands on, about careers in caring for cancer patients.
Study Finds Startling Breast Cancer Increase In Younger WomenAnalysis of national data between 1976 and 2009 shows that breast cancer rates are steadily rising in women ages 20 to 39.
Mayor Nutter Defends Decision To Spend Week In ChinaNutter first stressed that the trip cost taxpayers nothing, as the Chamber of Commerce program called "Select Philadelphia" picked up the estimated $9,000 tab for Nutter and four other city employees.