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.
Author Gives Recipes To Fight Cancer With FoodFind out which foods can help you battle cancer when a chef and author comes to Fox Chase Cancer Center on November 15th.
Fox Chase Cancer Patients Get Free MakeoversBloomingdale's in Willow Grove offered the makeovers by Lancôme's national make-up artist, Manuel Villegas.