The breast cancer vaccine researcher is an inaugural member of the advisory group, which spans medicine and journalism.
The old recommendation of beginning screening at age 55 doesn't catch the early cancers, a new study notes.
In a study of mice, "flash" radiotherapy condensed minutes of treatment into less than 1 second, with no harm to healthy tissue.
News to cheer about: The American Cancer Society this week reported its biggest single-year drop in the cancer death rate. Some cancers, though, such as
Roland Taylor, 69, has faced considerable struggles in life, at times battling homelessness and addiction.
Endometrial cancer is the most common gynecological cancer in the U.S., and its risk is greatly borne by African-Americans.
An estimated 174,650 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in 2019. In its early stages, prostate cancer may have few or no symptoms.
Diana Davis was preparing for a family vacation when she found out she had liver cancer caused by hepatitis C. At first, doctors thought she would need a liver transplant.
For the first time, America talked together Wednesday about ending cancer — from a Cancer Moonshot Summit at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to hundreds of simultaneous gatherings in all 50 states on the “national day of action” to speed
An experimental treatment for people with neuroblastoma, an often-fatal nerve-cell disease, is being heralded as a "game-changer." The national study was led by Dr.