Tobacco-Related Illnesses Killing More Blacks Than AIDS, Violence & Other CancersSome African-American public health leaders say too many Black people are dying from tobacco-related diseases, and feel that not much attention has been paid to the issue.
Pepsi Putting Aspartame Back Into Some Diet DrinksPepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.
Pepsi Puts Back Artificial Sweetener Linked To Cancer In Mice In Newest Diet SodaPepsiCo is creating a new diet beverage for fans of aspartame less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener over safety concerns.
Robert Downey Jr. & Chris Evans Visit 'Avengers' Fan With CancerTwo of the main "Avengers" have assembled to lift the spirits of a teenage fan with leukemia...
East Bay Rep. DeSaulnier Reveals Leukemia DiagnosisA longtime East Bay politician announced Thursday that he has been battling a chronic form of leukemia.
Tech Billionaire Sean Parker Pledges $250 Million For Cancer ResearchIn a potential game-changer in the fight against cancer, the top minds in the field are coming together for a first-of-its-kind collaboration, with the help of Bay Area tech billionaire Sean Parker.
Daisy Lewellyn 'Blood, Sweat & Heels' Reality TV Star DiesLewellyn starred in Bravo's "Blood, Sweat & Heels" reality series, died Friday of a rare form of cancer. She was 36...
Drugmaker Gilead Halts Studies On Cancer Drug Zydelig Due To Side Effects, DeathDrugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc. has halted several patient studies of its cancer drug, Zydelig, because of increased risk of death and serious side effects.
UCSF, San Diego Researchers Challenging Status Quo On Cancer TreatmentsUCSF and UC San Diego researchers have launched a cancer cell map initiative to bridge gaps in the medical field.
Joey Martin Feek Has Lost Her Battle With Cancer"My wife’s greatest dream came true today. She is in Heaven." Joey's husband Rory wrote on their blog...
Before Game In Miami, Curry Meets Cancer-Stricken BoyStephen Curry's pregame routine had a special addition Wednesday, one that gave a 4-year-old boy an unforgettable thrill.
UCLA Researchers Develop Cancer Test That Takes 10 Minutes, Costs Less Than $20UCLA researchers have come up with a way to test for cancer that takes about ten minutes, and costs less than twenty dollars.