Terminally-Ill ‘Star Wars’ Fan Dies After Fulfilling Final Wish To See Unreleased Movie32 year-old Daniel Fleetwood who wished to see new 'Star Wars' film has passed away...
Drug Approved To Use Herpes Virus To Destroy Skin Cancer TumorsFederal health officials have approved a first-of-a-kind drug that uses the herpes virus to infiltrate and destroy skin cancer tumors.
Bacon May Be Sold With Warning Label In California Following WHO's AnnouncementBacon may have to be sold with a warning label following the World Health Organization’s announcement that the processed meat is carcinogenic to humans.
Sausage, Bacon & Other Processed Meats Linked To CancerIt's official: Ham, sausage and other processed meats can lead to colon, stomach and other cancers — and red meat is probably cancer-causing, too.
American Cancer Society Says Start Mammograms At 45, Not 40New mammogram advice from the American Cancer Society says most women should start annual screenings at age 45 instead of 40, a change that moves the group closer to guidelines from an influential advisory task force.
Grateful Dead Bassist Phil Lesh Says He'll Undergo Surgery For Bladder CancerGrateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh says he has been diagnosed with bladder cancer and is being treated in Arizona.
AIDS, Cancer Patients Suffer Sticker Shock After Cost Of Life-Saving Drug Increases 5000%After acquiring the rights to the life-saving drug Daraprim last August, Turing Pharmaceuticals raised the price from $13.50 to $750 per tablet last month.
Health Watchdog Group Finds Cancer-Causing Chemicals E-CigarettesSmoking e-cigarettes or "vaping" is hazardous to your health according to a Bay Area health watchdog group.
Horror Icon, Wes Craven Dies at 76Known for bringing "Freddy Krueger" & "Ghostface" to life, Wes Craven has passed away...
$10M Of California Tax Donations Lost In Bureaucracy; Left Unspent On Education, Seniors & Cancer ResearchEvery year when they do their taxes, Californians donate millions for charitable causes, but nearly $10 million of that money sat unspent in government accounts at the end of last year and some of the funding never reaches its intended target, according to a review by The Associated Press.
Former President Jimmy Carter To Undergo Radiation Treatment For Cancer On His BrainFormer President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer is on four small spots on his brain and he will immediately begin radiation treatment, saying he is "at ease with whatever comes."
Fake El Cerrito Doctor Allegedly Charged Cancer Patient $2,000 For Bag Of DirtInvestigators are seeking people who may have been scammed by a Bay Area man arrested last week for practicing medicine without a license at a fake cancer treatment office.