A new cancer-fighting strategy that kills deadly cells by raising body temperatures is heating up in the Bay Area.
Marijuana’s active ingredients have the power to kill a certain type of aggressive brain cancer, according to a new study.
A Bay Area teenager has been working through his bucket list as fast as he can, because he doesn’t have much time left. Alex Matlosz-Cox is living out his dreams, thanks to generous support from complete strangers.
At 17 years old, Alex Matlosz-Cox has already driven a Lamborghini, met San Francisco 49ers alumni and flown a private airplane on his own.
Meteorologist Paul Deanno will have an evolving look over the next few weeks as he participates in an annual event to raise awareness of men’s health issues such as prostate cancer and testicular cancer and associated charities.
A terminally ill 29-year-old woman from San Francisco is giving more thought on her decision to die by assisted suicide two days after her husband’s birthday on Nov. 1.
Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.
A Bay Area cancer patient who doctors say only has days to live was granted his last wish to meet some of the Golden State Warriors players.
With Days Left To Live SF Woman Battling Brain Cancer Fulfills Dream Of Visiting Grand Canyon With Family
Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman battling stage 4 brain cancer, says she crossed something off her self-described bucket last week, just days before she plans to take her own life.
A San Jose grandmother who’s a big San Francisco Giants fan has suddenly developed her own fan base not just because of her passion for the team, but also her whimsical approach to having cancer.