Little Brother's Battle With Rare Disease Inspired Harvard-Bound San Jose High School StudentSeeing a loved one struggle with a serious illness is never easy. But if it's a child that's sick, the emotional impact can be even more devastating. But when Giselle Chiprez Ramirez saw her little brother Francisco hospitalized with a rare condition, she turned her concern for his health into motivation.
At 70, Singer Olivia Newton-John Using Cannabis To Treat CancerGrammy-award winning singer Olivia Newton-John says she has been diagnosed with cancer for the third time in three decades.
Cellphone Radiation Linked To Tumors In Male Rats, Government Study SaysHigh exposure to radio frequency radiation causes a rare cancer in male rats, according to draft conclusions released by the NIH.
Family Fighting Son's Tumor Turns To Experimental Program In MexicoA Bay Area family turns to an experimental program in Mexico that administers a secret mix of drugs to their son, who is suffering from a malignant brain tumor.
Anthem Blue Cross To Cover Sonoma County Cancer Patient After KPIX 5 ReportAnthem Blue Cross told the family of a Sonoma County man that they will cover his cancer treatment, after KPIX 5 reported that they received a letter denying coverage.
Sonoma County Man Battling Cancer Denied Coverage By Anthem Blue Cross After Paying $100K In PremiumsA Sonoma County man battling more than a dozen tumors in his body is fighting a new battle with his insurance carrier, who has denied coverage for his treatments.
HealthWatch: New Hope In Fight Against Children’s Brain TumorFor the first time in three decades, there is new hope in the fight against a lethal brain tumor that strikes only children.
Apple's Jobs Makes Info About His Health A Trade SecretIt would be easier to gauge Apple CEO Steve Jobs' current medical problems if he had said more about the ones he has faced in the past.