Cancer Research

The "Pedaling Paesans" PMC Team (WBZ-TV)

PMC Family Team Has Raised Over $500,000 For Cancer Research

The “Pedaling Paesans” represent one of the biggest family teams in the Pan-Mass Challenge.

07/15/2015

Mammogram (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Researchers Question Benefits Of Mammograms

Local researchers find greater breast cancer screening with mammography does lead to fewer breast cancer deaths.

07/08/2015

A skin cancer screening. (WBZ-TV)

Vitamin B3, Breastfeeding Can Reduce Cancer Risks

A pair of new studies show possible ways to reduce the risk of skin cancer and breast cancer.

05/13/2015

St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Cancer Research In Jeopardy After Alleged Misuse Of Funds

Millions of dollars in federal grant money that was supposed to go to cancer research is missing.

09/22/2014

(Photo courtesy: Pan-Mass Challenge-Facebook)

Pan-Mass Challenge Partners With WBZ-TV

CBS Boston will join the Pan-Massachusetts Challenge, the largest single-day athletic fundraiser in the country, as its official media partner, starting in 2014.

12/12/2013

Pan-Mass Challenge riders arrive at the Black Falcon Cruise Terminal in Boston after finishing their bicycle trek in Provincetown on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Pan-Mass Challenge Riders Raise Millions To Help Fight Cancer

More than 5,000 cyclists were sore but satisfied after completing a 190-mile bicycle trek over the weekend in the Pan Mass Challenge.

08/04/2013

6-Year-Old Billerica Girl Sells Her Toys For Cancer Research

A 6-year-old girl from Billerica wanted to make a difference, so she decided to sell her toys to raise money for cancer research.

08/23/2011

Stars to shine in 'Stand Up 2 Cancer' telethon

George Clooney, Will Smith and Gwyneth Paltrow will join an impressive list of stars taking part in Friday’s “Stand Up to Cancer” telethon airing on CBS, Showtime and other broadcast and cable networks.

09/09/2010