Cancer Treatment

MRI machine (WBZ-TV)

Less Is More When Treating Kids With Cancer

Some doctors now think you can do more for kids with cancer by actually doing less.


Nadja Refaie-Flores,Ovarian Cancer Survivor (Photo: BIDMC)

VIDEO: Ovarian Cancer: You Are Your Best Advocate

Trusting her own body and talking with her doctors about symptoms that didn’t go away helped Nadja partner with her care team at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to catch and treat her ovarian cancer early.



Keller @ Large: Menino Miffed By DC Pols Seeking Marathon Anniversary Spotlight

Former Mayor Thomas Menino said a flurry of Beltway reports and hearings has politicians putting posturing and headlines ahead of genuine empathy for marathon bombing survivors.


Logan Henry (Photo Credit: Keene, N.H. Police)

NH Man Solicits Money After Claiming To Be Victim Of Cancer

A Keene, N.H. man admits he created a website scamming people and soliciting money for his “cancer treatment.”


New research is giving hope to cancer patients.

New Cancer Therapy Offers New Hope For Patients

For cancer patients, the treatment often feels worse than the disease, but scientists have developed a new therapy with virtually no side effects.



Curious About Detecting Inflammatory Breast Cancer

Inflammatory breast cancer is one of the most aggressive forms of breast cancer. Lanette in Groton is Curious : Why doesn’t the most deadly form of…