Patients Receiving Cancer Treatment Want More Side Effects Information, Survey SaysMany patients diagnosed with cancer undergo chemotherapy, radiation, surgery or all three. According to a new survey, some wish they had been given more information about side effects.
Local Researchers Create Patch That Can Fight CancerA Band-Aid doesn't sound like breakthrough technology in medicine but local researchers say theirs can fight cancer without the side effects of chemotherapy.
New Brain Cancer Treatment For Dogs Could Someday Help HumansResearchers at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech are enrolling dogs with glioblastoma into a clinical trial to test the experimental drug.
Fitness Trackers Can Help Monitor Cancer PatientsA new study finds that fitness trackers could provide also vital information about patients undergoing cancer treatments.
Less Is More When Treating Kids With CancerSome doctors now think you can do more for kids with cancer by actually doing less.
VIDEO: Ovarian Cancer: You Are Your Best AdvocateTrusting 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 SpotlightFormer 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.
NH Man Solicits Money After Claiming To Be Victim Of CancerA Keene, N.H. man admits he created a website scamming people and soliciting money for his "cancer treatment."
New Cancer Therapy Offers New Hope For PatientsFor 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 CancerInflammatory 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...