#cancer

  • Article: A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    A Breast Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available Within the Next 10 Years

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2019

    And it could be used to tackle other cancers, too. Read more

  • Article: Studies Debunk Harmful Myths That Prevent World's Poorest Kids From Getting Cancer Care

    Studies Debunk Harmful Myths That Prevent World's Poorest Kids From Getting Cancer Care

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 31, 2019

    It turns out cancer care might not be as expensive as we thought. Read more

  • Article: Cervical Cancer Could Basically Be Eliminated by 2100: Report

    Cervical Cancer Could Basically Be Eliminated by 2100: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 22, 2019

    Cervical cancer kills more than 300,000 women every year. Read more

  • Article: Cancer Death Rates Are Dropping in the US — But Not for the Poor

    Cancer Death Rates Are Dropping in the US — But Not for the Poor

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 9, 2019

    This study shows poorer communities are 20% more likely to die from cancer. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Raised $15,000 for Cancer Research by Recycling for 21 Years

    This Woman Raised $15,000 for Cancer Research by Recycling for 21 Years

    By Jerica Deck  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 10, 2018

    Gia Tran turned recycled trash into thousands of dollars one bottle at a time. Read more

  • Article: This Once-Devastating Virus Might Actually Help Us Cure Brain Cancer

    This Once-Devastating Virus Might Actually Help Us Cure Brain Cancer

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 27, 2018

    Polio was once a global threat, but now it might help doctors battle brain tumors. Read more

  • Article: Superbugs Could Put an End to Chemotherapy As Cancer Treatment Option

    Superbugs Could Put an End to Chemotherapy As Cancer Treatment Option

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 20, 2018

    Superbugs are expected to kill more people than cancer by 2050. Read more