Global researchers convened by the World Health Organization examine more than 800 studies and conclude that consuming processed meats can increase the risk for colorectal cancer.
The majestic elephant is unusually resistant to cancer, a phenomenon that has puzzled scientists for decades. The answer may lie in its genes.
In the first surgical operation of its kind, a cancer patient has been fitted with a 3D-printed titanium sternum and ribs.
The electronics giant will also use the cancer fund to improve worker safety at its manufacturing facilities around the world.
A PhD student developing a new drug that could improve chemotherapy treatment and patient survival rates has described his research over some sick beats.
By silencing a mechanism that allows cancer cells to reject anti-cancer drugs, a new breakthrough out of MIT and Harvard could dramatically increase the efficacy of treatment.
Rather than being caused by lifestyle choices, many cancers are merely the result of freak mutations, says a new US study.
The inaugural New West Summit -- devoted to the marriage of pot, tech, business and media -- serves as the site for a kind of passing of the torch. Or should we say a passing of the pipe?
California's loosening laws are making it easy for on-demand services to deliver marijuana to patients stuck at home.
Star Wars fan Daniel Fleetwood, who's dying of cancer, isn't sure he'll survive to the movie's release date. So the Internet comes to the rescue.