CANCER:
Scientists Report Progress on Genetic Test for Anal Cancer: But research is still in early stages
Kidneys From Deceased Diabetics Might Ease Organ Shortage: Study: More than 100,000 people are on the U.S. kidney transplant wait-list
Thick Middle May Raise Risk of Some Cancers: Where fat is carried is as strong a predictor as BMI, research suggests
FDA OKs First Cancer Drug by Genetic Type, Not Organ of Origin: Keytruda is targeted to specific cancers with specific DNA that can arise in multiple sites
Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Early Promise: Scientists aim for earlier detection, when tumors are treatable
3 Key Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds: Stay trim, exercise and cut back on drinking, review findings suggest
Suicide Risk Quadruples After Lung Cancer Diagnosis: Doctors, loved ones need to be on the lookout for distress and depression, cancer specialist says
Blacks More Prone to Colon Cancers That Arise Between Colonoscopies: Study: Differences in biology or in the quality of screenings blacks receive may be to blame, researchers say
Could 'Safer' Filtered Cigarettes Be More Deadly?: New report suggests they're tied to rising rates of an aggressive lung cancer
Yoga, Meditation May Ease Some Breast Cancer Symptoms: But study into alternative therapies didn't find evidence to support using dietary supplements
Overweight Boys Face Higher Colon Cancer Risk as Adults: But study also found that losing weight as young adults lowered those odds
Study Refutes Viagra-Melanoma Link: Data shows no connection between impotence drug and deadly skin cancer, after all
1 in 5 U.S. Cancers Is 'Rare': Little-known malignancies harder to diagnose and treat, study says
Could Cancer Drug Gleevec Help With Severe Asthma?: Small study suggests a new approach might one day help those with uncontrolled lung disease
Too Many Americans Still Go Without Cancer Screenings: Report shows uninsured had lowest rates of mammograms, Pap tests and colonoscopies
More Cancers Caught Early Since Obamacare: Access to screening likely behind the boost, cancer experts say
More U.S. Women Living Longer With Advanced Breast Cancer: Better treatments, aging population may explain promising trend, researchers say
Chemo Drug May Buy Time for Those With Bile Duct Cancer: For patients with the rare disease, survival benefit was seen in those given Xeloda, researchers say
HPV Vaccine May Also Prevent Cancers Affecting Men: Study finds the cervical cancer vaccine cuts infection for viruses tied to oral, head and neck cancers
Nuts! Good Medicine for Colon Cancer Survivors?: Survival benefits seen when combined with healthy diet and exercise, researchers say
Sunscreen 101: Study finds many people don't use it properly, raising their risk of skin cancer
E-Cigarettes Linked to Bladder Cancer Risk: 'Vaping' could lead to cancerous changes in cells that form the bladder lining, research indicates
Could Tai Chi Ease Insomnia in Breast Cancer Survivors?: Study found it as effective as talk therapy for improving sleep and depression
Hope for 1st Drug Against Lymphedema, a Cancer Complication: Mouse study offers clues to ease the painful, swollen limb condition
No Routine Screening for Thyroid Cancer: Expert Panel: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says risks outweigh benefits