What about genetic screening? Angelina Jolie went public about her preventive mastectomy in an effort to focus publicity on surgery to More
Biobombs blast cancer!
We reported on viruses that infect cancer cells, force them to make more virus, and then die. Can viruses become “intelligent More
Genetic solution to cancer, diabetes?
People with a genetic case of dwarfism in Ecuador don’t get cancer or diabetes, and a new study links that benefit to the genetic More
Untangling cancer’s genetic trajectory
Until now, getting a picture of genetic change in a tumor over time has been next to impossible. A new study reveals that cancer’s More
Skin Cancer – Why so Much?
Skin cancer is rising faster than the price of oil (almost). How can you identify skin cancer? How can you protect yourself? More
Targeting tumors: A new approach proven?
Up to 20 percent of cancers are caused by a viral infection. A new study turns cancer-causing viral proteins into a homing beacon. More
“Dr. Death” released. Anything new about dying?
Jack Kevorkian forced us to confront the fears and hopes of terminal illness. What’s happened with “right to die” laws in Oregon? More
Smoking Kills: It’s Not Just Cancer
New science suggests nicotine, not just tar, is the smoking gun in cigarette-related disease. More
Enzyme that helps cancer cells move to a new location is found. More
Throw a curve ball. Evade the rainstorm. And don’t get mouth cancer. It’s all in an afternoon’s ball game. More