Cancer Research

"Wipe Out Kids Cancer" Makes Strides In Cancer ResearchNon-profit, Wipe Out Kids Cancer, raises funds to help aid in cancer research.
Revolutionary Prostate Cancer Research At North Texas UniversityProstate cancer impacts some 200,000 American men every year. But, fascinating research happening right here in North Texas could one day provide new options for early detection and treatment.
Allen Family Brings Cancer Buzz-Off To North TexasBeating cancer, by telling people, to "buzz-off." It's a growing New England event that's now expanding to North Texas, thanks to an Allen family who suffered a great loss more than 20 years ago.
North Texas Hospital Performing Groundbreaking Breast Cancer Research A North Texas hospital is performing groundbreaking breast cancer research. Doctors are using cutting edge medical technology to customize treatment.
Study Sees Prostate Cancer Treatment Side Effects A new study shows how important it is for men to carefully consider treatments for early-stage prostate cancer. Fifteen years after surgery or radiation treatment, nearly all of the older men in the study had some problems having sex.
Audit Blasts Texas Cancer Agency Over Transparency A troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting agency in Texas under criminal investigation must address "significant issues" with accountability and transparency.
Head Of $3B Texas Cancer Effort Asks To Resign The executive director of a troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting effort in Texas has submitted his resignation letter amid escalating scrutiny over the management of the nation's second-biggest pot of cancer research dollars.
Study: Drug Cuts Breast Cancer Reoccurrence & Death RateBreast cancer patients taking the drug tamoxifen can cut their chances of having the disease come back or kill them if they stay on the pills for 10 years instead of five years as doctors recommend now, a major study finds.
Martin High School Lip Dub Raises Money For Cancer ResearchIt may have looked like a massive party in the halls of Arlington Martin High School, but it was actually something even cooler.
Disgraced Armstrong Resigns From Livestrong BoardDisgraced cycling great Lance Armstrong has cut ties with his cancer-fighting charity,Livestrong, amid his doping scandal.
Study: Aspirin May Help Treat Some Colon Cancers Aspirin, one of the world's oldest and cheapest drugs, has shown remarkable promise in treating colon cancer in people with mutations in a gene that's thought to play a role in the disease.
Cancer Debate: Are Tumors Fueled By Stem Cells?How can a cancer come back after it's apparently been eradicated? Three new studies, including one by a Texas, are bolstering a long-debated idea: that tumors contain their own pool of stem cells that can multiply and keep fueling the cancer, seeding regrowth.