Texas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax DiesTexas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax has died of cancer. Gov. Greg Abbott said that he was mourning "the loss of a friend, a colleague and a distinguished public servant."
Arlington Police Officer Loses Battle With CancerA former teacher and football coach turned Arlington Police officer has passed away from cancer according to Arlington Police Chief Will Johnson.
'Stand Up To Cancer' Co-Founder Dies At 63Noreen Fraser, a TV producer whose own cancer diagnosis turned her into an activist against the disease, has died. She was 63 years old. Fraser died Monday at her Los Angeles home of metastatic breast cancer.
Cancer Comes Down To Luck More Often Than Not, Study FindsAccording to a study published in Science Magazine, two-thirds of cancer is completely random.
Young Golfer Has Killer Swing And Big HeartA 10-year-old golfer from Dallas is using her golf skills to raise money for cancer patients and is showing the world her heart is bigger than her swing.
Overweight 20-Somethings Increase Their Risk Of 2 CancersOverweight 20-somethings dramatically increase their risk of esophageal and stomach cancer if they become obese later in life, a new study suggests.
FDA Approves New Drug For Advanced Breast CancerRegulators have approved a new drug as an initial treatment for women with a type of breast cancer. It is a pill that works to slow the spread of cancer by blocking two proteins that can stimulate growth and division of cancer cells.
Relay For LifeRelay For Life is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
Biden To Discuss Fight To End Cancer At South By SouthwestFormer Vice President Joe Biden will give a speech at the upcoming South By Southwest festival in Austin. The topic of discussion will focus on his efforts to end cancer.
American Lung AssociationLung cancer is the #1 cancer killer in America.
Former Mesquite Teacher’s Aide Who Lied About Cancer SentencedThe former North Texas teacher’s aide who lied about having cancer and initially accepted donated money and a car has learned his fate for crimes committed in West Virginia.
"Battlestar Galactica" Star Richard Hatch Dies At 71Richard Hatch, the actor perhaps best known for playing Captain Apollo in the original "Battlestar Galactica" film and TV series, died Tuesday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 71 years old.

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