Test May Let Breast Cancer Patients Skip ChemoMany women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy without hurting their odds of beating the disease — good news from a major study that shows the value of a gene-activity test to gauge each patient's risk.
Carter Receives 2nd Cancer Drug TreatmentNearly a month after revealing that cancer has spread to his brain, Jimmy Carter said Tuesday that he has received the second of four planned doses of a drug to fight the disease.
Firefighter Battling Cancer Now Fights For Workers’ CompensationA Bedford firefighter battling cancer is in the process of trying to get a different kind of medical assistance, and he's got a lot of support.
Prostate Cancer Awareness MonthAccording to the CDC, prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men, and 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed in their lifetime. September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and there are several events going on around DFW to support the cause.
1 In 5 U.S. Cancer Cases Are RepeatsSecond cancers are on the rise, a recent study has found, and nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has already had the disease at least once before.
Jimmy Carter 'At Ease' & Ready For Cancer Radiation TreatmentFormer President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer showed up in four small spots on his brain and he will immediately begin radiation treatment, saying he is "at ease with whatever comes."
Jimmy Carter To Discuss Cancer Diagnosis Publicly TodayFormer President Jimmy Carter plans to discuss his recent cancer diagnosis Thursday for the first time since revealing last week that he was ill.
Department Rallies Around Officer Fighting CancerA military veteran, a police officer in Richardson and now James Schumann is in the fight for his life.
Various Factors In Carter's Cancer TreatmentDetermining what treatment to pursue for former President Jimmy Carter's cancer will depend on its type, its origin and factors such as age and health, doctors said.
Kids With Cancer Get Chance At Saving FertilityTo battle infertility sometimes caused by cancer treatment, some children's hospitals are trying a futuristic approach.
Feds After Armstrong's Medical RecordsThe federal government wants Lance Armstrong's medical records because they could prove how far he was willing to go to conceal his PED use from the public.
Feds Demanding Lance Armstrong's Medical RecordsThe federal government wants to see Lance Armstrong's medical records from his treatments for cancer, specifically whether his doctors knew back in 1996 that he was using performance-enhancing drugs.