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.
North Texas Basketball Team Is On A Mission To Wipe Out CancerA group of eight children and their families received very special attention in Frisco last night.
Cancer Survivor Vows To Play High School Football AgainNewman Smith senior safety, Kalen Berry, was sidelined by cancer last year. He is looking to make a comeback this year.
New Drug, Study Method Shows Breast Cancer Promise A novel way to speed the testing of cancer drugs and quickly separate winners from duds has yielded its first big result: an experimental medicine that shows promise against a hard-to-treat form of breast cancer.
Group: Breast Cancer Awareness Is More Than Pink RibbonsThis month many people are thinking ‘pink’ for breast cancer awareness, but for survivors, the fight is anything but pretty. Now local survivors have taken to the internet to paint another picture of breast cancer.
Drug Safely Cuts Prostate Cancer Risk, Texas Study FindsThe results of a long-term major federal study that was done in Texas is easing worries about the safety of a hormone-blocking drug that can lower a man's chances of developing prostate cancer.
Cold Caps Tested To Prevent Hair Loss During Chemo Hair loss is one of chemotherapy's most noticeable and despised side effects. Now U.S. researchers are about to put an experimental hair-preserving treatment to a rigorous test.
FDA Approves New Targeted Breast Cancer DrugThe Food and Drug Administration has approved a first-of-a-kind breast cancer medication that targets tumor cells while sparing healthy ones.
FDA Expands Approval Of Prostate Cancer Drug The Food and Drug Administration has expanded approval of Johnson & Johnson's prostate cancer pill Zytiga for men with an earlier stage of the disease.
Grand Prairie Man Battling Advanced Breast CancerIt's shock enough to be diagnosed with cancer. But, a Grand Prairie man says he was terrified when doctors told him he had breast cancer.
Entire School Surprises Cancer StudentA senior at Boles High School, near Quinlan, is battling a rare form of cancer. So, the entire school surprised him with a day he and his classmates will never forget.
Cancer Patients See Benefits From YogaBreast cancer survivors are finding yoga can help them relax and recover after treatment.