Texas Grand Jury Indicts Ex-Teacher's Aide Who Faked CancerA former North Texas teacher's aide who faked having cancer and took a car and donations from staff and students has been indicted on a count of theft of property.
Drugs Score Big Wins Against Lung, Prostate, Breast CancersDrugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors. There's even a "uni-drug" that may fight many forms of the disease.
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.
Students Who Help Lying Teacher's Aide Treated To Sweet SurpriseThere was a sweet surprise today for some students in Mesquite. It was less than two weeks ago when a former teachers aide who lied about having cancer duped students, faculty and staff at Wilkinson Middle School.
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.
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.
Legendary Soul Singer Bobby Womack Dead At 70Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70. Womack was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease two years ago.
Classic Car Event Fights Prostate CancerSome awesome classic cars will be rumbling through downtown Fort Worth this weekend as the annual Cowtown Cruisin' For a Cure event rolls into North Texas.
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.
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.
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.
Prostate Cancer Growth Slowed By Commonly Used DrugA drug that is commonly used to treat men with enlarged prostates may also delay the growth of prostate cancer, according to a new study.