Study Finds Colon Cancer Rates Rising For Patients Under 50A new study finds cases of colon cancer for people younger than 50 has gone up over the past decade.
North Texas Cancer Patient Marries Long-Time Love Of His Life In Hospital Room: 'I Would Be A Fool To Let Her Go'When the Medical City Arlington Neurotrauma ICU nursing team heard the couple had planned a May 17 wedding in Grand Prairie that couldn't happen now, they threw the could a bedside wedding.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need To KnowColon Cancer is the second deadliest cancer in men and women.
Woman Inspired By Her Own Cancer Fight Dedicated To Helping Needy ChildrenJoyce Rider's journey to the Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD PTA Clothes Closet started in 2001 shortly after a colon cancer diagnosis.
Study: At-Home Colon Cancer Tests May Be As Effective As ColonoscopyA new study finds that, for average risk people, at-home colorectal cancer tests may be as good an option as getting a colonoscopy.
New Guidelines: Colon & Rectal Cancer Screenings Should Start At 45The American Cancer Society's updated guidelines for colon and rectal cancer screening recommend that adults at average risk get screened starting at age 45 instead of 50.
Jimmy Kimmel Takes Katie Couric To His ColonoscopyJimmy Kimmel's audience got to see more of the host than usual when he had his first colonoscopy.
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.
Cancer-Stricken Cop Fights For His LifeOfficer Alan Webb now waits in the hospital while doctors determine if he has stage 3 or stage 4 colon cancer.
Arlington Police Officer In Hospital Fighting Colon CancerOfficer Alan Webb with the Arlington PD has served his community as a patrol officer for nine years. But, this past summer, he was diagnosed with colon cancer and given light duty. Webb is now in the hospital.
Students Rally Around Elementary Teacher With Colon CancerHow do you react when someone you care about has cancer?
FDA Approves First DNA-Based Test For Colon CancerThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patient DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
Rival Schools Unite To Support Student Fighting CancerMartin and Arlington High Schools are cross town rivals, but the school's two bands are both supporting Martin band member Taylor Helland as she fight's colon cancer.
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.
Indian Spices Could Dramatically Cut Cancer RiskSome doctors believe that Americans would be healthier if we ate the way that they do in India, where certain types of cancer are almost nonexistent.