Colon Cancer News
Andretti fights cancer and his message is on full display
John Andretti can't shake the sound from his head. The haunting sound of a machine pumping toxic chemicals into his system as part of chemotherapy. "I wake up in the middle of the night and I sit and listen to this pump going and know this pump is poison," Andretti said. "I hear that pump right
South Dakota girl with cancer prevented from graduating
A western South Dakota high school won't let a student who has brain cancer to walk at graduation because she's six credits short of being able to graduate
Diagnostic equipment thieves hit 3 more hospitals in Greece
Unidentified thieves are stealing vital medical diagnostic equipment from Greece's austerity-battered hospitals
#IamaPreexistingCondition trends on Twitter after Houses passes health care bill
Twitter users concerned about the bill passed the House to repeal and replace Obamacare are sharing their personal health stories on Twitter under the hashtag #IamaPreexistingCondition. The hashtag started to trend hours after Republicans in the House narrowly pushed through the American Health
US cancer deaths are decreasing, study finds
More people are surviving the most common forms of cancer as cancer deaths continue to trend downward for both men and women in the U.S., according to a new study published today by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. From 2010 to 2014, overall cancer deaths in men decreased by 1.8
Can birth control pills protect women from cancer?
Dr. Jen Ashton appears live on "GMA" to discuss a study on the connection between contraceptives and protecting women from certain types of cancer.
Colorectal cancer rates up sharply in younger adults
The alarming health headline tonight the American Cancer Society revealing one type of cancer Sorin for millenniums. The study showed people born in 1990 and later at double the risk of colorectal cancer. Compared to their parents save me researchers say the respect young were adults with
Colorectal cancer rates increasing sharply among younger adults, study finds
Colorectal cancer rates have been rising sharply in younger adults even as the rate for the population as a whole has dropped, according to a study published today in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. While rates of colon cancer dropped for people 55 and older from the mid-1980's to
Politics takes center stage at the Oscars
Host Jimmy Kimmel tweeted at President Trump, and the Iranian director of "The Salesman," Asghar Farhadi, had an acceptance speech read in his absence in protest of Trump's executive order on immigration.