Colon Cancer News
Cancer Risk Can Decrease Significantly by Taking Basic Preventive Measures, Study Finds
Cancer can seem to strike out of the blue, but taking basic preventative measures may decrease a person's chance of developing forms of the disease by as much as 45 percent, according to a review of studies published today in the journal Cancer Epidemiology , Biomarkers & Prevention. Medical
Joe Biden's Full Interview With Robin Roberts on Cancer Moonshoot Task Force
The vice president talks exclusively to "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts about his the Cancer Moonshot task force and the presidential race.
Cells Appear to Age Faster in People With HIV, Study Finds
More than 30 years after the discovery of HIV , researchers are now learning how long-term HIV infection can affect the body and even cause premature aging of cells, according to a new study. Researchers examined the DNA of people with and without HIV in the study published today in the Cell Press.
Woman Secretly Records Her Doctors During Surgery
Ethel Easter says she remains "distraught" by the comments recording during a 2015 operation.
Flint Mother Gives Emotional Testimony of How Water Crisis Affected Her Children's Health
While addressing the Michigan Joint Committee on the Flint Water Public Health Emergency today, one mother tearfully described how much her children suffered from drinking the contaminated water, saying it took a "huge emotional toll" on her family. Resident Leanne Walters, a mother of four,
Patient's Dangerous Bacterial Infection Linked to Teeth Cleaning
A Pennsylvania man acquired rare and dangerous infection after undergoing a routine teeth cleaning at the dentist, according to a published case report. The rare medical case was published in the BMJ Case Reports journal today. The 57-year-old unidentified patient was admitted to the Sacred Heart
Nancy Reagan, Former First Lady, Dies at 94
Former Actress, First Lady and Anti-Drug Advocate Known for her Devotion to Husband
Being an athlete helps Chameka Scott, Tiffany Jackson-Jones in their battles with cancer
A decade ago, on March 1, 2006, Baylor senior Chameka Scott and Texas junior Tiffany Jackson faced off for the last time collegiately. Baylor won; each player scored 10 points. They were both native Texas kids: Scott from the greater Houston area, Jackson from Dallas. They were high achievers
Doctor: 'No question' that NFL great Ken Stabler had CTE
Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, who died in 2015 from complications resulting from colon cancer , also suffered from the effects of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the doctor who examined his brain told ESPN's Outside the Lines. After his death on July 10
Another CTE case, another reason football needs dramatic change
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Deep down we all wanted to be Kenny Stabler, right? We all wanted to play quarterback with flowing, rock-star hair, studying the playbook by a jukebox's light when we weren't shooting pool and knocking down a cold one with an adoring blonde nearby. We all wanted to be the Snake,