Could an extra 72 seconds in a routine skin exam help detect skin cancer? A group of experts from the United Kingdom released a report on a small, handheld magnifying device may help diagnose better than a dermatologist’s naked eye.
Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine report that they’ve discovered an explanation for how some bacterial infections can trigger a series of events that lead to cancer.
The Henrietta Lacks Commission in Virginia is tasked with developing plans for a cancer research and treatment center. The board will work on the plans in Halifax County.
Thousands walked, jogged and ran in this year’s Race for the Cure, a 5K which raises funds for cancer research and allows participants to show support for those impacted.
A new poll is showing broad support across party lines for President Barack Obama’s plan for a significant increase in funding for federal cancer research.
The Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network has signed a five-year deal to collaborate with Baltimore\’s Johns Hopkins Medicine on cancer treatment and research.
For the fight against cancer, 2013 was a year of progress and there are indications that some big breakthroughs are on the way.
Prince George\’s County gave one of its fire engines a makeover to help raise awareness of breast cancer.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.