Birth Control Pills May Prevent Some Cancers, Study FindsAccording to the researchers at the National Cancer Institute, oral contraceptives can reduce the chance of developing ovarian, breast, and other cancers in women.
Denver Zoo's Unique Treatment Puts King Cobra With Cancer In RemissionA veterinarian at the Denver Zoo has put a king cobra with cancer in remission.
Scientists Say 'Amazing' Breakthrough May Help Cure Breast CancerScientists say they have discovered an "absolutely amazing" new treatment which may cure the most resistant forms of cancer.
Price Of Cancer Drug Raised 1,400% By New OwnersThe 40-year-old medication, known as lomustine, has been used by patients suffering from brain tumors and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Hockey Players Surprise Boy Fighting CancerA group of hockey enthusiasts and caring community members came together to boost the holiday spirits of a young boy battling cancer and his family.
Microwaving Food In Plastic Containers Isn't Safe, Experts SayLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, at the Ohio hospital says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.
Dying Man Invites 1,000 Guests To 'End Of Life' PartySatoru Anzaki reportedly invited around 1,000 guests including friends, former classmates, business partners, and employees to his Dec. 11 gathering in Tokyo.
Rockies Pitcher Chad Bettis Wins Tony Conigliaro AwardColorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis is this year's recipient of the Tony Conigliaro Award.
Colorado Doctor: 'We Are In A Very Exciting Time' With Cancer ResearchA Denver doctor says there's lots of reasons for optimism about the current state of research surrounding cancer.
'So Strong' 30 Year Old Mother Faces CancerRachel Winegar's battle with Stage IV colorectal cancer began in August.
Boy With Cancer Who Wanted Cards For His Last Christmas DiesJacob was diagnosed at age 5 with neuroblastoma, and was admitted to the hospital in October. Knowing time was short, his family held a Christmas celebration there earlier this month.
8-Year-Old Battles Cancer, Never ComplainsThere’s a picture from that day it all started. Taylor Burgess was with her sister Isabella.

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