Angelina Jolie’s public life as an actress and as Special Envoy of the United Nations has put her latest choices for elective surgery in the spotlight, but she’s not the only one.
The the Lustgarten Foundation aims to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer. More information is at lustgarten.org.
Jill Pechacek, who was recently diagnosed with stage-4 pancreatic cancer, is challenging others to perform random acts of kindness to benefit their communities. The challenge has spread to all 50 states and internationally.
Shares of Clovis Oncology climbed Monday after the company reported promising study results for its cancer drug rucaparib.
Martin Truex Jr. will miss NASCAR Sprint Cup practice and qualifying session Friday at Michigan to support his cancer-stricken girlfriend.
Ovarian cancer is a growing topic, especially after actress Angelina Jolie announced she has a gene that puts her at a higher risk for the disease as well as breast cancer.
Researchers in Colorado are hoping to save the lives of more women by developing a test to detect ovarian cancer in its early stage.
Guadalupe “Pep” Torres, the executive director of the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance, stopped by CBS4 studios to talk about her story, which isn’t an easy one that involves the loss of her mother.