Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter (L) and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter attend the 25th anniversary MusiCares 2015 Person Of The Year Gala honoring Bob Dylan at the Los Angeles Convention Center on February 6, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The annual benefit raises critical funds for MusiCares' Emergency Financial Assistance and Addiction Recovery programs.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Jimmy Carter Says He Has Cancer, Revealed By Recent Surgery

President Barack Obama says he and first lady Michelle Obama wish former President Jimmy Carter a fast and full recovery from cancer.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2015

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Participants Sought For Cancer Treatment Study

Karmanos Cancer Institute is teaming up with WSU as part of a national study focused on cancer treatments based on genetic markers in tumors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2015

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Disgraced Cancer Doc Farid Fata Faces Sentencing; Prosecutors Seeking 175 Years In Prison

Fata has the opportunity on Friday to speak to the judge and address his victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015


Gay Marriage Recognition For Man With Cancer Remains On Hold

A western Michigan man stricken with cancer has failed to persuade a judge to order the state to recognize his New York same-sex marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2015

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Doctor: Dietary Supplements May Actually Increase Risk Of Cancer

Dietary supplements are advertised as a way to improve your health, but years of research shows they may do more harm than good.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2015

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Southfield-Based Martial Arts Program Helps Kids Kick Cancer

The program helps sick kids learn techniques to manage stress, anxiety and pain stemming from their illnesses and medical treatments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2015

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Scientists: Tumor-Causing Virus Widespread In Wild Turkeys

Wildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.


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Are You At Risk For Breast Or Ovarian Cancer? Beaumont To Host Educational BRCA Event Friday

Knowledge is power when it comes to learning your risk for certain cancers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2014

On day one of Movember with CBS 62/CW50 Detroit Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus poses for a photo with a fresh shave. Jim is observing Movember to raise awareness for men's health. He won't shave his mustache (mo) for the entire month of November. (credit: CBS 62)

Jim Madaus Observes Movember Raising Men’s Health Awareness With CBS Cares Team

CBS 62/CW50 Detroit Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus is observing Movember to raise awareness for men’s health. He won’t shave his moustache (mo) for the entire month of November.


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#CHADTOUGH — Carr Family Asks For Prayers, Support

The 4-year-old grandson of former University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr will go through a few more weeks of radiation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2014