Cancer Takes Purdue Super Fan Tyler TrentTrent wanted to be a sportswriter and was determined to attend Purdue despite suffering three bouts with a rare bone cancer, first diagnosed at age 15. He entered Purdue in the fall of 2017 while undergoing chemotherapy. He camped out with another student to get good seats to a Purdue-Michigan football game, just hours after chemotherapy.
Cancer Takes Falcon Lineman Fralic at 56Fralic was the first offensive lineman to finish in the top 10 in Heisman Trophy balloting — finishing eighth in 1983 and sixth in 1984. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1998. The school retired his No. 79 at halftime of his final home game in 1984.
Body Fat Levels Linked To Breast Cancer Risk In Post-Menopausal WomenOlder women with excess body fat, even if they have what's considered a normal body-mass index, could be at greater risk for breast cancer, according to a study published Thursday in the medical journal JAMA Oncology.
Baby Poop 'Cocktail' May Help Fight Cancer, Researchers ClaimA team of scientists is claiming that baby poop contains beneficial bacteria that can be turned into a cancer-fighting "cocktail."
After Teacher With Cancer Runs Out Of Sick Days, Coworkers Gave Him TheirsTeachers, staff members, administrators and even lunchroom workers who pay into the Florida retirement system transferred 75 sick days to Goodman.
Dying Man's Letter Of Forgiveness To Pickpocket Becomes International InspirationA dying man has chosen to forgive an alleged pickpocket who spoiled his "trip of a lifetime" in a letter that's receiving global attention.
Judge Allows Lawsuits Claiming Weed Killer Causes Cancer To ProceedA judge has ruled that hundreds of lawsuits claiming "Roundup" weed killer causes cancer can proceed to the next phase in court.
PayPal Tells Customer Her Death Is A Breach Of ContractPayPal apparently doesn't believe that death is a good enough reason for their customers to not pay their bills.
Baby Fights For Life After Mother Delays Cancer Treatment To Give BirthA mother in New York delayed her cancer treatment until her baby could be born and then found out the infant's heart stopped multiple times.
Women With Early Stage Breast Cancer Can Skip Chemo, Study SaysA groundbreaking study has concluded that most women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer can avoid going through chemotherapy.
'Holy Grail' Blood Test May Detect Cancer Before Tumors FormA new type of blood screening is being called the "holy grail of cancer research" by scientists who say the test can detect the disease before tumors even form in the body.
Cancer-Related Deaths In The U.S. Dropping, Report SaysA new medial report out this week revealed that the country's overall cancer death rate has fallen.
Mother's Dying Wish To See Son Graduate High School FulfilledA mother's dying wish was fulfilled when she got to see her son graduate high school from her hospital bed.
$20M Gift Seeks to Speed Detection of Pancreatic CancerThe Detroit-based health system announced Monday that the gift for the Henry Ford Pancreatic Cancer Center is from an individual donor who requested anonymity.
Study: Bacon Linked To Causing CancerFor many people, bacon is likened to a gift from above.