Children’s kidney and thyroid cancers have increased in recent years, and though the diseases are rare, experts wonder if the rising rates could be related to obesity.
Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?
American Cancer Society spokeswoman says state reached 0 of 12 benchmarks.
Back to school for some children means back to the pediatrician to get required vaccinations.
Washington University researchers say changing how medical care is delivered could help prevent multiple chronic diseases and extend the total number of years we remain healthy.
Ozkan Semizoglu pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges for smuggling counterfeit and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States.
Waste from atomic bomb production in downtown St. Louis was dumped in the creek in the 1940s
A local cardiologist says there are some serious heart risks that come with chemotherapy.
A recent study done by St. Louis-based Express Scripts may predicts a drug spending increase by 2016 up to 63 percent.
Missouri cancer patients could soon find it more affordable to take chemotherapy pills under legislation signed by Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday.