Wash U Study Finds Excess Weight Linked to More CancersA new study from Washington University School of Medicine finds excess weight is linked to eight more cancer types.
Funeral Planned for Cancer Patient Who Was Fatally Beaten46-year-old Shannon Vincel died after she was hit over the head outside of the Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
SLU Hospital First to Offer 3-D Breast Cancer BiopsiesSaint Louis University Hospital is the first in the nation to offer a new tool in breast cancer diagnosis.
Health Officials Urge Prostate Cancer Patients to Screen BRCA GeneWashington University and Barnes Jewish Urologist Dr. Gerald Andriole says men with advanced prostate cancer are being urged to be screened for the BRCA gene.
Rauner Extends Medical Marijuana to Add PTSD, Terminal IllnessIllinois' medical marijuana pilot program got its start under former Gov. Pat Quinn and continued under Rauner.
St. Louis Hospitals Compile a Decade of National RankingsSt. Louis Children's Hospital and Barnes-Jewish Hospital have ranked among the best in the nation for the last 10 years.
TIAM Sunday June 5thMonarch butterflies, "Me Before You", holidays and birthdays.
Local Researcher Pushes For Diverse Lab Mice in Cancer StudiesSaint Louis University microbiologist and immunologist Dr. Ryan Teague says researchers should include laboratory mice who are old and obese in their studies of immunotherapy treatments for cancer.
Missouri House Advances Medical Marijuana BillThe restriction caused a split among some supporters of medical marijuana.
Mammogram Van to Give Breast Cancer Screenings in MissouriScreenings aren't free, but some financial assistance may be provided by insurance or through the cancer center.
Health Concerns Halt Tours at Popular Caverns Near StantonThe EPA says the vapors probably came from a landfill in Sullivan, about four miles away from the caverns.
Help Amelia 'Take Care of the World'Everyone is urged to participate and help #AmeliasWish come true Saturday by picking up trash, offering random acts of kindness. Her request to the Make-A-Wish Foundation was to "take care of the world."