| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:11 PM
In life, you never know what the next moment might bring.
One moment you're a 14-year-old boogie-boarding at Daytona Beach and tubing on Lake Ivanhoe, and the next you're staring at an X-ray of a grapefruit-sized bomb in your youthful chest.
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:19 AM
As children's entertainer Mr. Richard, singer-songwriter Richard Peeples has offered highly elevated, rock 'n' roll whimsy to pint-sized audiences for more than 15 years in Orlando.
He'll be doing it again on Sunday at Orlando Repertory Theatre, but the...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Students at Boonsboro High School raised $1,722.72 to help fund blood cancer research and provide help and hope to thousands of patients and their families through the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Pennies for Patients program.
| Jan 28, 2013
After spending four miserable days in the hospital with gallstones, Chicago resident Priscilla Dias Hill resolved to improve her eating habits. Rather than working with a licensed dietitian, however, she chose a holistic health coach.
Dias Hill's coach,...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Sharon and John Gildee participated in their first Relay for Life of Washington County in 2008, the year after she was diagnosed with endometrial cancer, Sharon Gildee said Sunday.
Their team name for the fundraiser, which benefits American Cancer...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The mother of an Abilene senior battling cancer says her daughter must continue her treatment of chemotherapy. The news comes one day after Eyewitness News featured star athlete Carly Gassman.
A new MRI scan detected a positive reading on Gassman's...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:47 PM
How does somebody fight a one-in-a-million genetic disorder that makes a new cancer diagnosis almost as common as an annual bout with the flu?
Lainie Jones does it with grit, courage and plenty of humor.
"Oh, the joys of having veins like a heroin...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:39 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A University of Notre Dame graduate who launched a campaign to raise money for a cancer research group in memory of linebacker Manti Te'o's girlfriend says he is "shell-shocked" to learn the woman didn't exist.
Dan Tudesco, a...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Life usually starts slowing down a bit around the age of 60. But not for one man. He's speeding up. And he's hoping you'll help him on his way.
After 24 years as a Wichita police officer, Mark Jackson is used to putting on a uniform every day for...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After finding a lump in her breast, Laura Wells had to wait nearly six months before getting a confirmed diagnosis of cancer.
The 46-year-old Costa Mesa woman was uninsured and working part-time when she discovered the lump in 2007. She worked for...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:18 PM
The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced its approval of two new drugs and a diagnostic test that can be used to treat advanced or inoperable melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin disease.
Advanced melanoma has joined a wide range...