| Jun 13, 2012
| 2:46 PM
These days’ scientists say the strangest things can cause cancer. For instance, deodorant has been linked to breast cancer. Eating too much salty soup increases risk for stomach cancer, and permanent hair dye can lead to bladder cancer.
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Kira Ellis remembers meeting Madison "Maddy" Boutelle two years ago.
"When we first saw each other, we knew we were going to be best friends," the 14-year-old said. "She came up to me, I stuck out my hand to shake her hand, and she just hugged me."...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 10:12 AM
After battling a grade four brain tumor Meg Keating realized she could accomplish anything. After making it through months of radiation and chemotherapy Meg was ready to get back to a more normal life, but the journey left her with a new purpose in life....
| Jun 16, 2012
| 12:30 PM
CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the Federal Communications Commission is asking for a review of the agency's stance on radiofrequency energy emitted from cell phones amid lingering concerns that the devices may cause brain tumors.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Alexion is a biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products. Our marketed product Soliris®...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Reports conflicted Wednesday over whether the 84-year-old former president of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, was clinically dead.
The state-run Middle East News Agency, citing medical sources, said he was declared clinically dead shortly after arriving late...
| Jun 20, 2012
Kylee Basham has half a brain. Literally. The 30-year-old Navy wife, who moved to Newport News from Arizona with her husband, Joshua, a year ago, has beaten the odds. At age 17, tired of living with multiple daily seizures and desperate to be able to...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:49 PM
The first ever "Head for the Cure" 5k in Wichita will take place Saturday. Similar events have been successful in Overland Park, Lawrence, and in Missouri and Texas, but this will be the first one in Wichita.
The 'honorary starters' of the run will be...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:12 PM
An experimental treatment is offering new hope to patients fighting one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer.
Researchers at Indiana University Health Neuroscience and the IU Simon Cancer Center are recruiting participants for a clinical study...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Harry Dill is no stranger to miracles. Less than nine months ago he defied the odds and overcame adversity in the form of a brain tumor.
So when he stepped to the plate with the score tied, a runner on and two out in the final inning, he was ready to...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 11:11 AM
I did not think I’d ever see a better medical documentary series than the Emmy-Award-winning “Hopkins 24/7” that aired in 2000 or its sequel, “Hopkins,” which won a Peabody Award in 2008. The backstage access, immediacy and...