Most of these lost healthy years are snuffed out in countries with the fewest resources children need to treat cancer, the study said.
By Matthew Perrone, Associated Press
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it called for the removal after new information showed Allergan's Biocell breast implants with a textured surface were tied to the vast majority of cases of a rare form of lymphoma.
By Vicky Stein
Understanding your sunscreen may convince you to actually wear it.
By Stuart Thompson, The Conversation
Humans and other mammals and birds would have been killed many times over by Chernobyl's radiation that plants in the most contaminated areas received. So why is plant life so resilient to radiation and nuclear disaster?…
By Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer
Instead of making doctors plead their case first to companies and then to the FDA, the FDA will become the initial step and will assign a staffer to quickly do the paperwork.
By Paul Solman
General Russel Honore commanded an infantry division in Korea and saw action in Operation Desert Storm, but it was his service as Commander of the Joint Task Force Katrina in 2005 that won him national acclaim. The experience of viewing…
By Associated Press
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says his doctors say he's in "near remission" of advanced pancreatic cancer and his response to the treatment is "kind of mind-boggling."…
By Associated Press
The Oakland jury on Monday delivered Monsanto's third such loss in California since August.
By Charles Betley, The Conversation
April 15 is Tax Day, as well as the date each year on which the largest tobacco companies pay $9 billion dollars to states because of tobacco-related illnesses such as cancer and heart disease. But what is the real cost…
By Marla Cone, Kaiser Health News
You have the questions about glyphosate, Roundup and cancer. We have the answers.
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