The court next meets on Jan. 7. Despite her health problems, Ginsburg has never missed arguments.
By Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress, The Conversation
The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency solicited the advice of a controversial toxicologist, Edward Calabrese, to consider changes to how it regulates radiation.
By Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press
The Trump administration is turning to scientific outliers who argue that a bit of radiation damage is actually good for you — like a little bit of sunlight.
James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo won the 2018 Nobel Prize in in Medicine for a branch of medicine that calls on our immune systems to fight tumors.
By Dr. Howard Markel
The cause of his untimely death was most likely glioblastoma, the same type of brain cancer that killed Senators Edward M. Kennedy in 2009 and John McCain this September.
By Amanda Grennell
An EPA report on formaldehyde, more than a decade in the making, still hasn't been released to the public.
By Laura Santhanam
Breast, cervical, colorectal and prostate cancer accounted for four out of 10 new cancer diagnoses and a fifth of all cancer deaths in recent years, the CDC says in a new report.
A study from Harvard Medical School suggests better conversations about end-of-life care could help close the gap.
A new study suggests that women might benefit from individualized approaches to mammograms rather than from universal guidelines.
By Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer
The study is the largest ever done of breast cancer treatment, and the results are expected to spare up to 70,000 patients a year in the United States and many more elsewhere the ordeal and expense of these drugs.
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