1 in 3 Americans Has Used Tanning Beds, Upping Skin Cancer Risk
1 in 3 Not Meeting Colon Cancer Screening Guidelines: CDC
1 in 4 Smokers With Gene Defect May Get Lung Cancer
2 Pre-Surgery Drug Treatments Show Promise Against Aggressive Breast Cancer
2 Surgeries Work Equally Well for Female Incontinence, Study Finds
3D Mammograms May Improve Breast Cancer Screening
5 or More Bad Sunburns While Young Tied to Higher Melanoma Risk
80 Percent of Cancer Docs Have Faced Drug Shortages: Survey
A Father and Daughter's Race to Beat Leukemia
Abnormal Lung Scan May Be 'Teachable Moment' for Smokers
Acrylamide: An Unwelcome Part of Your Diet
Acupuncture No Better Than 'Sham' Version in Breast-Cancer Drug Study
Advanced Tonsil Cancer May Respond Well to Targeted Radiation
After Breast Cancer Surgery, Patient Assistance Programs Can Help
After Skin Cancer, Removable Model Replaces Real Ear
Age a Big Factor in Colon Surgery Complications, Study Finds
Air Travel Safe After Chest Surgery, Surgeon Says
Akynzeo Approved for Side Effects of Chemotherapy
Allergy to Some Metal Implants Linked to Rare Skin Cancer, Study Says
Always Ask a Vet Before Giving Painkillers to Pets, Expert Says
Amnesia Patient's Brain Helps Illuminate How Memory Works
Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise Among Young Adults, Study Finds
Anesthesia Complications Drop by Half, Study Finds
Anesthesia Type May Affect Recovery From Hip Fracture Repair
Anesthetic During Breast-Removal Surgery May Reduce Long-Term Pain
'Angelina Jolie Effect' Prompted More Testing for Breast Cancer Genes: Study
Angelina Jolie's Story Didn't Boost Knowledge of Breast Cancer Risks: Study
Animal Trials Show Promise for Treating Eye Cancer
Annual Mammograms Don't Reduce Breast Cancer Deaths, Study Contends
Anti-Seizure Drug May Guard Against Some Cancers
Appetite, Taste Changes Reported After Weight-Loss Surgery
Are You Eating Enough 'Powerhouse' Vegetables?
As Culture Changed, So Did Melanoma Risk, Study Finds
Aspirin May Not Protect Heart After Non-Cardiac Surgeries: Study
Aspirin's Ability to Prevent Colon Cancer May Depend on Your Genes
At-Home Stool Test for Colon Cancer Called Accurate, But Not Foolproof
Avastin Shows Mixed Results Against Different Cancers
Beauty, Not Health May Spur Teens to Use Sunscreen
Being Web-Savvy Tied to Better Health in Seniors: Study
Big Cigarette Tax Hikes Might Prevent 200 Million Deaths in a Century
Bigger Breasts, Lack of Exercise Tied to Breast Cancer Mortality
Black Veterans Less Likely to Get Colon Cancer Screening, Study Finds
Blacks Less Likely to See Cancer Specialists, Study Finds
Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return
Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Promise in Early Trial
Blood Test May Spot Pancreatic Cancer Earlier
Blood Test Might Help Spot Pancreatic Cancer Early
Blood Test Might Predict Speed of Recovery From Surgery: Study
Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery
Blood Vessel Treatment Might Reduce Symptoms of Enlarged Prostate
'Body Clock' May Explain Why Some Body Parts Age Faster Than Others
Body's Immune System Destroys Would-Be Cancer Cells Daily: Study
Bone Drugs Don't Lower Breast Cancer Risk After All, Study Finds
Bones Benefit From Exercise After Breast Cancer, Study Finds
Botox Tested on Stomach Cancer in Mice
Bras Blameless for Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Breast Cancer Diagnosed at Later Stage in Rural Patients: Study
Breast Cancer Drug Aromasin May Be Option for Some Premenopausal Women
Breast Cancer Drug Herceptin Linked to Risk of Heart Problems: Study
Breast Cancer Surgery Rates Vary Greatly in Canada
Breast-Density Changes May Be Tied to Cancer Risk: Study
Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk for Aggressive Breast Cancer in Black Women
Breath Test May Detect Signs of Lung Cancer: Study
Breath Test May Spot Lung Cancer
Burnout Common Among Transplant Surgeons, Study Reveals
Can Bike Riding Up Prostate Cancer Risk?
Can Prediabetes Raise Risk of Certain Cancers?
Can Weight-Loss Surgery Lower Cancer Risk for the Obese?
Cancer Center Ads Focus on Emotions More Than Facts, Study Finds
Cancer Diagnosis Can Take Toll on Mental Health, Study Finds
Cancer Patients Vulnerable to Complications From Flu
Cancer Survivors Face Mounting Costs of Continuing Medical Care: Study
Cancer Treatments in Pregnancy Safe for Offspring, Small Studies Find
Cancer 'Vaccine' for Advanced Disease Passes Early Hurdle
Canine Cancer Treatments Getting More Dog-Specific
Cataract Surgery a Plus for Someone With Dementia, Study Says
Cats Might Fare Better With Vaccinations in Tail
CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign
Certain Breast Cancer Patients May Need Little Treatment After Tumor Removal
Certain Colon Cancer Patients Might Benefit From Aspirin, Study Says
Certain Type of Brain Malformation May Be Best Left Alone
Cervical Cancer Screening Found to Benefit Older Women in New Study
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Doesn't Boost Clot Risk: Study
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report
Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cancer Risks
Chemo for Advanced Breast Cancer Might Be Enough
Chemo Might Give Certain Lung Cancer Patients an Edge
Chest Implant Might Help With Hard-to-Treat Sleep Apnea
Chest Radiation May Help Fight Some Advanced Lung Cancers: Study
Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News
Childhood Cancer Survivors a Growing Patient Population
Childhood Cancer Survivors More Likely to Be Hospitalized: Study
Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More
Cholesterol Drugs May Speed Healing After Surgery
Cholesterol Levels May Be Linked to Breast Cancer Risk
Cialis May Not Prevent Impotence in Men Treated for Prostate Cancer
Colon Cancer Cases Decline for Older Americans
Colonoscopy Is Good, Not Perfect
Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients
Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk
Complication Rate After Adult Tonsillectomy Higher Than Thought
Complication Rates Low With Mastectomy, Breast Reconstruction: Study
Complications Common, Costly With Some Kidney Stone Treatments
Coping Tips for Winter Skin
Cosmetic Eye Procedure May Ease Migraines, Small Study Says
Could a Blood Test Predict Breast Cancer's Return?
Could Antioxidants Speed Up Cancer Progression?
Could Daughter's Cancer Risk Be Affected by Father's Age at Birth?
Could Weight-Loss Surgery Help Slow Aging for Some?
C-Section Birth May Raise Risk of Adult Obesity: Study
Current Colon Cancer Screening Guidelines Might Miss Some Patients
CVS Caremark to Stop Selling Tobacco Products
Daily Aspirin May Guard Against Ovarian Cancer
Daily Aspirin May Help Prevent Cancer, Study Shows
Daily Exercise Lowers Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Daytime May Be Better for Gallbladder Removal
Death Rate After Hip, Knee Replacements Has Dropped Sharply: Study
Delaying Kid's Knee Surgery Could Be a Bad Play, Study Finds
Depression May Make It Harder to Beat Prostate Cancer
Despite Major Progress, Some Childhood Cancers Are Still Killers
Diabetes Linked With Lower Cancer Survival: Study
Diabetes Tied to Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Study
Did Bone Marrow Transplant Cure Peanut Allergy?
Diet, Lifestyle Affect Prostate Cancer Risk, Studies Find
Diets High in Dairy Might Boost Colon Cancer Survival, a Bit
Dissolving 'Scaffolds' Could Help Treat Leg Artery Disease
DNA Blood Test Might Identify Status of Prostate Cancer
DNA Test May Gauge Risk of Prostate Cancer's Return
Do Some Docs Have Vested Interest in Prescribing Radiation for Prostate Cancer?
'Doctor, Please Review This Checklist Before My Surgery'
Doctors May Need to Revise How They Evaluate Breast Biopsy Results
Doctors Regrow Large Areas of Muscle Lost in Injured Soldiers
Doctors' Skill at Colonoscopy May Affect Patients' Colon Cancer Risk: Study
'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds
Does Timing Play a Role in Survival After Hospital Admission, Surgery?
Dog Cancer Dates Back 11,000 Years, Scientists Say
Dog Study Suggests Bacteria as Cancer Fighter
Dogs May Help Spot Human Prostate Cancers, Study Finds
Double Mastectomy Doesn't Improve Survival, Study Finds
Double Mastectomy May Benefit Some Women With Inherited Breast Cancer
Double Mastectomy Often Not Needed, Study Finds
Drug Arimidex Cuts Risk for Breast Cancer in Older, High-Risk Women: Study
Drug Gives Big Survival Boost Against Type of Advanced Breast Cancer
Drug May Extend Survival for Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer
Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Drug May Lower Odds of Early Menopause in Breast Cancer Patients
Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections
Early Stem Cell Transplant May Benefit Some Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients
E-Cigarettes Don't Help Cancer Patients Quit Smoking: Study
Emergency Surgeries on Weekends Riskier for Kids: Study
Epilepsy Surgery Improves Patients' Lives, Research Finds
Even When Breast Cancer Gene Test Is Negative, Risk Can Persist: Study
Excess Weight a Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer: Report
Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk in Older Women, Study Finds
Exercise Helps Protect Black Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says
Exercise Linked to Improved Bladder Cancer Survival
Exercise Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk in Black Women
Exercise May Help Breast Cancer Survivors Battle Bone Loss
Exercise Might Ease Joint Pain Caused by Breast Cancer Drugs
Expanded DNA Testing Might Allow Personalized Breast Cancer Treatment
Experimental Breast Cancer Drug Seems Safe, Effective for Advanced Disease
Experimental Cervical Cancer Vaccine Looks Promising in Trial
Experimental Drug Helps Body Fight Advanced Melanoma: Study
Experimental Drug May Boost Leukemia Survival, Without Chemo
Experimental Drug May Extend Lung Cancer Survival, Study Suggests
Experimental Drug Shows Early Promise for Some Cases of Advanced Melanoma
Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Drug-Resistant Lung Cancer
Experimental Eyewear Helps Surgeons 'See' Cancer, Study Says
Experimental Therapy Shows Promise Against Type of Adult Leukemia
Experimental Treatment for Rare Soft-Tissue Cancer Shows Promise in Mice
Experimental Vaccines May Extend Life With Pancreatic Cancer
Experts Debate Value of Self-Exam for Testicular Cancer
Experts Warn About Skin Cancer 'Treatments' Sold Online
Experts: Don't Waste Your Money on Multivitamins
Faced With Prostate Cancer, It Helps to Know the Enemy
False-Positive Mammograms Don't Deter Women From Future Screening: Study
Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery
'Fat Hormone' Tied to Higher Colon Cancer Risk in Obese Men
FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids
FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Approval of At-Home Colon Cancer Test
FDA Approves Highly Accurate At-Home Colon Cancer Test
FDA Approves HPV Test as Initial Screen for Cervical Cancer
FDA Approves New Drug to Combat Melanoma
FDA Moves Female Incontinence Device to 'High Risk' Status
FDA OKs 2-Drug Combo Treatment for Advanced Melanoma
FDA Orders New Warning Labels for Tanning Beds
FDA Panel Recommends HPV Test As Replacement for Pap Smear
FDA Seeks to Improve Safety of Antiseptic Swabs
FDA Warns Against Nipple Test for Breast Cancer Screening
FDA Warns Against Procedure for Uterine Fibroids
Fertility Drugs May Not Raise Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Fewer Heart Patients Now Dying From Heart Disease, Study Shows
Fewer Pounds May Lead to Better Sex, Researchers Say
Fewer U.S. Teens Using Sunscreen, Study Finds
First-Time Colon Cancer Screening May Be Beneficial for Elderly
Fish, Exercise May Help Thwart Colon Cancer's Return: Study
Flavored Cigars Gaining in Popularity With U.S. Kids: CDC
For Women's Cancers, Where You're Treated Matters
'Freezing' Technique May Work for Some Women With Early Breast Cancer
Frequent Mammograms Tied to Lower Risk of Breast Cancer Spread
Fruits and Veggies May Reduce Death Risk, Study Suggests
'Gastric Banding' Patients Often Have Dietary Issues, Study Finds
Gene Exam Might Predict Breast Cancer Progression
Gene May Explain Link Between Meat and Colon Cancer Risk
Gene Testing May Boost Lung Cancer Survival: Study
Gene Tests May Improve Lung Cancer Care: Study
Gene Therapy May Hold Promise for Advanced Parkinson's Disease
Gene Therapy May Restore Sight in People With Rare Blinding Disease
Gene Therapy Shows Promise Against Leukemia, Other Blood Cancers
Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests
'Generally Reassuring' Findings on Fertility Drugs, Women's Cancers
Germs That Inhabit Gut May Affect Colon Cancer Risk
Getting Teeth Pulled Before Heart Surgery May Pose Serious Risks
Golden Retriever Study Sniffs for Cancer Clues
Good Odds for Those Who Need Bone Marrow Donor, Study Finds
Grill Safely This Holiday Weekend
Groups Call for Medicare Coverage of Lung Cancer Screening
Gut Bacteria May Reveal Colon Cancer, Study Finds
Half a Million Cancers Prevented by Colon Screenings: Study
Head, Throat Cancer Survival May Be Longer if Tumor Caused by HPV: Study
Health Tip: Caring for Someone With Cancer
Health Tip: Employing Art Therapy
Health Tip: Recovering After Knee Replacement
Health Tip: Returning to Normal After Hip Replacement
Healthy Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene: Expert Panel
Healthy Blood Flow Seen a Year After Face Transplants
Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills
Healthy Habits Might Reduce Your Colon Cancer Risk
Healthy Lifestyle May Boost Breast Cancer Survival
Heart Valve Replacement May Be Getting Safer for Seniors
Hepatitis C Could Become Rare Disease in 20 Years: Study
Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study Says
Hernia Repair Recovery Often Longer Than Expected
High Cholesterol Tied to Prostate Cancer's Return in Study
High-Fat Diet May Boost Breast Cancer Risk
'High-Intensity' Hospitals Save More Elderly After Surgery: Study
High-Risk Melanomas Often on Head or Neck, Study Finds
Hip Replacement Safe for Patients in Their 90s, Study Finds
History of Prostate Cancer Tied to Higher Odds for Melanoma
HIV Patients Less Likely to Get Cancer Treatment: Study
Home Visits May Help Heart Bypass Patients Fare Better
Hormone Levels May Help Predict Breast Cancer Risk, Study Finds
Hormone Therapy May Cut Risk of Repeat Joint Replacement Surgery in Women
Hospital Admission Day Tied to Outcomes for Children With Leukemia
Hospital Safety Improves for Heart Patients, Study Finds
Hospital-Related Infections Hit Nearly 650,000 Patients in 2011: CDC
Hospital's Efforts to Boost Patient Safety Pay Off
'House' TV Series Leads to Real-Life Diagnosis
HPV Test Beats Pap Smear in Gauging Cervical Cancer Risk, Study Finds
HPV Vaccination Rates Might Rise If More Docs Recommended It
HPV Vaccine Protects Against Infection 8 Years Out: Study
HPV Vaccine Rates Lagging in Southern U.S., Study Finds
HPV Vaccines May Be Less Effective for Black Women: Study
HPV-Linked Oral Cancers May Not Be 'Contagious'
HPV-Linked Throat Cancer May Have Telltale First Symptoms
Immune Therapy Induces Remission for Many With a Tough-to-Treat Blood Cancer
Immune-Based Treatment May Fight Advanced Cervical Cancer
Implantable Heart Devices Work, Regardless of Race: Study
Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Indoor Tanning Laws Help Keep Teen Girls Away, Study Finds
Indoor Tanning Leads to Early Skin Cancer, Study Says
Indoor Tanning Ups Melanoma Risk, Even Without Burning: Study
Induced Labor May Lower Risk for C-Section, Study Finds
Infections Rare in Outpatient Surgery Procedures, Study Finds
Injuries From Swallowed Magnets on the Rise in Kids, Study Finds
Instructional Video Improves Skin Cancer Diagnoses in Older Men: Study
Insurance Status May Affect Cancer Outcome: Study
Intravenous Vitamin C May Boost Chemo's Cancer-Fighting Power
Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery
Irregular Periods May Be Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer, Study Suggests
Is Obesity an Advantage After Heart Procedures?
Is Soy a Foe to Women With Breast Cancer?
Is the PSA Test Worth It? Major Study Is Inconclusive
It's Better to Prevent a Sunburn Than to Treat One, Dermatologist Says
IVF Conception Doesn't Seem to Raise Kids' Cancer Risk: Study
J&J Pulls Hysterectomy Tool Tied to Cancer Risk From Market
Joblessness an Unwanted Side Effect of Chemo for Breast Cancer
Just Seeing a Doctor May Boost the Odds of Surviving Melanoma
Key Questions to Ask Before Surgery
Kidney and Thyroid Cancer Rates Up Among U.S. Children, Study Finds
Kidney Injury During Surgery Tied to Risk of Heart Problems
Kidney Patients May Face Serious Side Effects From Weight-Loss Surgery
Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says
Knee Ligament Tears Don't Permanently Sideline Most College Football Players
Knee Replacement Surgeries Rising With Obesity Rates
Knee Surgery May Put Kids at Higher Risk for Future Arthritis
Lab-Grown Vaginas, Noses Herald New Options for Patients
Late-Stage Cancer Diagnosis More Likely in Uninsured Teens, Young Adults
Laxative Type Might Influence Colon Cancer Risk, Study Finds
Leeches Help Save Woman's Ear After Pit Bull Mauling
Less May Be More When It Comes to Gallbladder Surgery
Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says
Liver Cancer Drug Fails to Live Up to Early Promise
Low Cholesterol Levels May Spell Trouble for Kidney Cancer Patients
Low Vitamin D Linked to Aggressive, Advanced Prostate Cancers: Study
Lower Risk of Prostate Cancer Seen in Circumcised Blacks: Study
Lung Cancer Diagnosis Takes Toll on Patients' Sex Lives, Experts Say
Lung Cancer May Lie Dormant for 2 Decades
Lung Cancer Not on Many Women's Radar: Survey
Lung Cancer Surgery May Be Safest at High-Volume Hospitals, Study Finds
Lung Infections May Hamper Ability to Detect Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Test a Good Strategy for Melanoma: Study
Lymphoma Treatment May Harm, Halt Men's Sperm Production
Lymphoseek Approved for Diagnosing Cancer Severity
Male Cancer Survivors May Live Longer If They Exercise
Male Pattern Baldness Tied to Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests
Mammography Costs Soar for Seniors, But Detection Rates the Same: Study
Mammography Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths by 28 Percent: Study
Many Anesthesiologists Fail to Wash Hands, Study Shows
Many Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer Financially, Study Finds
Many Childhood Leukemia Survivors Aren't Taking 'Maintenance' Meds: Study
Many Lung Cancer Tumors May Prove Harmless, Study Finds
Many Patients Have Pain After Heart Surgery, Study Finds
Many People Not Told Cancer Tests Can Lead to 'Overtreatment'
Many Women Still Have Pain One Year After Breast Cancer Surgery
Many Women Suffer Persistent Pain After Mastectomy
Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study
Many Women With Breast Cancer Get Too Little Exercise
Many Young Americans Know Little About Cervical Cancer Vaccine
Medicaid Patients Get Worse Cancer Care, Studies Contend
Medicare Subsidy Helps Breast Cancer Patients Afford Treatment
Meditation May Help Teens Cope With Cancer
Melanoma Death Risk Higher for Men Living Alone?
Melanoma Drug Trials Show Significant Promise
Melatonin Doesn't Curb Delirium After Surgery
Memory Problems After Chemo Linked to Brain Changes
Men Develop Breast Cancer, Too
Men Feel More Pain After Major Surgeries, Study Finds
Men Who Smoke After Cancer Diagnosis Face Higher Death Risk
Men With Prostate Cancer May Not Always Get Best Advice
Mesh for Hernia Repair Reduces Recurrence, Study Suggests
Might Stomach Artery Treatment Be Future Weight-Loss Tool?
Millions Given Access to Breast, Cervical Cancer Screening: CDC
Minorities, Poor More Likely to Be Diagnosed With Advanced Thyroid Cancer
Moles May Be Harbinger of Higher Breast Cancer Risk
Money Problems Can Compromise Breast Cancer Care
More Breast Cancer Patients Choosing Reconstructive Surgery, Study Finds
More Doctors Than Consumers Favor Legalizing Medical Marijuana: Survey
More Evidence That HPV Vaccine Might Lower Cervical Cancer Risk
More Evidence Weight-Loss Surgery Helps People With Diabetes
More Women Having Reconstruction Surgery After Breast Cancer Treatment
Most Men With Breast Cancer Undergo Mastectomy, Study Finds
Most Women Don't Need Regular Pelvic Exams, New Guidelines State
Mouse Study Hints at Plastics Chemical's Link to Prostate Cancer Risk
Mouse Study Supports Notion of 'Tanning Addiction'
MRIs Plus Mammograms Best for High-Risk Women, Study Finds
Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say
Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope
Nail Salons' Drying Lamps Carry Small Cancer Risk
Nail-Gun Injuries on the Rise Among Construction Workers
Natural Delivery After a C-Section Often Successful: Study
Nearly 1 in 20 Cancer Patients Die Within Month of Surgery: Study
Necks, Butts Growth Areas for U.S. Plastic Surgeons
Nerve Blocking Procedure Fails to Impress in Weight Loss Study
New Approach May Boost Survival From Advanced Prostate Cancer
New Cancer Classification System Might Boost Patient Outcomes
New Clues to Why Blacks Fare Worse With Colon Cancer
New Colon Polyp Removal Method May Be Easier on Patients
New Drug Combo Might Help Older, Sicker Patients With Leukemia
New Drug May Boost Survival for Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients: Study
New Drug Shows Promise for Resistant Thyroid Cancer
New Gene Variants for Prostate Cancer Identified
New Guidelines for Treating Advanced Prostate Cancer
New Guidelines for Treating Form of Advanced Breast Cancer
New Guidelines Might Limit Need for Lymph Node Removal for Breast Cancer
New Guidelines Recommend Longer Tamoxifen Treatment
New Knees, Hips May Also Help the Heart
New Ligament Discovered in Human Knee
New Look at Past Studies Highlights Importance of Mammograms
New Research May Help Spare Patients 'Accidental Awareness' During Surgery
New Review Suggests Benefits of Annual Mammograms Are Overstated
New Stool Test Shows Promise as Colon Cancer Screen
New Test May Help Predict Survival From Ovarian Cancer
New Therapy May Shrink Enlarged Prostate With Fewer Side Effects: Study
New Treatment for Aggressive Breast Cancer Shows Some Promise
New Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Ease Chronic Heartburn
Newer Anti-Estrogen Treatment May Benefit Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Newer Drug Helps Myeloma Patients Who Can't Have Transplant
Newer Radiation Therapy Treats Prostate Cancer More Quickly: Study
Newsman Tom Brokaw Battling Blood Cancer
Newsman Tom Brokaw Has Many Treatment Options for His Blood Cancer
No Drop in Smokeless Tobacco Use Among U.S. Workers: CDC
No Good Data For or Against Taking Vitamins, Experts Say
No Link Between Sleep Apnea, Cancer, Study Finds
No Rise of PTSD Seen in Children With Cancer
Number of Cancer Survivors Will Reach 19 Million in Next Decade: Report
Ob/Gyn Groups Issue Guidelines to Lower C-Section Rates
Obese in Adolescence, Colon Cancer in Later Life?
Obese Patients With Pancreatic Cancer Have Shorter Survival, Study Finds
Obesity Is Driving Surge in Knee Replacements, Study Finds
Obesity May Raise Breast Cancer Death Risk for Some Women
Obesity May Raise Death Risk From Tongue Cancer
Obesity May Shorten Colon Cancer Survival
Obesity Tied to Higher Cancer Risk for Colon Cancer Survivors
Obesity, Smoking Might Threaten Implants After Mastectomy
Older Breast Cancer Patients Do Follow Drug Therapy: Study
Older Patients May Fare Better in Trauma Centers That Treat More of Their Peers
Oncologists' Group Calls for Measures to Curb Obesity-Related Cancers
One in 10 Cancer Survivors Still Smoke Years Later, Study Finds
One Woman's Cancer Battle Highlights Promise of New Treatment
'One-Stop' Radiation Treatment Might Offer Breast Cancer Care Alternative
Only Close Family History Needed for Cancer Risk Assessment
Only High-Risk Women Need Breast Cancer Gene Test: Experts
Ovarian Cancer DNA Detected in Vaginal Fluid, Researchers Report
Ovarian Cancer Gene May Point to Early Removal of Ovaries: Study
Ovary Removal Might Raise Odds for Bone Loss, Heart Disease
Overweight Men May Face Higher Death Risk From Prostate Cancer: Study
Pain Can Plague Women After Knee Replacement Surgery
Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be Sign of Skin Cancer
Painkillers May Halve Risk of Breast Cancer Return in Obese Women: Study
Pair of Pills Shows Promise for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer Will Be 2nd Deadliest Cancer by 2030: Study
Parenthood May Push Cancer Patients to Seek More Treatment
Partial HPV Vaccine Series May Help Prevent Genital Warts in Girls
Partial Skull Removal May Save Older Patients' Lives After Massive Stroke
Pavement Sealant Ban Linked to Cleaner Lake Water
People Seek Out Health Info When Famous Person Dies
People With Kidney Disease Show Higher Cancer Risk in Study
Personal Reminders Seem to Boost Mammography Rates
Pilots, Cabin Crews Face Higher Risk of Skin Cancer, Study Says
Placing Donor Windpipe First in Patient's Arm Helps With Transplant
Polyp Removal Doesn't Always Signal Raised Colon Cancer Risk, Study Says
Poor Diet May Spur Inflammation-Related Health Problems
Poorer Women Delay Examination of Breast Lumps, Study Suggests
Popular Crohn's, Colitis Drugs Not Linked to Short-Term Cancer Risk: Study
Possible Advance for Some Late-Stage Lung Cancer Patients
Possible Gap Seen in Adult Care for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Post-Op Pain Management Improves in Past Decade, Survey Shows
Post-Surgery Pain Tied to Temporary Memory Decline in Mice
Post-Surgical Tests Might Help Spot Colon Cancer's Return
Precancerous Cells on Cervix Tied to Higher Risk of Disease, Death
Prescription Drug Use Continues to Climb in U.S.
Prescription Eardrops Seem Best for Kids With Recurrent Ear Infection: Study
President's Panel Calls for More Girls, Boys to Get HPV Vaccine
Preventive Steroids May Not Help Heart Bypass
Prisons That Bar Smoking May Boost Inmates' Health: Study
Progress Against Cancer May Be Greater Than Thought
Prostate Biopsies May Cause Unnecessary Worry for Many Men, Study Finds
Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach
Racial Differences Seen in Pancreatic Cancer Death Rates
Radiation Before Surgery May Improve Survival From Rare Lung Cancer
Radiation for Breast Cancer May Raise Heart Risks: Study
Radiation May Equal Surgery, With Easier Recovery, for Cancerous Lymph Nodes
Radiation-Free Cancer Scans: Coming Soon?
Rat Study Suggests Light at Night Might Hamper Breast Cancer Therapy
Red Meat May Raise Breast Cancer Risk, Study Suggests
Removable 'Gut Sleeve' Might Become a Future Weight-Loss Tool
Removal of Faulty Mesh for Incontinence May Not Improve Women's Symptoms
Removing Healthy Breast of Little Benefit to Breast Cancer Patients: Study
Review Finds Weight-Loss Surgery Safe and Effective
Routine Mammograms Found Not Helpful for Most Women Over 70
Running Might Beat Walking for Breast Cancer Survivors
Rural Cancer Survivors May Retire Sooner, Get Less Paid Disability
Safety Checklists for Surgery May Not Lower Deaths, Complications: Study
Salamanders May Hold Clues to Human Scar Healing
Schizophrenia May Raise Dementia Risk in Older Adults
Scientists Detect Early Sign of Pancreatic Cancer
Scientists Explore Effect of Exercise on Prostate Cancer Patients
Scientists Get Closer to the Stem Cells That May Drive Cancers
Scientists Report Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes
Scientists 'Silence' Aggressive Brain Cancer Gene in Mice
Scientists Use Fishing Line, Thread to Make Artificial Muscles
Screening for HPV May Be Better Than Pap Test, Study Suggests
Screening May Help Boost Liver Cancer Survival Rates
Serious Health Issues May Await Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Sexually Transmitted Cancer Still Plaguing Dogs
Sharp Rise in Risk With New Breast Cancer Gene, Scientists Say
Shield Yourself From the Sun
Shingles Vaccine Still Effective After Chemotherapy
Shoulder Replacement May Help for Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Surgery Gets NFL Players Back in the Game
Sigmoidoscopy Does Cut Risk of Dying From Colon Cancer: Study
Single Dose of HPV Vaccine May Be Enough to Guard Against Cervical Cancer
Skin Cancer May Have Driven Evolution of Black Skin
Skin Cancer Prevention Tips
Skin Cancer Risk Seen in Vietnam Vets Exposed to Agent Orange
Skin Cells Used to Create Heart Valve for Growing Kids
Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray
'Sleep Hormone' Tied to Possible Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
Slight Drop in Rate of Advanced Cancers, CDC Says
Smoking Tied to Higher Post-Op Medical Costs
Smoking, Drinking Combo Raises Odds for Esophageal Cancer
Smoking-Related Illnesses in U.S. Total 14 Million, Report Finds
So-Called 'Apple Shape' Not a Risk Factor for Breast Cancer: Study
Social Isolation Linked to More Pain After Hip Replacement
Some Benefits of Screening Elderly Women for Breast Cancer Questioned
Some Birth Control Pills May Up Breast Cancer Risk
Some Breast Cancer Patients May Get Drug-Linked Heart Failure: Study
Some Diabetes Drugs May Affect Cancer Risk in Women: Study
Some Hip-Replacement Parts Not Proven Safe or Effective: Study
Some Prostate Cancer Patients Might Safely Delay Hormonal Therapy: Study
Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk
Some Women Cite Personal Growth After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Sophisticated Chest Scans May Raise Children's Lifetime Cancer Risk
Southeastern States Have Highest Rates of Preventable Deaths
Soy Foods Don't Seem to Protect Against Uterine Cancer: Researchers
Statin Use Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Death Risk
Statins May Aid Survival From Colon Cancer
Steaming Broccoli Preserves Potential Power to Fight Cancer: Study
Steep Drops in Weight May Raise Risks After Body-Contour Surgeries
Stem Cell Transplants May Harm Recipient's Sex Life
Stenting of Neck Arteries Tied to Higher Stroke Risk in Seniors
Stepped-Up Screening Would Uncover More Lung Cancers, Study Says
Still Too Few Minority Participants in U.S. Clinical Trials, Study Finds
Stopping Statins for Terminal Patients a Safe Option: Study
Study Adds to Evidence That HPV Vaccine Helps Guard Against Cervical Cancer
Study Compares Tissue-Based or Mechanical Replacement Heart Valves
Study Compares Treatments for Arm Swelling Due to Breast Cancer
Study Examines Effort to Preserve Voice During Thyroid Surgery
Study Finds Steroids May Not Be Helpful After Infant Liver Surgery
Study Finds Tonsillectomy Just as Safe for Adults as Kids
Study Links Coffee to Lower Liver Cancer Risk
Study Links Vasectomy to Aggressive Prostate Cancer
Study Questions Safety of Common Anesthesia Drug
Study Questions Use of Beta Blockers Before Heart Bypass Surgery
Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries
Study Questions Value of Common Knee Surgery
Study Sees No Evidence Linking Diabetes Drugs With Pancreatic Cancer
Study Supports Radiation When Breast Cancer Spreads to Few Lymph Nodes
Study Ties Too Much Sitting to Risks for Certain Cancers
Study Ties Weight-Loss Surgery to Higher Risk of Preemie Birth
Study Ties Y Chromosome Variations to Prostate Cancer Risk
Study: Coffee Might Lower Risk of Liver Cancer
Study: Daily Low-Dose Aspirin May Help Ward Off Pancreatic Cancer
Study: Many Seniors Get Unnecessary Cancer Tests
Study: Pollen Allergies May Raise Risk for Blood Cancers in Women
Study: Vigorous Exercise Seems Safe for Heart Transplant Recipients
Suicide a Risk for Young Cancer Patients, Study Finds
Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal
Surge in Thyroid Cancer Cases May Be Due to Overdiagnoses: Study
Surgeons' Group Gives Gift of New Hips, Knees to Uninsured
Surgery Doubted as a Migraine Reliever
Surgery Isn't Only Option for Women With Ovarian Cancer Genes
Surgery May Benefit Younger Prostate Cancer Patients
Surgery Might Top Drugs as First Therapy for Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Surgery Soon After Stroke Can Be Risky: Study
Surgery With Follow-Up Radiation Best for Tongue Cancer: Study
Surgical 'Glue' May Help Repair Sick Children's Hearts
Surgical Outcomes Worse for People on Medicaid: Study
Sutures Bested Staples After C-Section in Study
Taller People May Have Lower Risk of Esophageal Cancer: Study
Tanning Salons Now Outnumber McDonald's Outlets in Florida: Study
Targeted Drugs Among Successes Against Cancer, Says New Report
Targeted Radiation Might Help Fight Advanced Breast Cancer: Study
Task Force Recommends Hep B Screening for High-Risk People
Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study
Teens Who Prefer Menthols Are Heavier Smokers: Study
Testicular Cancer Up Sharply Among Young Hispanics, Study Finds
Tests May Someday Show Which Breast, Prostate Cancers Will Turn Aggressive
Three Groups Miss Out on Colon Cancer Survival Gains, Study Says
Thyroid Tumors May Be More Dangerous for Cancer Survivors: Study
Timely Surgery Tied to Better Outcomes After Hip Fracture
Timing of Day's First Cigarette May Influence Lung Cancer Risk
Tired Surgeons May Not Be Error-Prone
Tobacco Myths Continue Half-Century After Landmark U.S. Report
Tobacco Tied to Higher Risk of Oral HPV Infection, Study Finds
'Tommy John' Surgery Gets Major League Pitchers Back on the Mound
Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids
Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say
Too Much Sitting May Be Harmful for Older Women
Too Much Sitting Tied to Higher Risk of Colon Polyps in Men
Transfusions Risky During Certain Heart Procedures, Study Finds
Treatment Costs Vary for U.S. Children Born With Heart Defects
Treatment Delays for Many Who Need Gallbladder Surgery: Study
Treatment May Prevent Esophagus Condition From Progressing to Cancer
Troubled Launch of 'Obamacare' Tops Health News for 2013
Tumor-Targeting Agent Attaches to Cancer Cells: Study
Two-Thirds of U.S. Adults May Carry HPV
Type 2 Diabetes Might Raise Risk of Liver Cancer
Type of Kidney Disease May Dictate Cancer Risk
Type of Surgical Anesthesia Might Influence Prostate Cancer's Return
U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Decline: Report
U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Again: Report
U.S. Cervical Cancer Rates Higher Than Thought
U.S. Children's Hospitals Vary Widely In Tonsillectomy Care
U.S. Could Face Shortage of Cancer Doctors
U.S. Health Officials Urge Renewed Fight to Stamp Out Cigarette Use
U.S. Life Expectancy Hits Record High of Nearly 79 Years: CDC
U.S. Lung Cancer Rates Continue to Drop: CDC
U.S. Lung Cancer Rates Falling Overall, Study Finds
U.S. Panel Backs Routine Lung CT Scans for Older, Heavy Smokers
Ultrasound of Lymph Nodes No Less Accurate for Obese Women, Study Says
Unneeded Cancer Care Is Rare, Study Finds
Untreated Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Surgical Complications: Study
Urine Test for HPV Works Well, Analysis Finds
Use of Breast MRIs Way Up, Studies Find
Use Your 'ABCDE' to Spot Deadly Skin Cancer
Varicose Vein Treatments All Work, but Aren't Quite Equal
Vegetables in Childhood May Benefit Breast Health
Viewing E-Cigarette Use May Keep Smokers From Quitting
Vitamin D Supplements Won't Help Prevent Disease: Review
Vitamin D: A Key to a Longer Life?
Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Might Double Chances of Prostate Cancer
Voice Changes May Follow 'Nose Job' in Some Patients
Watchful Waiting May Not Be Best for Black Men With Prostate Cancer
Ways to Cut Your Colon Cancer Risk
Weight Loss May Boost Success of Joint-Replacement Surgery
Weight Loss Surgery May Help Ease Urinary Incontinence
Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study
Weight-Loss Surgery May Ease Type 2 Diabetes Long-Term
Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Prevent Heart Rhythm Disorder
Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Always Help With Depression
Weight-Loss Surgery Might Help Mild Knee Pain
Weight-Loss Surgery Safe for Very Obese Teens, Study Says
Weight-Loss Surgery Seems to Beat Diet and Exercise
What Not to Do for Migraines
When Is the Cost of Cancer 'Toxic'?
Whites More Likely to Undergo Weight-Loss Surgery: Study
Whole-Genome Scans Not Quite Ready for Widespread Use: Study
Why Many U.S. Preteens Aren't Getting the HPV Shot
Wider Waistline May Mean Shorter Lifespan: Study
Woman's Thyroid Tumor Yields Clues on How to Battle Cancer
Women More Open to Weight-Loss Surgery
Women Over 75 May Benefit From Mammograms
Women With Breast Cancer Genes More Likely to Choose Extensive Surgery
Workers Need More Protection From Silica Dust, Report Finds
Y Chromosome Loss Linked to Higher Cancer Risk in Men
Yoga May Help Breast Cancer Patients During Radiation Therapy
Yoga May Reduce Fatigue, Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors
Young Pro Pitchers May Face Higher Risk of 'Tommy John' Surgery: Study
Younger Skin Cancer Survivors May Be at Risk for Other Cancers
Your Income Might Influence Your Risk for Certain Cancers