Cancer Comes Down To Luck More Often Than Not, Study FindsAccording to a study published in Science Magazine, two-thirds of cancer is completely random.
2 Investigators: Disability System Waits Out Terminally Ill ApplicantsTime sometimes runs out before people can collect their "Compassionate Allowance" from the Social Security Administration. CBS 2's Dave Savini talks with a cancer patient.
One-Fourth Of US Cancer Deaths Linked With 1 Thing: SmokingCigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in southern states where smoking is more common and tobacco control policies are less strict.
Gateway For Cancer Research Celebrates MilestoneGateways hosts Saturday the Great Gateway Cures gala at Navy Pier to celebrate 25 years of 'illuminating the way to cures.'
Family Of Toddler With Leukemia 'Forever Grateful' For Letter From Anthony RizzoThe letter from the Cubs' first baseman has since gone viral on social media.
Organization Sends Gift Bags To Cancer PatientsThe organization Lemons of Love knows what items may help chemo patients. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Teacher Launches Effort To Raise Money For Student's Cancer Treatment A teacher at an elementary school near Washington Park is leading the efforts to raise money tomorrow for a 6th grade girl who has Stage 4 cancer.
Biden To Cancer Researchers: Work TogetherThe vice president, speaking to oncologists gathered in Chicago, discouraged them from pursuing the "cult of the individual." CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Cancer Walk Brings 4,000 People To Grant ParkThe Cancer Survivors’ Celebration Walk & 5K is considered one of the largest in the U.S.
Electrode Cap Helping Keep Man’s Brain Tumor At BayIn this Original Report, CBS 2's Mai Martinez talks to the man who says it's given him a new lease on life.
Girl Who Battled Cancer Dies Days After Becoming Honorary Police OfficerChicago police said they were notified Madison Pruitt passed away Sunday, four days after she got a visit from interim Supt. Eddie Johnson and dozens of officers.
Dozens Shave Their Heads To Raise Money To Fight Cancer Dozens of people showed their support in the fight against cancer by shaving their heads for the annual St Baldrick's event.