'Mutant Chickens' Laying Eggs Full Of Cancer-Fighting DrugsResearchers in Japan are using genetically engineered hens to lay cancer-battling eggs.
CDC: 40 Percent Of U.S. Cancer Cases Linked To Being OverweightAccording to the CDC, at least 13 different types of cancer have been linked to being overweight or obese.
Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
17-Year Old Holds Huge Garage Sale To Raise Money For 2-Year Old With CancerTim Long, 17, will hold a huge garage sale this weekend and will give all the money raised to the family of Beau Dowling, a two-year old in West Beverly who has cancer.
Chicago Police Officers Honored At Race For The CureTwenty heroes, including two Chicago Police officers, will be honored as a "More than Pink Hero" at the 20th Anniversary Mother's Day Race for the Cure on May 14.
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.