Woman Receives Heart-Wrenching Note, Final Gift From Dad 5 Years After His DeathA Tennessee woman celebrating her 21st birthday received one final gift from her father. The occasion was even more special because the young woman's dad passed away five years ago.
Boy With Cancer Who Wanted Cards For His Last Christmas DiesA 9-year-old Maine boy with cancer has died after his wish for a Christmas celebration was fulfilled.
9-Year-Old With Cancer Wants Cards For His Last ChristmasJacob Thompson, who suffers from Stage 4 high-risk neuroblastoma, will celebrate Christmas early this year with a final gift request of Christmas cards.
'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.'