Pediatric Cancer Survivor Shaves Chicago Doctor's Head In Virtual St. Baldrick's FundraiserIt's March, which means it's time for St. Baldrick's - when brave but benevolent souls shave their heads to raise needed money for childhood cancer research.
Cells From Purdue Super Fan, Tyler Trent, To Be Used For Cancer ResearchCells from Tyler Trent, the Purdue University super fan and cancer activist who died in January, are being used by cancer researchers to study the disease.
Cancer Expected To Kill More Than 9 Million People Globally This Year, Report FindsThe World Health Organization's cancer research arm estimated in a report released Wednesday that there will be about 18 million new cases of cancer globally this year and 9.6 million deaths.
Pancreatic Cancer Survivor: "No One Else Should Be Told To Go Home And Die""The first doctor who saw me told me to go home and die," Moses told CBS News. But now, after 34 rounds of chemotherapy, she is a 6-year survivor of pancreatic cancer and is advocating for others with the deadly disease.
Study: Bacon Linked To Causing CancerFor many people, bacon is likened to a gift from above. However, the popular breakfast food, delicious as it may be, has been linked to causing various types of cancer.
Geneva HS Football Player Raises Money For Cancer ResearchAfter watching a close friend lose a loved one to childhood cancer, Reilly Waldoch is dedicating this season to that little girl.
Cyclists Raise Money For Cancer Research In 'Cycle For Survival'Spin classes in Chicago and across the country have been helping to raise money to find a cure for rare forms of cancer.
Webb, Adams Win 2010 Picolo AwardsOn Tuesday, the Chicago Bears announced that J’Marcus Webb and Anthony Adams are the 2010 recipients of the Brian Piccolo Award.
NU's Fitzgerald To Shave Head For CharityNorthwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald will be among several Wildcat players and coaches who will shave their heads to benefit St. Baldrick's Foundation.
Swimmers Dive In To Fund Cancer ResearchThousands of swimmers across the country dove in head first for a great cause on Tuesday, in honor or one of their fellow athletes whom they lost four years ago.