Cancer Survivors Can Develop PTSD, Too


People usually imagine post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as happening to war veterans or assault victims. More >

Cancer Survivors Often Face Another Hurdle: Faster Aging


Treatments that help people beat cancer also can cause them to age prematurely and die sooner, Mayo Clinic researchers report. More >

What is RSV?

How to Spot the Virus That Puts Some Babies in the Hospital


Is your baby's stuffy nose and cough just a cold or something more serious? More >

Survival Continues to Improve for Most Cancers


Overall cancer death rates in the United States continue to fall, but racial gaps persist, a new report says. More >

Half Report Severe Side Effects From Breast Cancer Therapy


About half of early stage breast cancer patients experience severe side effects from their treatment, a new study finds. More >

U.S. Deaths From Cervical Cancer May Be Underestimated


The number of women who die from cervical cancer in the United States may be higher than previously believed, and the risk is greatest among older and black women, a new study finds. More >

Better Detection, Treatment Cited

Report: U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Fall


Cancer death rates in the United States have dropped 25 percent since the early 1990s, a new report reveals. More >

Therapy Benefits Triple-Negative Patients

Intense Chemo Offers Little Benefit for Most Early Breast Cancer


A more intense type of chemotherapy offers little benefit over standard chemotherapy for women with high-risk early breast cancer, European researchers report. More >

Study Finds High Rate of Antidepressant Use After Cancer


Treatment for depression and anxiety is nearly twice as common among U.S. cancer survivors as it is for those who never had the disease, a new study finds. More >

'Smart Bomb' Targets Tough-to-Treat Breast Cancer


A new drug therapy shows promise for treating triple-negative breast cancer, an especially aggressive form of the disease, researchers say. More >