Cancer

  • Cancer drug shows promise to reverse symptoms in Parkinson’s disease

    A small phase I study provides molecular evidence that an FDA-approved drug for leukemia significantly increased brain dopamine and reduced toxic proteins linked to disease progression in patients with Parkinson’s disease or dementia with Lewy bodies. Dopamine is the brain chemical (neurotransmitter) lost as a result of death of...
  • Dr. Samadi: Being overweight is linked to 40% of cancer cases

    Here’s one more reason to reach a healthier body weight – a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says cancers associated with being overweight or obese account for 40% of all diagnoses of the disease in the United States. The good news since the...
  • Woman Mistakes Lumps Under Skin For Cancer!

    The woman, aged 30, had a back tattoo, which had been there for 15 years, but suddenly sparked a reaction(Image: fStop)...
  • NASCAR legend Robert Yates dead at 74

    NASCAR team owner and engine builder Robert Yates died Monday night at age 74.  His son Doug Yates, who today runs Robert Yates Engines, posted the news on Twitter, calling his dad his “hero.” Roush Yates also posted to its social media accounts that Yates died “surrounded by his...
  • Pitbull sends plane for cancer patients in Puerto Rico

    NEW YORK (FOX5NY) – A Puerto Rican congresswoman is thanking Cuban-American singer Pitbull for lending his private plane to help evacuate cancer patients from the hurricane-ravaged island. Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez took to Twitter Tuesday to thank Pitbull, whose real name is Armando Christian Perez, in Spanish for his generosity....
  • Mother says daughters accomplishments pushes her to fight cancer!

    After-school Taekwondo practice at Coppell Taekwondo Academy is where strength, discipline and resilience are taught. “What do you like about Taekwondo?” NBC 5’s Kristin Dickerson asked 13-year-old Hannah Derr. “It’s a really good workout, and it’s made me feel a lot more confident,” Hannah said. “These are most of...
  • Celebrity Breaks down after opening up about losing her mother to cancer!

    The 59-year-old’s beloved mother Annie, sadly passed away in 2012 after being diagnosed with mouth cancer over 20 years before. And in a heart-wrenching clip, the former Loose Women panelist admitted her family was “lucky” to have so much time with Annie as she was only given 12 months...
  • Video: Cancer Casanova played sick for sympathy and money with multiple women

    It’s a love story like you’ve never heard before. Ken Boyer, who says he was diagnosed with terminal cancer, was granted his dying wish to marry his long lost love Michelle after they reconnected on Facebook earlier this year. “I’ve got an illness I’m not supposed to survive from. It’s...
  • Dog The Bounty speaks out about his wife Beth Chapman diagnosis

    One day after his wife revealed she was diagnosed with stage II cancer, Duane “Dog” Chapman is speaking out.   “Thank you for your healing prayers and love for Beth during this difficult time,” the Dog the Bounty Hunter star, 64, wrote on Facebook on Friday, September 15. As previously reported, the reality TV personality, 49, who has...