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8 Things You Should Know About Parents of Childhood Cancer Warriors

8 Things You Should Know About Parents of Childhood Cancer Warriors

Any parent that is responsible to care for a child with cancer is faced with a heart wrenching and desperate journey, to care for and provide for this special child.

Cancer didn’t stop me from finishing my degree, starting a charity and running a triathlon

Cancer didn’t stop me from finishing my degree, starting a charity and running a triathlon

Jake Teitelbaum is clear from Hodgkin’s lymphoma and in his final year at Wake Forest Jake Teitelbaum had just finished his junior year when he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system. While he tried to continue his studies…

Sandy man diagnosed with cancer meets idol Chuck Norris

Sandy man diagnosed with cancer meets idol Chuck Norris

Chuck Norris proves once again he is always on the side of good. He recently surprised a man in Sandy, Utah with Down syndrome and a recent stage 4 diagnosis of gastrointestinal cancer. Cheuck and Gena Norris stayed for a 30-minute visit laughing.

While skin cancer rates are going up everywhere else in the US, they are dropping in the Northeast

While skin cancer rates are going up everywhere else in the US, they are dropping in the Northeast

Nationally, melanoma cases have steadily increased over the past two decades. The American Cancer Society estimates that when 2016 cases are tallied, more than 76,000 Americans will have been diagnosed during the year.

Poisonous Sea Squirt is the source of a New Mesothelioma Drug

Poisonous Sea Squirt is the source of a New Mesothelioma Drug

Things are found in surprising places… like under the ocean. Under the waves a creature called the Caribbean Sea Squirt has been identified as the source of a very unique drug that is effective against mesothelioma.

Cannabis and Cervical Cancer

Cannabis and Cervical Cancer

A new study out of Northwest University in South Africa suggests that cannabis (marijuana) may prove useful in combating cervical cancer. Via test tube analysis scientist have found the non-psychotropic cannabinoid CBD (cannabidiol), of Cannabis sativa extract which may contain anticarcinogens useful in fighting cancer.