A U.S. health panel wants to widen the number of Americans offered yearly scans for lung cancer by opening the screening to less-heavy smokers. Lung cancer is the nation’s top cancer killer, causing more than 135,000 deaths each year. Smoking is the chief cause and quitting the best protection. Usually, lung cancer is diagnosed too […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom skated with team Tuesday in one of the few times he’s hit the ice since he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer. The 23-year-old Lindblom, a native of Sweden, has been ruled out of play should the NHL season resume. Lindblom said he was […]
Blood clots in COVID-19 patients that can lead to severe illness or death have puzzled researchers as they strive to learn more about how the virus attacks the body.
9/11 first responders are once again facing another hurdle after many of them have been diagnosed with cancer. They say their compromised immune systems have made them more at risk for COVID-19.
Yale cancer researchers are joining the fight against COVID-19 with a study underway focused on antibodies.
Since the outbreak, COVID-19 has been front and center pushing back cancer and other illnesses.
CT Checkup: Wolcott grocery store overwhelmed during pandemic supports local couple with stage-four cancer
Michael Mancini and his girlfriend, Carole Motycka are both living with stage-four colon cancer. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, basic activities like grocery shopping became unsafe. Until a local grocery store stepped in.
Patients who are undergoing cancer treatments should be especially vigilant in the prevention of COVID-19.
Experts discuss COVID-19 impact on cancer patients, expected increase of cases following protests and businesses reopening
Healthcare professionals are learning so much as we go through this pandemic.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jacob Foxworthy and his parents waited patiently as their car crawled through pit road at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on this most unusual of graduation days. When his turn came, the Speedway High School senior climbed out and walked across the race track’s iconic yard of bricks, his mother and father holding hands […]