cancer

The Alarm’s Mike Peters shares his survival story

Welsh rocker -- and three-time cancer survivor -- Mike Peters never intended…

 

Scoop: Kathy Griffin alarms with bloody Trump head photo

Is Kathy Griffin shocking -- or not? The stand-up comic is pictured…

 

Folk great John McCutcheon back in action

Like clockwork, 64-year-old folk singer-songwriter John McCutcheon has toured through the Bay…

 

Scoop: Michael Douglas offers prayers for Val Kilmer

Val Kilmer, understandably, hasn’t been up for publicity about it, but Michael…

Synthetic turf poses potential health risks

San Francisco is littered with remnants of a questionable recycling program. Ground-up,…

Transforming discussions of death

Sex in America was so taboo that even though it was on…

Jimmy Carter says latest brain scan shows no cancer

ATLANTA — Jimmy Carter said Sunday that his most recent brain scan…

UN agency links hot dogs and other processed meat to cancer

PARIS — Bacon, hot dogs and cold cuts are under fire: The…

Cancer forces Jimmy Carter to slow down but not stop work

ATLANTA — Cancer in his brain is forcing Jimmy Carter to slow…

With humor and honesty, Carter talks about his cancer

ATLANTA — With a broad smile and an upbeat attitude, former President…

Nope, cancer is not ‘just bad luck’

A new cancer study is stirring up good controversy, as cancer experts…

Beat the cancer-obesity trap with diet, exercise

Q: My mom's obese, and I've been worried about her health for…

Actors, others gather at Chicago memorial for film critic Roger Ebert

CHICAGO — Hollywood actors and Chicago natives John Cusack and Joan Cusack…

George Gund III, original owner of San Jose Sharks, dies at 75

George Gund III, the original owner of the Sharks, has died. He…

Cancer survivor suspended over his long hairstyle

A Flint-area teenager and leukemia survivor has been suspended from school for…

Adrian woman helps kids with cancer stay warm

Betty Timm of Adrian likes to keep busy. After having surgery in…

Don’t get caught in the drug shortage crisis

You’ve seen it on TV, heard about it from friends and maybe…

British doctors ordered to cut back on cancer scans

WHAT: To save money, Britain’s National Health Service has demanded that family…

Music stars help girl battle cancer

Juliana Pena spends every day of her young life fighting to keep…

Survivor walks to help those without insurance

Two hundred teams will be hitting the streets of San Francisco for…