Cancer

Health News

Italy Balzan Prize

2 US scientists awarded Balzan Prize for cancer research

Babies

Sacrifice for Life

Woman who chose baby instead of chemotherapy has died

Cancer

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Scientists: New device accurately identifies cancer in seconds

Cancer

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Writing your way through cancer

Cancer

Cancer Gene Therapy

Penn's 'living drug' for tough childhood leukemia gains historic approval

Cancer

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Class-action lawsuit alleges paint maker Sherwin-Williams caused cancer cluster in South Jersey

Research

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Philly scientists develop promising immunotherapy technology for prostate cancer

Travel

Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines employee delivers lost luggage to cancer patient overnight

Cancer

Cancer Screening Blood Test

Study boosts hope of 'liquid biopsies' for cancer screening

Music

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St. Joe’s grad takes charitable business on the road in moving music festival

Cancer

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Cancer patients' gray hair darkened on immunotherapy drugs

Cancer

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Penn's novel leukemia treatment could be 1st U.S. gene therapy

Health

Science Says Prostate Cancer

Science Says: Not all cancers need treatment right away

Obituaries

Freddy Pompeii

Memorial service to recall life of punk-rock icon Freddy Pompeii

Events

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Thousands attend Race for the Cure to continue Mother's Day tradition in Philly

Cancer Research

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Penn researchers identify new target to fight prostate, lung cancer

Cancer

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Urgent care sites cater to cancer patients, letting them check some worries at door

Women's Health

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Penn Medicine holding free event for mammograms, cervical cancer screenings

Opinion

Weight Loss

No, Cosmo, battling cancer isn't an appealing way to lose weight

Health

Wedding rings

South Jersey man, who married high school lover after winning dream wedding, dies of cancer

Yoga

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Penn Medicine study explores yoga as part of prostate cancer treatment plan

Cancer

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Study: Low-dose aspirin may help reduce risk of cancer death

Music

Brain cancer survivor

Singing in the O.R.: Brain cancer survivor releases song

Health

Leah Still Treatment

Devon Still celebrates two years of daughter being cancer-free

Cancer

Philly cancer patient fund

Cancer has spread for Philly woman who threw goodbye party for boobs before double mastectomy

Cancer

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GoFundMe supports N.J. veteran whose wife gave birth days before cancer death

Fundraising

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Tailgate the Phillies with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

Cancer

Freddy Pompeii

Punk rock icon facing terminal lung cancer vows to perform again

Courts

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Man who had sex with 12-year-old, faked cancer is sentenced to prison

Business

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Medical marijuana: South Jersey facility is largest in state, and growing

Inspirations

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Philly woman throws boobs a goodbye bash before double mastectomy

Medicine

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Penn expert: Reduce radiation treatment by half for men with prostate cancer

Universities

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Penn panelist withdraws from Biden cancer forum amid allegations of ethnic discrimination

Tom Wolf

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf issues update on prostate cancer diagnosis

Biology

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Tumor cells don't have the same moves as healthy cells, Drexel study finds

CHOP

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Pa. girl, 4, corrals 3,000 gifts in toy drive for CHOP

Death

The Grim Reaper

Here are the leading causes of death in Philadelphia

Tributes

Chris Steinhagen

Thanksgiving mourning: Revelers will miss beloved friend lost to cancer

Cancer Research

Napster founder to visit Penn for Philly launch of cancer-curing initiative he funded with $250 million

Pets

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Infrequently Asked Questions: Is secondhand smoke bad for my pet?

Courts

University of Pennsylvania campus

Federal judge rules in favor of Penn in cancer death of neuroscientist

Events

Cocktails Against Cancer chooses retro theme for 2016 fundraiser

Cancer

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Drexel study: Music can lessen anxiety, reduce pain in cancer patients

Obituaries

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On Blast's home-going ceremony day, people still talking about dueling obits

Obituaries

Leroy back dueling obits

'Loving wife' and 'longtime girlfriend' place dueling obituaries after N.J. man's death

Cancer

Two medical practices in Philadelphia selected for cancer care program