Colon cancer. Uterine cancer. Pancreatic cancer. Whatever the tumor, the more gene mutations lurking inside, the better chance your immune system has to fight back.
That's the premise behind the recent approval...
Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 08:45 AM PDT
Ice Bucket Challenge Originator to Get Help With Medical Bills
The man who inspired the ice bucket challenge to raise millions of dollars for Lou Gehrig's disease research will have his own medical bills covered for a while.
The Salem News reports that Pete Frates and his...
Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017 at 02:01 AM PDT
Eggs of Mosquito That Can Transmit Zika Found in Pasadena
Chocolate milk will no longer be served during lunchtime to elementary and middle school students in San Francisco. District officials said the decision is based on kids consuming too much sugar during school...
Monday, Jul 3, 2017 at 12:21 PM PDT
Soy 'Milk'? Even Federal Agencies Can't Agree on Terminology
Dairy farmers want U.S. regulators to banish the term "soy milk," but documents show even government agencies haven't always agreed on what to call such drinks.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture "fervently"...
Trish Tran, a 14-year-old Sacramento girl, was able to meet the man who saved her life. Trish was diagnosed with Aplastic Anemia in May 2015 and needed a marrow donor. Her need was fulfilled thanks to Conrado...
Almost 10 percent of newborn babies in the United States are born premature according to a new report released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NBC News reported.
The report also...
Friday, Jun 30, 2017 at 11:37 AM PDT
Hold the Nitrites: Are Hot Dogs Healthier Without?
Backyard cooks looking to grill this summer have another option: hot dogs without "added nitrites."
Are they any healthier?
Oscar Mayer is touting its new hot dog recipe that uses nitrite derived from...