What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer

Inching Toward A Cure

Taking Charge in the War Against Cancer

Path to a Cure Patrick Dempsey Helps Fight Cancer

Path to a Cure: Patrick Dempsey Helps Fight Cancer

Following his mother’s battle with ovarian cancer, the “Grey’s Anatomy” star is lending his voice to raise awareness for cancer in a big way.
Web Platforms Help Cancer Patients Utilize the Power of Social Media

Web Platforms Help Cancer Patients Utilize the Power of Social Media

Cancer used to be isolating; now patients can harness support through tech-enabled healing.
Advances in Immunotherapy Offer Hope in War Against Cancer

Advances in Immunotherapy Offer Hope in War Against Cancer

Immunotherapy is positioned to become an extremely powerful weapon.
Batkid Fights Back with Make a Wish

Batkid Fights Back with Make-a-Wish

A story of triumph in the digital age — how Batkid generated 1.7 billion social media impressions and a fund to help sick children.
How Breast Cancer Taught Rocker Melissa Etheridge to Live Happy Healthy

How Breast Cancer Taught Rocker Melissa Etheridge to Live Happy, Healthy

Hard Rock’s PINKTOBER “Artist Ambassador” discusses her triumph over breast cancer.
The New Prostate Cancer Survivorship Playbook

The New Prostate Cancer Survivorship Playbook

Gerald Chodak, author of the best-selling ‘Winning the Battle Against Prostate Cancer’ and ‘Prostate Cancer: Reducing Your Risk’ weighs in.
Many Women Still Lack Adequate Insurance for Breast Cancer

Many Women Still Lack Adequate Insurance for Breast Cancer

Participating in walks and researching “pink partners” and products are fun ways to show your support for those living with Brest Cancer, particularly those in need.
Investing in a World Free of the Fear of Cancer

Investing in a World Free of the Fear of Cancer

Over the past 50 years, scientists and physicians have made tremendous progress against cancer, which at one time was considered an “incurable” disease. 
New York Giants Mark Herzlich Tackles Cancer Head On

New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich Tackles Cancer Head-On

On November 21st , 2009, NFL linebacker Mark Herzlich’s doctor told him he could probably start to run again, when he felt up to it. For six months of his life, Herzlich battled his biggest opponent yet: Ewing’s Sarcoma.
Male Breast Cancer Rare and Under Researched

Male Breast Cancer: Rare and Under-Researched

There are currently not enough men with breast cancer for researchers to sufficiently understand how the disease functions and progresses within the male body.
Taking Charge in the War Against Cancer

Taking Charge in the War Against Cancer

Cancer is a major public health problem in the United States and many parts of the world — 1 in 4 deaths in the U.S. are due to cancer.
Ask the Experts Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Ask the Experts: Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Mediaplanet sat down with professionals in the field of cancer care. What we gained was valuable insight to treating a serious condition. 
K is for Kindness A Breast Cancer Alphabet

K is for Kindness: A Breast Cancer Alphabet

Madhulika Sikka reveals her struggle with breast cancer as told in her book A Breast Cancer Alphabet. Organized around the letters of the alphabet, she offers personal and practical advice. 
Christina Applegate s Proactive Approach to Breast Health

Christina Applegate's Proactive Approach to Breast Health

The actress and breast cancer survivor opens up about how taking her health into her own hands helped save her life. Today, through her foundation Right Action for Women, she strives to help other young women learn to assess their own risk, stressing that breast cancer is no longer an over-40 disease.
The Journey From Childhood Cancer Patient to Oncology Nurse

The Journey From Childhood Cancer Patient to Oncology Nurse

An interview with cancer survivor and RN Shelby Robin of MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.
Kathy Bates Fight For Survival

Kathy Bates' Fight For Survival

How should you cope with the hardships of ovarian cancer? For Kathy Bates, you stay brave and you embrace who you are as a woman.
Ovarian Cancer By the Numbers

Ovarian Cancer: By the Numbers

Ovarian cancer is diagnosed every year in nearly a quarter of a million women globally.
Surviving Cancer Means More To Patients Than Just Battling a Disease

Surviving Cancer Means More To Patients Than Just Battling a Disease

Cancer forcefully throws you into a full-fledged battle, whether you're prepared or not.
Innovations in Cancer Care Ask the Experts

Innovations in Cancer Care: Ask the Experts

Mediaplanet sits down with industry experts to discuss the changing tide in cancer care.
Volunteers Give Hope to Cancer Patients

Volunteers Give Hope to Cancer Patients

Volunteers play a paramount role in the fight against cancer — often helping find locations and resources in the hospital and in the community, serving as liaisons with counselors and the medical staff, and listening to patient concerns.
Joe Torre s Victory Off the Field

Joe Torre’s Victory Off the Field

Known as the fearless manager of the New York Yankees, who led the team out of an 18-year hiatus to win four titles in five years, Joe Torre is no stranger to overcoming the odds and coming out on top. But perhaps his hardest-fought victory is one that occurred off of the baseball field.