German and Italian scientists have genetically modified fruit flies so that they glow when they smell cancer cells.
Scientists develop a new therapy that both prevents and cures breast cancer in mice, eliminating the need for chemotherapy and radiation.
Science magazine has named the naked mole rat its 2013 Animal of the Year. And not, we assume, for its looks.
The iKnife, invented in London, could change how tumor-removal surgery is performed.
It's a fact: naked mole rats don't get cancer. Ever. And now we think we know why. Spoiler alert: just being naked is not the reason.
A pair of reports have shown that a Mediterranean diet is at once a cancer fighter and a brain booster.
Need a good excuse to build a crazy new massively overclocked computer system? How about this one: CURING CANCER.
The debate surrounding mobile phones and whether they can cause cancer has raged for the better part of the last two decades, but the jury is still out. Well, at least the U.S. jury is still out. In Italy, a court has just ruled that mobile phones can indeed cause cancer.
Ever since I saw her open for Bob Dylan at Roseland just before or just after Tuesday Night Music Club hit, I've been a fan of Sheryl Crow. Everyday is a winding road. But earlier this week, Crow really did go out of her head on Katie Couric, when she claimed her cellphone could have been a contributing factor to the development of her meningioma, a benign brain tumor. Horse petooties. The odds of Sheryl Crow's cellphone causing her brain tumor are about the same as her on-stage ear monitors triggering it, or perhaps it was the one other product her head spends the most time against — her bed pillow. How do I know cellphones didn't cause her tumors? Science.
In this week's edition of Healthy Tech, we look at a bag that goes from bicycle handlebar bag to carry all purse, a 15-year old might have changed the way we diagnose cancer and a Kotaku blogger shares how he lost 80 pounds in six months.