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UCLA Surgeons Develop Simple Spray Gel to Super-Charge Immunity and Prevent Cancer From Returning

A team of researchers have developed a spray-on gel that could prevent cancer from returning to plague a patient after surgery. Many people who are...

Researchers Develop Cheap, 10-Minute Test That Can Detect Cancer Anywhere in the Body

The simple, inexpensive tool could save thousands of lives by increasing the odds of early cancer detection.

When Cancer-Stricken Farmer Can’t Go Outside, Neighbors Complete His Weeks of Work in a Few Hours

When this community heard about a sick farmer's inability to harvest his crops, they finished half a million dollars worth of work in a matter of hours.

Dog Saves Its Owner’s Life When It Sniffs Out Cancer, Not Once, But Three Times

This Siberian husky and her olfactory talent may be the reason why her 52-year-old owner is alive today.

Drug That Can Stop a Dozen ‘Untreatable’ Cancers Gets Approval—And Company Vows to Help Every Patient Afford It

The groundbreaking drug had a 75% overall success rate in adult and pediatric patients displaying a variety of untreatable cancers.

Bat Kid ‘Saved’ San Francisco Five Years Ago, and His Cancer Has Been in Remission Ever Since

It’s been five years since people from all over the world came together in San Francisco to grant a little boy's wish of being...

Ovarian Cancer ‘Breakthrough’ Drug Prevents Disease Returning for Years

These “unprecedented” new study results could dramatically improve the livelihood and lifespan of women suffering from ovarian cancer.

13-Year-old Named America’s Top Young Scientist for Drastically Improving Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

A 13-year-old boy has just been named America's Next Top Young Scientist in recognition of his ingenious method for making pancreatic cancer treatment more...

Mystery Man Donates $131,000 So That Sick UK Boy Can Get the Rare Cancer Treatment He Needs in USA

So many donations have poured in for a sick English boy who needs treatment in the US – but the most important one was just given by an anonymous donor.

Strangers Write 125,000 Loving Letters to Breast Cancer Patients – How You Can Join Their Mission

It takes very little effort to write a letter of encouragement to someone who many need it – which is why this charity is asking you to write one too.

When Cop With Cancer Refuses to Stop Working, Dozens of City Workers Donate Their Sick Days

Editor's Note: this town was previously featured on GNN as one of the finalists for the Top 10 Nicest Places in America competition from...

On a Hunch, Doctor Gives HPV Vaccine to Advanced Skin Cancer Patient and Dozens of Tumors Disappear

There has been very little research on whether an HPV vaccine could combat skin tumors, but this doctor decided to act on her hunch anyway.

Turkey Announces They Are Setting Aside a Ton of Money to Make Cancer Treatments Free

“A cancer patient will not pay any extra fee as the state will cover it all,” says the Minister for Labor and Social Security.

Lyft is Giving Free Rides to Cancer Patients Headed to Medical Appointments

These cancer patients will no longer have to worry about finding transportation to their medical appointments.

A Woman Given Months to Live From Advanced Breast Cancer is ‘Cured’ in World First

For the first time in world history, a woman with advanced stage breast cancer was “cured” thanks to an experimental new therapy. Judy Perkins, a...

New Brain Cancer Treatment for Terminal Patients is Shown to Be ‘Remarkably Promising’

Ordinarily, these brain cancer patients would not live longer than 17 months after their initial diagnosis – but after undergoing clinical trials for a...

Hotel Gives Best Friends Unforgettable Night Together After Hearing About Woman’s Brain Cancer

When this group of women were trying to arrange a weekend trip for their sick friend, a California hotel surprised them with an astonishing amount of kindness.

Drug With 93% Success Rate for Pediatric Cancers Gets FDA Breakthrough Status

The drug, which had no severe side effects, showed “unprecedented” success with certain pediatric tumors, as well as several adult forms of cancer.

Conquering Cancer 101: How Our Habits Are Equally As Important As Genetics in Fighting Cancer

Brian Johnson has done a lot of research on cancer since his brother was diagnosed with the life-threatening disease – and now he wants to share his findings with you.

Lung Cancer Patient Given a Year to Live is in Remission Thanks to Cuban Vaccine

“When they told me I had a year to live, I said I was going to prove them wrong. I didn't know how, but I was going to prove them wrong.”