A handful of locals already produce medicinal marijuana. We asked how they'll be affected by the legalisation of their business.
The Labor party's proposed tax hike on tobacco will almost double the price of a pack, and fuel the booming cigarette black market.
Scientists have created a modified version of herpes that can infiltrate melanoma and kill it dead.
Bacon—along with sausages and pretty much all processed meat—increases your chance of getting bowel cancer.
We talked to Howard Marks about the adrenaline rush of trafficking, the spiritual potential of ecstasy, and coming to terms with his cancer diagnosis.
I had survived a rare and aggressive form of cancer, but on the Gilmore Girls set, I felt like a normal girl again.
Victoria is becoming the first Australian state to legalize medical marijuana, and the government is planning to grow the bud locally.
Just because you're slowly dying of a terminal illness doesn't mean you're not thinking about sex.
More than chemotherapy or the will it takes to survive treatment, the most commonly shared experience among cancer patients is the financial impact of dealing with the disease.
For people with autoimmune diseases, the TPP could make our medication exorbitantly expensive and confine us to a life of pain and isolation.
When my childhood best friend was diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer, she was 26 years old, beautiful, and athletic—and there was no tell-tale "lump."
According to a statement released by the Carter Center on Wednesday.
A "drinking problem" can be a little hard to pin down, medically speaking.
The video games industry is in mourning after the Nintendo chief lost his fight against cancer.
Elizaveta Bulokhova walked down runways across the world, but that all changed after a fateful diagnosis.
Make no mistake, summer wants you dead. In the interests of public safety, here's what to avoid if you want to make it through to March.
The cancer that took Roy's father's life appeared in the fall, and by the end of that winter he was dead.
A short story about the damage caused by a depraved doctor.
The idea that someone could lie for so long about a terminal illness is despicable, but it shows how vulnerable audiences are to feel-good stories that tell them what they want to hear.
Also this week: A woman stabbed a man with a pen because he was snoring on a plane.
Cola e-liquid tastes like Windex, espresso is gamey, and the Doritos flavor should never be consumed by humans.
One man's tale of traumatic sarcoma surgery made bearable by Sega's blurry blue mascot.
In honor of his mother, a cancer survivor, Shane has established a gift-matching campaign to help the Mayo Clinic continue their groundbreaking cancer research.
That it took me until I turned 27 to recognize my own mortality is ironic, considering that I was diagnosed with a never-before-seen combination of two strains of leukemia when I was 15.