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.
A group of remote northern Dene trappers are fighting to preserve some of their traditional land from exploitation.
Maks Mielżyński got diagnosed with cancer when he was 20 years old and had to have his right hand amputated, but none of that stopped him from racing.
My job was to go undercover into dermatologists' offices and try to show that these medical professions were out to fool the general public about the dangers of tanning in order to make a quick buck.
Makayla Sault, an 11-year-old Ojibwe girl with leukemia, chose indigenous medicine rather than chemotherapy.
A new study showed a correlation between lung cancer and oxygen-rich low-altitude areas—one more thing to add to your ever-growing list of known carcinogens.
Inmates may have to wait months to see a doctor, and patterns of substandard treatment, medical negligence, and misdiagnosis are abundant.