The American Cancer Society credited the overall decline to less smoking, advances in treatment, and other factors. Still, one form of cancer has increased in recent years.
First lady Jill Biden is having a procedure known as Mohs surgery to remove a potentially cancerous lesion above her right eye. Here’s what the surgery entails.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova revealed she has been diagnosed with throat and breast cancer. "It’s going to stink for a while, but I’ll fight with all I have got," she said.
Modest Mouse’s official Instagram account announced Jeremiah Green’s diagnosis in a message penned by frontman Isaac Brock.
Jeremiah Green, the band's founding member and drummer, is battling stage 4 cancer, his family revealed on social media.
Steve and Wendy Hawkins of South Dakota passed away in a local hospital.
Researchers in Chicago conducted a study highlighting the importance of recommended cancer screenings and early detection to improve survival rates.
A potential skin cancer vaccine being developed using the same technology behind COVID shots fared well in a small study, the drug companies said.
Riley Wagner, the bride, basically lived at Children’s Medical Center Dallas after she was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma at just 6 weeks old.
“I felt like I lived there, like it was my home. I felt so safe there. It’s so big, it’s a part of my story,” said Riley Wagner, now 23.
Actress Kirstie Alley died earlier this week after a short battle with colon cancer. LiveNOW from FOX's Josh Breslow spoke with Dr. Nicole Wieghard, a colorectal surgeon, about the importance of screenings.
Young women diagnosed with breast cancer often must delay pregnancy for several years while they take hormone-blocking pills.
Dustin Diamond, best known for his role on Saved by the Bell, has died at age 44. The actor was diagnosed with stage 4 small cell carcinoma cancer in January.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, said she remains fully able to continue in her post.
Chase Smith, who was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, recently married his high school girlfriend, Sadie, in Indiana.
Michele Schambach received a message in the snow from her daughter while undergoing care at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio.
All three of Angie and Aaron Rush’s sons have been diagnosed with the same rare form of eye cancer, called retinoblastoma.
The “Beverly Hills, 90210” alum revealed Tuesday that her cancer has returned and is now stage four.
After Scout was given a month to live due to an aggressive form of cancer, his owner purchased a Super Bowl ad to thank the veterinarians who saved the dog's life.
Though only by just a little, the CDC said the life expectancy increase is due to lower death rates for cancer and drug overdoses.