Coronavirus pandemic

How cancer prepared me for quarantine

Ten years ago, I was a 19-year-old going through chemotherapy. I know we can emerge from coronavirus with compassion.

How cancer prepared me for quarantine

AJ Impact

Bayer asks California to reverse $86m Roundup cancer verdict

The May verdict awarded more than $2bn to a couple who sprayed Roundup on their property for decades to destroy weeds.

Bayer asks California to reverse $86m Roundup cancer verdict

Inside Story

Why are the poor losing fight against cancer?

WHO report notes 'unacceptable' treatment gap between the poor and the rich nations.

AJ Impact

Financial ruin: Childhood cancer's other battle

Nonmedical expenses often overwhelm United States families dealing with childhood cancers.

Financial ruin: Childhood cancer's other battle

Cancer

Breast cancer: A complete guide

A daughter and mother's battle with cancer.

Breast cancer: A complete guide

Environment

Surviving cancer and the bushfires on our doorstep

Australia's bushfires have left grief on our doorstep. As a cancer survivor, I too have been through the flames.

How surviving cancer helps me cope with the climate crisis

AJ Impact

Google AI system could aid breast cancer detection: New study

US and UK researchers found artificial intelligence can improve the accuracy of breast cancer screenings.

Google AI system could aid breast cancer detection: New study

AJ Impact

Men are smoking less tobacco for first time ever, says WHO

Earlier declines in number of tobacco consumers were due to fewer women smoking, a report shows.

Men are smoking less tobacco for first time ever, says WHO

101 East

China: Smuggling For Survival

101 East explores desperate measures Chinese citizens are taking to buy life-saving cancer drugs.

Middle East

'Sickening hypocrisy': Critics slam Israeli army Twitter post

Israeli army, which celebrated soldiers helping cancer patients, regularly denies Gazans right to travel for treatment.

'Sickening hypocrisy': Critics slam Israeli army Twitter post

Cancer

Is it time to change the way we fight cancer?

A radical overhaul of how doctors research, diagnose and treat one of the world's leading causes of death is needed, says one oncologist.

Is it time to change the way we fight cancer?

Health

At-home test could boost screening for cervical cancer

The proposed test would be a great deal less invasive than current methods.

At-home test could boost screening for cervical cancer

AJ Impact

Johnson & Johnson says no asbestos found in recalled baby powder

The pharmaceutical giant disputed the US regulator's findings that the carcinogen was found in its baby powder.

Johnson & Johnson says no asbestos found in recalled baby powder

AJ Impact

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after asbestos traces found

The company will recall 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after the FDA found traces of the carcinogen.

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after asbestos traces found

AJ Impact

'Rare' cancers are common, so why the lack of research funding?

The term 'rare cancer' encompasses 198 different diseases, according to the European Information Network.

'Rare' cancers are common, so why the lack of research funding?