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Kidney Cancer

Girl Who Wanted To Look Like Rapunzel Cuts Off Long Locks For 'Boyfriend' With Cancer

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.28.2015 | Good News

This girl made a huge sacrifice -- all in the name of love.  Libby Tucker-Spiers, a 9-year-old from Milton Keynes, a town in Buckinghamshire, Eng...

What Everyone Should Know About Kidney Cancer

Mount Sinai Health System | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Mount Sinai Health System

Kidney cancer is one of the top 10 most common cancers in both men and women. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 61,500 people in the United States will learn they have kidney cancer this year, and about 14,000 Americans will die from it. What do you know about this significant disease?

5 Important Facts About Kidney Cancer

Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP

When used to treat small kidney tumors, radical nephrectomy has been shown to increase the risk of developing chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular complications, while partial nephrectomy has less risk of progressive kidney disease and has equal cancer-free survival.

Honoring Our Nations Veterans as Cancer Stricken Soldiers Go Ignored

R. B. Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
R. B. Stuart

Our military has already chosen to die for their country -- but does that include by the hand of Big Pharma too?

Vincent Liew Cancer Kidney Death: Jury Finds In Favor Of NYU Langone Medical Center

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A prominent organ-transplant hospital wasn't to blame for the death of a man who became riddled with cancer after getting a kidney fr...