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Making a Difference: Will Ferrell support for a fraternity brother's Cancer for College program has helped raise funds for scholarships for dozens of young cancer survivors. NBC's Lee Cowan reports.
Martin Kisel, co-founder of the Treasure Chest Foundation and a cancer survivor, talks about his motivation for starting the program; plus, patients and doctors talk about how the program has helped them.
Cancer survivor Lance Mackey is the first person to win the famed Alaskan dog race four straight years – no yellow jersey required. NBC’s Natalie Morales has more details.
Nov. 17: Despite new recommendations reversing breast cancer screening advice, some doctors at major U.S. cancer treatment centers say that, for now, they plan to stick with existing guidelines and screen their 40-something patients every year. NBC Chief Medical Editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports.
Nov. 10: TODAY’s Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford talk to actress Joan Cusack about her work with the charity Cookies for Kids' Cancer.
Mary Ann Scherrey, 64, a cancer survivor from Whittier, Calif., believes that paying for premium health care is a wise choice for her and her husband, Tony Scherrey, 74. She says people have to make sacrifices for what's important to them, and medical care is important to her. The Scherrey's are pa
Geoffrey von Maltzahn has figured out ways to use tiny particles of gold to seek out and destroy cancer cells without side effects such as hair loss and nausea associated with chemotherapies. Gold nanorods rods are injected into the bloodstream and infiltrate pores in rapidly growing tumor blood ves
YMCA of Burlington County Wellness Director Joann Agoglia helps cancer survivor Gay McArthur of Smithville, N.J., with a weight lifting exercise program, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, in Mount Laurel, N.J. For decades, many doctors warned that lifting weights or even heavy groceries could cause painful ar
In this photo released by Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Jessica Simpson autographs the shirt of cancer survivor Jaden Martinez, 6, of Huntington Park, Calif at the 18th Annual 'Celebrate Life with Hope' event, Sunday, June 7, 2009 at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Children's Hospital