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The Fairfax hospital plans to celebrate the opening of its new radiation oncology center next Tuesday even though the majority of the $45 million, five-story building for the Inova Comprehensive Cancer and Research Institute isn't even finished yet.
A new study finds that since a landmark Surgeon General's report on smoking was released in 1964, more than eight million lives have been saved through anti-tobacco efforts from cigarette taxes to programs to help Americans kick the habit.
For the fight against cancer, 2013 was a year of progress and there are indications that some big breakthroughs are on the way.
For women, "below the belt" cancers can be killers.
A daily cup of coffee may be able to do more than offer a caffeine boost, it might help reduce the risk of liver cancer, according to a new study.
What women eat when they're young could help prevent breast cancer.
The government shutdown is halting more than paychecks; it's stopping cancer research.
This weekend's walk for breast cancer, originally scheduled to be on the National Mall, is moving to Six Flags in Maryland.
The National Institutes of Health is closing its doors to some new patients during the federal shutdown, namely patients who would participate in clinical trials.
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