Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

LONDON (Reuters) – British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello announced on Friday he was cancelling the remainder of his European tour after revealing he had undergone surgery for cancer. Costello, 63, whose hits include “Oliver’s Army”, “Everyday I write the Book” and “Alison”, said he had been forced to call off the final six dates of his […]

Two-part cancer treatment ‘eliminates tumors in mice’ – study

Two-part cancer treatment ‘eliminates tumors in mice’ – study

A two-shot cancer “vaccine” has, according to new research, been wildly successful at attacking tumors in mice. A clinical trial using the treatment on human patients is now getting underway. The method works by using two agents to reinvigorate cancer-fighting T cells directly in the tumor. One of the agents amplifies the activation of the […]

Ban on weedkiller glyphosate won’t save anyone from cancer

Ban on weedkiller glyphosate won’t save anyone from cancer

The evidence doesn’t add upCactuSoup/Getty The widely used weedkiller glyphosate is available in every garden store, but now there are fears it can cause cancer. Politicians in Europe were sufficiently alarmed that the European parliament called for a ban. The final decision rests with members states, who have delayed until November the vote on renewing […]

The Tragically Hip Singer Gord Downie Dead At 53 From Brain Cancer

The Tragically Hip Singer Gord Downie Dead At 53 From Brain Cancer

Tragically Hip Singer Gord DownieDead At 53 From Brain Cancer 10/18/2017 6:43 AM PDT Breaking News The Tragically Hip’s frontman Gord Downie lost his battle with brain cancer Tuesday night.  Gord was diagnosed with incurable glioblastoma after suffering a seizure in December of 2015. Instead of calling it quits, Gord and the rest of Tragically Hip […]