Cancer therapies may be making huge advances, but a cancer diagnosis is still, for many, a major emotional blow and can turn their lives upside down. We talk to young patients and an oncologist about living with the disease.
There is a silent epidemic sweeping through Africa and it’s worse than HIV. Out of the 20 fastest rising countries with obesity, nearly half of them are in Africa. The health burden on the continent is rising.
Breast cancer kills more women globally than any other cancer. Doctors in Germany say they've now developed a new test that can accurately detect cancer in the blood.
Metastases are often more dangerous than the primary tumor that gives rise to them. They are responsible for 90% of all cancer deaths. Here are the most important facts on these deadly ‘sleeper’ tumors.
Did you know that the current screening method for breast cancer isn't the best? Or that EEGs could be used to fight depression? DW brings you this week's health news, all in one handy guide right here!
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