Beaumont Hospital launches study of Single-Dose Radiation Treatment for Prostate Cancer. First-in-world treatment designed for low and intermediate risk patients.
To raise money for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the US this month, Delta Airlines has created a 'virtual lemonade stand' on Facebook, where people can share their stories about loved ones with breast cancer.
Spanish-language radio stations across the United States are participating in a 12-hour radio marathon, or 'radiothon', to raise money for St Jude Children's Research Hospital, so they can help kids with cancer.
Actor Michael Douglas has throat cancer and is undergoing radiation and chemo treatment for it. His wife of ten years, Catherine Zeta-Jones, says the tumor is the size of a walnut. She only wishes the cancer had been discovered earlier.
The first annual K9 Cancer Walk is to be held in December in Coconut Creek, Florida. There dog owners and their friends will walk to raise money for cancer research for canines, and owners can consult with dog-health experts.