May 5, 2013
Actress Angelina Jolie announced Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after learning she had a genetic mutation that predisposes for breast cancer.
Actress Angelina Jolie’s announcement that she chose to undergo a preventive double mastectomy is shining light on the procedure as well as gene mutations that can indicate a high risk for breast cancer and ovarian cancer.
Mar 3, 2013
Former President Ronald Reagan, Katie Couric's husband Jay Monahan, and baseball player Darryl Strawberry all shared a common malady.
Feb 2, 2013
The 2013 Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON), benefitting Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital, begins on Friday (Feb. 15).
A compound that stimulates the production of a tumor-fighting protein may improve the usefulness of the protein in cancer therapy, according to a team of researchers.
Jan 1, 2013
The Penn State Lady Lions basketball team made its first-ever trip to Penn State Hershey Medical Center, specifically to Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute.
Dec 12, 2012
The spread of cancer cells may be slowed by targeting the protein km23-1, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine.
Nov 11, 2012
Doses of scatter radiation received from mammograms are low and do not result in an increased risk of cancer, according to research being presented by Alison Chetlen.
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has won second place in the national Pink Glove Dance video competition.
Oct 10, 2012
Voting is now open for the national Pink Glove Dance Video contest, and Penn State Hershey is in the running to win a $10,000 donation to the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition.