Annual cost of lymphedema treatment fell $12,000, study found
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Nivolumab harnesses power of immune system to attack cancer in patients who've failed other therapy
74 percent now believe terminally ill should have choice to end their lives, HealthDay/Harris Poll finds
Benefits of cutting heart disease and cancer risk is clearer in older women, but use should be individualized, experts say
Conditions such as depression or schizophrenia linked to lower mammogram rates
Consequences aren't clear, but experts suspect the change might be linked to increased cancer risk
Vaccine not a good match for mutated strains circulating now, officials say
Drug sanctioned for rapidly-growing form of bone marrow cancer
Reason for benefit unclear, more research is needed, study author says
Injection boosted immune response, seemed to slow spread in those with advanced disease
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