As our bodies convert food into energy, they produce debris that accumulates as we age. New research shows that one of these metabolic throwaways plays a potentially deadly role in the development of cancer.
In honour of his wife, Jim Wigginton has successfully set a record for climbing stairs. On her seventh death anniversary, Jim set a world record for the fastest time to climb and descend one million stairs.
"The double whammy is serious, but fixable, and I'm hoping for a favourable outcome," she said. "It's going to stink for a while, but I'll fight with all I have got." Navratilova noticed an enlarged lymph node in her neck during November's WTA Finals in Fort Worth.
Cancer-hit badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement on Thursday, ending a brilliant career in which he collected a swathe of honours but never won a world or Olympic title.
Rahma, who learned surfing in the wave pool in Dubai, started his sporting career as an international football star and played for Dubai Football club.
Brazilian soccer legend Pele is receiving palliative care after chemotherapy stopped having the expected results as he battles colon cancer, newspaper Folha de S.Paulo reported on Saturday.
The cast of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are grieving the news that Chadwick Boseman has died. The 43-year-old died in Los Angeles on Friday, 28 August.
It is a platform to reaffirm one’s commitment to physical fitness and reduce the risk of cancer and other lifestyle diseases.
Cancer has become the leading cause of death in rich nations, overtaking heart disease, according to the results of two landmark, decade-long global surveys of health trends released on Tuesday.