cancer

Single mother sells pineapple tarts to pay for son's cancer treatment

To pay for her son's medical fees, a single mother has turned to selling homemade pineapple tarts.

Ms Liu Chun Yue (Hanyu Pinyin name) quit her job last year to care for her six-year-old...

Bone cancer mum sacrifices chemo to give birth, now has only months to live

Ashley Bridges, 24, was newly engaged and pregnant with her second child when doctors broke serious news to her - she had bone cancer.   

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'Dying' man's girlfriend: All I want is to marry him

Girl hates boy. But they fall in love. Then he gets cancer and is given three months to live.

Miss Sherry Chia said wryly: "Sounds like a movie plot or a TV drama, right?"

But this...

Green Day's lead guitarist, Jason White, has cancer

Jason White, Green Day's guitarist, has been diagnosed with tonsil cancer but will make a ''full and speedy''...

Youth decided to donate corneas before dying of cancer

When he drew up a bucket list in his final weeks, Jordan Lim, 18, included something that surprised his parents: donating his corneas.

"We just wanted to help him fulfil his wishes," said...

Fan sits in a wheelchair pushed by her father during her wedding at a hospital in Zhengzhou.

GALLERY: Terminally ill cancer patient and boyfriend get married in China hospital

This is an amazing tale of love, commitment and dedication. And it is bound to bring a tear or two to even the most hard-hearted.

Ms Fan Huixiang, 25, was diagnosed with terminal cancer....

Alexandra Munoz, 5, who lost her hair due to chemotherapy for a brain tumor, poses with the natural hair wig she received as donation from hair stylist Marcelo Avatte.

GALLERY: Hairstylist creates natural hair wigs for children with cancer

Some may consider Marcelo Avatte a saint.

The Italian-Chilean hair stylist is renowned for hand making customised wigs to help children regain their self-esteem and confidence during cancer...

She rejected cancer treatment because she was pregnant. Now she has only months left with baby boy

When Madam Frances Sng saw the double lines on the pregnancy test kit, she was ecstatic.

She and her husband, Mr Khoo Mun Seng, had been trying for a baby for three years.

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Grandma went through 6 months chemo - only to find out she had no cancer

She was told she had cancer.

So grandmother Ann Milne, 56, underwent six months of chemotherapy after doctors in Scotland said tumours in her...

From his hospital bed, he weds wife. Hours later, he falls into coma and dies eight days later.

They had planned to get married on Oct 13 - her birthday - this year.

And they would go to the Registry of Marriages at Fort Canning.

But it all went wrong when Mr Joseph Koh, 45,...

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