S'porean, 80, defies cancer to fulfil Brazil dream

Among the noisy spectators decked out in team regalia, an elderly man wearing a black T-shirt and cap sat quietly in the National Stadium last evening.

While those around him cheered and...

Tricia Somers, (fourth from the left) who is suffering from liver cancer, asked her nurse (in blue) to take care of her son,8, when she dies.

Cancer-stricken mum's plea to nurse: If I die, please take care of my son

A woman dying of terminal cancer had only one wish. Tricia Somers wanted to...

Newcastle United's Argentine winger Jonas Gutierrez has been undergoing treatment for testicular cancer in his homeland.

Gutierrez reveals testicular cancer battle

Spare a thought for Newcastle United winger Jonas Gutierrez, who has revealed that he has been...

Urine test for cervical cancer virus offers non-invasive alternative to smear

A simple urine test for the virus that causes cervical cancer could offer a less invasive and more acceptable alternative to the conventional cervical smear test, researchers said on Tuesday....

British doc admits he sexually attacked young cancer patients as young as 11

He was put in a position of trust to help heal children suffering from cancer but this despicable doctor abused that trust.

Myles Bradbury, a children's doctor, carried out a string of sex...

WATCH: How cops return dead wife's stolen camera, with her last moments still intact

He had already lost the love of his life to cancer, but the pain didn't stop there.

In 2012, a year after his 30-year-old wife Erica Werdel-Lacey died, burglars broke into Dave Lacey's home...

Miles Scott battled about half his life with lymphoblastic leukemia.

‘Batkid Begins’ film to celebrate 6-year-old cancer survivor

You may not recognize his boy’s name, Miles Scott. But you will likely recall his heroic identity - Batkid.

After all, he captured the heart of San Francisco and the rest of the world when...

Man begs doc: Please remove my breast

He is the first man in Hubei province to get his breast tissues removed.

The 35-year-old, surnamed Lin, went under the knife because he feared getting breast cancer.

Mr Lin became...

Steven Curtis has been accused of attempted murder after he reportedly tried to strangle his father, who was dying of cancer.

Florida man accused of suffocating dying dad

A Florida man has been charged with the attempted murder of his terminally ill father in Brecksville, Ohio.

Steven Curtis, 58, was allegedly drunk when he tried to suffocate his 86-year-old...

Zeta-Jones was 'a mess' due to husband's cancer

She spoke courageously of her experience during a medical conference in New York. 

Welsh actress Catherine Zeta-Jones admitted that she was "a mess" after her husband, Michael Douglas, was...