Latest by Marilynn Marchione

Published on May 18, 2017 - Page 13
Most doctors did not discuss the cost of cancer treatment with patients, spent less than two minutes on it when they did, and usually did so only...
Published on May 15, 2017 - Page 9
WASHINGTON — It sounds like science fiction, but a cap-like device that makes electric fields to fight cancer improved survival for the first time in...
Published on May 9, 2017 - Page 8
Tummy tucks really hurt. Doctors carve from hip to hip, slicing off skin, tightening muscles, tugging at innards. Patients often need strong...
Published on May 3, 2017 - Page 12
The hole-in-the-heart problem that plagues comedian Jimmy Kimmel’s newborn son is one of the most common heart-related birth defects, and it usually...
Published on May 2, 2017 - Page 11
BOSTON — Researchers have taken an important step toward better lung cancer treatment by using blood tests to track genetic changes in tumors as they...