They have been called “man’s best friend” and starred in TV shows and movies. But some dogs have a much more important role to play — helping families who have a loved one fighting through a cancer...
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A test that used to take weeks to get the results from may now take only minutes, and women across the CSRA have access to the screening at the Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University.
Dr. Jim Kruse and his team at the Georgia Cancer Center are using electricity to help some patients living with gastrointestinal cancer who aren't able to have surgery.
With an estimated 8.8 million potential global deaths from cancer, the Georgia Cancer Center and the American Cancer Society are working to make cancer a health priority.
One small molecule that helps regulate gene expression plays a big role in keeping us safe from the machinations of cancer.
Dr. Sharad Ghamande has been named executive vice chair of the MCG Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Scientists at MCG say a logical and effective new treatment target for certain cancers is to block production of the chemical that initiates the call that allows tumor growth .
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and the Georgia Cancer Center has information about getting screened so you're not the next person to be diagnosed.
A Medical College of Georgia research team has emerging evidence that a little-known gene may have a big role in keeping our Paneth cells – and us – healthy and active.
Peter Knox is helping Augusta University in a big way. Knox recently gifted the university 1 million dollars to help the Cancer Center find a new director.
Dr. Jillella is part of a dedicated staff of oncologists are providing just that to patients with a very rare cancer, acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL).
What started out as a fun football game at a South Carolina elementary school has brought family and friends together to support a child battling an aggressive brain cancer.
In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses how better targeting certain T...
Over the summer, Todd Bennett, assistant professor of Communication, flew to Peru to document the mission of Dr. Daron Ferris, students from the Medical College of Georgia, and volunteers from...
A decade of data indicates the HPV vaccine is safe and effective long term, researchers report.
Annual Cares For Kids Radiothon and CMN Hospitals Celebration will be combined Dec. 7-9 to raise funds for Children's Hospital of Georgia.
Patients diagnosed with the most common form of leukemia who also have high levels of an enzyme known to suppress the immune system are most likely to die early, researchers say. High levels of this...
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Dr. Carsten Schroeder turns the hybrid OR at AU Health into a one-stop shop for lung cancer patients.
A class project turning students into filmmakers shows how powerful partnerships can be.