Senator Coburn leaving Congress as he battles cancer
January 20, 2014 — WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Tom Coburn of
Oklahoma, who crossed the aisle in 2005 and became friends with
a newly elected colleague named Barack Obama, says he will leave
office in December, two years before his term ends. He is
Billionaire Ludwig's estate donates $540 million for U.S. cancer research
January 6, 2014 — BOSTON (Reuters) - The estate of the late American shipping
magnate Daniel Ludwig on Monday donated a total of $540 million
to six elite U.S. cancer research facilities, making one of the
largest one-time gifts dedicated to combating the disease.
Chemotherapy shortages are widespread in U.S.: study
December 18, 2013 — NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More than eight in 10 U.S.
cancer specialists have struggled to find the drugs they need to
best treat their patients, a new survey has found.
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