The gradual decline is attributed to the fact that fewer people people are smoking, as well as to improvements in treatment and early detection, according to the American Cancer Society's annual report.
"It's unprecedented that we're seeing such deep responses in a such a high proportion of patients."
Even after five years on the market, the promised benefits aren't showing up.
Critics say Burzynski's cavalier attitude toward medical best practices has put the lives of thousands of patients at risk.
Bean-counting over drug costs ought to be abhorrent to anyone who calls himself a physician.
A hideous rodent may hold the secret to cancer.
Drs. Joshua D. Shiffman and Matthew Breen answer questions submitted using hashtag #CancerQs.
New cancer drugs can extend life for days, months, even years. But they can also push you and your family into bankruptcy.
"I would get blasted on the stuff and be happy as a clam, no problems," said former cancer patient Jeff Moroso.