Leaders in Silicon Valley, entertainment, and professional sports are remembering Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, who died after a battle with cancer at 65

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Paul Allen, the cofounder of Microsoft and billionaire philanthropist, died Monday afternoon after battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The 65-year-old Seattle native is best-known for having launched Microsoft with Bill Gates, but he also operated the venture-capital firm Vulcan Ventures, and staked his claim on sports franchises as the owner of the Seattle Seahawks […]

Bowel cancer: Adding more of this to your diet can reduce the risk of developing symptoms

BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK, but the risk of developing the disease can be reduced by making some diet changes. Adding more of this to your diet can help lower the risk of getting symptoms. Bowel cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in […]

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies from cancer at 65

It’s a sad day for the technology world, as Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died at the age of 65 due to complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The tech pioneer had been grappling with the cancer for years and received treatment for it in 2009, but announced that it had returned on October 1st. He leaves […]

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer at 65

Published time: 15 Oct, 2018 22:24 Edited time: 15 Oct, 2018 22:33 Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates, has passed away after a two-week battle with relapsed non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Allen announced in early October that the cancer of the lymphatic system, for which he was treated in 2009, had returned. He wrote that […]

Michael Bublé has ‘absolutely no plans to retire’ from music in the wake of his son’s liver cancer diagnosis, despite reports

Cameron Spencer/Getty Images A representative for Michael Bublé told INSIDER the singer isn’t quitting his music career after all. The comments contradict Bublé’s own statements to The Daily Mail, where he said he was giving his “last interview” and was “retiring from the business” after his latest record. A representative for Michael Bublé said his comments about […]

How to live longer: Citrus fruits can protect against cancer – why you should eat more

Citrus fruits, like oranges, lemons, limes and grapefruits, are well-known for their high vitamin C content. Vitamin C supports the immune system, helping fight off infections. However, citrus fruits are also linked with protection against diseases such as heart disease, cancer and dementia. According to nutritionists Dr Sarah Brewer and Juliette Kellow in their book […]

Google AI can spot advanced breast cancer more effectively than humans

Google has delivered further evidence that AI could become a valuable ally in detecting cancer. The company’s researchers have developed a deep learning tool that can spot metastatic (advanced) breast cancer with a greater accuracy than pathologists when looking at slides. The team trained its algorithm (Lymph Node Assistant, aka LYNA) to recognize the characteristics […]

Michael Bublé says he is quitting music following his son’s cancer battle: ‘I don’t have the stomach for it anymore’

Cameron Spencer/GettyImages Michael Bublé told the Daily Mail that he’s quitting the music industry following his son’s heartbreaking battle with liver cancer.  Bublé also said he was done with social media and doesn’t want anything to do with “celebrity narcissism.” His new and likely final album, “Love,” is set to be released November 16. In an […]