Kim Jong-il may be dying of pancreatic cancer.

    Not a nice way to go, if true. SEOUL, South Korea — The North Korean leader Kim Jong-il, who suffered a stroke last August, was also found to have “life-threatening” pancreatic cancer around the same time, a South Korean cable television network reported on Monday. The network, YTN, a cable news station, quoted unidentified Chinese and South Korean intelligence sources for the report, which was | Read More »

    Phase III trial for Sutent halted

    Earlier this year, Redstate lost Mark Kilmer to cancer.  Our community is not alone–cancer touches almost all of us either directly or through one that we love.  And while treatments have certainly been progressing, the battle seems an uphill one. Today, however, there is some good news. “Big Pharm” poster child Pfizer announced it is halting the phase three trial of its new pancreatic drug | Read More »