Today's read is about cancer here on the New England Journal of Medicine's website. I know it's not a chemistry paper but that's what I read today. Besides, it's always good to know more about cancer. There are a lot of chemistry and biology articles that give facts and statistics about cancer in their introduction sections.
It's a short piece on the history, discovery and treatment of cancer. There are nice figures about cancer that show some important events in chronological order like this one below: