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  • Between sunscreen and indoor lifestyles, bodies crave vitamin D

    Between sunscreen and indoor lifestyles, bodies crave vitamin D
    Tammi Leader Fuller, 55, is outdoors most of the time, running her Malibu, Calif.-based sleepover camps for grown-ups. Yet, she knows she does not get enough of D, the "sunshine vitamin," because it requires ultraviolet rays to be absorbed. "I'm...
  • Ken Burns unravels the mysteries of cancer in PBS film

    There's a mystery to cancer, in large part because of fear, that PBS tries to unravel in next week's six-hour documentary "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." "We're not really honest with each other," filmmaker Ken Burns said. "We know about heart...
  • Angelina Jolie's decision to remove ovaries touches on problem many women face

    Angelina Jolie's decision to remove ovaries touches on problem many women face
    They still call it the "Angelina Jolie wave" at the University of Kansas Hospital. When the international philanthropist and filmmaker announced two years ago that she'd had her still-healthy breasts removed because her family history and genetics put...
  • PBS' 'Cancer' an epic, vital story Ken Burns just couldn't refuse

     PBS' 'Cancer' an epic, vital story Ken Burns just couldn't refuse
    Edward Herrmann had collapsed at the studio in New York, and no one knew why. The actor had arrived to record his narrator part for Ken Burns' latest documentary epic for PBS, "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." The three-part, six-hour film, based...
  • Decemberists find new joy in a 'Terrible World'

    Decemberists find new joy in a 'Terrible World'
    When Colin Meloy and his bandmates in the Decemberists took a break in 2011, the agenda was open-ended. The band's steady growth had paid off in a new commercial peak — the Portland quintet's "The King is Dead" had debuted at No. 1 on the...
  • Joan Collins receives damehood from Prince Charles

    Joan Collins receives damehood from Prince Charles
    Just call her Dame Joan Collins now, darling. The "Dynasty" alum received the title of Dame Commander of the British Empire from Britain's Prince Charles on Thursday for her charity work with Shooting Star Chase children's hospice, breast cancer...
  • Broward County Calendar

      Through Monday, May 4 Exhibit: "Visual Concerto" Weston Art Guild The art exhibit features work from the Weston Art Guild. City of Pembroke Pines Glass Gallery, 10100 Pines Blvd. 954-961-6067 or http://www.ppines.com/glassgallery Through...
  • For breast cancer survivors, early psychological intervention has lasting positive effects

    For breast cancer survivors, early psychological intervention has lasting positive effects
    We've been exploring cancer survivorship in a series in the Orlando Sentinel. In our most recent story, women shared how the fear and anxiety of cancer's return has followed them, even after their cancer is gone.  As more people continue to survive...
  • Ride for Relay helps fight cancer

    Ride for Relay helps fight cancer
    Nearly 200 bicyclists recently raced for a cure during the inaugural Ride for Relay event at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines. The event brought in more than $2,500 for Relay for Life, an American Cancer Society fundraiser that allows survivors to...
  • Posthumous Brittany Maynard video supports aid-in-dying bill

    In a video recorded 19 days before Brittany Maynard took life-ending drugs, she tells California lawmakers that no one should have to leave home to legally kill themselves under the care of a doctor. "Unfortunately, California law prevented me from...
  • Community news for Vernon edition

    Friends of Hall Memorial Library seeking book donations ELLINGTON - The Friends of Hall Memorial Library in Ellington are asking for donations for our Book Cellar and upcoming April Book Sale. We accept donations of good clean books, CDs DVDs and audio...