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Breast Cancer

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  • Newport Beach woman helps deck White House halls

    Newport Beach woman helps deck White House halls
    Tom Goethals had a secret. The Newport Beach resident had watched his wife, a woman he had loved since high school, weather round after round of radiation treatment for breast cancer. It was her third time battling cancer since 1988. First it had been...
  • Three-time cancer survivor helps decorate White House for holidays

    Three-time cancer survivor helps decorate White House for holidays
    Tom Goethals had a secret. The Newport Beach resident had watched his wife, whom he had loved since high school, weather round after round of radiation treatment for breast cancer. It was her third time battling cancer since 1988. First it had been skin...
  • Myths may put off some women from post-cancer breast reconstruction

    By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Misconceptions may be keeping many women from getting breast reconstruction after a mastectomy, even though the procedure can help improve quality of life for cancer survivors, according to a new review. "Anything...
  • Mayo seeks to dominate with data

    ROCHESTER, Minn. � Patients arrive at the Mayo Clinic from all over the world, thousands a day, each presenting a different medical challenge. Some have illnesses so rare that even medical journals don't offer a time-tested treatment plan....
  • Bon Secours Cancer Institute at DePaul opens

    Bon Secours Cancer Institute at DePaul opens
    The radiation therapy center and the Good Health Pharmacy are now operational on the first floor of the four-story, $22.3 million Bon Secours Cancer Institute at DePaul Medical Center. Construction of the multidisciplinary center that includes procedure...
  • Dome doom? Falcons face demons in New Orleans

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Atlanta Falcons - INSIDE SLANT This bizarre season is coming to an end for the Falcons, who still control their own playoff fate. If they can close out with victories over New Orleans and Carolina, they will win the...
  • At Hartford's Law and Government Academy, Students Gain Philanthropic Touch

    At Hartford's Law and Government Academy, Students Gain Philanthropic Touch
    HARTFORD — The enterprising senior class council of Hartford Public High's Law and Government Academy struck again last week, this time by organizing a family-style dinner that brought together students, parents and businesses in the spirit of...
  • Double blow for Roche as breast cancer, Alzheimer's studies fail

    Roche suffered a double blow on Friday as two clinical studies of drugs for breast cancer and Alzheimer's disease failed, sparking the biggest percentage fall in its stock in five years. The Swiss drugmaker said it was ending a late-stage study of...
  • Her First Bra

    Her First Bra
    Although it happened a long time ago, I can still feel the scratchiness on my chest as if it chafed yesterday. I am not sure if I was 10 or 11. The delight of wearing a brand-new, striped, sleeveless shirt and matching shorts was ruined by soreness as...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Flu shots, nasal spray Free seasonal flu shots and nasal spray are available by appointment at the health department's Glen Burnie Health Center, 416 A Street, S.W. Glen Burnie 410-222-6633 and Parole Health Center, 1950 Drew Street, Annapolis, 410-222-...
  • It's in Gloucester's budget: $5,000 for donations

    Each year Gloucester County employees are given the opportunity to participate in several fundraising events to raise money for a good cause. Patricia Michura, human resources director, said employees are able to participate through a program called...