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Breast Cancer

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  • Breast cancer event at Seminole Classic Wednesday

    Breast cancer event at Seminole Classic Wednesday
    Seminole Classic Casino and the American Cancer Society are teaming up to host a celebration for 140 local breast cancer survivors at the casino’s Hollywood Hall at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The pink carpet event will feature food and an opportunity for...
  • 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' recap, 'There Will Be Bloodwork'

    It’s still wintertime in New Jersey and the Garden State ladies can’t wait to escape to Florida. But first, drama must happen before they go to paradise. As always, Teresa G. is staying strong for her girls during this difficult time and...
  • Check out wellness events to stay healthy

    Upcoming Hearing screenings: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sept.22; Deaf and Hearing Services of Lake & Sumter Counties, 220 S. 9th St, Leesburg. Appointment needed. 352-323-0757 or rosanne@deafandhearing.org. Health/wellness Al-Anon: 12-step group open to...
  • Spontaneous cancer remission rare, but worth study

    Spontaneous cancer remission rare, but worth study
    In her 28-year career, Dr. Deborah Axelrod says she's had just one patient whose advanced breast cancer inexplicably vanished. The patient, Ann Fonfa, endured multiple surgeries to remove cancerous tumors that kept growing back. All the while, Fonfa...
  • New police chief to reach out to community

    New police chief to reach out to community
    LEESBURG — Newly appointed Leesburg police Chief Rob Hicks said he is all about community, and his first changes to the department will be in the area of relations with the residents the department serves. Hicks, 43, pledged to reach out to the...
  • San Diego councilwoman has breast cancer, expects 'full recovery'

    San Diego councilwoman has breast cancer, expects 'full recovery'
    San Diego City Councilwoman Marti Emerald announced on Facebook that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer and will undergo outpatient surgery. Emerald said she received the diagnosis this week while she was on a Chamber of Commerce lobbying mission...
  • Have your say on mental health coverage in Virginia

    Have your say on mental health coverage in Virginia
    Want a say on expanding mental health coverage to the uninsured? The Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services, DMAS, is requesting public comment on a June 20 proposal to extend health coverage to 20,000 uninsured Virginians with a serious...
  • Sea of blue turns out for Prostate Cancer Walk in Towson

    Sea of blue turns out for Prostate Cancer Walk in Towson
    A sea of blue — the color designated to promote prostate cancer awareness — bobbed up and down around the Towson University campus Sunday morning as more than 2,000 people participated in the eighth-annual ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk....
  • Breast Cancer Awareness: 10 harmful ingredients to avoid in beauty products

    Breast Cancer Awareness: 10 harmful ingredients to avoid in beauty products
    Think before you pink this month, warns a Plantation-based beauty expert, author and national radio host. David Pollock, who has formulated cosmetics for top brands L'Oreal, Smashbox and Bliss, is sounding the alarm on harmful, cancer-causing...
  • Roche says vials of counterfeit MabThera found in Germany

    ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Roche said on Friday that compromised vials of its top-selling blood cancer drug MabThera had been found in Germany, the second time this year that one of its medicines has been targeted by counterfeiters. MabThera,...
  • Let's reappropriate Purple Friday [Letter]

    Let's reappropriate Purple Friday [Letter]
    Like thousands of others across Maryland, our staff just celebrated our first Purple Friday of the season. We have a long-running office football pool, and each week a miniature traveling statue of Edgar Allan Poe — clad in a Ravens jersey —...