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Breast Cancer

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  • Texas doctor given 10 years in jail for poisoning lover's coffee

    Texas doctor given 10 years in jail for poisoning lover's coffee
    A breast cancer specialist working at a nationally renowned cancer center in Houston was sentenced on Monday to 10 years in prison for lacing the coffee of her lover, a fellow cancer doctor, with a compound used in antifreeze. Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-...
  • Coral Springs a big surprise in first half of Broward football season

    Coral Springs a big surprise in first half of Broward football season
    The first half of Broward County’s high school football regular season expired Saturday night as Blanche Ely fell to Miami Northwestern on a fake field goal for a touchdown on the final play of the game. Stunning, to say the least, but Coral...
  • Library's music series to feature classical guitarist

    The Cooper Memorial Library's music series will present "Autumn Tones" featuring classical guitarist Joshua Englert from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 7 on the main floor of the library, 2525 Oakley Seaver Drive, Clermont. Englert has a bachelor's degree in music...
  • Painting the Town Purple on Park Avenue -- for a good cause

    Painting the Town Purple on Park Avenue -- for a good cause
    The old phrase is that anyone who wants to have a great night on the town can “paint the town red.” Carol Wick, though, has a different color - and general concept - in mind. What she's hoping is that she can convince the entire community,...
  • Cindy Gray: Her love of animals captured the hearts of others

    Cindy Gray: Her love of animals captured the hearts of others
    Cindy Gray loved and rescued animals — and not just cuddly ones. She scooped up injured possum from the roadside, relocated hissing snakes and even persuaded her husband to shoo rather than shoot the insect-grubbing armadillos tearing up their...
  • My Biopsy: Fear of the Unknown

    My Biopsy: Fear of the Unknown
    "POP!" That's the sound the device made as it was pressed against my left breast. It looked scarier than it actually was, and I barely felt the needle pierce my skin. Truth be told, the fear I had leading up to that moment was much more terrifying...
  • Why breast feeding is best for baby

    Why breast feeding is best for baby
    One of the first choices a new mother will have to make is whether to breastfeed or bottle-feed her baby. Several medical organizations and child wellness groups stand by breastmilk as the best option for baby. But why is it superior over formula?...
  • Continue self-exams while pregnant and nursing

    Continue self-exams while pregnant and nursing
    Leah Snyder was living her fairytale. She married her prince charming and looked forward to having children. And her dreams came true when she gave birth to her baby girl. Snyder breast-fed her daughter for a year, and during that time, she felt lumps...
  • Carol A. MacPhail, educator

    Carol A. MacPhail, educator
    Carol A. MacPhail, who had been an administrator and art teacher at Friends School and Bryn Mawr School, died Wednesday of breast cancer at her Lutherville home. She was 71. The daughter of Norbert Albert Witt, who had been president of Noxell, and...
  • How to talk with your kids about breast cancer

    How to talk with your kids about breast cancer
    Digesting your own breast cancer diagnosis is difficult enough. Now you have to tell your friends and family – and your children. How do you tell your kids that mommy has cancer? How will they react? What questions will they have? How honest...
  • Fall Guide: Health walks and events

    Each fall, health organizations organize events to support their causes, and to raise funds and awareness for a litany of the diseases that afflict us. At the same time, numerous others offer health fairs and screenings, often free of charge, to aid in...