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  • 1 in 10 deaths among working-age adults alcohol related

    1 in 10 deaths among working-age adults alcohol related
    Excessive drinking accounts for 10 percent of deaths among working-age adults, making it the leading cause of preventable death of Americans, according to new research from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The alcohol use killed...
  • Bulletin Board

    Wednesday Art Cinema, classic to contemporary films, 4 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 27; Crest Theatre, Delray Beach Center for the Arts, Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave. Tonight, "The Godfather." Cost is $10. Visit DelrayArts.org or call...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Columbia Resident Earns American Cancer Society Summer Fellowship In Boston

    Andrea Clapp of Columbia, a recent Assumption College graduate, is spending this summer serving as a 2014 Alvan T., Viola D. Fuller- American Cancer Society Junior Research Fellow under the guidance of Dr. Sandra McAllister at Brigham and Women's Hospital...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Beach Jam For Breast Cancer

    Enjoy live music all day, while supporting a great cause, at the 6th annual "Beach Jam for Breast Cancer," sponsored by the Westbrook Elks Lodge #1784. The event will take place on Saturday, July 26, from 1-9 p.m., at the Elks Lodge, 142 Seaside Ave....
  • The relationship between poverty, health is complex

    MILWAUKEE Hundreds of plastic bins are stacked like jumbo shoeboxes, nearly scraping the ceiling of a bare-bones room in a former hospital. People sit nearby in rows of chairs, waiting to be matched with a pair of donated eyeglasses from the carefully...
  • Breast-cancer survivor pens book to help others get through ordeal

    Breast-cancer survivor pens book to help others get through ordeal
    LADY LAKE — A breast-cancer diagnosis comes as uncharted territory for most women, and Betsy Applebaum was no exception. The 72-year-old Harbor Hills resident was diagnosed in 2011 and quickly learned that there is no Breast Cancer 101 guidebook...
  • Shula Foundation gives $1.5 million for cancer research

    Donations The Don Shula Foundation is donating $1.5 million to start a breast cancer research fund for Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa. Moffitt is the only facility in Florida designated by the National Cancer Institute as a comprehensive cancer center....
  • READER SUBMITTED: 6th Annual Free Community Cook-Out

    Sixth Annual free Community Cook-out sponsored by The Hearts of Gold Organization is scheduled for Sunday, July 27, 1-6 p.m. at the Waverly Park Field, Waverly St., Hartford. Attendees will be treated to a menu of hot dogs, sausages, hamburgers, baked...
  • A 'pathway' to preventing cancer

    A 'pathway' to preventing cancer
    Dear Pharmacist: I read one of your previous articles about breast cancer, and you talked about a pathway in the body that could be activated and how certain natural supplements can help. Can you tell us which supplements? — H.B., Bellevue, Wash....
  • Fundraising leader is a first for Komen

    This year's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will mark the first time in its 23-year history that a man has taken charge of the annual Orange County fundraising event, the organization announced in a press release Tuesday. Doug McKay, the district...
  • Capsule reviews of feature films

    ALAN PARTRIDGE 2 1/2 stars. Steve Coogan imports his long-running stock comic character to the U.S. Partridge, a small-town British DJ, is a vainglorious twit. In this thin feature he gets caught up in a siege at his station that goes on far, far too...