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  • Community news for Vernon edition

    Correction VERNON -The photo in the story "Mike Wendus: Spearheading Santa House return to Rockville" on Page 5 of the April 2 edition of the Vernon ReminderNews should be credited to Patricia A. Schlag. Music, creativity, dating and high finance at...
  • For cancer risk, some BRCA mutations are more dangerous than others

    For cancer risk, some BRCA mutations are more dangerous than others
    Doctors have long recognized that women with mutations in two particular genes – BRCA1 and BRCA2 – have a higher risk of breast and ovarian cancer. Now they are starting to figure out which mutations are worse than others. They have even...
  • Soy myths exposed

    Plenty of myths surround soy, from causing breast cancer to feminizing men. But what does the science say? Since 1990, over 10,000 peer-reviewed studies have been conducted on soy, a food consumed worldwide in many forms over the centuries. The evidence...
  • Local athlete 'makes the play' to fight lung cancer

    Local athlete 'makes the play' to fight lung cancer
    Lung cancer survivors Barb Miller and her daughter, Tracy Anderson, want others to know: If you've got a lung, you can get lung cancer. It doesn't matter if you smoke or not. They say it's time to stop stigmatizing lung cancer and start doing more...
  • Safe swimming the goal of drowning victim's family

    Safe swimming the goal of drowning victim's family
    John Kocher remembers it as "the phone call no one ever wants to receive." The Richards High School guidance counselor and freshman football coach on Monday used that phrase to describe the call he got in July 2013 notifying him that his son, Matthew...
  • Plea deals possible in Atlanta educators' cheating trial

    An Atlanta judge urged 10 former educators Monday to accept sentencing deals with the prosecution in a trial over a widespread conspiracy to cheat on state tests — and he threatened prison sentences for them if they fail to reach those deals. "I've...
  • Howard County health digest

    Wellness classes Howard County General Hospital will offer the following wellness classes. Unless otherwise listed classes will be held at the HCGH Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Drive, Suite 100, Columbia. •Essentials in babysitting. Learn to...
  • Lehigh Valley wineries win awards ... and other company news

    Lehigh Valley wineries win awards ... and other company news
    Lehigh Valley area wineries win awards Lehigh Valley area wineries earned medals last month at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition in Rochester, N.Y.. More than 3,700 wines were in the competition, which is in its 15th year. Among the...
  • Cancer survivors' reunion celebrates life, lasting friendship

    Cancer survivors' reunion celebrates life, lasting friendship
    It was a reunion full of tears, laughter, love and gratitude. For more than a dozen cancer survivors who met 15 years ago on a retreat presented by a support organization, the anniversary gathering last weekend in Irvine celebrated a special journey...
  • Death with dignity advocates say they'll return next year

    Death with dignity advocates say they'll return next year
    Cancer took both Edgewater resident Amy Chase's parents. And both times Chase was there holding their hands when they passed away, witnessing them struggle against the pain of the disease. Her father Frank Chase, whose pancreatic cancer was aggressive,...
  • 11 former Atlanta educators convicted in cheating scandal

    In one of the biggest cheating scandals of its kind in the U.S., 11 former Atlanta public school educators were convicted Wednesday of racketeering for their role in a scheme to inflate students' scores on standardized exams. The defendants, including...