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Breast Cancer

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  • Brain-tumor patient becomes area's first to try laser-heat treatment

    Brain-tumor patient becomes area's first to try laser-heat treatment
    Diane Bostick, who fought back breast cancer in 2009 but later found the cancer had spread to her brain, received a literal ray of hope, becoming the first person in Central Florida to undergo a new laser thermal treatment for brain tumors. Five days...
  • Wait, are those your real boobs?

    Wait, are those your real boobs?
    Michelle Lytle turned some heads at Hollywood Beach on Memorial Day this year. “You would see people from far away do double takes and start walking towards her,” said Lytle’s fiancee, Robyn Graves, 30. “People were taking...
  • Confusion over doctor lists is costly for Obamacare enrollees in state

    Confusion over doctor lists is costly for Obamacare enrollees in state
    Frustration and legal challenges over the network of doctors and hospitals for Obamacare patients have marred an otherwise successful rollout of the federal healthcare law in California. Limiting the number of medical providers was part of an effort...
  • Gaymarie Tomlinson: Dance-studio owner inspired students to do their best

    Gaymarie Tomlinson, owner and artistic director of Studio 5D Dynasty Dance Centre in Winter Springs, spent more than three decades getting her dance students off on the right foot. More than 5,000 students passed through the Lake Mary resident's dance...
  • Mountain climb falls short, but woman still raises $13,000 for breast cancer charity

    Mountain climb falls short, but woman still raises $13,000 for breast cancer charity
    Last week, Nancy Klimah, a 57-year-old Bolingbrook resident, set out to climb California's Mount Shasta, a 14,179-foot mountain, all in the name of raising money for the Breast Cancer Fund. But on June 18, despite her best efforts, Klimah said she fell...
  • Study: healthy women don't need a common gynecology exam

    MINNEAPOLIS The pelvic exam, a common but often uncomfortable ritual for millions of American women, might be unnecessary for those who don't have symptoms of a gynecological problem. Research led by the Minneapolis VA Medical Center found no evidence...
  • READER SUBMITTED: A Student Of The Glenholme School Is Recognized By DAR

    Each year, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) present the Good Citizenship Award to youth who demonstrate outstanding character, dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. In June, the Judea Chapter of DAR honored high school students...
  • Arctic veteran and cancer survivor continues fitness regimen at 82

    WALNUT CREEK, Calif. Eileen Birdsong has faced cancer three times over the past two decades, but she has never let it slow her down. During eight months of radiation treatment for breast cancer in the mid-1990s, the Pleasanton woman walked the 6-mile...
  • Play For PINK Golf And Tennis At Farmington Woods

    Play For PINK Golf And Tennis At Farmington Woods
    AVON — Farmington Woods will hold its first Play for PINK Golf and Tennis Classic on Aug. 4. The purpose of the event is to raise money for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, which funds more than a dozen research projects in four countries,...
  • Women face gender-specific challenges in fighting addiction and alcoholism

    MIAMI "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus" trumpeted a popular book in the 1990s. Author John Gray didn't sell 50 million copies of his book and spark a pop culture fire by telling us anything most of us hadn't learned by grade school. Men and women...
  • Joan Lunden has breast cancer, is in 'warrior mode'

    Joan Lunden, who co-hosted "Good Morning America" for 17 years, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. "In the beginning, it's such a shock, it's a stunner, and you think, 'I do everything right!,'" she said on her old show, sitting down Tuesday to...