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Cancer

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Top Cancer Articles

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  • Cancer survivorship day brings patients, families and staff together to celebrate hope at DKH

    A cough sent Janice Jastrzebski to her doctor. When she told him one of her breasts was sore, neither thought much of it. A week later she learned that she had stage 3 breast cancer. She had two aggressive types of cancer and it had spread to her lymph...
  • Doree Garolsky's Survival Story

    Doree Garolsky's Survival Story
    I had 16 years’ worth of mammograms however; I was unaware that because I had dense breasts I should have been getting ultra sounds. There was a lump above my breast. My doctor and gynecologist both thought it was nothing but suggested I go to a...
  • Sonia Reices Cabrera's Survival Story

    Sonia Reices Cabrera's Survival Story
    Life can change from one minute to another. Near the end of December 2011 my doctor said I had a fatty tumor in my left armpit and told me not to worry. In July 2012 my private doctor checked the tumor and suggested I have an ultrasound. I had no...
  • Maryland should legalize pot [Letter]

    Maryland should legalize pot [Letter]
    I think it should be a person's own choice to do whatever drug a person chooses as long as it doesn't involve committing a crime to acquire the drug. When it comes to marijuana, we should be able to have and smoke as much as we like ("Fixing Md.'s...
  • Three-letter word gives the sick hope: My Word

    Two years ago, I had it all. My wife Sandy and I were busy raising our three teenage children, and my special project as executive architect for the Dr. Phillips Center for The Performing Arts kept me very busy. The phone call came two days before...
  • Pat Dunford's Survival Story

    Pat Dunford's Survival Story
    I noticed a lump during the summer of 2013 and convinced myself that it was a clogged sweat gland. I waited several months until my regular six month checkup with my primary physician, Dr. Diana Galindo at Cleveland Clinic Florida.   Almost as an...
  • Beth Guendjoian's Survival Story

    Beth Guendjoian's Survival Story
    I was 38 years old. I had two young daughters, a loving husband, and an amazing family. Not a care in the world. Life was good. Thirty-eight years old is when my life changed. I was told I had breast cancer. It all started with a self-exam and a feeling...
  • Local women join clinical trials to fight breast cancer

    Local women join clinical trials to fight breast cancer
    Five years ago, Mary Fries of Northampton learned she had breast cancer. She went through a standard regimen of chemotherapy, a mastectomy, radiation, breast reconstruction and Tamoxifen, a drug commonly used to treat breast cancer. But Fries'...
  • Wasserman Schultz says Obamacare won't hurt Democrats in this year's elections

    Wasserman Schultz says Obamacare won't hurt Democrats in this year's elections
    Obamacare has lost its punch as a political weapon against Democrats, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Thursday as she touted benefits of the health care law and urged people to sign up the next time enrollment opens. If the Weston...
  • Advances in breast reconstruction after cancer

    Advances in breast reconstruction after cancer
    When Mary Casterline was diagnosed with invasive carcinoma of the breast in mid-April, she knew she was fortunate. Her cancer was very treatable and she had a lot of options for both treatment and beyond. Casterline's doctors explained that she had...
  • 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...