RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Cancer

A collection of news and information related to Cancer published by this site and its partners.

Top Cancer Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Tennis: Reyna finds strength in family

    Tennis: Reyna finds strength in family
    As a rising junior tennis player, Corona del Mar resident Alex Reyna has a rigid training schedule at Advantage Tennis Academy in Irvine. Sometimes Reyna supplements this by carrying around his sister, Noelle. As triplets along with their sister, Paige,...
  • Tinley Park firefighters to help cancer patients

    Tinley Park firefighters to help cancer patients
    Later this month, Tinley Park's Fire Department will join at least 24 others from across the state for a fundraiser to help cancer patients. This year will be the first time Tinley Park firefighters compete in the Cure It Foundation's Fire Up a Cure...
  • Boy battling cancer gets lesson from former E Street Band drummer

    Boy battling cancer gets lesson from former E Street Band drummer
    When Sarah Newhard of New Tripoli asked her 9-year-old son Wyatt what he wanted for Christmas, she was surprised to hear him ask for a drum set. He had never been musically inclined or particularly liked music, Newhard says. But Wyatt, who since age 3...
  • U.S. troops in Afghanistan sent waste to open burn pits, report finds

    U.S. troops in Afghanistan sent waste to open burn pits, report finds
    Although the U.S. has spent millions to build incinerators in Afghanistan to avoid exposing anyone to toxic smoke from open burning, American troops sent waste to an Afghan-operated open pit for five months last year, according to an inspector general&...
  • Seymour Rallies For Teen With Inoperable Brain Tumor

    Seymour Rallies For Teen With Inoperable Brain Tumor
    — The photos tell the story of a lively, vibrant 17-year-old: There she is in her cheerleader outfit, posing with her prom date, hanging with friends and vacationing with family. Nina Poeta's story was like that of many teenagers, until last...
  • Lehigh Valley IronPigs assistant GM Scharf battles back from major health scare

    Howard Scharf ran about 75 yards from the third-base side of Allentown's Coca-Cola Park to the right-field grass late last month to help secure the tarp as thunderstorms whipped through the Lehigh Valley. The Triple-A Lehigh Valley IronPigs assistant...
  • Relay For Life Has Successful 20th Anniversary Event

    Relay For Life Has Successful 20th Anniversary Event
    The South Windsor-Rockville Relay for Life held a successful 20th annual event at South Windsor High School on June 6 and 7. Hundreds of participants turned out to support cancer research at the fun and educational 21-hour event that featured...
  • Joan Lunden Discloses Breast Cancer Diagnosis on 'GMA'

    Joan Lunden, who has served one of the longest tenures as a host of ABC's "Good Morning America," returned to the program this morning to talk being recently diagnosed with breast cancer. "I have covered many stories about breast cancer over the years...
  • 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...
  • Buddy Cianci, twice a convict, wants to be Providence mayor again

    Vincent A. "Buddy" Cianci Jr., the former mayor of Providence, R.I. who left office in handcuffs in 2002 when he was convicted for racketeering conspiracy, wants his old office back.  Cianci said during his radio show Wednesday that with a sense of...
  • Virgen: Recent deaths remind me to love life

     Virgen: Recent deaths remind me to love life
    If it's true that life is how you perceive it, then death should not really have so much sting. But in truth, the death of a loved one can shatter a home, break hearts and dramatically change lives. So just how does one overcome death of a loved one,...