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Colon Cancer

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  • Ohio hospitals conduct statewide colon cancer screening

    An Ohio cancer center is leading a statewide colon cancer screening in a study aimed at preventing the disease.
  • Cleanliness is paramount with endoscopes

    PHILADELPHIA A few years ago, researchers from 3M Co. tested 245 endoscopes long tubes used to look inside the colon and other organs to see whether the devices had been properly scrubbed of blood, tissue and other human debris. The results of the tests,...

    Are IronPigs' bacon critics the fun police?

    Are IronPigs' bacon critics the fun police?
    A few years ago, I began my day at Musikfest with a beef brisket sandwich, crab cake sliders with curly fries, turkey and bacon kabobs, a Buffalo chicken cheesesteak pretzel, deep fried Kool-Aid, a root beer float and a 24-ounce Rolling Rock. Last week,...

    Hispanic woman helps spread cancer awareness among minorities

    Hispanic woman helps spread cancer awareness among minorities
    After several years of annual mammograms, Chris Lopez Johnson remembers saying to a friend: "I wonder why I keep going. Whenever I go, it always comes back negative." Johnson, who grew up in Waukegan and lives in Winthrop Harbor with her husband, Rick,...

    Your money or your life: Many cancer patients face painful choice

    DALLAS Kim Harris approached the communion rail at Zion Lutheran Church with a vial of pills in his hand. The thin, dying man and the Rev. Robert Preece were alone in the sanctuary. They had met many times this way the 62-year-old cancer patient...