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Colon Cancer

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  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Summer food safety The Department of Health reminds residents to be aware of foodborne illness this summer. In 2014 in Anne Arundel county there were 76 confirmed or probable cases of salmonellosis. For a list of tips, go to aahealth.org and select...
  • What you need to know about when and when not to get cancer screening

     What you need to know about when and when not to get cancer screening
    An online medical magazine recently invited physicians to test their knowledge of cancer screening tests. The respondents undoubtedly were grateful for their anonymity, because the vast majority flunked. In the first question, a 72-year-old man comes to...
  • Running to make a difference

    You've probably heard the saying, "Run for your life." But for many participants in the 3rd Annual Dell Country Mile 5K run or 1-mile walk July 12, the idea of running is about more than challenging athletic stamina — it's about improving the...
  • LEHIGH VALLEY SPORTS CALENDAR

    Items for the calendar must be typed and received at least 10 days in advance of your proposed publishing date at: Sports Calendar, The Morning Call, P.O. Box 1260, Allentown, PA 18105. They may be faxed to the sports department at 610-820-8654 or sent...
  • UVA adds specialized genomics lab to enhance precision medicine

    UVA adds specialized genomics lab to enhance precision medicine
    The University of Virginia Health System has opened a high-tech clinical genomics lab that will personalize care for patients, help doctors determine the best treatments for cancers and other diseases, and allow UVA to offer the most cutting-edge clinical...
  • Obese people must hear the truth from their doctors: They're not healthy

    Obese people must hear the truth from their doctors: They're not healthy
    Q: You, like most physicians I know, are against people being overweight. All we hear is that we have to lose weight. Well, the June issue of People Magazine shows that you can be big, beautiful and healthy. What do you say to that? A: I think you are...
  • Health Announcements

    BWMC programs UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie will offer the following programs July 7, 8 and 22. •A support group, Survivorship: Living With and Beyond Cancer, will meet from 5 to 6:30 p.m. July 7 at Tate Cancer Center,...
  • With mud or without: Benefit event gives choice

    Mark your calendars for the third annual Dell Country Mile, to be held July 12 at Dell Brothers Grain farm at 903 Sullivan Road in Westminster. "We will be offering 1 mile and 5K trails. There are 2 different routes, one with mud and one without mud....
  • Republicans push back against proposed dietary guidelines

    Congressional Republicans are pushing back against proposed dietary guidelines that urge Americans to consider the environment when deciding what foods to eat. House and Senate spending bills say the guidelines must focus only on nutrition and diet....
  • GOP pushes back against dietary guidelines that wade into climate debate

     GOP pushes back against dietary guidelines that wade into climate debate
    Congressional Republicans are pushing back against proposed dietary guidelines that urge Americans to consider the environment when deciding what foods to eat. House and Senate spending bills say the guidelines must focus only on nutrition and diet....
  • WSU regents will soon begin process of replacing Floyd

    The board of regents of Washington State University must soon begin the process of replacing school President Elson S. Floyd, who died Saturday of complications from colon cancer. Meanwhile, Daniel Bernardo, WSU's provost, has assumed the day-to-day...