| May 20, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Albert Hall, a professional opera singer and choirmaster who began his singing career during his student days at City College, died May 13 from colon cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Towson resident was 89.
The son of a plumber and a...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:10 PM
MISHAWAKA – Mirko Jurkovic, a member of Notre Dame's 1988 national championship team and consensus All-American lineman, died Wednesday at the St. Joseph Medical Center in Mishawaka from complications from colon cancer. He was 42.
Jurkovic was a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Claire Bidwell Smith buried both of her parents by the time she was 25.
At an age when most young adults celebrate newfound independence, Smith had it thrust upon her. She realized her parents would never see her fall in love or welcome her children...
| Jan 2, 2013
What is it about the New Year that motivates us to take control of our health and our lives?
After all, every month, every Monday, every day presents us with a new opportunity to cultivate more prudent habits. But there's something about Jan. 1 —...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:25 PM
It’s been more than five years since Michael Tomlin was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The diagnosis, made just before his 30th birthday, was two years in coming as other medical conditions were ruled out.
Tomlin said it’s a hard disease...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 5:20 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — In a surreal video preview of the BCS national title game posted last week on UND.com, former Notre Dame All-America guard Mirko Jurkovic identified his alma mater's ability to handle the Alabama offensive line as the key....
| Dec 26, 2012
| 11:54 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Offering women information on colon cancer screening via the web does not get them to take up screening any more effectively than printed materials, according to a new study.
"It's disappointing that the web didn't have more...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Animator Rusty Mills, best known as a director on Warner Bros. Animation series including "Animaniacs" and "Pinky and the Brain," died of colon cancer on Dec. 7. He was 49.
Mills won a primetime Emmy in 1996 for a "Pinky and the Brain" Christmas episode....
| May 15, 2013
| 11:37 PM
BRAWLEY — Local residents suffering from cancer no longer have to travel far for treatment, as the Cancer Institute at the Pioneers Memorial Hospital has begun accepting patients.
The state-of-the-art center provides a full range of medical...
| May 19, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Paul L. Ensor, a retired Baltimore County police officer, died Thursday from colon cancer at Sunflower Assisted-Living in Westminster. He was 95.
The son of farmers, Paul LeRoy Ensor was born and raised in Sparks. He attended Baltimore County public...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Former Orlando Magic star Penny Hardaway isn't done with the hard courts yet. And CNN writer Wayne B. Drash and Simon and Schuster released a book today titled On These Courts documenting Penny Hardaway's return to his Memphis neighborhood to coach his...