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Colon Cancer

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  • Review: The King's Men rule at the Gibson

    Review: The King's Men rule at the Gibson
    It’s not easy to outdo Kirk Franklin. A major presence in gospel music since the mid 1990s, Franklin is known for his intensity on stage. He doesn’t sing a lot, but as a bandleader in the old-school Cab Calloway mode he does pretty much...
  • Gene patent case could impact patients, research

    Gene patent case could impact patients, research
    Every time a woman is tested for gene mutations linked to significantly higher rates of breast and ovarian cancer, her blood is sent to a lab in Utah. That's because Salt Lake City-based Myriad Genetics Inc. owns the patents to the BRCA 1 and BRCA 2...
  • Camp One Step at a Time

    Camp One Step at a Time
    Camp One Step at a Time is run by Children's Oncology Services, an organization that provides recreational and educational programs for children and adolescents diagnosed with cancer. If you'd like to learn more about their programs go to www.onestepcamp....
  • NY deli wins battle over 'Heart Attack Sandwich' trademark

    NY deli wins battle over 'Heart Attack Sandwich' trademark
    While Michelle Obama is trying to teach us how to eat healthy, two restaurants are biting each other across the country over the trademark "Heart Attack Sandwich".  The "Second Avenue Deli", a kosher Manhattan deli, won a lawsuit against the Las Vegas-...
  • More younger people getting colorectal cancer

    More younger people getting colorectal cancer
    Carol Carr showed all the signs of colorectal cancer seven years ago, but doctors thought the 44-year-old Glen Burnie woman was too young to have the disease and never tested her for it. Instead, they said her diarrhea, vomiting, cramping, iron...
  • For some, colon cancer screening before age 50

    Carol Carr's diagnosis of colorectal cancer at age 44 ("Colon cancer rises for young," July 30) underscores the point that even though current national guidelines for average risk individuals call for colon screening to start at age 50, there are...
  • Guys love Meat. Study finds men think red meat is macho.

    Guys love Meat. Study finds men think red meat is macho.
    Meat--for guys--its' what’s for dinner and Madison Avenue guys know it. TV is littered with men targeted commercials featuring massive hamburgers to backyard red meat grilling. Guys have been sold on meat forever and now according to study...
  • August 7: Midday Fix - Pick Six

    August 7: Midday Fix - Pick Six
    Kristen Trukova Clinical Oncology Dietician Wholesome Temptation Cookbook  Grilled Red Snapper with Herb-Garlic Marinade Herb-Garlic Marinade Makes about 2 1/2 cups 2 6 large garlic cloves 1/3 cup packed tender fresh thyme sprigs 1/4 cup packed...
  • Cancer care services don't differ by neighborhood

    Cancer care services don't differ by neighborhood
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The worse outcomes among people with cancer who live in poor neighborhoods don't seem to be because they live in areas with fewer doctors and hospitals, according to a new study. Researchers found that poor neighborhoods in...
  • VA cites progress treating women patients

    VA cites progress treating women patients
    Veterans Affairs medical centers across the country, including the Hampton VA, have seen a dramatic upswing in women patients, and that growth has brought its share of challenges. Nationally, the VA has documented gender gaps in recent years –...
  • Can daily aspirin help ward off cancer?

    Can daily aspirin help ward off cancer?
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study bolsters the case that daily aspirin may help protect against cancer, although the effect seems weaker than previously thought. And the final chapter on the popular but controversial drug has yet to be written,...