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Colon Cancer

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  • Many factors determine treatment plan for rectal cancer

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I often hear about colon cancer, but not a lot about rectal cancer. How is it diagnosed, and is it treatable? ANSWER: Rectal cancer is cancer that occurs in the last several inches of the colon, called the rectum. The primary...
  • Amanda Evans sets Joe Clark memorial

    Amanda Evans sets Joe Clark memorial
    Former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans has announced the Central Florida memorial for her husband, Joe Clark, who died in November at age 31. The memorial will be from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Enzian in Maitland. "It's open to anyone and...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Top 5 spices for health

    Environmental Nutrition: Top 5 spices for health
    Herbs and spices not only punch up food's appeal, they also can boost your immune system to help your body fight disease. Some herbs and spices have specific benefits, such as calming an upset stomach or aiding in blood sugar control. It's no...
  • Potent spices add a flavor punch and protection against disease

    Look no further than your own spice rack to help protect against chronic diseases like heart disease and cancer. Herbs and spices not only punch up food's appeal, but they can also boost your immune system to help fight disease. Some herbs and spices...
  • Research: Breast Cancer Treatment Should Address Obesity

    Yale cancer scientist Melinda Irwin says that the connection between obesity and cancer are so strong -- as are recent findings about the effectiveness of exercise and diet in treating cancer -- that pharmaceutical companies should be required to...
  • Amanda Evans: 'We never felt alone'

    Amanda Evans: 'We never felt alone'
    Former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans sent me a holiday note, and I asked if I could share it with you. "Absolutely," she said. "I hope they know how much every note and kind gesture has helped us through." Evans lost her husband, Joe Clark, on Nov....
  • Environmental Nutrition: Fill your nutrient shortfall

    Environmental Nutrition: Fill your nutrient shortfall
    When scientists observe that lots of people within our population don't meet their needs for particular nutrients, they are dubbed "shortfall nutrients." Here are four essential nutrients most likely to be insufficient in your diet, based on the...
  • Elizabeth Cohen: Orlando mother shared her love, 'did things big'

    Elizabeth Cohen: Orlando mother shared her love, 'did things big'
    Over a hundred presents filled the living room of the Cohen house this Christmas. Even more waited in the garage. The giver was the same person. The wrapping paper was torn, Christmas cards written weeks in advance were read and tears were shared....
  • Even if you backslide, resolving to improve your health is worthwhile

    If you've ever made New Year's resolutions that include adopting better health habits, you probably know they aren't easy to keep. The reason resolutions often don't work is because lasting change is usually not accomplished in a dramatic leap but through...
  • Mr. Basketball of Illinois 2004 | Peoria Central's Shaun Livingston

    Mr. Basketball of Illinois 2004 | Peoria Central's Shaun Livingston
    Whether he goes to Duke or the NBA, Shaun Livingston realizes he is blessed to be facing a decision most everyone else can only dream about. As a first option, there's Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski, who has won over Livingston's family--especially...
  • Palatine District 15 school board member succumbs to cancer

    Palatine District 15 school board member succumbs to cancer
    A northwest suburban school official has died, leaving a school board vacancy to be filled right before the April election. Richard Bokor, who was serving a second term on the Palatine-based Community Consolidated School District 15 as vice president,...