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Colon Cancer

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  • Hawaii Senate panel considers medical marijuana dispensaries

    Hawaii state senators are taking up a proposal to develop a system of medical marijuana dispensaries, which would give patients legal access to the drug nearly 15 years after it became legal in Hawaii. A Senate panel heard the proposal on Friday....
  • Drinking milk: the pros and cons

    There are a few things we can say for sure about milk: It is a concentrated source of calcium. It also contains protein and other nutrients. And it elicits strong opinions, even among scientists who study it, about how much we need. With recent studies...
  • Colon cancer survivor uses past to help others

    Colon cancer survivor uses past to help others
    He keeps a healthy diet, rarely has medical complaints and has little time to drop by the doctor's office, so like many Americans over 50, Ted Mathias just didn't get around to taking one of modern medicine's most significant examinations. In January,...
  • Windsor edition community news

    Windsor Woman's Club arts & crafts WINDSOR - During the Windsor Woman's Clubs recent March meeting, member submitted arts & crafts items were displayed and judged. The first-place winners now go on to be judged at the district, and then state level. To...
  • An Americans dream come true

    An Americans dream come true
    Mission possible. That was the thought when rock 'n' roll band the Americans was approached to play a benefit concert for one of their devoted fans. For four years, Gayle Krufal, 47, of Capistrano Beach has attended as many Americans shows as she...
  • Will aspirin reduce your cancer risk? Depends on your DNA, study says

    Will aspirin reduce your cancer risk? Depends on your DNA, study says
    For most people, a regular dose of aspirin, Advil, Aleve or certain other over-the-counter painkillers can reduce the risk of colorectal cancer by about one-third. But for some people, these same pills make colorectal cancer more likely. Now researchers...
  • Aspirin users with common genes may get less colon cancer

    Researchers have identified common genetic traits that may explain how aspirin can help protect against colon cancer. It's too soon to recommend aspirin for colon cancer prevention and the needed genetic tests aren't available outside of research. But...
  • Hey, Women's Health, I'm trying to raise a girl who likes her body

     Hey, Women's Health, I'm trying to raise a girl who likes her body
    Dear Women's Health Magazine, Help me out. I'm trying to raise a daughter who doesn't hate her body. Who, in fact, continues for many years to appreciate and enjoy her body for all the things it lets her do — run, flip, dance, play Twister....
  • Kentucky leads the way with top spot in March Madness

    The Kentucky Wildcats ended up where everyone expected them on Selection Sunday: Seeded No. 1 on their quest to become the first undefeated team since 1976. Oh, but there were surprises when the NCAA Tournament bracket came out, too. Big-conference UCLA...
  • NHL general managers discuss diving, protecting goalies

    NHL general managers opened three days of meetings without action on two key items on the agenda — goalie interference and the possibility of three-on-three play in overtime. Instead, discussions Monday centered on diving and embellishment, and...
  • Albany beats Stony Brook 51-50 to win America East title

    When the final buzzer sounded, Albany's Peter Hooley was mobbed on his home court, fans and teammates reacting in disbelief after his winning 3-pointer. Just six weeks after his mother had died of colon cancer, the junior star from Australia hit a 3-...