| Apr 18, 2015
| 8:38 PM
A few years ago, I began my day at Musikfest with a beef brisket sandwich, crab cake sliders with curly fries, turkey and bacon kabobs, a Buffalo chicken cheesesteak pretzel, deep fried Kool-Aid, a root beer float and a 24-ounce Rolling Rock.
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:47 PM
The take on teenagers today is that history is what was posted to their Twitter account an hour ago. In Surry County, though, basketball players grow up with the legacy of Joe Ellis.
Ten years ago this month, Ellis, Surry's longtime boys basketball...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:51 AM
Employees with the Florida Department of Health in Lake County hope to help raise public awareness of colon cancer by participating in the wearing of blue on Friday, while also urging others in the community to do the same. Friday is the Colon Cancer...
| Apr 12, 2015
When Rick Sample, now 50, received a diagnosis of colon cancer in October 2012, he was the fifth person in his family, including his older brother, to be diagnosed with the disease — and at a relatively early age.
That family history made him a...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 3:00 AM
My mother has lung cancer. She never smoked.
I recall the moment I heard the news. I was at work, and I immediately left my office in tears and aimlessly wandered nearby neighborhoods, unable to make sense of this new reality or my own complex range...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:21 PM
Colorectal cancers kill more Americans than any other cancer except lung cancer, but a new study suggests you can reduce your risk of the disease by laying off the cheeseburgers and pastramis and opting for a large salad or broiled salmon instead.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:21 PM
This is the time of year when everyone takes a hard look in the mirror (or at the scale) and promises, "I'm going to begin exercising."
One of the easiest ways to begin is simply by putting one foot in front of the other. Research has shown that the...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 7:47 PM
Three and a half decades after Michael Hanna Jr. began exploring the concept of using the body's own immune system to fight cancer, the idea is driving Baltimore's latest biotechnology promise.
The company Vaccinogen, drawing on research that Hanna began...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 11:37 AM
The #JoeStrong movement will live on through the Cocktails and Chemo Foundation, former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans announced Sunday at a memorial for her husband.
Joe Clark, Evans' spouse, died in November at age 31 after a long battle with colon...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:26 AM
Former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans invites the public to a memorial for her husband, Joe Clark, this Sunday.
Doors at the Enzian in Maitland open at noon, and the event will go to 2 p.m.
Clark died in November at age 31 after a long battle with...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 11:48 AM
Charlotte R. Bohn, who worked for Baltimore's Child magazine as distribution and advertising manager for more than a decade and was also a talented singer and voice teacher, died of colon cancer Feb. 11 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 38....