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Colon Cancer

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  • Are IronPigs' bacon critics the fun police?

    Are IronPigs' bacon critics the fun police?
    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. Last week,...
  • Surry County boys basketball team carries on Joe Ellis' legacy 10 years after historic state championship

     Surry County boys basketball team carries on Joe Ellis' legacy 10 years after historic state championship
    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...
  • Colon Cancer Alliance participating in National Dress in Blue Day

    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...
  • Genetic test can warn of high risk for colon cancer

    Genetic test can warn of high risk for colon cancer
    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...
  • The stigma of lung cancer

    The stigma of lung cancer
    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...
  • Vegetarians who ate fish had lowest colorectal cancer risk, study says

    Vegetarians who ate fish had lowest colorectal cancer risk, study says
    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. After...
  • Commentary: Monitored exercise program can save life, limb

    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...
  • Vaccinogen brings momentum on cancer vaccine research to Baltimore

    Vaccinogen brings momentum on cancer vaccine research to Baltimore
    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...
  • #JoeStrong: Amanda Evans pays it forward

    #JoeStrong: Amanda Evans pays it forward
    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...
  • #JoeStrong memorial: Amanda Evans invites public

    #JoeStrong memorial: Amanda Evans invites public
    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...
  • Charlotte R. Bohn

    Charlotte R. Bohn
    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....