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  • The L.A. music scene remembers photographer Andrew Youssef

    The  L.A. music scene remembers photographer Andrew Youssef
    On Saturday, photographer-writer and music-journalism fixture Andrew Youssef died after a long, heartbreakingly documented struggle with colon cancer. He was 38. Since 2006, he had written and shot for his own blog, Amateur Chemist, and publications...
  • Lifestyle changes can cut your risk of colon cancer

    About 50 percent of colorectal cancer, the third most common cancer among men and women in the U.S., can be prevented through daily diet, physical activity and weight management, making it one of our most preventable cancers. Five specific steps toward...
  • In Theory: What is America's empathy quotient?

    A New York Times columnist is wondering: Where is the love? Nicholas D. Kristoff says there's a “profound lack of empathy” these days, after columns he wrote about food stamp recipients, prison inmates and those without health insurance...
  • Lung cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer in Virginia

    Lung cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer in Virginia
    Lung cancer kills three times more Virginians each year than any other cancer. In its soon-to-be-released annual report, the Virginia Cancer Registry revealed that though its incidence ranks third to prostate and breast cancer, lung cancer has by far...
  • Eartha Kitt Inspires Daughter's Line Of Home Products

    Eartha Kitt Inspires Daughter's Line Of Home Products
    It was five years ago Christmas Day, that the world lost iconic singer, actress and stage star Eartha Kitt. The longtime Connecticut resident succumbed to colon cancer but left behind a legacy that included a range of serious and not-so-serious art,...
  • Langley Speedway driver Vaughan Crittenden and mom Jenny fight breast cancer at track with Pink Project

    Langley Speedway driver Vaughan Crittenden and mom Jenny fight breast cancer at track with Pink Project
    Jenny Crittenden is a type A personality, the kind who fills in her planning calendar months in advance. So watching her brother Troy go through rounds of chemotherapy as he successfully battled colon cancer in 2011 brought on a feeling of “...
  • Popular Branson comedian Joey Riley dies of cancer

    Popular Branson comedian Joey Riley dies of cancer
    BRANSON, Mo. -- Popular Branson comedian Joey Riley has passed away after a battle with cancer. Riley was diagnosed with stage four colon cancer in early 2013.  Riley began performing in Branson decades ago.  He earned his big break from country music...
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    Victor Flores married Greg Hardy amid the twinkling lights and Broadway posters of New York's Times Square in April, not three months before doctors diagnosed Greg with stage 4 colon cancer that has since metastasized to his liver. "He was adamant about...
  • It could be next fall before first pot clinics open

    It could be next fall before first pot clinics open
    For Mike Graham, what started as an aggravation of an old football injury led to a number of failed spinal fusion surgeries before doctors decided to implant a pump to regularly release doses of morphine to try to ease his chronic pain. Instead, the...
  • Connecticut Makes it Harder to Free Prisoners Wrongfully Convicted of Crimes

    Connecticut Makes it Harder to Free Prisoners Wrongfully Convicted of Crimes
    A recent court ruling in a convoluted 1993 New Haven murder case is making things a lot tougher for a group trying to free wrongly convicted people from Connecticut prisons. The case concerns the killing of Eugenio Deleone Vega. The organization is...
  • China trying to pull back on gift-giving

    BEIJING — If you want a full-time teaching job, but you're stuck in a temporary gig without health benefits, Luo Chunlei advises that you buy the school principal a box of mooncakes and follow up with an envelope of dough. Having an operation?...