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Colon Cancer

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  • Aspirin Benefits Debated And Discussed

    Aspirin is one of the oldest drugs out there. And yet researchers are still learning what it can — and cannot — do. It's clear that daily aspirin can be beneficial for people who have had a heart attack or an ischemic stroke. Scores of...
  • 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...
  • Wendy Chioji takes cancer fight to new arena

    Wendy Chioji takes cancer fight to new arena
    Winter Park will proclaim Wednesday as Wendy Chioji Day, a gesture that underscores how the former WESH-Channel 2 anchor still inspires the community six years after she left the NBC affiliate. She will attend the local, sold-out premiere of a documentary...
  • Amanda Evans moves husband to hospice

    Amanda Evans moves husband to hospice
    Former News 13 reporter Amanda Evans has given a short update on her husband, Joe Clark. Via Facebook, she wrote Sunday night: "Pray for peace and comfort as we move Joe to a hospice house tonight. Loving someone sometimes means letting go." In April,...
  • Declining in older adults, colorectal cancer jumps in the young

    Declining in older adults, colorectal cancer jumps in the young
    New diagnoses of colorectal cancers, which have been on the decline for years among those over 50, are increasing "exponentially" among those between the ages of 20 and 49, new research has found. By the year 2030, the rate of new diagnoses among the...
  • 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...
  • Mount Dora couple marks 50th anniversary they didn't think would come

    Mount Dora couple marks 50<sup>t</sup><sup>h</sup> anniversary they didn't think would come
    MOUNT DORA — Golden memories will be extra special Saturday for John and Barbara Parisian as they celebrate 50 years of marriage with about 50 close friends and family members coming from all over the U.S. and even as far as Italy. It will be...
  • 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...
  • Cleveland Clinic nears opening of cancer, neurology center

    Cleveland Clinic nears opening of cancer, neurology center
    Cleveland Clinic Florida is finishing construction of a $90 million cancer and neurological center at its Weston campus to accommodate a growing patient load. The clinic expects to open the 143,000-square-foot Egil and Pauline Braathen Center late...
  • Frederick Niemi, dedicated to Finnish affairs, dies at 76

    Frederick Niemi grew up in Berwyn, but he was deeply attached to his family's ancestral homeland of Finland, involving himself in a number of Finnish-American organizations and serving as Finland's honorary consul in Chicago for more than 30 years....
  • Study: Being overweight or obese led to 481,000 cancers in one year

    Looking for ways to reduce your risk of cancer? Try losing weight. A new study estimates that 3.6% of cancers diagnosed around the world in 2012 could be traced to the excess weight of patients. That works out to 481,000 cases of cancer in adults who...