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  • Studies: Merck drug Keytruda effective against 3 cancers

    One of the hot new cancer immunotherapy drugs, Merck & Co.'s Keytruda, strongly benefited patients with melanoma, lung cancer and mesothelioma, according to three studies presented Sunday at the American Association for Cancer Research conference in Philadelphia.
  • Report: Delays, staffing shortages at Maryland VA medical centers

    The Veterans Health Administration medical center in Cecil County was so understaffed that at one point, federal investigators report, three doctors were caring for 5,000 patients. "I am not able to think of any acceptable or practical way to do all that...

    Obama Meets Castro? Latin America Turning A Page

    Obama Meets Castro? Latin America Turning A Page
    Eduardo Galeano, one of Latin America's fieriest authors, died Monday at 74 after a long bout with lung cancer. But the Uruguayan writer, who did with prose what Ernesto "Che" Guevara did with a bandoleer and inspired rebels around the globe, had...

    Consumer Reports: How to protect yourself from excessive radiation

    X-rays have been used for almost 120 years, but the introduction of computed tomography, or CT scans, in the 1970s was revolutionary, says Consumer Reports. The new tests, which use multiple X-ray images, allowed doctors to see with unprecedented...

    Breathe Deep North Shore becomes regional lung cancer fight

    Breathe Deep North Shore becomes regional lung cancer fight
    The Lungevity Foundation and its annual Breathe Deep "run-walk" are both ideas with deep Deerfield roots that have spread across the country in just a few short years. The fourth annual Breathe Deep North Shore 5K will raise awareness of and money to...