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Lung Cancer

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  • Hospice volunteer learns meaning of life

    Hospice volunteer learns meaning of life
    Kevin Sweat stashes two packs of cigarillos into the seat of his walker on wheels and rolls it down the ramp of the Gerald D. Robison Residence. His shoes scrape on the concrete driveway as he shuffles the walker to a spot near the street. It's mid-...
  • Winter Meetings Day 1: More on Dan Duquette, catching depth and filling outfield holes

    Winter Meetings Day 1: More on Dan Duquette, catching depth and filling outfield holes
    Baseball's annual winter meetings officially begin today in San Diego. The lobby of the Manchester Grand Hyatt will be filled with reporters, agents and club executives. There might have been some awkward moments Sunday night as the Orioles club brass...
  • Ann Johnson: This Christmas, she will be missed

    Ann Johnson: This Christmas, she will be missed
    It's nearing Christmas and Ann Johnson isn't there to coordinate the family get-together, the decorating of the house, the buying of presents and a long list of other things. As a former bookkeeper, office manager and legal secretary, Johnson was the...
  • Buck Showalter, MLB public relations staffers pay tribute to Monica Barlow

    Buck Showalter, MLB public relations staffers pay tribute to Monica Barlow
    For the past two years, Major League Baseball's public relations departments have come together to organize auctions to benefit cancer research. This year, after the death of Orioles public relations director Monica Barlow to lung cancer in February,...
  • Yale Study: Brain Responds Differently In Male And Female Smokers

    Yale Study: Brain Responds Differently In Male And Female Smokers
    By analyzing dynamic brain scans, Yale researchers have pinpointed a different brain response between male and female smokers, a finding that could lead to breakthroughs in developing gender-specific treatments to help smokers quit. The study,...
  • Facing cancer, and finding heaven on earth

    Facing cancer, and finding heaven on earth
    Oren Miller's children — 6-year-old Liam and 4-year-old Madeline — lean in close as they play Chutes and Ladders with their dad. "OK, Madeline, you're at 42. Count forward six," he says, his voice gentle. He is wearing three layers despite...
  • Berkeley's soda tax a sweet victory

    Three years ago, Richmond City Councilman Jeff Ritterman became aware that about a third of his city's fifth- and seventh- graders were obese, and that the numbers were getting worse. A retired cardiologist who got into politics to improve public...
  • Piatigorsky house is gone, but pieces of history were saved

    Piatigorsky house is gone, but pieces of history were saved
    The distress call came in early July from a longtime resident of Brentwood. "The Piatigorsky house is being demolished," she said. "We were their neighbors for 60 years." Los Angeles was losing part of its cultural history, she said. The two-story...
  • Founder Chuck Smith's family sues Calvary Chapel

    A daughter and the widow of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa founder Chuck Smith have sued his former church, alleging a conspiracy to commandeer Smith's ministry and deny him emergency medical attention on his deathbed. Smith died last year at age 86 after...
  • John Mannion, Chicago cop who became prosecutor and judge, dies at 77

     John Mannion, Chicago cop who became prosecutor and judge, dies at 77
    John J. Mannion spent 14 years as a Chicago police officer and homicide detective before going to work as a Cook County prosecutor and then taking the bench for more than two decades. Mr. Mannion worked his way through law school while a police...
  • Center Valley homes found with high concentration of deadly radon gas

    Center Valley homes found with high concentration of deadly radon gas
    Hundreds of homeowners in the Center Valley area are being urged to test their homes for the cancer-causing gas radon after one of the highest concentrations recorded in Pennsylvania was found there. The state Department of Environmental Protection...