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Lung Cancer

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  • Autopsy shows New York Times writer David Carr died of lung cancer

    Autopsy shows New York Times writer David Carr died of lung cancer
    New York Times media columnist David Carr died of complications from metastatic lung cancer, according to autopsy results released Saturday. Julie Bolcer, a spokeswoman for the New York City medical examiner's office, said the autopsy shows heart...
  • Autopsy shows New York Times writer David Carr died of lung cancer

    Autopsy shows New York Times writer David Carr died of lung cancer
    New York Times media columnist David Carr died of complications from metastatic lung cancer, according to autopsy results released Saturday. Julie Bolcer, a spokeswoman for the New York City medical examiner's office, said the autopsy shows heart disease...
  • Geriatric cat may need anti-anxiety relief for long car ride

    These reader questions were answered by experts attending the North American Veterinary Conference Jan. 17-21 in Orlando, Fla.. Q: We're about to travel a long distance in the car with my 18-year-old cat. She's always been miserable on car rides. I've...
  • In California, a 'golden' political opportunity carries risks

    WASHINGTON To some of the more politically ambitious members of the U.S. House of Representatives from California, it's a long-awaited opportunity. For the first time in more than two decades, an open contest for a U.S. Senate seat from the Golden...
  • Culinary Care helps fight cancer, one meal at a time

    Culinary Care helps fight cancer, one meal at a time
    One of the few good memories Wilmette native Courtney White has of her late father Barry's final fight with lung cancer in 2006 is of food: the dishes that concerned friends and neighbors brought the family every night for two months straight. Knowing...
  • Smoking's toll goes far beyond lung cancer; study ties more deaths, diseases to tobacco use

    Breast cancer, prostate cancer, and even routine infections. A new report ties these and other maladies to smoking and says an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the United States are probably due to tobacco use. The study by the American...
  • Philly420: Pa. medical marijuana bill out of joint?

    If and when Pennsylvania passes a medical marijuana bill, it could well exclude the most common delivery methods: smoking and vaporization. A hearing for state's medical marijuana bill has been scheduled for February 25 in Harrisburg. The Senate State...
  • Lung cancer No. 1 cancer killer of women in wealthy nations

     Lung cancer No. 1 cancer killer of women in wealthy nations
    Lung cancer has overtaken breast cancer as the leading cancer killer of women in developed countries, reflecting changing smoking patterns among females worldwide, a new report shows. Legions of women began smoking four decades ago, and the dire...
  • Asbestos-tainted dirt leaves Dania for landfill near Coconut Creek

    Asbestos-tainted dirt leaves Dania for landfill near Coconut Creek
    DANIA BEACH — The delicate task of removing asbestos-tainted dirt from a construction staging area near the airport began Monday. The first truck rolled out shortly before 3 p.m., headed for Waste Management's Monarch Hill landfill near Coconut...
  • Professor recalls 'crazy' discovery of radon in Berks

    The discovery in a Center Valley home last fall of the highest radon reading ever in Pennsylvania has its roots in a mystery that started in Berks County almost 30 years ago. For Brian Redmond, professor of geology and chemistry in Wilkes University's...
  • Merle Lucille Woodburn October 13, 1921 - January 15, 2015

    Merle Lucille Woodburn</br> October 13, 1921 - January 15, 2015
    Merle Lucille Woodburn (93) passed away peacefully at home on the morning of January 15, 2015. Merle was a very active member of the Burbank Community where she lived for over 72 years. Merle was born in Wolf Lake, Illinois to Merle and Dennis...