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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...
  • The inequities of cancer research funding

    The inequities of cancer research funding
    In response to commentator Eric Rossen's "The stigma of lung cancer" (March 1), I concur that people are quick to assume if you have lung cancer you must have smoked and that few people know lung cancer is the leading cause of all deaths from cancer....
  • Jim Landers: Are we getting value for our cancer treatment spending?

    Two camps of health economists are having an important quarrel over whether Americans are getting value for the more than $100 billion they're spending each year on treating and preventing cancer. Cancer is expected to eclipse cardiovascular diseases...
  • Steinberg: Chewing tobacco-free zones at ballparks

    Baseball players have been associated with chewing or smokeless tobacco from the early days of the game. It was a habit acquired from boredom, and the desire to generate a saliva flow throughout a game. While it may not cause lung cancer, as smoking...
  • FDA approves Bristol-Myers drug for lung cancer

    The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday expanded approval of an innovative Bristol-Myers Squibb drug to treat the most common form of lung cancer. Regulators cleared Opdivo for patients with advanced squamous non-small cell lung cancer, which...
  • The stigma of lung cancer

    The stigma of lung cancer
    My mother has lung cancer. She never smoked. I recall the moment I heard the news. I was at work, and I immediately left my office in tears and aimlessly wandered nearby neighborhoods, unable to make sense of this new reality or my own complex range...
  • Lehigh Valley health events include Songs and Lessons of Cancer Survivorship, 4.5 Miles of March Madness Run

    Lehigh Valley health events include Songs and Lessons of Cancer Survivorship, 4.5 Miles of March Madness Run
    SONGS AND LESSONS OF CANCER SURVIVORSHIP Dr. Rick Boulay, chief of gynecologic oncology at the Lehigh Valley Health Network, will perform "This is the Moment: Songs and Lessons of Cancer Survivorship" at 7 p.m. March 6,and 2 p.m. March 7 at Allentown'...
  • Oren Miller

    Oren Miller
    Oren Miller, a stay-at-home dad who created A Blogger and a Father blog, which attracted worldwide attention, and the equally successful Facebook group "Dad Bloggers," died Saturday at his Owings Mills home of cancer. He was 42. "Oren's blog was a life-...
  • Crow Island students showcase favorites at science, math fair

    Passions and curious minds were on full display at the Crow Island School science and math fair Feb. 26-27. While participation in the fair is not mandatory, school officials estimate more than 90 percent of students completed a project centered on their...
  • Ronald Lee Gregg Sr.: On the road, he missed home

    Ronald Lee Gregg Sr.: On the road, he missed home
    "You left the toilet seat up, and you should put the toilet seat down." "Are there any other rules I should know about this marriage?" The Greggs were about 18 years old at the time, untangling those conversations that would set precedents for the...