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  • 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...
  • Samuel Leon Winder Jr., Baltimore teacher

    Samuel Leon Winder Jr., Baltimore teacher
    Sam Winder, an art teacher who family members say never forgot a relative's birthday, making sure to always mail a card with a little money slipped inside, died of lung cancer Jan. 18. The Baltimore resident was 84. Family and friends said Winder was a...
  • J. Lester Dabbs Jr.: Principal of principals was fine teacher

    J. Lester Dabbs Jr.: Principal of principals was fine teacher
    At Ocoee Café on Sunday mornings, he ordered grilled wheat toast and liked his bacon extra crispy. J. Lester Dabbs — and about eight other regulars — never went a morning without breakfast at the McKey Street restaurant. Also at that table...
  • New Laws Ban Smoking With Kids in Car

     
    I was having a conversation with someone recently whose 80-year-old father is currently sick with lung cancer. He smoked much of his youth, and when his son asked him why he even started smoking, he replied that it was simply......
  • South Africa grants parole to apartheid-era killer De Kock

    South Africa grants parole to apartheid-era killer De Kock
    One of apartheid’s most notorious killers, Eugene de Kock, a former police colonel nicknamed "Prime Evil," will walk free after 20 years in jail. South Africa’s government announced Friday that De Kock had been granted parole. De Kock’...
  • Wendell Ford, Democratic Kentucky governor and longtime U.S. senator, dies

    Wendell Ford, Democratic Kentucky governor and longtime U.S. senator, dies
    Wendell H. Ford, a former Kentucky governor and longtime Democratic U.S. senator, died Thursday at his Kentucky home. He was 90.  Ford had publicly acknowledged last year that he was battling lung cancer, and his family and state officials confirmed his...
  • Wendell Ford, ex-Kentucky governor, U.S. senator, dies at 90

    Wendell Ford, ex-Kentucky governor, U.S. senator, dies at 90
    Former U.S. Sen. and Kentucky Gov. Wendell Ford, an unapologetic smoker whose unfiltered chats and speeches endeared him to voters in a state that once thrived on tobacco and coal, has died at age 90. Ford's health had declined in the last two weeks,...
  • E-cigarettes can produce more formaldehyde than regular cigarettes, study says

    E-cigarettes can produce more formaldehyde than regular cigarettes, study says
    A preliminary study in the New England Journal of Medicine raises a new worry about electronic cigarettes – exposure to formaldehyde. Under certain conditions, taking 10 puffs from an e-cigarette would expose a user to about 2.5 times as much...
  • 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-...