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Lung Cancer

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  • Remembering the great Lesley Gore

    "I'M YOUNG, and I want to be young, I'm free and I want to be free/To live my life the way I choose, to say and do whatever I please!" Lesley Gore, belting out her prescient anthem, "You Don't Own Me," in 1964. YEARS AGO I interviewed Lesley Gore. She...
  • Military and police dogs deserve to be treated as heroes, too

    Here's the dictionary definition of a hero: "A person admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities, as achieved with altruistic intent. Typically a hero doesn't boast about his or her achievements." This definition...
  • It's time to tighten the rules on e-cigarettes

    It's time to tighten the rules on e-cigarettes
    As more information begins to emerge about e-cigarettes, they are looking less and less like benign alternatives to traditional smoking. Teenagers are apparently taking up the so-called vaping habit in droves, and now we're also learning that the...
  • Illinois manufacturer cited for exposing workers to carcinogen

     Illinois manufacturer cited for exposing workers to carcinogen
    An Illinois snowplow-maker could face more than $43,000 in fines after a federal safety agency found company employees were exposed to a contaminant linked to cancer. A call and email to Flink seeking comment Tuesday evening weren't returned. The...
  • 'It's My Party' singer-songwriter Lesley Gore dies at 68

    'It's My Party' singer-songwriter Lesley Gore dies at 68
    Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," and followed it up with the hits "Judy's Turn to Cry," and the feminist anthem "You Don't Own Me," died Monday. She was 68....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Carol Capó, former opinion editor and arts leader, died Thursday

    Carol Capó, former opinion editor and arts leader, died Thursday
    NEWPORT NEWS — Carol Capó, former opinion editor at the Daily Press and director of the Newport News Public Art Foundation, died Thursday following a lengthy illness with lung cancer. She was 66. Daily Press Publisher Digby Solomon cited her wit...
  • 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...