| May 15, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Doctors who treated Angelina Jolie are giving details of the operations the actress had to remove both breasts and reconstruct them with implants.
Jolie revealed on Tuesday that she had the surgery because she carries a gene that puts her at high risk...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Many women today are unaware of their risk for breast and ovarian cancer. One out of every eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime during their lives. Almost 300,000 women each year are diagnosed with invasive and non-invasive breast...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Pierce Brosnan was self-assured and sexy as James Bond in four blockbusters. He warbled ABBA in the 2008 musical "Mamma Mia!" and played a former British prime minister in Roman Polanski's 2010 thriller "The Ghost Writer."
But be vulnerable? Not so...
| May 6, 2013
| 3:03 PM
You may be used to seeing me behind the anchor desk on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
But for last few months, a lot of my time has been spent at the Blue Ridge Cancer Care.
I have ovarian cancer. I was diagnosed right before Christmas.
| Apr 20, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Doris “Doey” Glessner was known for her spunk and style. Her zest for life was contagious, and she shared her life lessons with others by example.
Youngest son Neal Glessner of Hagerstown said an appropriate epitaph for his mother would be,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Oviedo: The Mother's Day Teal Ribbon Run 5K benefits ovarian cancer. It's at 7:30 a.m. Sunday, May 12, at Oviedo Mall. The first 700 entrants get T-shirts, and entries are $25 before May 4, $28 after. A fun run for ages 11 and younger is $10. Or you can...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:33 PM
"Just put your heels out over the ledge," says the woman, reminding me that I have ropes attached to me in six -- six! -- different places.
I cheat out about an inch, because this ledge is 14 stories above the ground, and my heart is racing. And the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine?
A new study suggests, people who are happier in their daily lives have healthier levels of key body chemicals than those who muster negative thoughts. The study further suggested that happier people may have...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:26 PM
There’s a big push to get cancer patients to the right doctor.
A new study suggests thousands of women are not getting the care they need, so as we “focus on cancer,” we’re focusing on what that study means for people in our...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Sarah Ann (Weller) Marlowe, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Born Nov. 16, 1929. She is preceded in death by parents Myrtle Mae (Murray) and Foster J. Weller; and husband John Donald Marlowe. She is survived by...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Tasha Imberi, 17, never thought a heart screening at Eureka School would turn up an 11-pound tumor.
During the routine health screening for students in January, technicians advised her to have her abdomen examined after they noticed it was abnormally...