| Feb 28, 2015
LVHN Patient Assistance fund receives donations
The Lehigh Valley Health Network's David Prager Patient Assistance Fund recently recieved a $5,000 donation from the Salisbury Middle School's Interact Club and $2,300 from the Senior High Youth Group from...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 4:05 PM
Dedication to the fight against skin cancer was on display Saturday in Evergreen Park, as about 1,800 people took part in the third annual March4Meg 5K Run/Walk at Klein Park.
The event is held in memory of Meg Moonan, who died three years ago from...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Friday Night Food Trucks. 5:30-10 p.m. First Friday of each month. Palmetto Bay Village Center, 18001 Old Cutler Road, Palmetto Bay. Free
Fabulous First Friday. Enjoy an evening of laser lights, stars and more. 7:15-8:45 p.m....
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:01 AM
I am only 30 years old, but I am a survivor of a cancer that I could have avoided — if I had only avoided indoor tanning. What I thought was a "healthy glow" was far from healthy.
I have naturally pale skin, and my parents taught me to use...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:11 AM
MADRID - La inmunoterapia tumoral, que permite al sistema inmunitario combatir el cáncer, se afianza ya como un tratamiento estándar contra el melanoma, dejando a un lado la quimioterapia, y pronto lo será para otros tipos de cáncer, asegura el...
| Dec 4, 2014
WHAT: Longtime fans of the Orlando music scene recently lost one of the pillars of that tightknit community: Dave Gage, known for his work in bands such as Bloody Mary, DOPE and Disco Biscuit, died Oct. 26 of skin cancer. He was 49. Many of Gage's musical...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:40 AM
Your morning coffee might do more than perk you up. Researchers suggest it also might help protect you against melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
Coffee drinkers are less likely to suffer from malignant melanoma, and their risk decreases...
| Feb 23, 2015
We all know not to head out for a day at the beach without sun protection. But what if your only sun exposure throughout the day is in your car while shuttling your family to all of their commitments? Surely......
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:12 PM
A Chicago-area woman has settled a lawsuit brought by the Federal Trade Commission over a smartphone application she developed to detect whether a mole is likely to be cancerous.
The FTC said Monday that the Mole Detective app's claims that it could...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 1:29 PM
Margie Jenkins is the regional manager for the Baltimore MedStar hospital cancer registries. She has been a cancer registrar for 15 years. Cancer registrars are data information specialists that capture a complete history, diagnosis, treatment and...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 7:00 AM
John Boehner, the newly re-elected speaker of the House, is known to be a heavy smoker. This is a bad habit, but it is one he confines to private places. So few know that the speaker is putting his health at risk by not quitting.
Boehner has another,...