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Skin Cancer

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  • Howard County Briefs

    WomenFest The Howard County Department of Citizen Services' Office on Aging hosts its annual wellness event for women at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at Gary J. Arthur Community Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville. WomenFest focuses on health, wellness,...
  • Howard County health briefs

    Wellness classes Howard County General Hospital will offer the following wellness classes in April and May. Classes will be held at the HCGH Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Drive, Suite 100, Columbia unless otherwise listed. Register in advance online...
  • Sound Tribe Sector 9 parties down

    Sound Tribe Sector 9 parties down
    Sound Tribe Sector 9 bassist David Murphy says his band is at the peak of its career. The quintet, whose heavy touring schedule has earned it a cult following, has found a balance between work and play. But from a hotel in Madison, Wis., the 37-year-old...
  • Renée Elliott Carr May 4, 1936 - April 15, 2013

    Renée Elliott Carr May 4, 1936 - April 15, 2013
    Renée Elliott Carr died peacefully in her home on April 15, 2013, after a year’s struggle with Melanoma cancer. Born in Alhambra on 5/04/36, attending Alhambra High School, and receiving her teaching degree from UCLA, she married her high school...
  • Joseph E. Welsh, educator

    Joseph E. Welsh, educator
    Joseph E. Welsh, a retired Baltimore County public school educator who was also a hospice volunteer and Eucharistic minister, died Monday of melanoma at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Oak Crest Village resident was 80. "He was both my teacher and...
  • TV review: Tears, truths in 'The Big C: Hereafter'

    TV review: Tears, truths in 'The Big C: Hereafter'
    "The Big C" was never going to surprise us with a happy ending. Even though the hard-hitting drama often was lighthearted as it charted high-school teacher Cathy Jamison's battle with stage IV melanoma, it never gave us false hope as her condition...
  • Should old, sick patients get skin cancer surgery?

    Should old, sick patients get skin cancer surgery?
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More than two-thirds of people with non-melanoma skin cancer underwent surgery to treat the condition, according to a new study - including patients who were at least 85 years old or had multiple other chronic diseases....
  • Tribute to a late brother: A plant named 'David Harris'

    Santa Barbara horticulturalist David Harris noticed an unusual succulent growing a few years ago in a client’s backyard in Ojai. Harris, a founding member of the Santa Barbara Cactus & Succulent Society, thought the plant was unlike any Echeveria...
  • FDA proposes warnings to young people on tanning beds and devices

    FDA proposes warnings to young people on tanning beds and devices
    The nearly 3 in 10 white girls of high school age who use indoor tanning beds likely will soon come face-to-face with a new and stiffer warning aimed at young people eager to get that sun-kissed glow in a hurry: Don't. Faced with mounting evidence...
  • Kendall and Kylie Jenner launch summer PacSun collection

    Kendall and Kylie Jenner launch summer PacSun collection
    Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s summer collection for PacSun is set to go on sale starting Saturday, and to mark the occasion, they plan to make personal appearances at a couple of local stores this week. It’s the second Kendall & Kylie...
  • New cancer tools allow patients to reconsider chemo

    New cancer tools allow patients to reconsider chemo
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - After decades of using one-size-fits-all therapies to combat cancer, doctors are using new tools to help decide when their patients can skip chemotherapy or other harsh treatments. An approach to oncology that has been in place...