| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:49 PM
The Second Annual Cavs Against Cancer bucket run will take place at halftime of the Aberdeen Roncalli vs. Milbank football game at Swisher Field Thursday night. The event was originally scheduled for a previous game, but poor weather conditions prevented...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:05 AM
Women with dense breast tissue will now get an extra warning about cancer. Dense breast tissue, while common in women, can make it harder to detect breast cancer. A new state law requires doctors to send women with dense breast tissue a special letter...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:15 AM
When Suzanne Somers blurted out this week on TV that she and her husband are having sex several times a day, squeamish viewers might have cringed. But to students of the Somers ouevre, this was just another example of her pop-cultural brilliance.
| Oct 21, 2013
Mammography screening, the accepted "gold standard" for early detection of breast cancer has dramatically reduced the mortality rate for the number two cancer killer of women. When found at Stage 0 or 1, women have a 100 percent five-year survival rate,...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Mother and daughter Angela and Candi Watts were both diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011. After a two-year battle, they are both disease-free, but the war continues.
The new enemy is their waistlines.
Scientists have discovered that excess weight not...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Mary Caroline Martinsen entered her eternal rest on Oct 24th at the age of 89 at her residence surrounded by loving family. She was born in Endicott New York but has lived in Southern Ca for most of her adult life. Daughter of the late Stephen and...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Edmondson’s football team will have its usual Monday conditioning session on Sunday this week, for a good cause.
The Red Storm will race in the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run Sunday morning at 8:30 at Towson University. Coach Corey Johnson told the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
But new research offers reassurance that dense breasts don't raise risk of cancer death.
Dense breast tissue can make it harder to see breast cancer on a mammogram. Dense breasts have more glandular and fibrous tissue and less fatty tissue. Past research...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 5:13 PM
As a full-time student and single mother of five, Theclia Holloway had little time to spare for a mammogram. So she put it off for two years, and when the doctor called her in for more extensive tests after the mammogram, she was in the midst of midterms,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:23 AM
An area pop band that for the past few years has consistently had the Lehigh Valley’s highest local profile it looking to give back something in thanks for its success. Sandlot Heroes, which annually has played support on the headline......
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Name: Jessie Arenson
Hometown: Deerfield, IL
Name of organization: American Cancer Society, Relay for Life
What role does the organization serve in the community?
The organization works with local businesses, cancer survivors,...