| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:54 PM
COLOMA, Mich. – This month is Lymphoma Awareness Month.A Coloma wife and mother of three is battling a rare form of this disease known as T-Cell Lymphoma cancer.
Lisa Tavolacci gave birth to her third child earlier this year and soon after found...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:52 PM
After surgeons removed the tumor from her breast last November, Karen Hajiaskari, of Hamburg, N.Y., was deemed cancer-free. But for the next five years she will take a drug called tamoxifen, a medication that's commonly used to prevent a breast cancer...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:03 PM
If you're being treated for breast cancer, chances are you feel like something stuck to the bottom of a shoe.
"Going through cancer treatment, people become unwell; they lose muscle mass, cardiovascular fitness and their activity levels go down," says...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:28 PM
The odds of catching West Nile Virus are very low, and the odds of suffering serious illness or death are enormously remote.
That's the message from Dr. Mohammed Bilgrami, infectious disease specialist with WillowWood Adult Medicine in...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Family and friends gathered to raise money for a young Roseville woman battling cancer Sunday. Their goal is to make at least $2,000.
Brittnee Reed is just 19-years-old and has stage four ovarian cancer.
"She's the type of person who is just everybody's...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Forget Cam Newton. David Six has come up with an even more unusual way to dupe the NCAA and keep point guard and team leader Jericka Jenkins at Hampton University past her senior season.
"You didn't hear? Jericka's not leaving," Six said. "We found a...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Familiar faces that you see around in the small York County town of Glen Rock, and though you may pass by them every day, you never know what battle, families face.
Angela Poole's son is friends with a boy and his family that are facing tough times...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:17 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The largest-ever review of outcomes for pregnant women with cat scratch disease -- including just eight cases -- suggests the infection is not damaging to babies, but its authors say there are too few instances to glean any...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Aberdeen's Mosquito Control Division will conduct a citywide ground spraying and aerial application for mosquitoes on Thursday between 8 p.m. and 1 a.m.
The aerial spray will be north and south of the city of Aberdeen.
West Nile virus has been...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:04 PM
June Harris had a heart for nursing.
For 33 years, after graduating from Hagerstown Junior College’s nursing program, she worked in her field.
She started at Reeders Nursing Home, then got a job as a medical-surgical nurse at Shady Grove Hospital...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The mosquito-borne West Nile virus has made its usual seasonal appearance across the United States. Mosquitoes in Virginia have tested positive for the disease, and the state Health Department reported two cases in adults in northwestern and...