| Feb 16, 2013
| 12:18 PM
By the time the 11 minutes and 54 seconds had passed on Christmas morning, all of the emotions Susan Liddle had bottled up during her 14-year struggle with cancer came bubbling to the surface. She sat and cried with her daughters, Bailey and Courtney, and...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:41 AM
With all the talk about breast cancer, you’re bound to hear a few things that simply aren’t true. So, in an effort to help keep you informed, We’ve compiled a list of the most common myths about breast cancer that patients ask about....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:11 AM
This month you will likely see a lot of pink ribbons in celebration of breast cancer awareness month. Those ribbons are more than just decorations. Behind each one is a woman who has had to face the frightening diagnosis of breast cancer… and the...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
At Tommy's Tattoo Convention, happening this weekend at Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, hundreds of tattoos will be created: skulls, monsters, flames, eloquent mottos, pretty girls, animals, birds. Compared to these, a spray of pink peonies may...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:12 PM
While most people have praised Angelina Jolie's decision to get a preventative double mastectomy, Melissa Etheridge is not one of them. The breast cancer survivor came out in a new interview to say that she feels Jolie made a cowardly move in having...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
STANFORD — Covered wagons could be seen circled in a field just south of Stanford off U.S. 27 Friday night. Within that circle “Holstein” balloons were rounded up, posses were formed and heaps of cowboy beans were served up.
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:31 PM
Researchers hailed the Supreme Court ruling Wednesday that bans the patenting of human DNA, saying it would expand access to genetic testing for disease at lower cost to patients.
In a unanimous decision, the justices said Myriad Genetics did not have...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that naturally occurring human genes may not be patented, potentially opening up commercial and scientific terrain to more freewheeling exploration.
In a unanimous decision that is a mixed bag for the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:19 AM
As children's entertainer Mr. Richard, singer-songwriter Richard Peeples has offered highly elevated, rock 'n' roll whimsy to pint-sized audiences for more than 15 years in Orlando.
He'll be doing it again on Sunday at Orlando Repertory Theatre, but the...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:43 AM
In September of 1976 my mother was in the hospital for a mastectomy. Her long bout with cancer had methodically progressed so that surgery was the only answer.
I cannot recall a time when I saw my mother so tired, afraid and depressed. It is at these...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:47 PM
How does somebody fight a one-in-a-million genetic disorder that makes a new cancer diagnosis almost as common as an annual bout with the flu?
Lainie Jones does it with grit, courage and plenty of humor.
"Oh, the joys of having veins like a heroin...