| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Boonsboro resident Selena Doyle reflected Monday night on her successful battle against breast cancer.
Doyle said she underwent chemotherapy, radiation and surgery in Baltimore to turn the tide against the disease.
Doyle feels that if she had been...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
How much you weigh could put you at major risk of developing cancer.
In fact, doctors treat 100,000 cases every year, and those are only cancers linked to obesity.
Body weight can determine who gets cancer, how you treat it and how likely you are to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A sampling of how it works for a rock 'n' roll band in middle age:
The bass player and drummer drive in for rehearsal from the suburbs where one of them is an interfaith counselor and the other, for a time, operated a fresh-bread franchise.
| May 30, 2013
| 2:32 PM
This is the second of two articles updating women of all ages on the use of hormones.
I had to bite my tongue while sitting at Zinc Cafe & Market in Laguna Beach (one of my favorite places) the other day. Two beautiful young women who looked to be...
| Jun 1, 2013
Author and activist Eve Ensler, creator of "The Vagina Monologues," is a survivor of sexual abuse and uterine cancer who has spent years working for women's rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Her new memoir, "In the Body of the World," details...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Dear Pharmacist: Do you agree with Angelina Jolie's decision to remove her breasts to prevent cancer? — S.I., Atlanta, Ga.
Dear S.I.: When I heard about her double mastectomy, my heart sank for her because I'm sure she was paralyzed by fear. After...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Seminar about knee injuries
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The staff at Robinwood Orthopaedic Specialty Center is hosting a free educational seminar that will discuss why knee injuries are more prevalent among female athletes and what to expect following...
| May 11, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Barbara “Barb” Myers was a mother to many beyond her own family.
When girls at Girls Inc. of Washington County, where she was a cook, found out she had pancreatic cancer, they flooded her mailbox with get-well cards.
She was buried with...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Shepherd University to open center in Martinsburg
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. — Shepherd University has received approval from its regional accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, to open an additional location in Martinsburg, W.Va., according to a...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:51 PM
The red, white and blue color scheme newly representing the Hagerstown Suns gave way to a deep shade of purple Friday at Municipal Stadium, where cancer survivors sporting the color took a celebratory lap around the bases before the game.
| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:35 AM
During Memorial Day weekend in 2008, Kimball Middle School math teacher Sue Jones was diagnosed with breast cancer. After a mastectomy, she made a full …...