| Apr 4, 2011
Manning Marable, an influential historian whose forthcoming biography of Malcolm X could revise perceptions of the slain civil rights leader, has died only days before the book described as his life's work was to be published. He was 60.
| Apr 12, 2011
| 8:40 AM
The 20th anniversary Race for the Cure in Central Indiana is Saturday, April 16th. More than $400,000 from the race will go to the Little Red Door Cancer Agency, which offers life-saving resources to people who don't have medical insurance or the...
| May 1, 2011
| 3:58 PM
With a nod of the head and a shrug of the shoulders as his grandmother held him Sunday, Chase Rubeck indicated he likes cars but wasn’t so sure about motorcycles.
Celebrating his 5th birthday Monday, Chase had a different kind of party Sunday...
| Aug 9, 2010
Summer means the arrival of certain illnesses and infections caused by bacteria, viruses and bugs that thrive in the warm, moist environment. Although the risk of catching these diseases is low, there are some precautions to take to stay healthy.
| Aug 13, 2010
| 1:29 PM
They're back ... just walk outside and you're bound to feel their bite. Mosquitos. We try to not let their itchy bites spoil our summer ... but it's the disease some carry that could bring us down. Now local doctors are testing a treatment that could take...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 1:35 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- The community is coming together to help a girl beat cancer. Ashley Marshall was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma on Dec. 10 at just 20 years old.
Ashley started chemotherapy shortly after she was diagnosed. It rendered her...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
WASHINGTON -- Federal health officials said Wednesday they are investigating a possible link between breast implants and a very rare form of cancer, raising new questions about the safety of devices which have been scrutinized for decades.
| Jan 27, 2011
| 3:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials are investigating a possible link between breast implants and a very rare form of cancer after reviewing a handful of cases reported over the last 13 years.
The cancer, known as anaplastic large cell...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 3:22 PM
Val Lucier is a male breast cancer survivor. He considers himself lucky that he detected his cancer at Stage 3B — an advanced stage in which cancer has spread into lymph nodes, and at which a patient's chance of surviving the cancer five years...
| Sep 17, 2010
When Peter Devereaux arrived at Camp Lejeune in December 1980, he had no idea that officials were looking into unsafe levels of toxic chemicals in the drinking water.
As a Marine stationed at the sprawling military base along the North Carolina shore,...