| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
How to participate
- Register online at cps3aberdeen.org
- Complete survey
- Enroll in study Sept. 10-12. Study involves blood draw and waist measurement at Avera St. Luke's Hospital and Sanford Aberdeen Medical Center.
- Subjects must be ages 30...
| Jul 11, 2013
The kickoff to the Cancer Resource Center of the Desert’s community campout is set to make its return Saturday.
This year’s kickoff will take place inside the Imperial Valley Mall and will feature live entertainment, dancing and presentations...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The problems for Halifax Health Medical Center resulting from a 2009 whistle-blower lawsuit alleging Medicare fraud just got worse.
This week, the U.S. government, which joined the whistle-blower's attorneys in prosecuting the 764-bed Daytona Beach...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:35 AM
The Central Kentucky Cancer Center Support Group is a monthly get-together for all those affected by cancer. Facilitated by Commonwealth Cancer Center, Ephraim McDowell Cancer Support Center and 21st Century Oncology of Kentucky, the group offers a chance...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:42 AM
They are everywhere, the pink things working to raise awareness of breast cancer.
Stand mixers, handbags, little stuffed bears and even trash cans.
There are the events, the runs, walks, bike tours and sports teams wearing pink uniforms that raise money...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:23 PM
In a most underhanded and insidious way, women's reproductive health rights in California were dealt a significant blow last month. That was when the availability of elective abortions at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, one of Orange County's elite...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:01 PM
While the Supreme Court’s decision to forbid patents on human genes knocked out Myriad Genetics' long-guarded patent on two genes linked to breast cancer, the Utah-based company’s stock still rose soon after the news broke. That bit of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Ovarian cancer can be a death sentence for many women. It is difficult to treat and often goes undetected until the late stages when it has spread to other organs in the pelvis and abdomen.
Actress Angelina Jolie has reportedly decided to have her...
| Jun 12, 2013
It was November, 2006, when Robert V. Heffernan felt something on the top of his head.
"It was like this little bump. I thought it was a pimple. One of the mistakes I made, I kept thinking it was a pimple. Part of it is, there is some intuition in you...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:03 PM
In the winter of 2013, Dr. Matt Dudley started feeling sick.
He started noticing he was bruising more, and to add to his symptoms, he developed an unusual tooth infection. That’s when Dudley decided it was time to check his own labs. When the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Charlie Hill has turned his prostate cancer diagnosis and surgery in 2002 into an ongoing community wide campaign to raise awareness about a disease that affects more than 240,000 men in the U.S. annually. Of those, about 28,000 men die each year....