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Survivors, supporters to run (and walk) to 'Beat the Odds'

...common cancers in 2015 are breast cancer, lung and bronchus cancer, prostate cancer, colon and rectum cancer, bladder cancer, melanoma of the skin, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, thyroid cancer, kidney and renal pelvis cancer, endometrial cancer...
Getting fit to fight thing in my day," said Moore, who is fighting bladder cancer. Moore said he hasn't had a gym membership in 15...progress already. Richard Hackner, who also has bladder cancer, can now play handball again. Minne can climb the...
We are what we eat - why be artificial?

...obesity in conjunction with the use of artificial sweeteners. A study of Saccahrin in the 1960s linked its use to bladder cancer and was banned in Canada and nearly banned in the US before being halted by Congress, requiring a warning label to...
NFL great Jack Pardee ill with cancer

...Bryant's "Junction Boys" who went on to become an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach, has been diagnosed with gall bladder cancer and has six to nine months to live, his family said Tuesday.The cancer has spread to other organs and that her...
Breast Cancer Awareness Month; today's featured survivor: Malin Marie Babcock

...knitting and reading. Kind of cancer: Breast cancer and bladder cancer. Years surviving: 29 ½ year breast cancer survivor, 1 ½ year bladder cancer survivor. Quote: "Living with cancer, particularly...
You can kick the habit on Nov. 16

...threatens the lives of the smoker, but the lives of others in the room who don't smoke. Lung cancer. Liver cancer. Bladder cancer. Emphysema. Heart attacks. Low birth weight infants. Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Bronchitis. Phenomena...
Walk inspires hope in those touched by cancer

...sixth year as a walker, has been free of kidney and cervical cancer for five years. However, she's still battling bladder cancer. "I'm only 12 weeks cancer free," Griffin said. "I've had seven reoccurrences over the years. It's a...
Longtime hospital CEO Bob Valliant dies at 64

...professional life. He was very systematic and thoughtful. He was really a can-do guy." Valliant was diagnosed with bladder cancer in May 2005 and taken to Anchorage for treatment. His Anchorage physicians determined his condition was inoperable...


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