Look out cancer, Juneau is on a roll (and a walk and run)

...cancer," Peacock said of the team. "That includes supporters. If you are dealing with a family member who has cancer treatments, sometimes it is good to get out and walk with your girlfriends."Team Survivor will also sponsor two teams in...
Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

...undoubtedly be discussed carefully with him and his family," he added.Age by itself does not preclude successful cancer treatment, said Dr. Lodovico Balducci, a specialist on treating cancer in the elderly at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa...
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Gov't details need for Lance's medical records

AUSTIN, Texas - The federal government says it wants Lance Armstrong's medical records from his 1996 cancer treatments because they could prove just how far he was willing to go to conceal performance-enhancing drug use from the public...
My Turn: Walker on Medicaid expansion: It's time

...without Medicaid they lack reliable funding. Moreover, these facilities can't provide specialized care such as cancer treatment or cardiology services.During the legislative session, we provided testimony in more than 30 hearings. We addressed...
Wal-Mart accused of same-sex bias in class-action lawsuit

...punitive damages.Cote said in a call with reporters that the financial stress worsened Smithson's suffering through cancer treatments."I'm following through with this for my wife and actually for anyone else who has suffered a similar injustice...
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Ice cream contamination still in question

...primarily affects pregnant women and their newborns, older adults and people with immune systems weakened by cancer, cancer treatments, or other serious conditions. Two more illnesses have now been confirmed in Oklahoma and Arizona. The CDC had...
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Cancer Connection thanks Southeast residents

...result of the generous donations to Cancer Connection, we were able to directly help 49 folks needing to travel for cancer treatment and easing their burden.Jody SchmitzCancer Connection
Finding a way to thrive

...provider focused on "total body healing," she turned to naturopathic oncologist Dr. Mark Gignac of the Seattle Cancer Treatment Wellness Center."He was the first person in a year and half that looked at me and said, 'I have high hopes I can get...
Cancer survivor: Fortunately, Juneau has Tamara Collins

...Not only did Ms. Collins give me chemotherapy, information and help to address side effects while undergoing cancer treatment, she also has given me many blood transfusions.Since December 2012, I have received 52 units of blood to combat...
Local cancer center treated 58 this year patients have a pretty wide range of options," he said.Now, local cancer patients can get every kind of cancer treatment - surgery, chemotherapy and radiation - done locally, Huang said."All the physicians in Juneau, they're very...


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