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Wal-Mart accused of same-sex bias in class-action lawsuit

...2012, when Smithson got her cancer diagnosis.In 2014, the cancer returned and Smithson went through another round of chemotherapy, Cote said, but it took a heavy toll on her health."Right now Dee's receiving hospice care at home," Cote said...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-15/wal-mart-accused-same-sex-bias-class-
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California vaccine bill clears major legislative hurdle

...signatures to the Democratic governor. Krawitt's parents said that because he could not be immunized for a year after receiving chemotherapy, they were nervous to send him to school in the chronically under-vaccinated Marin County."We should fight for the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-26/california-vaccine-bill-clears-major-
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Rockets advance to West finals

...we came out and jumped on them early."SAGER ATTENDS GAMELongtime TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager, who is undergoing chemotherapy in Houston for leukemia, left the hospital between treatments to attend the game. Rivers greeted him at the end of his...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-18/rockets-advance-west-finals
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Youth tri club making waves

...also discussed the history of Julie Hughes, who was diagnosed with leukemia at age 13, underwent six months of intense chemotherapy in Seattle and returned to Sitka to swim for her high school team. She relapsed in 1984. An accomplished swimmer, her...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-05-13/youth-tri-club-making-waves
Sports
A friendly face in tough times

Chemotherapy is a long - sometimes very long - and...sometimes very arduous - process, but Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse Tamara Collins goes...easy and painless as possible. The chemotherapy infusion department at Bartlett Regional...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-03/friendly-face-tough-times
Local
Finding a way to thrive

...for cancer, she was still fighting an adverse reaction to chemotherapy and still on morphine. A single touch to her skin left a...hospital could provide in treating her adverse reactions to the chemotherapy. In search of a care provider focused on "total body healing...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-19/finding-way-thrive
Local
Traditional healing for a healthy self

...Watkins swears by devil's club and its healing properties. A breast cancer survivor, she attributes her recovery without chemotherapy or radiation therapy to use of devil's club.It can be infused into water or oil, made into a salve, ground into a powder...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-01/traditional-healing-healthy-self
Local
Teams try for a higher goal

...from Brent.Brent had been diagnosed with cancer and could not play soccer, nor could she attend any games due to ongoing chemotherapy in Seattle.As the players gathered around him, he instead pointed back down the pitch and Brent, who had been hiding...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-04-21/teams-try-higher-goal
Sports
Tobacco is target of new antismoking push in Legislature

...in Kelly's district and on Wednesday returned from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota where he has been undergoing intensive chemotherapy for lung cancer he attributes to growing up in and working in smoke-filled environments."Constantly, in offices, small...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-26/tobacco-target-new-antismoking-push-leg
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Famed musher Attla dies at 81

...and he had hip replacement surgery in 2009.But after he was diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma, he declined to undergo chemotherapy treatment."They pretty much told us it was terminal," Gonzalez said.In one of his final interviews, Attla earlier...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-17/famed-musher-attla-dies-81
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