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Donna Dee Stevenson Buckner

Donna Dee Stevenson, nee Buckner, 77, passed away from lung cancer on November 24, 2015 in El Mirage, AZ with her family by her side. She was born in Port Angeles, WA in 1938 and moved with...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000177677196
WHO links processed meat to cancer

...experts stressed that the WHO findings should be kept in perspective."Three cigarettes per day increases the risk of lung cancer sixfold," or 500 percent, compared with the 18 percent from eating a couple slices of bologna a day, said Gunter...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-10-27/who-links-processed-meat-can
Nation and World
Pretty Paris' dirty secret: Pollution

...risk of heart problems, and the World Health Organization's France-based cancer agency says diesel fumes can cause lung cancer.But European consumers prefer diesel cars because they get better mileage and they're cheaper to fuel and maintain...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-28/pretty-paris-dirty-secret-po
Nation and World
Fairbanks native, three-time cancer survivor shares story

...but it collapsed again. A CAT scan showed spots on the lung so a second scan was ordered. Zaverl feared she had lung cancer and was relieved to find out it was "only" a pulmonary embolism."That can kill you, but I didn't know that at...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-07/fairbanks-native-three-time-cancer-surv
Local
What cancer screenings and when?

...doctor.Lung cancerScreening is done with a low-dose CT scan of the chest and is typically done for people at risk for lung cancer. These people typically have a family history and/or have a history of smoking cigarettes. Consult a doctor to determine...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-05/what-cancer-screenings-and-when
Local
Look out cancer, Juneau is on a roll (and a walk and run)

...my husband Glenn," Frick said.Glenn Frick passed on March 7, 2014 at age 75, shortly after being diagnosed with lung cancer and just months after completing a 20-mile run in the mountains with friends."He would have wanted to share the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-08-23/look-out-cancer-juneau-roll-and-walk-a
Sports
Hoonah, Skagway, Haines among mobile mammography van visits

...risk for breast cancer ? it is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death (after lung cancer) among Alaskan women. Early detection through regular screening increases long-term survival chances.The mobile...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-07-19/hoonah-skagway-haines-among-mobile-
Neighbors
Anthony, Moser top Frick Mile

...Over 100 competitors ran in the event, which is held in memory of Juneau ultra-athlete Glenn Frick who passed from lung cancer on March 7, 2014.GLENN FRICK MILE RESULTS (Name, Sex, Time):Dylan Anthony M 4:39Riley Moser M 4:42Jesse...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-05/anthony-moser-top-frick-mile
Sports
Pure Sole: Run your mountain Juneau

...records. I am glad I followed him."Glenn Frick died March 7, 2014, at age 75, shortly after being diagnosed with lung cancer and just months after completing a 20-mile run in the mountains with friends.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-03/run-your-mountain-juneau
Sports
My Turn: Warning: Smoking fossil fuels are hazardous to our grandchildren

...substance like tobacco or an activity like shopping. Then there's the illusion of immunity, as in: "I won't get lung cancer" or "I can keep borrowing money to buy what I want." But sooner or later we're forced to face the serious consequences...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-25/my-turn-warning-smoking-fossil-fuels-
Opinion

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