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Tobacco is target of new antismoking push in Legislature

...former smokejumper who now owns three car washes. He lives 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...
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A Cancer Guy's story

...flower/whatever websites. Some places to start would be WebMd; Up-to-Date; the National Cancer Institute; Mayo Clinic; the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Dana Farber Institute and other similar university research centers. Become as...
My Turn: The great iPad debate

...programming. And, yes, an iPad counts as a screen. And no, "Temple Run" does not count as quality programming. The Mayo Clinic website also emphasizes the obvious fact that excessive screen time leaves less time for active, creative play. If you're...
Injuries, losses prompt MLB to seek collision ban

...weeks of the season. Still bothered by headaches and light sensitivity in October, he consulted with doctors at the Mayo Clinic and will be switching to first base in 2014."When I kept gathering information, to be honest with you, it wasn't...
My turn: Notice and accept your gift of time

My grandfather died at the Mayo Clinic in the 1940s. While he was dying, no one told him - neither his family nor his doctors - that he had a fatal illness. The day...
Nyad: Maturity helped me achieve record swim

...redefining what happens with aging," said Dr. Michael J. Joyner, an anesthesiologist and exercise researcher at Mayo Clinic."If you start with a high capacity, you have some reserves," Joyner said. "You can lose some absolute power...
Mayo Clinic to expand outreach to American Indians

ROCHESTER, Minn. - The Mayo Clinic has been awarded $6 million to expand cancer prevention and outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native patients. The National...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...graduated with highest honors, and went on to Harvard's law school. He was serving as general counsel for the Mayo Clinic when he was appointed to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in 1959. Justice Blackmun saw the human face when...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...he needed a liver transplant because he had primary sclerosing cholangitis. He was placed on the transplant list at Mayo Clinic a few weeks later. ``He had a ball yesterday,'' Quirk said. ``It was very uplifting for him.'' Also Anthony...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Republican Sen. John Cowdery has been excused. Cowdery's wife is tentatively scheduled for heart surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., on May 23, according to Senate President Rick Halford, a Chugiak Republican. The governor...


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