With humor and honesty, Carter talks about his cancer

...said doctors had removed melanoma from his liver, but found four small tumors in his brain. Later Thursday, he received radiation treatment. He also began receiving injections of a newly approved drug to help his immune system seek out and destroy the...
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Survivors, supporters to run (and walk) to 'Beat the Odds'

...32, said she wasn't much of a runner before chemotherapy but she kept herself in shape.Now, just eight weeks out of radiation treatments, she is still recovering.Ricci was diagnosed with cervical cancer in June, at age 31, an ailment uncommon...
Look out cancer, Juneau is on a roll (and a walk and run)

...prided myself on not going to the doctor and being healthy. It was pretty scary."Mondich's treatment included iodine radiation and two surgeries to remove the growth from the thyroid."My feeling about the disease is that you can conquer it," Mondich...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet

...Inlet waters turned up no evidence of radiation emissions from the Fukushima Daiichi...Hole Center for Marine and Environmental Radiation and, according to an Inletkeeper media...What was detected is normal background radiation levels for the Pacific Ocean and is traceable...
Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing

...of radioactive particles followed the blinding blast and fireball, and has been linked to higher rates of cancer and other radiation-related diseases among the survivors.___Yamaguchi reported from Tokyo.___This story has been corrected to show...
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Japan's secret campaign against the U.S.

...that the balloons took three to four days to cross the Pacific, during which time the vehicle experienced the intense solar radiation of the upper atmosphere as well as the subzero temps at night. Certainly no creature such as rats could survive, and bacteriological...
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Scientists expect traces of ocean radiation soon

...capturing a detailed look at low levels of radiation drifting across the ocean since the 2011...that will better predict chemical and radiation spills in the future than bracing for...Washington also doesn't test ocean water for radiation, said Washington Department of Health...
Kenai company cited for radiation exposure violations

...Nuclear Regulatory Commission found high radiation readings during a surprise inspection...where the public could be exposed to high radiation levels.According to a media release...the building could have been exposed to radiation in excess of the regulatory commission's...
Radiation site safe, landlord says

...building had not been over exposed to radiation and were safe, Roeske said."We didn't...during testing could have gotten a dose of radiation beyond mandated annual limits, according...exceeds the federal annual limit for radiation exposure, which is 100 millirems. Inspector...
SEARHC partners with Juneau radiation clinic to offer local treatment

For SEARHC patients requiring radiation therapy as part of cancer treatment...Consortium has partnered with Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau to provide...throughout Southeast Alaska with radiation therapy. "Our goal is to provide...


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