Drug court: Hard cases, some success

...going to give you a hand because you're strong. That's really tough."He asked about another participant's recent surgery and whether he is still using pain medication. He lectured another who skipped a drug test because he had used and who complained...
The importance of family, friends during treatment

...each patient and their families.Radiation treatment is an essential component of comprehensive cancer care, together with surgery and chemotherapy. The treatments are given daily, usually over a period of two to nine weeks. Until recently, it has been...
Local cancer center treated 58 this year

...Texas for a mastectomy after her diagnosis in April.After the surgery, she went to Juneau for a doctor's appointment and to figure...local cancer patients can get every kind of cancer treatment - surgery, chemotherapy and radiation - done locally, Huang said...
One real choice: Survive see another pink ribbon, cancer-related decisions and dealings haven't stopped. Morley has one more reconstructive surgery to undergo and she's still working toward regaining the strength and energy she knew before treatment. She's made it through...
Author, charity founder urged to come clean about his history

...The allegations pushed Mortenson to lock himself in his bedroom. He fought off depression and eventually underwent heart surgery. The Central Asia Institute lost most of its donors, with contributions plummeting from a high of about $22 million in 2010...
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Medical facilities can't reach agreement

The Surgery Center of Kenai recently opened its doors...Gear, vice president of the outpatient surgery center, said because Central Peninsula...what we're trying to do here."The surgery center is a Class C minor outpatient facility...
Maxine Lois Savland Johnson

...and brother Ron Johnson as well as nieces and nephews.Thank you to Dr Dunn with Valley Medical and Dr Weiden with Bartlett Surgery and Specialty Clinic. A special thank you to Jeff Chelmo and Cal Curt with the Hoonah Medical Center and Jenny Chelmo with...
Seahawks RT battle wide open

...after it was determined his injured shoulder would require surgery. Bowie, who started eight games as a rookie for the individual drills for the first time after offseason foot surgery. Alvin Bailey has been taking the first-team snaps at left...
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Browns not ready to name starting QB

...announce during a teleconference on Tuesday whether Hoyer, the inexperienced veteran and hometown hero coming back from knee surgery, or Manziel, the hyped rookie and former Heisman Trophy winner, would start the Sept. 7 opener at Pittsburgh.But the...
Harvin ready to explode for Seahawks

...Carroll said LB Heath Farwell will likely require surgery after suffering "extensive damage" to his groin...physically unable to perform list after offseason surgery. Norwood had surgery to remove a bone spur early in training camp.


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