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8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Re-examination of data from four large studies of the benefits and harms of mammography screening shows that the benefits are more consistent across these studies than previously understood and that all the studies indicate a substantial reduction in breast cancer mortality with screening, according to results presented here at the 2013 San Antonio ... (more)
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11 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington
A former American Cancer Society worker is heading to jail after admitting this morning she stole money from the charity.
12 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington
PENDER COUNTY, NC A former employee with the American Cancer Society accused of taking money from the organization is expected to appear in court Wednesday morning.
Two new developments received the green light Monday that will add new single-family homes and apartments to downtown Macon.
Festive holiday cocktails, eggnog in the punch bowl or a toast to the New Year can be fun traditions this time of year, but they also can mean a bit more drinking than usual for many people.
For centuries, silica has been known to cause lung disease . Evidence that silica causes lung cancer has been more recent, accumulating over the last several decades.
Unfortunately, almost everyone has been touched by the life-altering disease of cancer.
Smokers who have a CT scan to check for lung cancer stand a nearly one-in-five chance that doctors will find and potentially treat a tumor that would not have caused illness or death, researchers report.
Mustaches filled Howie's bar in La Crosse Monday night with the second annual Stache Bash.
Sheriff Claude Combs is very proud of his deputies, not just for doing their jobs everyday but for going the extra mile during No Shave November to let their beards grow and raise money for the American Cancer Society.
Friendly Auto Group, comprised of Friendly Honda and Friendly Ford, both in Poughkeepsie, presented the American Cancer Society with a check for $3,743 in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Sweet tooths, rejoice! While no one is suggesting that it's healthy to eat a rich dessert, the research is pretty clear: Women should have no more than one drink a day.
Teresa Hyatt is not your average Apollo Beach resident. Hyatt was awarded the title of Mrs. Tampa United States 2013- 2014 and will have the distinct honor to represent Tampa and compete for the title of Mrs. Florida United States in April 2014.
Remember EA's Humble Origin Bundle and how the publisher vowed to donate its share of the proceeds to charity? EA COO Peter Moore tweeted the above picture this week of himself presenting a $1.65 million cut of the proceeds to the American Cancer Society.
Following the 2012 Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk on the Biloxi Town Green, the Making Strides website touted that $70,353.49 was raised as a result of the walk.