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NSO Expedites Claim, Veteran Pays it Forward
As a research psychologist, Paul Bartone deployed all around the world during his time in the Army.
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The White Plains Daily Voice
Rasamny Completes First Trans Oral Robotic Surgery In Westchester
Jk Rasamny, M.D., head and neck surgeon at White Plains Hospital, became the first surgeon in Westchester County to perform a trans oral robotic surgery in the treatment of throat cancer in February.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Health News Digest
Tips for Reducing Risk of Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal cancer is one of the fastest increasing cancer diagnoses in the United States - up more than 400 percent in the past 20 years - and usually a death sentence .
Students Use Prom to Raise Funds for Cancer-Stricken Teacher
When the students of Pine Ridge High School in Deltona, Fla., kick off their heels and dance at their Roaring '20s-themed prom this May, they'll know they have done so for a good cause.
New AGA/GCF research grant to fund exploration of the development of gastric cancer
The American Gastroenterological Association Research Foundation and the Gastric Cancer Foundation are pleased to announce that the first AGA-Gastric Cancer Foundation Research Scholar Award in Gastric and Esophageal Cancer will support Mohamed El-Zaatari, PhD, from University of Michigan, as he conducts research into the role of myeloid cells in ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Rob Kardashian depressed by weight loss struggle: Diabetes, kidney failure risk
Rob Kardashian is so frustrated with his 70-pound weight gain that he cried over his weight-loss struggle on the March 9 episode of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians."
The Marion Star
Shared sense of service
Receiving the 2014 ATHENA Award stirred "mixed emotions" in this year's recipient, Phyllis Butterworth.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Patients seek reflux relief in a surgically implanted ring of beads
For more than 20 years, Victor Alonso put up with gastric reflux. The heartburn, chronic coughing, worrying about what and when he could eat, the daily medication that didn't really help.
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Celine Dion Terrified By Husband Rene Angelil's Second Bout of Cancer
It was pretty obvious at the beginning of last winter that there was something brewing in Celine Dion's personal life.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Celine Dion's husband recovering from surgery to remove tumor
By Kate Stanhope, Céline Dion 's husband, René Angélil , is recovering from surgery to remove a tumor in his throat, People reports.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Van Garderen family asking for the gift of time
Langley horticulturalist and 2010 Environmental Hero Bruce Van Garderen is battling stage 4 esophageal cancer.
Celine Dion's Husband Rene Angelil - Throat Cancer Sugery, Recovering
Singer Celine Dion's husband Ren Anglil is dealing with a serious medical condition, he received a cancer diagnosis and had undergone throat surgery to remove a tumor.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Statin use is associated with reduced risk of esophageal cancer
Statin use is associated with reduced risk of histologic subtypes of esophageal cancer, reports the most recent issue of Gastroenterology.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Community rises to support beloved teacher
Snohomish High School government teacher Tuck Gionet marvels at the selfless community he calls home.
Daily Press & Argus
A cappella concert is dying man's wish
Pictured are, from left, John Cowlishaw, Jim Windak, Paul Teska and Tom Blackstone, members of On That Note barbershop quartet.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Throat Cancer Survivor Celebrates Life After TORS Surgery
When Charlie Guinn sits down to eat with his lovely wife of 39 years, he thoroughly enjoys each bite.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Retired Savannah bishop's brother dies in Ireland after cancer fight
Roman Catholic Bishop Raymond James Boland, the retired leader of the Diocese of Kansas City-St.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Implantable 'Bracelet' Brings Relief to GERD Sufferers
STONY BROOK, N.Y ., February 27, 2014 -An innovative laparoscopic procedure that implants a ring of magnetic beads to help prevent acid reflux in patients who suffer from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is the latest tool surgeons at Stony Brook University Hospital have to treat the disease.