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New surgical knife can instantly detect cancer

Surgeons may have a new way to smoke out cancer.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 06:58am EDT


Sleep plays critical role in maintaining good health

Sleep affects your health more than you may realize.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 08:38am EDT

Tags: sleep, veronica robinson, sleep deprivation, heart disease, diabetes, health

Pancreatic cancer research 5k to shut D.C. streets

Police in Washington say drivers should expect street closures this weekend because of a walk to benefit pancreatic cancer research.

Wednesday - 06/12/2013, 08:14am EDT

Tags: Purple Stride 5k Walk and Run, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network,

Business Journal reporter fighting cancer completes Ironman Triathlon

Tucker Echols, who's battling cancer, completed a body-taxing Eagleman Triathlon -- 70 miles swimming, biking, and running.

Monday - 06/10/2013, 11:20am EDT

Tags: Tucker Echols, triathlon, Cambridge, Neal Augenstein, Washington Business Journal

Selling lemonade to fight childhood cancer

Mix some lemons, sugar and water - that's a key recipe in the fight against childhood cancer.

Friday - 06/07/2013, 04:38am EDT

Tags: lemonade stand, lemonade, paula wolfson, Alex, cure

CaringOn gives back to caregivers of terminal cancer patients

A woman with terminal cancer wants to give to those who've given so much.

Tuesday - 06/04/2013, 04:35am EDT

Tags: timonium, dick uliano, terminal cancer, charity, caregiver, caringon, Judy Goldberg Davanzo

New cancer treatment could boost Sibley income dramatically

Proton-beam therapy for cancer patients would greatly enhance Sibley Memorial Hospital's financial position if approved by D.C. regulators, generating nearly 80 percent of the entire hospital's income by its second year of operation, according to financial projections.

Wednesday - 05/22/2013, 06:08pm EDT

Tags: D.C., Sibley Memorial Hospital,

Business Journal reporter to run for cancer as he battles it

Washington Business Journal reporter Tucker Echols is battling lymphoma and preparing to run a triathlon to raise money for three charities that are trying to cure cancer.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 11:06am EDT

Tags: Tucker Echols, Hank Silverberg, Washington Business Journal, triathlon, EagleMan Triathlon, Cambridge, lymphoma

8-year-old with cancer nets 4 goals against Portland Timbers (Video)

Atticus Lane-Dupre, an 8-year-old with cancer, made his wish, and the Portland Timbers fulfilled it. See the heart-warming video.

Friday - 05/03/2013, 06:47am EDT

Tags: atticus, soccer, Portland Timbers

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