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Boy with cancer scores touchdown in spring Nebraska game

He may be 7 years old and he may have brain cancer, but Jack Hoffman still scored a touchdown in the University of Nebraska's spring football game on Saturday.

Sunday - 04/07/2013, 12:23pm EDT

Tags: touchdown, university of nebraska,

Kids fighting cancer say they don't want to be ignored

Another Easter egg hunt took place across from the White House in hopes of attracting attention and raising awareness about childhood cancer.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 06:51pm EDT


High-fat dairy holds higher death risk for women with breast cancer

A new study published in Thursday's Journal of the National Cancer Institute finds breast cancer survivors who ate even one serving of a high-fat dairy product a day were at a 49 percent higher risk of dying from breast cancer compared with those who eat little or no high-fat dairy.

Friday - 03/15/2013, 06:15am EDT

Tags: Brennan Haselton, breast cancer, ice cream, dairy

Cooking class created to help cancer patients (VIDEO)

Hope Connections in Bethesda helps cancer patients learn to cook healthful meals.

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 10:59am EST

Tags: Hope Connections, Bethesda,

After losing his voice to cancer, tenor Toby Spence learns how to sing again

Toby Spence, a 43-year-old lyric tenor from England, had built a life around his voice. When he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer last year and had to undergo surgery near his vocal chords, he feared he would never sing again.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 08:28am EST

Tags: Kennedy Center, singer, London, Heather Brady

Va. woman pleads no contest in fake-cancer scheme

A Hanover County woman accused of faking cancer to raise money has pleaded no contest to fraud charges.

Tuesday - 01/08/2013, 02:56pm EST

Tags: Richmond Times-Dispatch

What are the best gifts for cancer patients?

It can be tough to find the perfect present, and even more so when the recipient is dealing with a serious illness. Here are some gift ideas for cancer patients.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 07:07am EST

Tags: holiday gift ideas, Christmas, holiday season, paula wolfson

Cancer survivor receives 'pink slip' from doctor

At the 9th Annual Living in Pink Luncheon and Boutique, Michelle Conley announced that she recently received a pink slip - from her doctor.

Saturday - 11/17/2012, 11:08am EST

Tags: Bob Madigan,

Proposed bill would ban smoking on all MoCo government property

Several council members in Montgomery County are proposing a ban on all property owned or leased by the county.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 03:19am EST

Tags: kate Ryan, smoking, Nancy Floreen

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