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  • Military offers medical services in western Md.

    CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — The Army Reserve is offering free medical and dental services to needy families in the Cumberland area. The military and the Allegany County Health Department are showcasing the training event Tuesday at the Allegany County Fairgrounds. It started Aug. 11 and continues through Saturday. Organizers say 60 to 80 military medical…

  • New procedure reduces radiation sessions for breast cancer patients

    For select breast cancer patients, there is now an alternative to the traditional six weeks of radiation therapy and its accompanying side effects. The chief of breast surgery at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital calls it a \”big advance.\”