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Daily Maverick
SA’s proposed sugar tax: claims about calories & job losses checkedAfrica by Dr Evan Blecher, affiliated with SALDRU and the Economic and Health P
SA’s proposed sugar tax: claims about calories & job losses checked
Daily Maverick / Posted a minute ago
Africa by Dr Evan Blecher, affiliated with SALDRU and the Economic and Health Policy Research programme of the American Cancer Society, showed that it is quite likely consumers will switch to other drinks. The study compared the effects of the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Rory Feek shares his wife's life in 'To Joey, With Love'the finality of it and how much I miss her.” Joey Feek died March 4 at age 40
Rory Feek shares his wife's life in 'To Joey, With Love'
11 News Houston / Posted 7 minutes ago
the finality of it and how much I miss her.” Joey Feek died March 4 at age 40 after a long battle with Stage 4 cervical cancer, an experience her husband chronicled on his blog, This Life I Live, which has attracted millions of readers. For... Read more
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The Register Citizen
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplantCraig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplant
The Register Citizen / Posted 14 minutes ago
Craig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell transplant Wednesday as he continues his cancer fight. Craig Sager II announced the procedure on Twitter on Tuesday, saying the marrow will be provided by an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento gala honors Walk of Stars recipientsBodai, former chief of surgery at Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, who successful
Sacramento gala honors Walk of Stars recipients
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 minutes ago
Bodai, former chief of surgery at Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, who successfully lobbied Congress to create the breast cancer research stamp. The festivities include inductees sharing their inspirational stories, accomplishments and what... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change pleaSALEM, Mass. — A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 minutes ago
SALEM, Mass. — A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son is back in court for a change of plea hearing. Kristen LaBrie, who spent five years behind bars after being convicted in... Read more
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Medical News Today
The laser probe, the iKnife, and the cutting edge of surgerysurgery, such as laparoscopy, has reduced the extent of intervention for many o
The laser probe, the iKnife, and the cutting edge of surgery
Medical News Today / Posted 17 minutes ago
surgery, such as laparoscopy, has reduced the extent of intervention for many operations. However, when it comes to cancer, images can show where the tumor is, but neither images nor the human eye can readily distinguish between healthy and... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Haringey Borough gear up for FA Cup clash on Non-League Daywhile senior citizens and students can watch the tie for just £1 – and the enti
Haringey Borough gear up for FA Cup clash on Non-League Day
The Ham&High Network / Posted 21 minutes ago
while senior citizens and students can watch the tie for just £1 – and the entire gate money will be given to Prostate Cancer UK. Borough suffered a 2-1 league defeat away against Norwich United on Saturday but bounced back to secure a 3-1... Read more
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Market Watch
Mylan’s EpiPen caught the full force of drug price outrage because it was the perfect target, not because it was the only oneisn’t particularly cutting-edge by today’s standards: the drug, which treats an
Mylan’s EpiPen caught the full force of drug price outrage because it was the perfect target, not because it was the only one
Market Watch / Posted 23 minutes ago
isn’t particularly cutting-edge by today’s standards: the drug, which treats an infection affecting patients with AIDS and cancer, was an old one and had no competition. The EpiPen also uses a dated drug, epinephrine, to treat allergic reactions.... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Craig Sager to Undergo 3rd Bone Marrow, Stem Cell Transplantcell transplant in a 3year span The 65-year-old Sager won the Jimmy V Persever
Craig Sager to Undergo 3rd Bone Marrow, Stem Cell Transplant
Bleacher Report / Posted 31 minutes ago
cell transplant in a 3year span The 65-year-old Sager won the Jimmy V Perseverance Award for his courage in the face of cancer at the 2016 ESPY Awards. Sager has worked in the field of sports reporting since 1972 and joined Turner Sports in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea07:44 AM SALEM, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding p
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
07:44 AM SALEM, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son is back in court for a change of plea hearing. Kristen LaBrie, who spent five years behind bars after... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Locals open up about housing strugglescottage in Palo Alto. Things appeared to be going great, until all of a sudden,
Locals open up about housing struggles
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 39 minutes ago
cottage in Palo Alto. Things appeared to be going great, until all of a sudden, Scott was diagnosed with sarcoma, a form of cancer. That was in April 2015. Then, the landlord told them they had to leave by the end of July. By then, Scott had been... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Love Island stars banned from all UK racecoursesRickley Park School, who Samir has worked closely with in the past; the Footbal
Love Island stars banned from all UK racecourses
Horse and Hound / Posted 39 minutes ago
Rickley Park School, who Samir has worked closely with in the past; the Football League’s official charity partner Prostate Cancer UK and Willen Hospice, a charity which MK Dons supporters are raising money for by walking and kayaking to the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Woman has gender-revealing ultrasound in her dying mom’s hospital bedtimes. On July 28, Masilotti asked for prayers for her mother and said she had
Woman has gender-revealing ultrasound in her dying mom’s hospital bed
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 43 minutes ago
times. On July 28, Masilotti asked for prayers for her mother and said she had been fighting Stage 4 brain and lung cancer for almost two years. “You are a true fighter and I am so proud of how hard you have fought! Your strength is a true... Read more
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FOX News
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change pleaSALEM, Mass. – A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea
FOX News / Posted 44 minutes ago
SALEM, Mass. – A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son is back in court for a change of plea hearing. Kristen LaBrie, who spent five years behind bars after being convicted in... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Many women with early breast cancers could avoid chemotherapyKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- New research finds about half of women with early-stage bre
Many women with early breast cancers could avoid chemotherapy
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 46 minutes ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- New research finds about half of women with early-stage breast cancer who would have previously had chemo could skip it. The study looked at a test called MammaPrint that can show whether a woman is at high or low risk of cancer... Read more
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Gazette News
Reservists put their training to good use in Bear Grylls survival raceobstacles along the way. The team were also sponsored to do the course and rai
Reservists put their training to good use in Bear Grylls survival race
Gazette News / Posted 46 minutes ago
obstacles along the way. The team were also sponsored to do the course and raised £1,055 for the Colchester-based Robin Cancer Trust. Corporal Jamie Jones said the charity, which aims to raise awareness of germ cell cancers including both... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Low lake level leaves more boats groundedyou think your family already eats healthy, a new study may have you looking tw
Low lake level leaves more boats grounded
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 50 minutes ago
you think your family already eats healthy, a new study may have you looking twice at your pantry. Using vehicles to raise cancer awarenessUsing vehicles to raise cancer awareness A California man is trekking across the country to fight pediatric... Read more
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New England Sports Network
WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon Raises More Than $3.5 Millionof two days at Fenway Park. That’s obviously a huge amount of money, and that’
WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon Raises More Than $3.5 Million
New England Sports Network / Posted 50 minutes ago
of two days at Fenway Park. That’s obviously a huge amount of money, and that’s going to be put toward not only funding cancer research but also helping to make life easier for children battling cancer and their families. The money also helps... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplantCraig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplant
Warren Times Observer / Posted 50 minutes ago
Craig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell transplant Wednesday as he continues his cancer fight. Craig Sager II announced the procedure on Twitter on Tuesday, saying the marrow will be provided by an... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea(AP) A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving med
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 52 minutes ago
(AP) A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son is back in court for a change of plea hearing. Kristen LaBrie, who spent five years behind bars after being convicted in 2011 of... Read more
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Marie Claire
The Crystal Maze is making a come-backour burning need for nostalgia, The Crystal Maze will be returning in October a
The Crystal Maze is making a come-back
Marie Claire / Posted 53 minutes ago
our burning need for nostalgia, The Crystal Maze will be returning in October as part of Channel 4�s Stand Up To Cancer night. As well celebrities as contestants, the one-off episode is set to have David Tennant as host, proving that... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
As AI remakes finance, legal concerns pile upit plans to use that information. Etzioni offers another example: a bank's AI
As AI remakes finance, legal concerns pile up
Financial Planning.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
it plans to use that information. Etzioni offers another example: a bank's AI program could "learn" that a customer has cancer based on hospital or doctor bills or buying patterns (e.g. a wig, vitamin supplements, anti-nausea medication) and... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendartoday at the Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Te
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 57 minutes ago
today at the Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. Alcoholics... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Preserving more than food: Some recipes tell a storylast time I made this recipe was 30 years ago in my parents' Tennessee kitchen
Preserving more than food: Some recipes tell a story
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 59 minutes ago
last time I made this recipe was 30 years ago in my parents' Tennessee kitchen a few months before my mom died of cancer. She wanted to teach me how to make pickles. It wasn't something she'd learned as a child. Her family lived with her... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change pleaSALEM, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially
Mom convicted of withholding son's medicine to change plea
ABC 6 Providence / Posted an hour ago
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son is back in court for a change of plea hearing. Kristen LaBrie, who spent five years behind bars after being convicted... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Young girls raise more than $2k for Chenango Health Networkto raise money for the Chenango Health Network. This program helps Chenango Co
Young girls raise more than $2k for Chenango Health Network
The Evening Sun / Posted an hour ago
to raise money for the Chenango Health Network. This program helps Chenango County women who are diagnosed with breast cancer and cannot afford treatment, and it helps women who are diagnosed with a gynecological cancer. According to their... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Your future, a little earlypossibilities of going barefoot, getting a foot massage, or buying a new shoes
Your future, a little early
Missoula Independent / Posted an hour ago
possibilities of going barefoot, getting a foot massage, or buying a new shoes that are both beautiful and comfortable. CANCER (June 21-July 22): A woman in the final stages of giving birth may experience acute discomfort. But once her infant... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
ASTROGRAPHprecise. Empty promises are apparent, and must be dealt with tactfully. Focus o
ASTROGRAPH
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted an hour ago
precise. Empty promises are apparent, and must be dealt with tactfully. Focus on self-improvement, not on changing others. CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Concentrate on staying informed with friends and family. A day trip will lead to an unusual... Read more
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Christian Today
Leading Muslim convert to Christianity diagnosed with stomach cancerOne of the world's best known converts from Islam to Christianity has been diag
Leading Muslim convert to Christianity diagnosed with stomach cancer
Christian Today / Posted an hour ago
One of the world's best known converts from Islam to Christianity has been diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. Nabeel Qureshi, a popular evangelist and travelling preacher whose new book No God But One: Allah or Jesus? was published yesterday,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Super slimmer wants to inspireSince shedding the stones, Mr Salmon has also gone on to complete sponsored swi
Super slimmer wants to inspire
Northern Echo / Posted an hour ago
Since shedding the stones, Mr Salmon has also gone on to complete sponsored swims and a skydive in aid of children’s cancer charities. He feels that his experience of losing weight and getting fit make him an ideal candidate to help others through... Read more
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Philly.com
Stage IV chemo life filled with hopeThe period of time preceding it tantalizingly had returned me to “normal life”
Stage IV chemo life filled with hope
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
The period of time preceding it tantalizingly had returned me to “normal life” hyper-charged through the prism of Stage IV cancer. This summer, my life was no longer filled with doctor’s appointments and treatment schedules. By side effects and... Read more
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Spalding Today
Seniors Open is success at Sutton Bridgeprize giving was followed by an auction, some of the items having been donated
Seniors Open is success at Sutton Bridge
Spalding Today / Posted an hour ago
prize giving was followed by an auction, some of the items having been donated by Travis Perkins, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support for which £385 was raised. This rounded off an excellent day enjoyed by all. ANNUAL OPEN CHARITY DAY 120... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
City 'Turns Town Teal' With Ovarian Cancer Awareness BowsThe City of Newark is putting teal bows on lamp posts along East Main Street to
City 'Turns Town Teal' With Ovarian Cancer Awareness Bows
NBC Philadelphia / Posted an hour ago
The City of Newark is putting teal bows on lamp posts along East Main Street to help raise awareness for ovarian cancer. University of Delaware students will help Newark Mayor Polly Sierer put the bows up Wednesday. The ribbons are a part of "Turn... Read more
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Salon.com
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplantCraig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell
TNT broadcaster Craig Sager to undergo 3rd marrow transplant
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
Craig Sager says his father is set to undergo a third bone marrow and stem cell transplant Wednesday as he continues his cancer fight. Craig Sager II announced the procedure on Twitter on Tuesday, saying the marrow will be provided by an... Read more
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New Kerala
Experts appeal UN to rethink on health target - newkerala.com #112374Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) is to reduce by a third premature d
Experts appeal UN to rethink on health target - newkerala.com #112374
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) is to reduce by a third premature death from non-communicable diseases, such as cancer, stroke, heart disease and dementia. The goals agreed for 2016-2030 define premature mortality as deaths occurring... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kristen LaBrie expected to change pleachange of plea on Wednesday in a case accusing her of withholding potentially l
Kristen LaBrie expected to change plea
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
change of plea on Wednesday in a case accusing her of withholding potentially life-saving chemotherapy medication from her cancer-stricken son, according to Essex prosecutors. Kristen LaBrie, who is fighting charges in the case for the second time... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Gillian makes solo returnnever do something with more of your singing on it?’ – so I got the ball rollin
Gillian makes solo return
Forres Gazette / Posted an hour ago
never do something with more of your singing on it?’ – so I got the ball rolling with it. Then when he was diagnosed with cancer, I decided I really had to do this now. "I was very lucky that I was able to get the masters back and he was able to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Using vehicles to raise cancer awarenessA California man is trekking across the country to fight pediatric cancer. Ron
Using vehicles to raise cancer awareness
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted an hour ago
A California man is trekking across the country to fight pediatric cancer. Ronnie Duvall started in his hometown of San Francisco and took off on a journey around the United States, stopping in cities to talk with children battling cancer and their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why lumpy breasts DON'T always mean cancerMillions of women have lumps in their breasts checked out for cancer every year
Why lumpy breasts DON'T always mean cancer
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Millions of women have lumps in their breasts checked out for cancer every year. Hearteningly, nine out of ten turn out to be benign but such lumps can be recurring and worrying. Consultant breast surgeon Dr Michelle Mullans, who specialises in... Read more
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Daily Mail
David Bowie's final album cover on shortlist for Design Awardsand pieces of architecture listed from around the world. The Blackstar album –
David Bowie's final album cover on shortlist for Design Awards
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
and pieces of architecture listed from around the world. The Blackstar album –released days before Bowie’s death from cancer in January – was a haunting collection of seven songs that touch on themes of loss, death and transition. In addition... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Charity Prevent Breast Cancer gets creative for rebrandManchester-based charity Prevent Breast Cancer has marked the second stage of i
Charity Prevent Breast Cancer gets creative for rebrand
Manchester Evening News / Posted an hour ago
Manchester-based charity Prevent Breast Cancer has marked the second stage of its rebrand with the appointment of MediaCom, Studio North and Pixel Inspiration to lead the digital and creative strategy for the transition. The organisation has... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Dividend Stocks to Make Your Retirement Sweeteracquisition, Pfizer has a key growth-driver going forward in the oncology segme
3 Dividend Stocks to Make Your Retirement Sweeter
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
acquisition, Pfizer has a key growth-driver going forward in the oncology segment, beginning with the newly approved breast cancer drug Ibrance. Pfizer also has astrong free cash flow, which rang in at$13.8 billion over the last four quarters. That... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Dividend Stocks to Make Your Retirement Sweeteracquisition, Pfizer has a key growth-driver going forward in the oncology segme
3 Dividend Stocks to Make Your Retirement Sweeter
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
acquisition, Pfizer has a key growth-driver going forward in the oncology segment, beginning with the newly approved breast cancer drug Ibrance. Pfizer also has astrong free cash flow, which rang in at$13.8 billion over the last four quarters. That... Read more
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Miami New Times
I Want to Be Drake's Best Friend, and So Should Youthe crowd stop and cheer for her), and after the show he spent time with a youn
I Want to Be Drake's Best Friend, and So Should You
Miami New Times / Posted an hour ago
the crowd stop and cheer for her), and after the show he spent time with a young fan named Megan Flores who was battling cancer. A month later, when his album Views finally dropped, he dedicated it to her. Three months later, when the sarcoma... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Morning Checkup: Breast Cancer Awareness BrunchOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Samaritan Medical Center has sched
Morning Checkup: Breast Cancer Awareness Brunch
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 hours ago
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Samaritan Medical Center has scheduled a brunch to commemorate it. Nurse navigator Karen Gallo and breast cancer survivor Anne Poirier said the Pink & Pearls Brunch is geared to raise awareness about the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Margo Donahue dePeyster, of Palm Beach and Sun Valley, diesresident of Palm Beach and Sun Valley, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. She was 59 y
Margo Donahue dePeyster, of Palm Beach and Sun Valley, dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
resident of Palm Beach and Sun Valley, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. She was 59 years old and had been battling breast cancer for years. Born in Stamford, Conn., she was the daughter of Theodore “Ted” and Marion (Casey) Donahue. Mrs. dePeyster... Read more
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The Atlantic
Hooked on Q-Tipsin his book Memoirs of an Addicted Brain. Lewis doesn’t believe addiction is a
Hooked on Q-Tips
The Atlantic / Posted 2 hours ago
in his book Memoirs of an Addicted Brain. Lewis doesn’t believe addiction is a disease, at least not in the way cancer or glaucoma is a disorder in the structure of an organism. Rather, he understands that addiction is the brain’s... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Class of ‘77 raises thousands to help one of their ownwas a festive fundraiser for Johnson, who lost her belongings in a house fire.
Class of ‘77 raises thousands to help one of their own
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
was a festive fundraiser for Johnson, who lost her belongings in a house fire. Johnson was undergoing treatment for cancer this summer when a house fire did extensive damage to her house and killed one of her dachshunds. It’s unlikely the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
A grassroots industry and the poison from the skylevel, declared a "probable carcinogen" by the World Health Organisation’s Inte
A grassroots industry and the poison from the sky
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 hours ago
level, declared a "probable carcinogen" by the World Health Organisation’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in March 2015, and drawn formal objections against its use in Europe from a prominent EU public health... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sevens star Cam Clark to begin transition to 15s with Sydney Rays NRC debutSydney Rays alongside Matt Lucas in the NRC on Friday. The team will wear light
Sevens star Cam Clark to begin transition to 15s with Sydney Rays NRC debut
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Sydney Rays alongside Matt Lucas in the NRC on Friday. The team will wear light blue socks to raise awareness for prostate cancer. Photo: Karen Watson Fellow Australian sevens player Con Foley will join Clark at the Rays, who will be looking to... Read more
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