| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Rosie L. Stanfield, a registered nurse who later became the first African-American director of nursing at Spring Grove Hospital Center, died Saturday of ovarian cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
The longtime Randallstown resident was 66.
| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:19 PM
David Morgan said he fell apart when his wife died of ovarian cancer last year, leaving him at a personal crossroads — and leaving in doubt the future of two establishments that border The Avenue in Hampden like bookends.
Morgan soon shuttered...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Susan Lee Marr, a legal assistant and an active volunteer, died Saturday of ovarian cancer at her home in the Arcadia-Beverly Hills neighborhood of Northeast Baltimore. She was 55.
Susan Lee Neukam was born in Baltimore and raised in Dundalk, where she...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Johns Hopkins scientists have found a way to screen for hard-to-detect endometrial and ovarian cancers in women using a routine Pap smear, a discovery they hope eventually could reduce the number of deaths caused by the deadly malignancies.
| Jul 8, 2011
Monday, July 11
Blacksmith group The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets at 7 p.m. at Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Road, Millersville. Members learn new techniques while working on projects. No gate fees. Information: 410-222-6115....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A new international study shows that treating ovarian cancer with Avastin delays the disease progression and may improve survival.
The drug, generically called bevacizumab, seemed to keep the disease from returning for two months. It was delayed five...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Michigan have discovered an inherited mutation linked to significantly higher risk of prostate cancer development at a younger age.
The discovery, after two decades of looking, provides insight into...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 6:55 AM
A host of prescription drugs have been in low supply around the United States for some time, but doctors have been warning about a particularly acute shortage of a set of life-saving cancer drugs.
Now the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said today that...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:15 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the S&P 500 bouncing from its worst weekly drop in the past seven as concerns eased over the situation in Crimea, even as the region voted to join Russia.
The 97-percent vote in Crimea in favor...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 5:05 AM
PHILADELPHIA With surgery and chemotherapy, Roberta Bash, 67, of Downingtown, Pa., beat advanced-stage ovarian cancer in 2010.
Then, it came back.
"Cancer can go dormant, and I didn't know that," she said.
The second time, Bash wanted to explore all...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Obesity is probably a factor in some of the almost 22,000 new diagnoses of ovarian cancer that will be handed out this year to American women, a new study says. The finding adds ovarian cancer, the deadliest of the gynecological malignancies, to a growing...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Lauderdale Lakes voters chose smaller government Tuesday, shrinking the size of its commission.
Voters also ousted an incumbent in Hillsboro Beach and turned down attempts by former commissioners to return to office in Lighthouse Point and Lauderdale-by-...