| May 23, 2013
| 1:27 PM
A long-awaited study of almost 225,000 Pratt & Whitney workers from the 1950s to the early 2000s found a slightly higher rate of brain cancer among workers at a former North Haven plant than for the Connecticut population as a whole.
But the study,...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Back in 1981, the city of Charlevoix received a notice from the Michigan Department of Public Health: its municipal well system was contaminated.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the well system was connected to a wedge of contaminated...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Marion Cotillard wore a strapless Dior gown with eye-catching color blocks of blue, yellow, black and pink on a white background to the Cannes Film Festival premiere of "Blood Ties" on Monday. The dress was shown Saturday in Monaco as part of Dior's...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Penn State's annual Lift For Life, one of the most impressive preseason football events, is scheduled for July 12 at the lacrosse facility on campus. Offensive lineman Eric Shrive is president of Penn State's chapter of Uplifting Athletes, which is......
| May 14, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Football players at Anaheim Canyon have been supporting Coach Brent McKee, who had surgery for kidney cancer last fall and had to miss much of the season. He has recovered and returned to the team and now the players are......
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The avalanche of statements following the release of the Freeh report continues. Here are two from head coach Bill O'Brien and Dave Joyner, acting athletics director. O'BRIEN "Today we received the results of the Freeh Group's investigation into what...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Quarterback Matt McGloin said Friday that he hoped revelations from the Freeh report would not overshadow the annual Lift For Life charity event. The players made sure that didn't happen, raising a record $110,374 for the Kidney Cancer Association....
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Editor’s note: Each Sunday, The Herald-Mail runs “A Life Remembered.” Each story in this continuing series takes a look back — through the eyes of family, friends, co-workers and others — at a member of the community who died...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Police officials and other employees at Bob Hope Airport on Tuesday donated a combined $2,125 to a 6-year-old girl who -- having been diagnosed with a form of pediatric kidney cancer -- has been raising funds for cancer research.
It all started with a...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:23 PM
A local man was diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2008, shortly after losing his wife of 30 years to cancer.
“It's a rollercoaster,” said Greg Schilling. “First you feel hopeless. Then, you want to have hope.”
Schilling found hope...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Watching 66-year-old Dorothy Kuhn slowly inch her walker around Greencastle-Antrim High School’s track on Friday for the start of the Greencastle Relay for Life was nothing short of inspirational.
The 18-year breast cancer survivor managed to...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:36 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a new study from Denmark, people who had taken aspirin, ibuprofen and related painkillers -- especially at high doses and for years at a time -- were less likely to get skin cancer, compared to those who rarely used those...