| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:30 AM
HOW TO STOP PEOPLE WAKING IN SURGERY
Anesthestic wearing off mid-operation isn't just the stuff of nightmares; it occurs in around 0.2 percent of surgeries globally. But keeping tabs on the brain during surgery could stop this.
To look for a signature...
| Apr 21, 2013
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — Greg Forsyth recently joined the practice of Summit Dermatology, an affiliate of Summit Health, at Summit Health Center, Building 2, 757 Norland Ave., Suite 204 in Chambersburg.
He previously treated patients...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:42 PM
SOUTH BEND -- When it comes to cancer screenings, ignorance is not bliss.
Knowledge and discussions with one's doctor can help a person decide which tests are right and when, five local physicians said Wednesday night during a panel discussion at Indiana...
| Apr 26, 2013
Sound Tribe Sector 9 bassist David Murphy says his band is at the peak of its career. The quintet, whose heavy touring schedule has earned it a cult following, has found a balance between work and play.
But from a hotel in Madison, Wis., the 37-year-old...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Renée Elliott Carr died peacefully in her home on April 15, 2013, after a year’s struggle with Melanoma cancer.
Born in Alhambra on 5/04/36, attending Alhambra High School, and receiving her teaching degree from UCLA, she married her high school...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Jon Patrick Kendall was born in Sioux Falls to Robert Kendall and Marilyn (Goebel) Hase on Nov. 2, 1964. Soon after, the family moved to the Aberdeen area, where Jon attended the Aberdeen school system, graduating from Aberdeen Central High School in...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Teenagers don’t get skin cancer. At least, that’s what Katie Carmichael believed.
But an indentation on her leg tells a different story — a scar that remains five years after a specialist removed an inch of flesh, half a centimeter...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Chronic disease management workshop
The Washington County Living Well coalition is sponsoring a Living Well (Chronic Disease Self-Management) Workshop. The Living Well workshops help people with chronic diseases learn skills to manage their symptoms and...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Rows upon rows of sunscreen products fill area pharmacy sections, but it will be a little bit easier to choose the correct product this summer.
Sunscreen packaging is changing due to mandates from the Food and Drug Administration that require more...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Many people love the warm sun. The sun’s rays make us feel good, and in the short term, makes you look good. But our love affair isn’t a two-way street: while the summer sun feels great, it can be dangerous. Besides its wellknown skin cancer...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Sarcoids are the most common equine skin tumors world-wide that has been heart-ache for horses and their owners for centuries. Although common, sarcoids vary greatly in their size and appearance, the nature in which they grow and potentially spread and...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Former Journey vocalist Steve Perry recently posted a message on his webpage informing fans he recently underwent treatment for skin cancer. Perry wrote: “Three weeks ago a routine mole was taken off my face and the lab report came back Melanoma...