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Skin Cancer

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  • Season gets a kick start at Lutherville-Timonium's Soccer Day

    Sunshine and mild temperatures cooperated — for most of the day, at least — as the Lutherville Timonium Recreation Council celebrated its annual LTRC Soccer Day on Sept. 8. The event, held at Ridgely Middle School fields and including...
  • Hopkins clinician mixes art, science in facial prosthetics

    Hopkins clinician mixes art, science in facial prosthetics
    She enters the clinic on a walker, slow yet remarkably steady, and as Pauline Wood hails her host for the day, she gives him a bag of lemon tarts she rose early that morning to bake.  With her white hair and glasses, Wood, 89, is every inch the lovable...
  • Michael J. Wagner, chef

    Michael J. Wagner, chef
    Michael Joseph Wagner, an award-winning chef who taught at the old Baltimore International College, died of melanoma Sept. 17 at the Gilchrist Hospice of Columbia. He was 52 and lived in Columbia. Born in Baltimore and raised in Rodgers Forge and in...
  • Scavenger hunters swarm Bel Air to fight cancer

    On Saturday afternoon, Bel Air was crawling with people donning green shirts and looking for something. While the folks wearing green shirts were looking for items as part of a scavenger hunt, they were helping in a small way to find effective...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Sept. 23 Run to help crime victims The 15th annual run to benefit a fund to assist crime victims in Anne Arundel County will take place in the morning. The event, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office and Anne Arundel Bar...
  • Young people still risking skin cancer for tans

    Young people still risking skin cancer for tans
    Two new government studies show young people are still putting themselves at risk for skin cancer by getting sunburned and going to indoor tanning beds. One study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that half of those aged 18...
  • Column: What could have been had The Graw stayed open

    It's Armed Forces Day dear readers. Saturday is also the running of the 137th Preakness, part of the Triple Crown. After the Kentucky Derby, now Maryland gets to shine. Lots of hoopla and black-eyed Susans will be the fare at the Pimlico Racetrack....
  • Bel Air woman gets new ear lost to skin cancer

    Bel Air woman gets new ear lost to skin cancer
    Sherrie Walter will never wear earrings again, but recently started styling her hair in a ponytail the way she used to before she was diagnosed with skin cancer nearly four years ago. It's a big step for Walter, whose life was turned upside down when...
  • Ravens to offer free skin cancer screenings before tomorrow night's game

    Ravens to offer free skin cancer screenings before tomorrow night's game
    The Baltimore Ravens will offer free skin cancer screenings before tomorrow night's game against the Cleveland Browns to help raise awareness about melanoma, the most common kind of skin cancer. Melanoma kills one American every hour, but can almost...
  • Alvin T. Church, BGE surveyor

    Alvin T. Church, BGE surveyor
    Alvin Turner "Al" Church, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. surveyor, died Monday of complications from skin cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The longtime Cockeysville resident was 64. The son of Glenn L. Martin Co. workers, Mr. Church...
  • Round-the-world sail raises awareness of CRAB, need for donations

    Round-the-world sail raises awareness of CRAB, need for donations
    Don Backe and Karl Guerra share more than a love for sailing: After their lives were transformed by tragedy, both men used the sport and the organization they now run to regain their sense of purpose. Backe helped found Chesapeake Region Accessible...
  • Gas companies need to come clean about fracking health risks

    While the Pennsylvania law cited in your article "Doctors question fracking law" (April 20) "compels natural gas firms to turn over information about chemicals they use ... to health care professionals who ask," there seems nothing in it that would stop...