| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Nonprofit organizations abound in Howard County and Howard Magazine highlights who they are, what they do and how you can help.
Name: Claudia Mayer Cancer Resource Center
Who: Leslie Rogers, director
Q: What is your mission?
A: The Claudia Mayer...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville is expanding to better coordinate cancer care and education.
"We've really created a destination center for patients in Lake County," President Dominica Tallarico said. "Now we're bringing all these...
| Oct 13, 2013
Since she was a little girl, Sheri Prentiss knew she wanted to be a doctor.
"My parents would remind me — if you want to be a doctor, you have to work harder than the other kids," says Prentiss, 45 (whose name, until her Oct. 1 marriage to...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 5:56 PM
NYP/Columbia University Medical Center
630 West 168th Street
In the past few years, surgeons have made strides in preventing lymphedema, a potential side effect of breast cancer surgery in which a blockage in the lymphatic system causes fluid...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The cable networks are launching a slew of dramas in August, but for many viewers the big TV news for the month is the return of A&E's reality hit "Duck Dynasty." The show, which follows duck-call tycoon Phil Robertson, his bushy bearded sons and his...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Honey Boo Boo, close your eyes.
TLC announced a new special on Wednesday called "The Man With the 132-Pound Scrotum," which will air Aug. 19 at 9 p.m.
The documentary will follows the life of 49-year-old Las Vegas resident Wesley Warren Jr., who...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Here's a programming alert: TLC will deliver "The Man With the 132 Lb Scrotum" at 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19.
TLC describes the project as "the extraordinary story of Wesley Warren Jr., a 49-year-old Las Vegas resident who is living with a rare medical...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 AM
At a June hearing, a Philadelphia judge became so exasperated at defendant Robert Williams' seeming cluelessness about his need to keep his probation appointments that she ordered him to take “etiquette” classes before returning to court....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Educational Series July through December 2013
Please join us for these free classes designed to improve your cancer journey.
We do ask that you pre-register as space is limited--really!
To register, call 574.287.4197 and tell us what you would like to...
| Jan 21, 2013
Sue Callison credits her sister with saving her life.
"I remember thinking that she probably had breast cancer at my age because when she was diagnosed, she was so far advanced," says Callison, recalling the test she took when she was 37 years old....
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:08 AM
A glance at Susan Callison's outfit shows nothing out of the ordinary other than black sleeves that could easily be her style statement, and a sort of half-glove that wraps around her right thumb.
In fact, much of her body is wrapped in compression...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Zina Bethune, the dancer, actress and advocate for disabled children, has died at 66....