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October 4, 2017
Doctors thought a woman had cancer - but it was just a reaction to an old tattoo
October 4, 2017 - 12:39pm
September 11, 2017
Dr. Terrence Hopkins, who owns Manatee Dermatology, tells parents of young children to cover them up at the beach because of the threat later in their lives of skin cancer from accumulated sun exposure. His mantra is, "Pale is the new tan. Tan is out." (Richard Dymond/Bradenton Herald/TNS)
Pale is the new tan, dermatologist tells patients
September 11, 2017 - 1:47pm
August 30, 2017
An undated handout photo of a patient’s T-cells being reprogrammed in the laboratory to create modified T-cells that are genetically coded to recognize and fight the patient’s cancer. Companies and universities are racing to develop gene therapies, which will open the door to a radically new class of cancer treatments. (Brent Stirton/Novartis via The New York Times)
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
August 30, 2017 - 1:41pm
August 7, 2017
Gary Rogers smiles as he gets a hug and kind words from Wahpeton firefighter Julie Rempfer after he rode in a parade of fire trucks in his honor Monday, Aug. 7, through Wahpeton and Breckenridge. Rogers, an area radio sports and news announcer with 53 years of experience and more than 5,000 games under his belt, was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer last week. The 72-year-old was given a couple weeks to live. Dave Wallis / Forum News Serviceplay button
'Make every day count': Wahpeton shows its love for longtime firefighter, broadcaster Gary Rogers
August 7, 2017 - 8:38pm
July 21, 2017
Attendees of the 24th annual Kandiyohi County Relay For Life begin their laps Friday evening around the track of the Willmar Middle School. Clay Conover / Tribune
Relay For Life marks 24 years in Kandiyohi County
July 21, 2017 - 9:21pm
July 20, 2017
Wendy Filip, center, with daughter Kristin and husband Joe, had to pick up the pieces after Joe Filip's mother killed herself rather than comply with her doctor's ultimatum to quit smoking. She thinks smoking should be illegal. (Mike Mantucca/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
July 20, 2017 - 1:12pm
July 17, 2017
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
July 17, 2017 - 2:46pm
June 21, 2017
David Howell Evans, better known as The Edge of the rock band U2, in Washington. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti.
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
June 9, 2017
In October 2015, at 24 years old, Seth Lardy (right) was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia. In order to manage the chronic disease, he takes at least 12 medications daily. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 8, 2017
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer
June 8, 2017 - 4:21pm
June 5, 2017
Barb Swegarden grows vegetables in her backyard garden and has embraced a healthy diet and lifestyle and staying away from processed foods.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, medical doctor says
June 5, 2017 - 9:40am
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She nearly died after surgery, but this Minn. 22-year-old continues to battle a rare form of cancer
June 5, 2017 - 7:45am
May 30, 2017
Barb Swegarden grows vegetables in her backyard garden and has embraced a healthy diet and lifestyle and staying away from processed foods.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am
May 12, 2017
Kayla Streich says it’s important to her that her daughter grow up watching her work out and setting a good example. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
A mom against all odds to celebrate first Mother's Day
May 12, 2017 - 7:44am
April 8, 2017
Dr. Israr Sheikh, a gastroenterologist at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, said the incidence of colorectal cancer has been rising in young adults for some time. He recommended colonoscopies as the "gold standard" in screening methods for colon cancer. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
Colorectal cancer on rise in youthful patients
April 8, 2017 - 11:33am