Tag archive for "cancer"

Watch Stay Tuned “Cancer” Episode

General Health | 01 April 2015

Casey Nolen hosts this weekly discussion series featuring input from participants via Twitter and Google+ Hangouts. Stay Tuned airs live Thursdays at 9:00 p.m. on Nine PBS.   Continue Reading

Ken Burns’ “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies”

General Health | 26 March 2015

Hollywood producer Laura Ziskin (Pretty Woman, Spider-Man) had wanted to produce a documentary about cancer from the time she had been diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004. In 2010, Ziskin contacted Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, to obtain the film rights. Simultaneously, [...] Continue Reading

SLU Cancer Center gets grant to fight cancer

General Health | 15 October 2012

View the full article at the St. Louis Beacon. Continue Reading

Being overweight increases risks for most common breast cancer

General Health | 11 October 2012

"A local cancer specialist is urging women to pay even closer attention to body fat in light of a new study showing that those who are overweight or obese at the time of being diagnosed with breast cancer have a higher risk of dying prematurely from the disease." Continue Reading

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