Seventy two hours after Elissa Bantug's mastectomy, she felt broken. She was only 25 years old, but she had lost both breasts and her ...
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (KARE) -- A Twin Cities mother is hoping her story is a
reminder to other parents about the seriousness of the "choking game."
Sunbathers this summer will find new sunscreen labels that are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use.
Seventy two hours after Elissa Bantug's mastectomy, she felt broken. She was only 25 years old, but she had lost both breasts and her strawberry blond hair to cancer. Drainage tubes still hung from her chest to remove excess fluid from the operation.
If you are a bus driver, the answer is probably yes. The news is also bad for manufacturing and production workers, as well as installation or repair workers, according to a survey for the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index.
Playing video games used to be a pretty sedentary pastime, but motion gaming changed all that. Now there are games specifically designed to actually help you get in shape.
A Georgia woman who lost both her hands and legs to a flesh-eating bacteria this past summer has been outfitted with prosthetic hands.
More than five million children in this country are diagnosed with ADHD,
but how many of them truly have the disorder? Could some of those
children be eating something that only makes them appear to have the
(USA TODAY) -- As if migraine weren't bad enough (it can be disabling)
or widespread enough (it afflicts nearly one in five Americans), it also
comes with a stigma that often renders it invisible.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Asthma is the third leading cause of
hospitalization among children under 15 years of age, and the leading
cause of absence in school.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- We checked with local oncologists to see if they're making any changes in light of the study on Tamoxifen, which recommends a 10-year plan instead of the typical 5-year plan.
The organic industry is gaining clout on Capitol Hill, prompted by rising consumer demand and its entry into traditional farm states.
(USA TODAY) -- Here's a good reason never to swallow water from a
swimming pool: A new study found telltale signs of feces in more than
half of pools sampled in Atlanta last summer.
Around 5.2 million Americans are currently suffering from Alzheimer's disease and by 2050, the number of people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's is projected to nearly triple to around 13.8 million.
Americans need to lower their excessive salt intake for their health's
sake, but it may be harmful to cut back too far, says a new report out
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Actress Angelina Jolie's announcement that she had both breasts removed in February to reduce her risk of getting cancer generated a lot of discussion Tuesday about breast cancer and genetic testing.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- With all the news about Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy, women might be wondering, "Should I get tested, too?"
Angelina Jolie says she's had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that makes it extremely likely she'll get breast cancer.
U.S. health officials say last year was the worst ever for West Nile virus deaths.
At first glance, the sunscreen bottles, tubes and canisters on store
shelves this spring may not look much different from what consumers have
seen in the past.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A Jacksonville mom and grandma swears by turmeric after her cancer doctor suggested she try it to fight fatigue and pain from breast cancer surgery.
ORLANDO, Fla. (WESH) - Florida Hospital will bring a breast milk bank to the Central Florida region.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (USA TODAY) -- Younger women diagnosed with cancer take risks in the hope of becoming a mother.
Runners in Chicago participated in the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
Friends and family of Melissa Boyett marched in her honor to find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis.