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bike ride

Bike Ride Aims To Combat Cancer And Raise Awareness

One in two men and one in three women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. That startling statistic is the motivation behind an upcoming event in the Baltimore/D.C. area.

06/18/2014

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Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.

06/13/2014

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Study: Wealthy And Impoverished Get Different Types Of Cancer

A new study shows the level of poverty or wealth in an area may affect the types of cancers people get.

05/28/2014

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Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer Patients

A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.

05/16/2014

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Anne Arundel Co. Girl Graduates At Sick Mom’s Side

An Anne Arundel County high school arranged an unofficial, private graduation ceremony for a senior whose mother is terminally ill.

05/10/2014

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Counseling Helping Cancer Patients To Live With The Disease

While millions are raised every year for cancer research, much less comes in for the counseling of patients fighting the disease.

05/07/2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Don and Marty had “Coffee With” Patrick Dempsey and Kathryn West. They talked about cancer and the importance of building a support network. Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about the Maryland Film Festival.

05/07/2014

maryland half marathon

Annual Maryland Half Marathon Returns With Something New

It’s one of the biggest events of the year for Baltimore area runners, and it happens on Saturday morning. It’s the annual Maryland Half Marathon.

05/05/2014

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2-Day Bike Ride To Conquer Cancer Coming To Maryland This Fall

It’s a common killer in the United States, and the fight to conquer cancer this year is rolling with a two-day cycling event around the nation’s capital.

04/18/2014

Gavin's Gifts

Little Girl With Big Heart Honors Her Friend’s Memory With Gifts To Ill Children

She’s just 11 years old, but when one of her best friends died of cancer she decided to honor his memory by helping others. And on Sunday, Emily Nelson will make a trip to the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

04/11/2014

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Bicyclists Pedal From Key Bridge To Key West To Help Those With Cancer

Billions of dollars are spent each year researching a cure for cancer, but those fighting the disease often see an immediate financial burden.

04/02/2014

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Congress Heeds Dying Va. Girl’s Call On Research

Two weeks before she died from brain cancer last October, tiny 10-year-old Gabriella Miller of Leesburg, Va., delivered a message on YouTube to Congress: “Stop talking and start doing.”

03/13/2014

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