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Norma Jean's Sun, Memoir by Artist Kris Allen Courtney - Cincinnati, OH, June 2009: Bethesda Medical Facility in West Chester, Ohio Awards Artist Kris Allen Courtney Two Selections

2009-05-28 | "Road King" and "Passing" represent two of my more emotional and colorful works to date. With Passing becoming the Image used as the Cover to my Novel, Norma Jean's Sun, I could not be more excited about the extended view this award will offer.


Mesothelioma and Disability Benefits

2009-05-22 | Workers who have contracted mesothelioma frequently are eligible for Social Security Disability benefits. Being eligible for disability benefits means a person has a condition that prevents them from doing the work they once were able to do.


Experts Reveal Keeping Slim Can Help Avoid Cancer

2009-05-15 | Losing weight and staying slim could help reduce the risk of contracting cancer, medical experts have revealed.


Adult Lead Poisoning Dangers in Arizona

2009-05-12 | The dangerous effects of exposure to lead poisoning for adults can lead to lifelong health defects. This article covers symptoms and sources of lead poisoning.


Arizona Cancer Center Launches Site to Highlight Alternative Treatments

2009-05-07 | People seeking a cancer treatment alternative have an expanded Web resource to help them make wise choices. The EuroMed Foundation has updated their Web site to help patients understand cutting-edge alternative treatment options.


'Norma Jean's Sun', Memoir by Kris Courtney

2009-05-05 | Available on Amazon.com Now! Back in 1928 when a small town of Indiana collected its folks every year for a celebration at the local Fair, a gathering of strangers would join together to shape a new parallel of lives.


Best Healthcare Provider Web site of 2009 to be Named by Web Marketing Association in Annual WebAward Competition

2009-05-01 | The Web Marketing Association announces the call for entries for its 13th annual WebAward Competition for Web site development at http://www.TheWebAwards.org. The Web Marketing Association again name the Best healthcare provider Web site of 2009.


Two UCLA Neurosurgeons To Be Showcased In Documentary For The First Official National Brain Tumor Awareness Month

2009-04-30 | Two UCLA neurosurgeons will be featured in a documentary for the Nation's first Brain Tumor Awareness Month. These two neurosurgeons will put their skills to the test as they perform surgery to save a father and his thirteen year old stepson.


Best Medical Web site of 2009 to be Named by Web Marketing Association in Annual WebAward Competition

2009-04-28 | The Web Marketing Association announces the call for entries for its 13th annual WebAward Competition for Web site development at http://www.TheWebAwards.org. The Web Marketing Association will once again name the Best Medical Web site of 2009


Robert F. Campbell Jr. Memorial Hockey Tournament to Raise Funds for Leukemia Research and Patient Care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

2009-04-24 | Annual event reaches 10 year milestone; returns to Quincy Youth Arena May 1 & 2, 2009. This event is the only officially approved hockey tournament to support the Jimmy Fund and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.


Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

2009-04-09 | Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that occurs in the mesothelium, a thin layer of tissue that covers almost all of the internal organs. Two to three thousand people are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year.


Aim at Melanoma Secures $4 million in Federal Funding to Study the Effects of UV Radiation on our Service Men and Women Overseas

2009-04-03 | This came as a result of collaboration between Aim at Melanoma and the U.S. Military, and was key to getting melanoma included for the first time ever in the Department of Defense's peer-reviewed cancer research program.


Field Fisher Waterhouse Wins Compensation For Repeatedly Failed Cancer Patient

2009-03-29 | Field Fisher Waterhouse wins substantial compensation for patient after health specialists repeatedly failed to diagnose terminal cancer


Smoking and Mesothelioma

2009-03-07 | Many factors contribute to the increased risk of mesothelioma such as inherited traits, environment, general health status and lifestyle choices. Exposure to asbestos is the primary risk factor for contracting mesothelioma.


Mesothelioma Misconceptions and Myths

2009-03-06 | There are many misconceptions and myths surrounding the diagnosis of mesothelioma. One of the misconceptions is that mesothelioma is lung cancer. Mesothelioma that originates in the pleural lining of the lung has similar symptoms but is not true lung cancer.


Miles For Hope To Break Guinness World Record For Brain Tumor Awareness

2009-03-06 | Miles for Hope, a non-profit organization, dedicated to finding a cure for brain cancer, has partnered with the Dunedin Blue Jays and AirTran Airways to bring you a Guinness World Record Breaking event "Together In Hope" candlelight vigil. All proceeds benefit brain cancer research.


World-Wide Virtual Vigil Being Held For Brain Tumor Awareness

2009-02-18 | Miles for Hope, a non-profit organization sponsored by AirTran Airways has created a virtual vigil and hope to have one million people light a virtual candle by April 10, 2009 to raise brain tumor awareness world-wide.


Types of Traditional Care (Surgery, Chemotherapy, and Radiation Therapy)

2009-02-01 | The key to long-term survival from treatment of mesothelioma is early diagnosis, which enables the greatest potential for success from standard therapies. Standard therapies include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.


Misdiagnosis of Cancer and Heart Attack

2009-02-01 | Unfortunately, symptoms of serious medical conditions such as cancer and heart attacks can be misdiagnosed, leading to grave consequences.


The Definition of Mesothelioma and Mesothelioma Diagnosis

2008-12-21 | Mesothelioma most often develops in the membrane surrounding the lung, and results from inhaled asbestos fibers. Mesothelioma can grow in any of these membranes.