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‘Green Glow’ May Help Find Once Invisible Cancer Cells

When it comes to treating some cancers, one of the toughest things after a procedure is making sure all the cancer cells are gone.

10/14/2014

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Get Marty: Family Loses All Videos, Photos Of Daughter Taken By Cancer

A Clairton family desperate to recapture lost memories reached out to KDKA and Get Marty.

10/10/2014

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Symptoms Of Ovarian Cancer “Vague, Subtle”

Doris Haropulos is fighting for her life. The 79-year-old was diagnosed with late stage ovarian cancer last year after months of feeling bloated and nauseous.

09/19/2014

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Pitt Study Giving New Hope In Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Predicting how prostate cancer will progress has been much like flipping a coin. But a local discovery could change that.

09/16/2014

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Are Cell Phones Really Giving Us Cancer?

Chris Moore spoke with Dr. Devra Davis about the dangers of cell phone radiation over the weekend.

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Layoff Letter To Cancer Stricken Employee Sparks Outrage

A letter from a Beaver County oral surgeon effectively laying off an employee with cancer is sparking social media outrage.

09/11/2014

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

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Doctors: HOF QB Jim Kelly Has No Evidence Of Cancer

Pittsburgh native and Hall of Fame Buffalo Bills’ quarterback Jim Kelly is reportedly cancer free.

08/20/2014

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CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine

The government is reporting an increase in teenage girls getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine – but it’s not much of a bump.

07/24/2014

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Expert Debunks Myths And Misconceptions Around Breast Cancer

There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer.

07/22/2014

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New Study Raises More Questions About Morcellator Device In Gynecologic Procedures

There’s growing concern a device used during hysterectomies can spread cancer.

07/22/2014

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UPMC Doctor: Fight Cancer Through Eating Well

The reasons for eating a healthy diet are obvious but have you ever thought about the relationship your diet has to cancer? One doctor think there is a strong link and hopes that people change their minds about that link in the next few years.

Dr. Colin Champ, Assistant Professor in the department of radiation oncology at UPMC joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about the link between nutrition and cancer.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/09/2014

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3-D Mammograms Could Make Catching Cancer A Bit Easier

Jennifer Hoeft is no stranger to breast cancer.

06/24/2014

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“Connor’s Cure” Raising Money For Pediatric Brain, Spinal Cancer

A local child’s brave battle against cancer inspired a new charity, with some professional wrestling star power behind it.

06/23/2014

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Woman Whose Dying Wish Was To Visit Disney World Passes Away

Jhanay Harber has died after fighting a battle against breast cancer.

06/16/2014

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