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Help Fulfill A Local Woman’s Bucket List

Katie Crawford from Rostraver Township has been diagnosed with Stage IV breast cancer. See if you can help her fulfill her bucket list.

04/26/2013

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New Holistic Treatment Helping Prostate Cancer Patients

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men. In recent years, there’s been much debate about how to treat early cancers that are detected through PSA tests. Now some experts are taking a holistic approach.

03/22/2013

American Cancer Society Long-Term Study

Cancer research would not be possible without people who are willing to help and the American Cancer Society is recruiting local people for its next long-term research project.

03/13/2013

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American Cancer Society Needs Volunteers For New Study

Cancer research would not be possible without people who are willing to help and the American Cancer Society is recruiting local people for its next long-term research project.

03/13/2013

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Pap Tests Could Help Detect Uterine, Ovarian Cancers

Could pap tests be the key to discovering deeper gynecologic cancers?

03/11/2013

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Girl With Cancer Lives A Fairytale As Princess For A Day

A local girl fighting cancer had a magical moment Sunday.

03/10/2013

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Moms Launch Petition To Rid Dyes From Kraft Macaroni And Cheese

Kraft is taking some heat after two food bloggers from North Carolina started a petition to stop them from using dyes in their macaroni and cheese.

KDKA-TV–03/08/2013

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Democratic Mayoral Primary To Be Affected By Ravenstahl’s Decision

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has missed several public and political events in recent days, which has led to speculation that he may not run for re-election.

02/28/2013

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Mayor Ravenstahl’s Political Future Remains Uncertain

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s political future remains uncertain tonight.

02/28/2013

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46-Hour Dance “THON” Raises $12 Mil For Cancer

A 46-hour, no-sitting-or-sleeping-allowed dance marathon at Penn State raised more than $12.37 million for pediatric cancer research and care, shattering last year’s record-breaking total by nearly $1.7 million.

02/17/2013

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Local Hair Studio Helps Pamper Cancer Patients

There’s an old saying that you can’t truly understand what another person is feeling until you walk a mile in their shoes. One lady in Hazelwood has battled breast cancer and today, she is doing something really special for people who are fighting the disease.

02/11/2013

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RMU Basketball Player Creates “Hoops For Hope” Fundraiser

Freshman point guard Randi Jackson plays with pain. That’s what athletes do. But the adversity faced by the spark plug of Robert Morris University’s women’s basketball team runs deeper than most.

02/08/2013

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Benefit Being Held For Local Woman Bravely Fighting Leukemia

Sixteen years ago, Plum resident Lori Nixon’s life changed.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/01/2013

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Website Reports Notre Dame Linebacker’s Girlfriend Story Is A Hoax

One of the most inspirational stories of this college football season is a hoax, according to Deadspin.

01/16/2013

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