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Stuck in hospital, cancer patient marries his love

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) – Dennis Lyman wasn’t about to let an extended hospital stay get between him and marrying his girlfriend of nearly 30 years. On Friday, Lyman exchanged vows with Barbara Monds from his […]

10/19/2013

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Study: Radiation for breast cancer can harm hearts

(AP) – Women treated with radiation for breast cancer are more likely to develop heart problems later, even with the lower doses used today, troubling new research suggests.

03/13/2013

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Study sees prostate cancer treatment side effects

(AP) – A new study underscores that men need to carefully consider treatments for early-stage prostate cancer. 15 years after surgery or radiation treatment, nearly all of the older men in the study had some problems having sex. 1/5th had bladder or bowel trouble.

01/30/2013

Gov Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown to work during cancer treatment

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California Gov. Jerry Brown is being treated for early stage prostate cancer, but the 74-year-old chief executive plans to maintain his regular schedule as he undergoes radiation therapy over the next month.

12/13/2012

California Governor Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown being treated for prostate cancer

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown’s office says the California governor is undergoing radiation treatment for prostate cancer.

12/12/2012

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