A promising new treatment for cancer

A new treatment for cancer using minuscule radioactive fat particles injected directly into the tumor holds promise as a powerful, highly targeted therapy with minimal side effects. The treatment, developed…

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Bad news for diet soda drinkers

A campaign by local leaders is hoping to educate the community about how much sugar they’re consuming through beverages. But before you go reaching for that diet drink as a substitute,…

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Sheared for science — and kids

What would you do in the fight against childhood cancer? For about 130 local men, women and children, the answer meant trading vanity for solidarity — and saving big money on hair products…

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Keeping patients safe

New findings from a national study aimed at reducing hospital-acquired infections found that a two-step process reduced the risk of ICU patients becoming colonized with a serious common bacterium by…

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