Cancer

Fred Bodimer
January 15, 2020 - 1:56 am
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doctor holding pink ribbon representing breast cancer awareness
Fred Bodimer
January 13, 2020 - 1:44 pm
A new report by the American Cancer Society finds the cancer death rate in the U.S. fell more than two percent from 2016 to 2017 – the largest drop ever seen in cancer statistics dating back to 1930, when the government began keeping national death statistics.
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FILE - In this April 30, 2017, file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek says he's already rehearsed what he's going to say to the audience on his final show. Trebek, host of the popular game show since 1984, announced last March that he'd been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer but will continue his job while still able. In an interview on ABC-TV broadcast Thursday, Trebek said he'll ask the director to leave him 30 seconds at the end of his last taping. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Associated Press
January 06, 2020 - 3:46 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek has a message of support for Congressman John Lewis as both fight pancreatic cancer. “We’re starting a new year, and let’s see if we can’t both complete the year as pancreatic cancer survivors,” Trebek said when asked what he would tell Lewis. He noted they're the...
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vaccine
Fred Bodimer
October 25, 2019 - 4:35 pm
One of the big topics discussed in this week's show is a new cancer-fighting vaccine.
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Amazon presents ceremonial check on September 21, 2019
Amazon/Children's Hospital photo
Brad Choat
September 21, 2019 - 4:10 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Amazon is donating $30,000 to St. Louis Children's Hospital, following the opening of the company's new fulfillment center in St. Peters. The presentation of the ceremonial big check took place Friday during a special event at the hospital. "Amazon Goes Gold" is the company's...
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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek speaks as he is inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner at the Encore Las Vegas on April 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Caitlin Lally
September 17, 2019 - 10:04 am
Trebek said his doctors ordered the treatment after his "numbers went sky high."
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vape pen and cigarettes
Caitlin Lally
September 16, 2019 - 1:40 pm
Pulegone has been linked to liver and bladder cancer in animal studies, and in 2018, the FDA banned the substance from food products.
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