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September 17, 2017
Sanford's newest linear accelerator is seen Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in what was the lobby of the Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Roger Maris Cancer Center expands, gets new radiation treatment equipment
September 17, 2017 - 7:12pm
September 11, 2017
Dr. Terrence Hopkins, who owns Manatee Dermatology, tells parents of young children to cover them up at the beach because of the threat later in their lives of skin cancer from accumulated sun exposure. His mantra is, "Pale is the new tan. Tan is out." (Richard Dymond/Bradenton Herald/TNS)
Pale is the new tan, dermatologist tells patients
September 11, 2017 - 1:47pm
August 30, 2017
An undated handout photo of a patient’s T-cells being reprogrammed in the laboratory to create modified T-cells that are genetically coded to recognize and fight the patient’s cancer. Companies and universities are racing to develop gene therapies, which will open the door to a radically new class of cancer treatments. (Brent Stirton/Novartis via The New York Times)
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
August 30, 2017 - 1:41pm
July 20, 2017
Wendy Filip, center, with daughter Kristin and husband Joe, had to pick up the pieces after Joe Filip's mother killed herself rather than comply with her doctor's ultimatum to quit smoking. She thinks smoking should be illegal. (Mike Mantucca/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
July 20, 2017 - 1:12pm
July 12, 2017
Scott Phillips, left, Josh Johannessen, center, and José Alfaro are biking across the country to raise money for pancreatic cancer research. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
From Portland to Portland: Cyclists raising money for pancreatic cancer research stop in Dickinson
July 12, 2017 - 10:16pm
June 21, 2017
David Howell Evans, better known as The Edge of the rock band U2, in Washington. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti.
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
June 9, 2017
In October 2015, at 24 years old, Seth Lardy (right) was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia. In order to manage the chronic disease, he takes at least 12 medications daily. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 8, 2017
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer
June 8, 2017 - 4:21pm
May 30, 2017
Barb Swegarden grows vegetables in her backyard garden and has embraced a healthy diet and lifestyle and staying away from processed foods.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am
May 12, 2017
Kayla Streich says it’s important to her that her daughter grow up watching her work out and setting a good example. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
A mom against all odds to celebrate first Mother's Day
May 12, 2017 - 7:44am
May 5, 2017
Dr. Sri Obulareddy, left, and her nurses in the chemotherapy infusion center help patients like Linda Schnell, left center, feel better throughout their treatments. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Sanford helps cancer patients get care they need in Dickinson
May 5, 2017 - 7:00am
April 9, 2017
Laminda Murach of Buxton, North Dakota, waits in a recliner at the Cancer Center of North Dakota for her immunotherapy to start on Monday, March 27, 2017 in Grand Forks, N.D. Murach was diagnosed four years ago with a typical life expectancy of nine months. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
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The geography of cancer: Early detection, access to care lead to drop in mortality rates
April 9, 2017 - 8:50am
April 8, 2017
Dr. Israr Sheikh, a gastroenterologist at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, said the incidence of colorectal cancer has been rising in young adults for some time. He recommended colonoscopies as the "gold standard" in screening methods for colon cancer. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
Colorectal cancer on rise in youthful patients
April 8, 2017 - 11:33am
March 27, 2017
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5 Questions with ... Ty Eschenbaum, operations manager at Rembrandt Foods
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
March 6, 2017
'Flip or Flop' host reveals second cancer diagnosis, says illness contributed to split from cohost/wife
March 6, 2017 - 3:19pm
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