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Apr 24, 2013 at 11:31 AM
A new kind of cancer treatment is now available in the Pacific Northwest.
Apr 19, 2013 at 12:56 PM
Why do I bother pointing out the calorie cost of something like a bite or sip of food or drink? Why just calories rather than the whole range of nutrients in various foods? First, while calories are not the be-all and end-all, they certainly matter....
Mar 27, 2013 at 9:41 AM
A huge international effort involving more than 100 institutions and genetic tests on 200,000 people has uncovered dozens of signposts in DNA that can help reveal further a person's risk for breast, ovarian or prostate cancer, scientists reported Wednesday.
Mar 27, 2013 at 8:21 AM
It's something men think about as we get older: prostate cancer. And for good reason, prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis for men today.
Mar 19, 2013 at 6:55 AM
Ryanair has made the biggest-ever order of Boeing planes by a European airline, announcing Tuesday it will buy 175 aircraft in a major boost for the U.S. aerospace giant.
Mar 7, 2013 at 8:16 AM
Here are several research studies that can help you live a healthier life by answering the questions: Do expectant moms help to create child junk food addicts?; Can we snack less and still be satisfied?; Is it better to exercise longer?; Can we...
Mar 1, 2013 at 5:19 PM
Most companies would undoubtedly be thrilled with the results Warren Buffett called "subpar" at Berkshire Hathaway because his company's value trailed the overall market.
Feb 13, 2013 at 8:51 AM
In a stunning example of when treatment might be worse than the disease, a large review of Medicare records finds that older people with small kidney tumors were much less likely to die over the next five years if doctors monitored them instead of operating right away.
Jan 29, 2013 at 8:53 PM
A retired barber accused of shooting a California urologist to death in his exam room suffered from prostate problems and was angry about his incontinence after a recent surgery, neighbors said Tuesday.
Jan 14, 2013 at 11:46 AM
Ron Sexton, 68, of Eugene is fighting a blood cancer known as Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), the same sort of pre-leukemia that afflicted Robin Roberts from "Good Morning America."
Jan 8, 2013 at 12:14 PM
Death rates from cancer are continuing to inch down, researchers reported Monday.
Dec 27, 2012 at 4:40 PM
A U.S. official says retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein's forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78.
Dec 14, 2012 at 12:12 PM
Emerging from more than a decade at war, military families are confronting a new worry at home: the prospect that a deal between Congress and the White House over federal spending cuts could chip away at military benefits.
Dec 12, 2012 at 11:23 AM

EUGENE, Ore. - Don Jackson, a former longtime principal at South Eugene High School, died Friday. He was 78.

Funny, genuine, passionate about education: You can see it in the yearbooks and hear it in the words of those who knew him...
Dec 12, 2012 at 5:14 PM
California Gov. Jerry Brown is being treated with radiation for early stage prostate cancer, his office announced Wednesday.