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Milford And Beyond Mourn Death Of Danni Kemp, Who Courageously Battled Cancer

MILFORD, CT — The Milford community and far beyond is mourning the death of recent Joseph A. Foran High School graduate Danni Kemp, whose story touched people nationwide. The news was announced on soc... read more

Massive Gap Between Cancer Deaths In Rich Vs. Poorer Counties Highlight Startling Health Disparities

even as the cancer death rate nationwide continues to fall, an exhaustive new analysis has found. In parts of the country that are relatively poor, and have higher rates of obesity and smoking, cancer ... read more

Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to this milestone: The U.S. cancer death rate has been ... in poor counties more likely to have higher death rates than those in more affluent areas. Thumbs down to Connecticut ranking 31st ... read more

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This is the real cost of smoking in Georgia

Compare Georgia’s figures to the lifetime cost of smoking in Connecticut ... deaths (nearly one in five deaths) and 16 million Americans suffering with at least one disease caused by smoking. Smoking ... read more


‘Now you can rest’: Tyler Trent, the inspirational Purdue superfan, dies of cancer at 20

In 2014, his right hip was replaced when cancer was found in his pelvis and he faced a number of battles until his condition worsened this fall. He began receiving ... Trent’s inspiration sent ripples ... read more

Progress made, but W.Va. still lags on cancer policy

HUNTINGTON - West Virginia continues to fall ... Connecticut, that does not allocate state funding for tobacco control programing. The network's report measures states based on policy actions state le... read more

Dying from cancer: Could your location determine your fate?

CHICAGO (AP) -- Americans in certain struggling parts of the country are dying from cancer at rising rates, even as the cancer death rate nationwide continues to fall, an exhaustive new analysis has f... read more

2013 Death From Rare Virus Confirmed In Eastern Connecticut

HARTFORD — State public health officials disclosed Tuesday that last fall a Connecticut ... are reported nationwide each year, mostly in the Atlantic and Gulf Coast states, according to public health ... read more

Report: Ohio ranked 40th for health

And cancer deaths ... that fall under that category. Ohio ranked 13th for the most primary care physicians with 174.6 physicians per 100,000 people - the state's highest positive ranking. The healthie... read more

New state cancer study shows mixed results for Butte cancer rates

Williamson said Wednesday that there is a greater increase in liver cancer nationwide. Some of that could ... study that caused a stir in Butte this past fall. McDermott found that cancer deaths in bo... read more

Stony Brook University Softball Player Danni Kemp Dies Of Cancer At 19

The Stony Brook University community and far beyond is mourning the death of student-athlete Danni Kemp, whose story touched people nationwide. The news was announced Friday on social media on the Dan... read more

Breast cancer density laws mean more tests, unclear benefit

But 80 percent of women fall in the murky middle ... The breast density movement, launched seven years ago with a Connecticut law, has been driven by cancer survivors who learned they had dense breast... read more



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