Cardinal Francis George speaks during an interview on March 14, 2013, at the North American College in Rome. On Friday, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced that George is starting another round of chemotherapy to address signs of cancer returning to the area around his right kidney. He was …
CHICAGO | Cardinal Francis George is starting another round of chemotherapy to address signs of cancer returning to the area around his right kidney, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled Indiana House and Senate met briefly Thursday to give final approval to another batch of legislation that now goes to Republican Gov. Mike Pence for his signature or veto.
For several days last week, The Times reported on the top causes of death in Northwest Indiana. Some of the information might surprise you.
MUNSTER | A Chicago-based charity with Munster ties has donated $100,000 to the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Kimmel Cancer Center to fund research in pancreatic cancer prevention and detection.
Many of Northwest Indiana's top killers lurk in our refrigerators, drive-thru lines and convenience stores.
Cancer is running rampant throughout the human race. Diagnostics are getting better and better. Treatment is getting better and better. Why isn't there a cure yet?
When United Health Foundation released its annual rankings in December, Indiana found itself near the bottom of the list, at No. 41.
This Sept. 14, 2005 file photo shows packs of cigarettes in a store in Brunswick, Maine. It's no secret that smoking causes lung cancer. But what about diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, erectile dysfunction? Fifty years into the war on smoking, scientists still are adding diseases to the long …
HAMMOND | The new NorthShore Health Center will host an open house from 4-5:30 p.m. Thursday to celebrate its grand opening.
GRIFFITH | United Federal Credit Union donated $1,000 recently to Northwest Indiana Cancer Kids Foundation recently to assist parents and families with children fighting cancer.
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LOWELL | What started as a shocking way to raise money for breast cancer research has turned into a blessing for a local unemployed single mother of three fighting the disease.
With the help of about 8,900 Indiana residents, the American Cancer Society has reached its participation goal for an upcoming cancer prevention study.
MICHIGAN CITY | Radiologist Dr. Margaret Cuomo challenged Indiana and its cancer rate, which she said was 9 percent higher than the national average.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso Fire Chief David Nondorf admits he was not looking forward to attending the opening cermony for the city's new Central Park Plaza on Aug. 6, 2011. So, he was glad when he was called away to a house fire.
Through years of practice as a general surgeon — much of it caring for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer — it is clear that there are some general misconceptions about the disease. Who’s at risk? Who should get routine mammograms? I can understand the confusion.
ST. JOHN | Schererville Fire Chief Joseph Kruzan and his family teamed up with Lake Central High School officials Tuesday night to raise money for local cancer awareness organizations.
CROWN POINT | Lake County Assessor Hank Adams resigned Tuesday because of ill health.
ST JOHN | Local cancer awareness organizations will benefit from an event associated with tonight's girls volleyball game between Lake Central High School and Portage High School
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