Healing Society’s SoulFeatures

Healing Society’s Soul

Physicians sound the alarm for treating gun violence as a public health epidemic By Katie Scarlett Brandt Photo by Jim Vondruska…

Integrative Cancer TreatmentFeatures

Integrative Cancer Treatment

From nutritional therapy to off-label drugs, holistic approaches help patients heal By Kathleen Vyn In this age of one-size-fits-all medicine,…

Shoot for the MoonFeatures

Shoot for the Moon

Cancer initiative spurs research—and already advancements are happening By Laura Drucker In the 1960s, America channeled its scientific and engineering…

A  Family  AffairFeatures

A Family Affair

Battling pediatric cancer By Katie Scarlett Brandt Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo started a tradition in his frequent visits…

Cancer SurvivorshipFeatures

Cancer Survivorship

When treatment ends, the healing begins By Julie A. Jacob After Carolyn Nugent was diagnosed with stage 2B invasive ductal…

Beating CancerFeatures

Beating Cancer

Making progress in the long war By Eve Becker Cancer has touched almost all of us in one way or…

Global WarmingFeatures

Global Warming

As temperatures rise, climate change is jeopardizing our health By Eve Becker Climate change. Those words might conjure up visions of…

Brain DrainFeatures

Brain Drain

As we age, our brains begin to decline, and problems start to arise By Eve Becker The brain is the…

Don’t Forget About Alzheimer’sFeatures

Don’t Forget About Alzheimer’s

There’s no cure, but researchers are hoping to prevent the most common type of dementia By David I. Himmel Traffic…

Why Memory Care MattersFeatures

Why Memory Care Matters

Alzheimer’s care facilities support residents as well as families By Doug Page The story about Alzheimer’s disease, a powerful degenerative…