Items Tagged with 'cancer'


Nonprofit producing Wine & Cheese Spectacular

October 12, 2018
A nonprofit that assists families impacted by cancer is hosting a fundraiser in town. Read More

Basic research: investing in the discoveries of the future

March 30, 2018
Science and medicine rarely follow a simple path. Read More

Mental health illness deserves same support as cancer

August 7, 2015
The absence of mental health parity and lack of public concern for those with a mental illness is evident from the drama played or playing out in every corner of the country — on military bases, on street corners, and especially in movie theaters used as stages of demonstration. Read More

Mercy Health Partners plans $4M breast cancer center

May 16, 2013
Mercy Health Partners in Muskegon is raising funds in the community to help cover the cost of a $4 million advanced breast cancer screening and treatment center it plans to open in Norton Shores this fall. Read More

FSU research sheds light on melanoma

October 30, 2012
It’s a science experiment straight out of a Spider-Man movie. Ferris State University biology professor James Hoerter could accomplish what Marvel’s fictional Curt Connors tragically failed to do: Unlock the secret regeneration power of human stem cells. Read More