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Men with Certain Pattern of Baldness Have Increased Risk of Prostate Cancer

A new study finds men with a certain pattern of baldness by the age of 45 had a 39 percent increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer versus men with no baldness.

09/18/2014

A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men's chances of being homosexual, but the results aren't strong enough to prove it. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Hundreds in Washington DC Asking for Cancer Research Funding

Local cancer patients and their doctors join hundreds in Washington DC this week, urging Congress to make the fight against cancer a national priority.

09/17/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Thursday, April 24th – Comedian Martin Short; Maestro Leonard Slatkin; Dan McLaughlin

Comedian Martin Short; Maestro Leonard Slatkin; Cards Broadcaster Dan McLaughlin; Dr. Fred Fausz; Mary Ella Gabler; Jan Herman on his book, “The Lucky Few”; Jack Cheevers, author of “Act of War: Lyndon Johnson, North Korea and the Capture of the Spy Ship ‘Pueblo'”, and St. Louisan and Navy Lt. Skip Schumacher, an officer aboard the ‘Pueblo’, who spent 11 months in North Korea.

04/24/2014

Former north county residents Jenell Wright and Diane Schanzenbach blame area health problems on nuclear waste near creek.

Survey Blames High Cancer Rate on Coldwater Creek

A Facebook survey of some three thousand people from the Coldwater Creek area of north county shows clusters of cancer and other illnesses some blame on nuclear waste once stored there.

01/15/2014

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Voices of St. Louis: Sunday, October 6, 2013

This week’s edition of “Voices of St. Louis”eatured Kathy Federico, president of the Mid-America Chevy Dealers, Frank Viverito, president of the St. Louis Sports Commission, Lenell Hahn, director of admissions at SEMO and Dr. Catherine Appleton of Siteman Cancer Center.

10/07/2013

Healthcare Fair Provides Free Health Screenings For Bronx Residents

Siteman Researcher Writes About Cancer ‘Crisis’

Siteman Cancer Center Director Dr. Timothy Eberlein helped write a new national report on these cancer concerns, titled “Delivering High Quality Cancer Care: Charting a New Course for a System in Crisis.”

09/12/2013

Healthcare Fair Provides Free Health Screenings For Bronx Residents

Study Seeks to Redefine Cancer; Local Expert Weary

The researchers argue that not only does the definition of cancer need to change, but in some cases, the word should be dropped from many common diagnoses.

07/31/2013

"The Tree Of Life" Premiere - 64th Annual Cannes Film Festival

Surgeon: Jolie’s Breast Cancer Gene Mutation Is Rare

Dr. Julie Margenthaler says the BRCA gene is quite rare, affecting just one or two in every 1,000 people, but there are some warning signs.

05/15/2013

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Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, May 13th – Angelina Jolie Mastectomy, Buzz Aldrin, Innovators

Charlie talks about Angelina Jolie’s preventative double mastectomy with Dr. Terry Myckatyn of Wash U/Siteman Cancer Ctr., with Astronaut Col. Buzz Aldrin; and with Dheerj Patri and Dagan Xavier of Food Essentials.

05/14/2013

St Louis Cardinals Photo Day

Kathy Holliday, Dr. Steven Hunt on Colon Cancer

Last fall, Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday’s mother Kathy was diagnosed with colon cancer. She and Dr. Steven Hunt sat down with Kevin Wheeler on Siteman Colon Cancer Day at Busch Stadium to talk about […]

05/13/2013

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