OPB |Jan. 12, 2015 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Many of the predictions of personalized medicine have fallen flat since the human genome was sequenced in 2003. Are we really on the dawn of a new era in health care?
OPB |Nov. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Twenty-nine-year-old Brittany Maynard ended her life Saturday. She was terminally ill and moved to Oregon to use the state's Death with Dignity Law.
OPB |Sept. 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: In her memoir, "The End of Eve," Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with honesty and humor.
OPB |June 25, 2014 12:45 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: A Gresham man battling cancer is swimming the entire length of the Willamette river.
OPB |March 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: In her new memoir, The End of Eve, Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with both honesty and humor.
OPB |Dec. 18, 2013 12:45 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: A recent study suggests a brain protein that regulates sleep and wakefulness could help reverse fatigue brought on by chemotherapy.
OPB |Sept. 25, 2013 12:40 p.m.
We'll talk with cancer researcher Brian Druker about the surprise half billion dollar challenge from philanthropists Phil Knight and his wife Penny.
Aug. 14, 2013 12:06 p.m.
We'll discuss the new guidelines adopted by the Health Evidence Review Commission that affect cancer patients on the Oregon Health Plan.
Aug. 07, 2013 12:30 p.m.
In an effort to fight off overdiagnosis and overtreatment, a group of cancer researches suggests removing the word cancer from the names of some tumors.
April 29, 2013 12:35 p.m.
OHSU oncologist Brian Druker says cancer drugs are too expensive and are hurting the health care system.
March 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Residents of West Salem are concerned about a rare form of bone cancer that has sickened some children in the area.
Feb. 04, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Journalist Amanda Bennett explores the costs of the healthcare system by sharing the story of her husband's death from cancer.
July 30, 2012 9:30 a.m.
Rural Organizing Project founder Marcy Westerling is taking stock of her life and legacy after a diagnosis of terminal ovarian cancer.
Feb. 02, 2012 9:20 a.m.
Radon is the number two cause of lung cancer in the United States. You can't see it, smell it, or taste it. But is it in your home?
Sept. 20, 2011 9:20 a.m.
The rise of non-communicable diseases such as cancer and heart disease in developing countries has prompted a meeting of United Nations leaders to discuss what should be done to curb the growth.
Nov. 18, 2009 9 a.m.
What are the risks and benefits of screening women for breast cancer?
May 26, 2008 midnight
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