Cancer

Breast Cancer  (Source: CBS4)

Detecting Breast Cancer Earlier

New technology is offering new hope to some women with breast cancer. It’s a type of mammography that can provide earlier diagnosis, and that has the potential to save lives.

CBS4–12/08/2014

Jamie Rusk, mother of five year old Jack and seven year old Tyler, has active stage four cancer for the fourth time.  (Source: CBS4)

Woman Locked In Fight With Insurance Co. Over Cancer Treatment

A South Florida woman with cancer is not only fighting for her life, she’s fighting with her insurance company over drugs which could save her life.

11/26/2014

CBS4 Sports Anchors Jim Berry and Kim Bokamper just a few days into the Movember movement. (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Sports Anchors Grow ‘Staches In Support Of Movember

Have you noticed a little bit more facial hair on the men in your office recently. We have at CBS4 News, especially in our sports department.

11/06/2014

Focus On South Florida: The Upcoming ‘Well Being’ Conference

(Source: MY33)
(Source: MY33)
The conference will bring together cancer survivors, cancer survivors, caregivers as well as civic and business leaders. It’s for anyone with an interest in learning more about cancer and maintaining a healthy lifestyle

My TV 33–10/05/2014

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A South Florida Success Story: “I Am A Champion”

If there is one thing Coach John Murillo hopes for his football team to learn this season is what it takes to be a champion.

09/25/2014

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Chief In $800M Fraud Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison

The man said to be the mastermind of one of the largest fraud schemes in Florida was sentenced Friday.

08/29/2014

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

Breast Cancer/Mammogram

Debunking Breast Cancer Myths & Misconceptions

There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer but one expert helped debunk some myths and misconceptions.

08/06/2014

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More US Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn’t much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.

07/24/2014

(Source:AP/Susan Walsh)

Florida Teen Cancer Survivor Lobbies Capitol Hill

A 14-year-old southwest Florida cancer survivor is lobbying lawmakers on Capitol Hill to fund Medicaid and other children’s programs.

07/05/2014

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