Thyroid cancer keeps mother of 3 out of work

A single mother sick with thyroid cancer can't pay her bills and won't be able to give her children Christmas gifts this year unless she receives some holiday help...

Government estimates up to 75,000 cancers from bomb tests

...75,000 of them might develop thyroid cancer, the National Cancer Institute...this radioactive substance causes thyroid cancer, so their estimate is a worst-case...that even if a link is proved, thyroid cancer grows very slowly and is highly...

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Triathlete faces two fights

...the same time, she's battling thyroid cancer. A month after undergoing six...information and discovered that thyroid cancer is one of the more curable types...cancer?"' she said. Because thyroid cancer is slow-growing, her doctor...

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Nuclear remedy backed

...radioactive iodine, providing protection against thyroid cancer and other diseases. "It's the state's call...distribution of potassium iodide reduced incidents of thyroid cancer among children exposed to radiation from the Chernobyl...

Medical College of Georgia student sells arts and crafts to raise money for children's hospital

...brothers and only one cousin ? Sally Carswell.When Sally was 7 years old, she was diagnosed with a rare form of thyroid cancer. Calhoun was 8.She was the sister Calhoun never had.For the next 14 years, Sally and Calhoun made crafts, watched...

MCG students buy toys for children's hospital patients

...where she sells wreaths and other handmade crafts in honor of her cousin, Sally Carswell, who died last year from thyroid cancer.Calhoun added her proceeds to the charity effort. In all, the students raised more than $1,000 to buy toys...

ATTENTION Former SRS Workers DOE Workers, Vendors, Contractors and...

...exposure such as: Brain, Lung or Prostate Cancer, Black Lung Disease, Chronic Beryllium Disease, COPD, Silicosis, Thyroid Cancer, Pulmonary Fibrosis, Asbestosis You may qualify for: NO COST medical benefits, In Home Nursing, Home Health Aide...

Potassium Iodide activist being heard 20 years into campaign

...can be taken to prevent against thyroid cancer when there is a large release...iodide activist when he contracted thyroid cancer from childhood tonsil X-rays...two children, sells for $10. Thyroid cancer is just one of the health effects...

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Georgians will not get 'nuke pills'

...from one effect of radiation: thyroid cancer.\r\rGeorgia's decision...Children are the most susceptible to thyroid cancer.\r\rDespite being routinely...researchers tracked a marked increase in thyroid cancer, especially among children...

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Health Calendar

...220; nutrition classes; free; (706) 721-5800 thyroid cancer screening: 8 a.m. to noon, Friday, MCG Ambulatory...Street; thyroid specialist will look for signs of thyroid cancer and offer advice for treatment; (706) 721-6100...