Doctors Link Sugar to Health Issues

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Sugar is a major contributor to the country’s obesity epidemic, which is why doctors say now is as good a time as any to kick the craving. It’s the sugar that’s already added to food products that you need to be wary of. The American Heart Association recommends women consume no more … Continue reading »

Art Therapy for Cancer

MEDFORD, Ore.– There is a new type of therapy to help cancer patients in Southern Oregon. This type of healing process is an art class; meant to heal the emotional impacts of the disease. Once a week participants gather at Providence Medford Medical Center. The very first class was held last Thursday. For two hours, … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Soaring with a Smile

Medford, Ore. — As several schools prepare to adopt new Sparrows for the school year, one North Medford High School student will be adopted by her peers. Hailey Maddox will be adopted as her school’s Sparrow.  The 15-year-old is fighting a rare cancer.  In January, doctors found it in her knee, lymph nodes and lungs. … Continue reading »

Rodeo Honors Cancer Survivors

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — In addition to the roping and riding at the Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo in Central Point, on Friday night, there was special recognition cancer patients, survivors, and their families. The goal is to honor anyone who has dealt with the disease. Asante handed out 250 tickets to cancer survivors over the last … Continue reading »

Thieves Target Family’s Craigslist Ad

WHITE CITY, Ore. — As the final boxes were moved out of Oscar Millan’s home, he was still hard at work checking chores off a to-do list. “We’re moving into a smaller house, we’re moving in with my stepsister because my mom has cancer and it’s just me and her here so we’re all going … Continue reading »

Local Restaurant Raises Money for Cancer

ASHLAND, Ore. – A Southern Oregon restaurant is turning profits into vital medical funding today. Louie’s restaurant in Ashland is donating all of their profits today to cancer research and support for cancer patients. The money goes to Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. Volunteers with the Relay were at Louie’s all day … Continue reading »