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Health Tip – Mar. 6 – Outmoded Pelvic Exams

Many women may be receiving medically unjustified pelvic exams, according to a new investigation from the University of California, San Francisco. The study found...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Means Be Aware Of Breast Health

MARQUETTE, MI - (Great Lakes Radio News) - October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the American Cancer Society is kicking off their annual...

American Cancer Society Annual Campaign Kicking Off Today

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Starting today, the American Cancer Society is kicking off an annual campaign encouraging women to get...

Health Tip – Aug. 10 – Your Waist Size and Your...

The body mass index (BMI) is the ratio of your weight in kilos to the square of your height in meters and can be...

Health Tip – May 24 – Do You Need a Colonoscopy?

Despite being one of the most preventable and curable cancers, over 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed and over 50,000 people die...

Health Tip – Mar. 22 – Flavonoids Fight Cardiovascular Disease

The more we learn about edible plants - a category that includes nuts and cocoa as well as fruits and vegetables - the healthier...

Negaunee High School and Other Upper Peninsula High Schools Turn Pink...

Negaunee - If you walked down the hallways of Negaunee High School or any local high school today you would wonder what was going...

Marquette County Hits The Ground Running To Fight Cancer

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The time has come again for the annual Marquette County Relay For Life. This annual event, put on by the American Cancer Society, is scheduled for this weekend at the Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming. Carl Fulsher, Community Representative for ACS, joined Mark and Walt in [...]

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser – May 21

Sands – A Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Team Yooper Trooper’s Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, May 21 from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Crossroads Bar in Sands. The cost is $10 per plate with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. There will also be live [...]

Blues For Life Cancer Benefit This Weekend In Marquette, MI

Carl Fulsher, Community Representative with the American Cancer Society, and Lorrie Hayes, Event Organizer, joined Mark Evans to talk about the upcoming Blues For Life Cancer Benefit. The event is scheduled for 5:oo pm this Saturday (May 7-th) at the Lagniappe Cajun Creole Restaurant in Downtown Marquette, MI. This event will be the 5-th annual [...]