cancer

Jefferson Exchange | February 27, 2014 | 8:30
10:10 am
Thu February 27, 2014

Sharing The Knowledge On Breast Cancer Gains

A mammogram in progress.
Credit U.S. Marine Corps

Melanie Dines and Toni Mountain discuss improvements in surviving breast cancer.

We know a lot more about breast cancer than we once knew. 

More lives are saved, but women still get the disease and die from it.

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Jefferson Exchange | January 7, 2014 | 8:30
10:53 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Kicking An Old Habit In The New Year

Credit Oregon Public Broadcasting

Gail Anderson explains the working of smoking cessation programs--and how it usually takes several tries.

Even the people who resist making New Year's resolutions may be inclined to think in terms of "turning a page" into a new year, and changing some long-established habits. 

Smoking is a popular item for the top of that list. 

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