Posts With Keyword ‘Cancer’

Radon Levels in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Iowa has one of the highest concentrations of Radon gas in the country, and even for Iowa, Washington County has a high concentration.

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The Great American Smoke Out is Today

Posted: Thursday, November 17th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The American Cancer Society and the American Lung Association are encouraging people all over the state to quit smoking, if only for one day, today as part of the Great American Smoke Out.

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Washington High School Dance Marathon Is Next Saturday

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington High School is participating in “one of the largest student-run philanthropies in the nation” Saturday.

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Marek Backs Insurance Reform Measure

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 at 5:52 am

State Representative Larry Marek of Riverside put his support behind a bill to make insurance companies provide routine care for patients participating in cancer clinical trials.

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