public awareness

Health /Ovarian Cancer
5:00 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Concerns Raised Over Ovarian Cancer

Centers for Disease Control/ Symptoms for Ovarian Cancer
Centers for Disease Control

Ovarian cancer can be very deadly, in part because it is difficult to detect in its early stages. Cancer specialists in Kentucky say the disease has frequently progressed to stage 3 or stage 4 by the time it is found. Dr. Daniel Metzinger of the Brown Cancer Center in Louisville says the disease can spread relatively quickly. He's one of the interview guests in our special two part report on ovarian cancer.

Colon Cancer Awareness Month
6:30 am
Tue March 13, 2012

Progress Made in Fight Against Colon Cancer

Educational Colon Display at Greenview Regional Hospital
WKU Public Radio

Disease prevention specialists in Kentucky say more people in the state are becoming aware of the dangers of colon cancer. 

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