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Cancer survivor Sally Youngstrom speaks with Kathleen Cook of WSKG Radio. Part of an outreach project connected with the PBS program "The Truth About Cancer" aired April 16, 2008.
Cancer Nurse Coordinator Ruth Manzer speaks with WSKG's Kathleen Cook about her position. This interview is part of WSKG's outreach related to the PBS program "The Truth About Cancer...
Breast cancer survivor Kim speaks with WSKG's Kathleen Cook. Part of a project connected with the PBS program "The Truth About Cancer" which first aired in April 2008.
Why do women avoid getting a mammogram, despite knowing it is the single most effective way to detect early tumors in the breast? Is it the time involved, the cost, or perhaps the fear of finding...
As part of our 2008 Thinking Green series, WSKG featured stories from a collaboration of northeast public radio stations. How does Broome County’s recycling rate compare to other counties in...
As part of our 2008 Thinking Green series, WSKG featured stories from a collaboration of northeast public radio stations. Scientists at Cornell University announced their findings today from the...
2011 has been called 'the year of the protest.' Time Magazine's Person of the Year was 'the protester.' Across the world, people are fed up and taking their frustrations to the...
I've been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. You know, I don't much like seeing those words in type.  But that's my status.  I have a progressive, degenerative disease...
The conflict between individual and species arises because reproductive fitness is essentially a relative concept. Under natural selection, the traits that succeed are those that confer...
The debate over gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale in New York is at a fever pitch. The public hearings on the revised draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement are over, but the...