Michigan Matters: A Look at the Life and Impact of L. Brooks PattersonThis week, the show will highlight video of some of his appearances on the show and in events that were filmed, such as “The Big Four” with other regional leaders.
Deadly Diagnosis: Three Ways You Can Reduce Your Risk Of Pancreatic CancerPancreatic cancer has claimed the lives of household names such as tech visionary, Steve Jobs and more recently, musical icon Aretha Franklin. Today, Dr. Oz takes a deep dive into new research that claims this disease could be the second leading cause of death by 2020.
L. Brooks Patterson Event to Raise Money for Pancreatic Cancer ResearchL. Brooks Patterson has an upcoming fundraiser for pancreatic cancer being held next Wednesday night he is involved with. It will raise money to help find a cure.
Michigan Matters: L. Brooks Patterson on the Fight for His Life, Denise Ilitch Sounds Off on HBO ReportL. Brooks Patterson says he’s determined to win his newest fight -- one involving his health as he appeared on Michigan Matters with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain in a conversation about his battle with stage four pancreatic cancer.
Why Pancreatic Cancer Is So DeadlyPancreatic cancer is the third-leading cause of death from cancer in the United States, after lung and colorectal cancers
Pancreas Cancer Panel to Share Advances in ResearchNationally recognized pancreas cancer experts are slated to appear as part of a panel discussion at The Townsend Hotel, 100 Townsend St., Birmingham, on June 10 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Kettering Prof Using Ultrasound To Find Cancer EarlierRonald Kumon is seeking a better way to diagnose pancreatic cancer, but he's a physicist, not a doctor.
Henry Ford, Karmanos Need Volunteers For Pancreatic Cancer StudyHenry Ford Health System is holding a special blood draw for those interested in participating in a study to develop a screening test for pancreatic cancer.
Study For Early Pancreatic Cancer Screening To BeginHenry Ford Health System and the Karmanos Cancer Institute are working on developing an early screening test for pancreatic cancer.
Test For Early Detection Of Pancreatic Cancer May Be Near A clinical research study to develop a rapid and inexpensive blood screening test for the early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer has been launched by Henry Ford Health System and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.
UM Cancer Center Gets $10.7M Fed GrantThe University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center has received a five-year $10.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study colorectal and pancreatic cancer.
Aretha Franklin Home From Hospital