After decades of qualms about lung cancer screening, the American Cancer Society says there now is enough evidence to recommend it, but only for current and former heavy smokers ages 55 to 74 and after a frank talk about risks and benefits.
Steven M. Derks has been named president and chief executive officer of the Tucson-based Muscular Dystrophy Association after a nationwide search, MDA board chairman Dr. Rodney Howell announced Tuesday.
Every winter a select group of eighth- through 12th-graders get
the chance to participate in the American Cancer Society's Youth
Retreat of Southern Arizona to learn about the American Cancer
Society and prepare to raise money for its Relay for Life event,
which worldwide has more than 3.5 m…