Beware of Thanksgiving calories

November 24, 2015

Thanksgiving is known as a time for friends, family, and lots of food.
Julie Shelhamer, a clinical dietician with Warren

Winchester Stroll set for Saturday

November 11, 2015

The Epilepsy Foundation will be holding the Winchester Stroll on Saturday in Old Town Winchester to spread awareness of epilepsy.

Shine a light on lung cancer

Josette Miller, of New Market, sheds tears after sharing her story about her mother, who died from lung cancer, at the seventh annual National Shine a Light on Lung  Cancer event Thursday. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 6, 2015

NEW MARKET — Advocates for lung cancer awareness gathered across the nation on Thursday for the seventh annual national Shine a Light on Lung Cancer.

Stroke occurs at worst time, best location

Donna Hodson and her husband John, of Toms Brook, walk outside their home. Donna Hodson recently suffered a stroke while they were at Parris Island, South Carolina. A clot-busting drug reversed the effects of the stroke and she has fully recovered. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 4, 2015

TOMS BROOK — During a trip to see their grandson graduate from the U.S. Marine Corps in South Carolina, the outing took a turn for the worse when Donna Hodson had a stroke.

Therapy series for grieving adults

October 19, 2015

The Blue Ridge Hospice has holiday grief support groups coming up in preparation for the holiday season for those grieving

Jamie Lee Curtis lends voice to clinic’s mission

Jamie  Lee Curtis -   Photo courtesy Andrew Eccles

October 16, 2015

Shenandoah Community Health Clinic will be helping its sponsors get into the holiday spirit with a little bit of star power at its third annual Holiday Sparkle Gala & Auction at the Edinburg Mill on Nov. 21.

Cancer awareness week offers options, hope

Nicole Pangle, of Stephens City, had preventive surgery to avoid ovarian cancer, which runs in her family.    Rich Cooley/Daily

October 2, 2015

In October 2013, Nichole Pangle got a call that changed her life. Her mother had stage 4 ovarian cancer with a tennis ball-sized tumor. Nichole knew it was time to get tested.