David Gerfast and his family are fighting cancer with an old-fashioned ship captain's bell and high-tech proton beam radiation.
Thanks to genetic testing, young women in their twenties — or even their teens — can now find out whether they have the gene mutation associated with a high risk of breast cancer.
That could be part of why more young women are getting mastectomies, often against doctors’ advice.
From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Kate Wells of Michigan Radio brings us one young woman’s story.
Peter O’Dowd follows the route of Abraham Lincoln's funeral train 150 years ago, to look at modern-day race relations and Lincoln's legacy.