The family sold everything to pay for Army Veterans brain cancer treatments, now his widow and children are left with a $20k funeral bill.
Navy Public Health found that the known toxin and probable carcinogen, TCDD, was found at a rate of 500-times the safety exposure limit established by the EPA at Camp Kinser, Japan.
Our military faces unique physiological challenges while in uniform. Overtime their bodies begin to overwhelm, inadvertently placing them at risk for cancer. But why? And how can we fix it?
Major Tidwell began experiencing muscle weakness and slurred speech that wouldn’t subside, and in the fall of 2019, he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The disease had progressed rapidly, taking away Major Tidwell’s ability to speak and the use of his arms, hands, and legs.
The mechanism behind the preventive effect of exercise is that physical activity increases glucose consumption by internal organs, leaving less energy available for the tumor to thrive and spread.
Veteran-founded nonprofit organization announced today that proceeds from a limited-run shirt highlighting colon cancer awareness would be used to fund much-needed protective respiratory gear in honor of cancer victim, Wesley Black.