Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
More Women Choosing Preventive Mastectomies
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Researchers at Ohio State report a major increase in the number of women choosing preventive mastectomies.
Dr. Doreen Agnese is an assistant professor of surgery at Ohio State. She says the number of women choosing to sacrifice a healthy breast has doubled in the past decade. She adds, women who make that choice had similar characteristics. They tend to be young and highly educated, some with a history of breast cancer in their families.
Dr. Doreen Agnese is a surgical oncologist at the James Cancer Hospital at Ohio State University.