Fire Chief » Cancer Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:20:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Respected Md. fire chief, volunteer dies Sat, 27 Dec 2014 15:51:32 +0000
At only 46, Derrick Lloyd lost his battle with a lengthy illness
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N.C. deputy fire chief dies of cancer complications Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:58:45 +0000
Ralph "Mike" Cobb, 60, had a long battler with cancer; he is survived by his wife and son
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Research: Flame-retardant chemicals found in humans Sun, 30 Nov 2014 21:27:54 +0000
The cancer-causing chemicals are released and attach to dust over time and pose a greater risk to firefighters
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City fires Ga. firefighter recovering from cancer Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:23:58 +0000
He believes he may have gotten sick after responding to a call of a PCP lab explosion last year
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Victory: How one firefighter beat breast cancer Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:09:58 +0000
Laura Baker, a 20-year firefighter, was shocked when she was diagnosed with breast cancer; she started a plan immediately to get healthy again
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Brain cancer forces Ky. firefighter into retirement Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:16:36 +0000
David McCrady was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2013, a condition possibly caused by the exposure to smoke and toxic fumes from responding to fires over the years
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New Boston commish aims to improve firefighters’ health Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:36:27 +0000
Joseph Finn will be implementing a cancer-prevention program, wants to reduce injuries and promote exercise and healthy living
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Ailing firefighter gets 340 T-shirts from comrades Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:57:50 +0000
Dave Blank told a nurse he wanted to wear the shirts from other departments to help him get through his chemotherapy treatments
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Firefighter’s new battle: proving cancer is job-related Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:10:07 +0000
At least 230 San Francisco firefighters have died of cancer over the past decade.
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