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‘I’m more appreciative of my life’

A new technology helped pinpoint Tim Lemon's prostate cancer last spring. After undergoing surgery, he's now cancer-free.

April 7, 2017 0
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Prescient advice: Get your mammogram

‘You never know how people are going to touch your life,’ says Paula Bowen, who followed wise words from a former president's daughter.

March 31, 2017 3
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‘We felt like our world had fallen apart’

After battling colon cancer, a mom of two hones her woodworking and art skills to launch a successful home decor business.

March 1, 2017 6
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Putting cancer in the crosshairs

Tim Lemon gets answers after a new technology precisely targets his prostate cancer cells.

May 30, 2016 4
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‘This is not going to be the end of me’

Billboard and television ad actor takes cancer to the big screen.

May 18, 2016 2
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Grateful to be alive

After more than three decades, Jan Ledinsky's breast cancer metastasized. So did her appreciation for life.

March 2, 2016 3

Save your skin

Winter is brutal enough without having a sunburn, itching back or cracked lips.

February 13, 2016 0
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Living with cancer … for five days

Early lung cancer detection may have saved Kathleen Yeoman's life.

January 8, 2016 2
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Uncover the secrets your DNA holds

The discovery of a mutated gene just may have saved Kittye Harman's life.

December 28, 2015 2
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Hope floats cancer survivor Bert Elliott

A positive attitude, revolutionary treatment and a big heart leave cancer in her wake.

September 1, 2015 0

When cancer gets complicated, there’s no time to lose

Learning your mom has cancer? Awful. Getting a second opinion that saves her life? Priceless.

May 10, 2015 0
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Harmonizing hope

Music therapists, with an assist from the Grand Rapids Symphony, help cancer patients reduce pain and anxiety.

May 4, 2015 0