PATIENT STORY

‘I want to beat the odds’

Missie Charon is building a new home, and looks forward to building a new life after battling pancreatic cancer.

May 26, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘You just think you’re going to die’

A 40-foot mobile mammography unit that showed up at her workplace may have saved Deb Browers' life.

May 10, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘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
PATIENT STORY

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

And they’re off!

Runners step out in style for the Irish Jig 2017.

March 18, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

‘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
PATIENT STORY

‘I truly had God watching over me’

Facing a nightmare diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, Karyn Wolschleger finds something unexpected: Hope.

February 27, 2017 19
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‘Extraordinarily gratifying’

A new study finds cancer death rates in the U.S. dropped 20 percent.

January 24, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Your top stories of 2016

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don't want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

December 19, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Undeniably awesome through his very last breath’

Benny Boes dies of a brain tumor, but claims victory over cancer.

November 1, 2016 15
PATIENT STORY

‘Por favor no me saquen del juego’

Luego de que un médico le dijo que el cáncer se había extendido demasiado, encontró una segunda opinión que le ayudaría a intercambiar un poco de muerte por vida nueva.

October 21, 2016 0
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‘You can do this’

Yoga brings peace of mind and body to cancer patients.

October 21, 2016 0