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Sister survivors

Siblings Gloria Kragt and Judith Woodwyk battled breast cancer together. And won.

August 18, 2017 0
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‘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 5
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‘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
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‘There’s nothing more they can do’

Despite a terminal diagnosis, a new airway stent program extends Dwayne Scheidel's life.

January 19, 2017 14

Here a scan, there a scan, everywhere a scan, scan

Is too much radiation exposure dangerous? Our experts weigh in.

December 15, 2016 0
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‘If you only knew my life’

Laine Steenhagen defies breast cancer, and the slim odds of having more children. She's now the proud mother of three.

November 25, 2016 2

Actress and cancer survivor Diahann Carroll: ‘Take charge’

Her advice to others? 'You have a life to live and you'll do the best that you can.'

September 13, 2016 0
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Cancer is mystery author’s real-life antagonist

Chris Renker hopes for a happy ending in his personal cancer story.

September 7, 2016 0
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‘Please don’t count me out’

After one doctor told her the cancer had spread too far, she got a second opinion that would help her trade certain death for newfound life.

August 24, 2016 4

Many men ignore testicular cancer symptoms for months

Early diagnosis and treatment are tied to 99 percent survival rate at five years, urologist says.

August 22, 2016 0
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‘Let’s rock this’

With poignancy, humor and a doctor’s insight, a cardiologist chronicles his battle with a life-threatening brain tumor.

May 2, 2016 17
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Outlasting cancer

Pediatric oncologist: Cancer survivors need to watch for these issues.

March 21, 2016 0