| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Educational Series July through December 2013
Please join us for these free classes designed to improve your cancer journey.
We do ask that you pre-register as space is limited--really!
To register, call 574.287.4197 and tell us what you would like to...
| Jan 21, 2013
Sue Callison credits her sister with saving her life.
"I remember thinking that she probably had breast cancer at my age because when she was diagnosed, she was so far advanced," says Callison, recalling the test she took when she was 37 years old....
| May 22, 2012
| 2:01 PM
ELKHART - Center for Hospice Care is conducting a Summer Grief Forum, a series of educationally focused sessions featuring speakers who will share important information and answer questions. Each session is from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Monday, July 15 ...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Nonprofit organizations abound in Howard County and Howard Magazine highlights who they are, what they do and how you can help.
Name: Claudia Mayer Cancer Resource Center
Who: Leslie Rogers, director
Q: What is your mission?
A: The Claudia Mayer...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:15 PM
It's a common misconception that skin cancer can just be removed and the patient will easily go on after that. While that can happen, it isn’t always the case.
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and as a part of our partnership with Little Red Door...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:49 PM
After being diagnosed with breast cancer, Hollye Jacobs felt like she lost her health, her breasts and her mind. But when she finished with radiation and started settling in at home, she was hit with another loss: She missed having treatment.
| Sep 30, 2012
Sheryl Simoni had been a runner until her knees gave out — she used to walk around the neighborhood with friends. Darlene Dukes used to work out regularly until fatigue overcame her. Linda Finlay never bothered to put on sneakers, "I don't like to...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Zina Bethune, the dancer, actress and advocate for disabled children, has died at 66....
| Oct 14, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Six years later, WFTV-Ch. 9 anchor breast cancer survivor Vanessa Echols is sharing a picture of her hair loss after chemotherapy. “People say that was really bold. I say, ‘Thanks, but it's part of the journey' — the cold hard facts of...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 2:28 PM
My name is Michelle Allman (a.k.a. Lady Mea) - President/CEO of Karibbean Under One Magazine (KUOM), and I am a nine year Breast Cancer survivor. Allow me to share my thoughts….my pain….my story. Nine years ago, I heard the most frightening...
| Oct 9, 2010
| 7:43 PM
"Am I going to die?" "Will I lose my hair?" "Will I ever be really well again?"
These are among the questions that people newly diagnosed with breast cancer typically ask. To answer them and to smooth the intense emotional experience and complex...