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Breast Cancer

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New Research, Task Force Differ Over Mammogram Age

New research shows younger women are still getting mammograms even though a federal task force recommends differently.

04/19/2013

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In Sickness & In Health: Husband & Wife Face Cancer, ALS

A Ramsey family is not about to let life get them down, despite the fact that they’ve got plenty of reasons to do so.

04/09/2013

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Study: More Young Women Diagnosed With Advanced Breast Cancer

A new study finds more women are being diagnosed with advanced breast cancer at an early age.

02/26/2013

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U Of M Research ‘Identifies’ A Cause Of Breast Cancer

Scientists at the University of Minnesota say they’ve made a breakthrough when it comes to what causes many cases of breast cancer.

02/06/2013

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New Study: Mastectomies May Not Be Safest Bet

It’s a tough decision that comes after a tough diagnosis. Women diagnosed with breast cancer must decide whether to have a lumpectomy, or a mastectomy.

01/29/2013

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Study: Lumpectomy, Radiation To Treat Breast Cancer Is Better

When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, choosing a course of treatment can be difficult.

01/28/2013

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Family With Both Parents Battling Cancer Thankful For Support

An Eden Prairie family is asking for the gift of health this holiday, after both parents started treatment for cancer on the same day.

12/21/2012

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Study: Taking Tamoxifen Longer Could Have Big Benefits

A new study could change the way breast cancer is treated over the long term.

12/05/2012

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Fargo’s Hotel Donaldson Hosts ‘Bras On Broadway’ Fundraiser

It’s going to be an uplifting day to say the least in Fargo. The first clue? Two miles worth of bras strung together and draped over Fargo’s Hotel Donaldson.

10/25/2012

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Kevin Love Shaves His Head For Breast Cancer Awareness, Fundraiser

In an expression of his support for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, two-time NBA All-Star and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love shaved his head as part of his “Spreadlove” community outreach program.

10/24/2012

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Healthy Lifestyle Can Affect Breast Cancer Risk

Athletes wear more pink in the month of October than any other time of the year. That’s because October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

10/22/2012

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Entrepreneur Leaves Behind Popcorn With A Purpose

Six months ago, Minnesota lost one of its great female entrepreneurs to breast cancer, and her story hasn’t been told publicly until now.

10/10/2012

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As mentioned on John Williams Show on October 8th. How to review your charity.

10/08/2012

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Breast Cancer Survivors Walk The 3-Day To Inspire, Support

A sea of pink tents helped brighten up the gray skies in Maplewood. This tent city is part of the Susan G. Komen 3-Day, an event designed to raise money for breast cancer research. Dr. Sheri Phillips, the National Spokesperson Susan G Komen 3-Day, says over a thousand participants are expected.

08/25/2012

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Study Looks At Effectiveness Of Radiation After Lumpectomy

A new study is raising questions about the medical treatment plan for older women with breast cancer.

08/13/2012

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