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Breast Cancer

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Mayo Clinic Gets FDA Approval For Cancer Vaccine

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic have developed a vaccine designed to prevent the recurrence of ovarian and breast cancer. The the FDA has given its approval.

08/18/2011

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Mom Loses Custody Because Of Cancer

A sad story from North Carolina today. A woman battling stage 4 breast cancer has lost custody of her children because of her health. See the story here.

05/11/2011

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1 Year In The Life Of A Breast Cancer Diagnosis

When it comes to cancer, WCCO has shared both survival stories and tragic stories with sad endings. But we’ve never told one like this. For an entire year, our cameras captured an intimate look at Mia Bakker’s battle with breast cancer.

05/10/2011

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Daughter Fulfills Mother’s Dying Wish By Publishing Book

On Mother’s Day, most people are taking time to show their mothers how much they care. But it can be a difficult day for those who’ve lost their mother.

05/08/2011

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55,000 Race For The Cure At Mall Of America

Thousands of runners, walkers and wheelchair participants will converge at the Mall of America for the Susan G. Komen Twin Cities Race for the Cure.

05/08/2011

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Report Says Women Are Waiting To Get Mammograms

The debate on when women should start getting screened for breast cancer is heating up again.

05/02/2011

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Minn. Radio Show Host Shares Experiences With Breast Cancer

A Twin Cities radio show host used to living life out loud is now sharing what’s often unspoken.

04/07/2011

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Daughter, Mother Share Similar Cancer Experience

A young Minnesota mother battling breast cancer is sending a message: that you’re never too young to be checked for the disease.

11/12/2010

Good Question: Why So Much Breast Cancer Attention?

Pink ribbons are everywhere in October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness month. And although other diseases have their own weeks or months, there’s little question that breast cancer gets the most publicity. So, why does breast cancer get so much attention?

10/06/2010

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