Study: Many Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip ChemoMost women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk.
Study: Many Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo TherapyMost women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk.
While Battling Cancer For 16 Years, Minn. Woman Pushed Congress To Help PatientsA northern Minnesota woman devoted her life to fighting for cancer research funding. Robianne Schultz regularly traveled to the State Capitol and the U.S. Capitol to share her experience as a patient.
Southern Minn. Auto Shop Rolls Out 'Brakes For Breast Cancer'Customers who swap out the pads and rotors at Elysian Auto Service will ultimately help a good cause.
Minn. Nonprofit Celebrates 15 Years Of Helping Those Affected By Breast CancerMinnesota-based nonprofit Hope Chest for Breast Cancer is celebrating 15 years of helping families with many basic needs.
WCCO Partners With Hope Chest For Breast Cancer AwarenessOn Wednesday, Oct. 11, join WCCO as we host a phone bank benefiting Hope Chest for Breast Cancer.
Susan G. Komen 3-Day Raises $1.4 Million For Cancer ResearchOfficials say participants in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day raised more than $1.4 million this year for breast cancer research.
A Breast Cancer Support Group Connecting Survivors With PatientsDuring breast cancer awareness month in October, we often hear about new research or treatments for the disease. One aspect of treatment, that sometimes gets overlooked, is the support system needed to overcome cancer.
Thousands Turn Out For Walk Against Breast CancerThe "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk" around Lake Nokomis was Saturday. The walk raises awareness about the disease and funds for research.
Minnesotans To Meet: The Girls Behind The Guthrie's Scout FinchRight now, at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, you can see "To Kill a Mockingbird" on stage. The play takes place in 1935 in Maycomb, Ala. The story is told through the eyes of Scout, the daughter of Atticus Finch. He is a lawyer representing an African-American man accused of raping a white woman.
Excellent Educator: Principal Melissa Zahn Of Sweeney ElementaryFor this week’s Excellent Educator, we had to get staff other than the principal in on the surprise. That’s because the award went to the principal.
Woman Swims Across Lake Nokomis To Raise Money For Cancer ResearchShe was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. Now three years later, she's making big strides. Mary Gooze, 64, swam across Lake Nokomis Tuesday in an effort to find a cure for her condition, metastatic breast cancer, which has spread to her bones.