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Reflecting on the loss of a child during childhood cancer awareness month

Elizabeth Rivera still remembers how she first found out that her four-year-old daughter had cancer. “In January of 2010 she fell down coming out of the bathroom,” Rivera said. “She put her little hands on the floor and when my husband picked her up to check her out, I touched her hands and felt a […]

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Feel It. Check It. Fight it.

Regular Screenings Proved Vital After Local Resident is Diagnosed with Breast Cancer Marta Pacheco, 54, never imagined that a simple community health fair would help save her life. After participating in a free mammogram exam, she thought the results would be the same as her other regular yearly checkups. However, she was stunned when the exam […]