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Police: Brookings, S.D., woman tried to breast feed stranger’s baby

April 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – Police in Brookings have arrested and charged a woman for reportedly entering another woman’s home and attempting to breast feed her child. Continue Reading

Inaugural breast health fund walk to take place in Windom

October 13, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WINDOM Approximately 300 people are planning to make a difference one step at a time in Windom on Saturday, and the organizers of the Breast Health Fund Walk are looking for even more participants. Continue Reading

First mammogram leads to breast cancer diagnosis

October 13, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

OKABENA At a suggestion from her doctor, Doreen DeWall scheduled an appointment for her first mammogram when she was 41 years old, just so there would be baseline results in the years to come. Going along with that suggestion may have saved her life. Continue Reading

A decade after diagnosis

October 6, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Mitz Diemer reflects on her fight with breast cancer
WORTHINGTON Most people who have fought a battle with breast cancer wouldn’t consider themselves fortunate, but Mitz Diemer’s description of her experience with the disease contains the word “lucky” on a regular basis.
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Digital mammography reaches Worthington

January 30, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Digital machines allow for better breast cancer detection
WORTHINGTON “Lift your chin a bit now turn your head toward me a little more. That’s it. That looks great.”
The radiologic technician is directive but reassuring as she positions her patient, a woman in her mid-40s, for her annual mammogram. Continue Reading

NLS Wildcats to go pink at football game tonight

October 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW LONDON The New London-Spicer Wildcats are going pink at tonight’s football game in honor of breast cancer awareness during the month of October. Continue Reading

NL-S Wildcats to go pink at Friday’s game

October 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW LONDON The New London-Spicer Wildcats are going pink at Friday night’s football game in honor of breast cancer awareness during the month of October.
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