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Eva Lucia Saulitis

...Alaska.Eva's writing touched countless lives with her powerfully honest and generous sharing of her journey with breast cancer, through her Caring Bridge site and in her published works including her nonfiction memoir, Into Great Silence...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000177445002
SEACC director, facing cancer, resigns

...to support climate change, local sustainability and fisheries issues.Marvin told Schoenfeld that she is fighting breast cancer. She said her outlook is good, but she needs time to recover.SEACC is advertising for Marvin's replacement.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-11/seacc-director-facing-cancer-resigns
Local
Cancer group's mammogram advice: Start later, get fewer

...should begin annual screening for breast cancer at age 45 instead of 40, and...for women at average risk for breast cancer. Doctors generally recommend...reduce her chance of dying from breast cancer," said Dr. Richard Wender...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-10-21/cancer-groups-mammogram-advi
Nation and World
Sitka's 'slave auction' to be renamed

...department, Ledbetter said. Previous beneficiaries included Special Olympics and charities fighting multiple sclerosis and breast cancer.Ledbetter said the auction has been held for 31 years and has had no problems other than a phone complaint during...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-20/sitkas-slave-auction-be-renamed
State
The Alaska Club fundraises for Cancer Connection

...have noticed new - and eye-catching pink - displays at the front counters.The fitness club is promoting National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. To raise awareness, the gym is inviting community members to attend fitness classes...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-07/alaska-club-fundraises-cancer-connectio
Local
Seeking help: Cancer services and programs in Juneau

...information, resources and provides a network and support; Reach to Recovery has helped both men and women cope with breast cancer; Hospice and Home Care of Juneau provides palliative care under a physician's direction; Team Survivor Perseverance...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-05/seeking-help-cancer-services-and-progra
Local
Survivors, supporters to run (and walk) to 'Beat the Odds'

...in the United States in 2015, and 589,430 people will die from the disease.The most common cancers in 2015 are breast cancer, lung and bronchus cancer, prostate cancer, colon and rectum cancer, bladder cancer, melanoma of the skin, non-Hodgkin...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-08-20/survivors-supporters-run-and-walk-beat
Sports
NAACP criticizes Alaska Day 'slave auction' fundraiser in Sitka

...department, Ledbetter said. Previous beneficiaries included Special Olympics and charities fighting multiple sclerosis and breast cancer.Ledbetter said the auction has been held for 31 years and has had no problems other than a phone complaint during...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-19/naacp-criticizes-alaska-day-slave-aucti
State
Fairbanks native, three-time cancer survivor shares story

...driving force behind the Fairbanks Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K family walk, a fundraising event. A kindergarten...pumped" about the upcoming Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. She and her family have Sunday night dinners...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-07/fairbanks-native-three-time-cancer-surv
Local
A Day in the Life of: Chas' Koowu Tla'a Teri Rofkar

...creates even more. Shortly after receiving her grant for "Tlingit Superman," Rofkar was diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer. She fought it for two years and marks one year cancer-free in November."I'm glad to be here," she said. "There...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-10-07/day-life-chas-koowu-tlaa-teri-rofkar
Art

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