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 (Beacon Press...
Chapin Heumann

...son Bill, camped with son Jim and enjoyed exercise and good company at Juneau's Augustus Brown Pool. Chapin lost Betty to cancer in 1999 and lived independently for the remainder of his life.Chapin developed many Juneau friendships in the community and...
Jamie McClary Parsons

...donations can be made to the Glacier Valley Rotary Scholarship Fund. (PO Box 34418, Juneau, AK, 99803) or the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center ( A celebration of life will take place in Juneau during the summer of 2016.
Loretta Lou Penrod her home surrounded by family, after a short battle with cancer. She was born to Edward and Antoinette (LaChance) Keithahn...Remembrances in Loretta's name may be made to the Merle Cancer Center at Island Hospital in Anacortes, WA. Arrangements are...
Michael Harris Miller

...Small Cell Variant Prostate Cancer; and despite the yoke of yet another bout of cancer, he responded with of the rarest of prostate cancers. In spite of his personal struggles to fight off cancer, he made it his mission to...
Cancer Connection offers 'Let's Talk' program training

Cancer Connection will offer its "Let's Talk" program training Nov...Valley Public Library's large meeting room. "Let's Talk" matches cancer survivors with cancer patients to answer questions and provide guidance.This is a free...
What cancer screenings and when?

The following is based on the American Cancer Society's cancer screening schedules for a few cancers; this list is not exhaustive. Different...Consult your physician for a personalized cancer screening schedule based on your health...
SEACC director, facing cancer, resigns

...scope 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.
Cancer group's mammogram advice: Start later, get fewer

CHICAGO - The American Cancer Society now says women should start mammograms...In new guidelines out Tuesday, the cancer society recommends that most women should begin annual screening for breast cancer at age 45 instead of 40, and switch to...
Nation and World
Seeking help: Cancer services and programs in Juneau

...and Wednesdays.In addition, Cancer Connection guides cancer patients to national and State...about various issues concerning cancer, such as prevention and stress...Dependent upon a variety of factors, cancers will have various treatments...


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