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Meet Cathy and Joe Ford – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassador

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Last year, Cathy and her husband had big plans for celebrating Cathy’s 60th birthday. What they didn’t plan on was cancer. Because Cathy was diligent about yearly mammograms, her breast cancer was caught at stage one. St.Vincent breast surgeon Dr. … Continue reading

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Meet Gary Wobler – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassador

There have been two constants in Gary Wobler’s life – cancer and caring. Fortunately, St.Vincent Cancer Care has been there to help with both. Gary’s wife, daughter and son all were diagnosed with cancer at different times. His wife and daughter both were cared for at St.Vincent; his son, who is in remission from lymphoma, lives out of town. Continue reading

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Meet Jennifer Humphrey – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassador

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Jennifer’s story is one often heard when couples are eager to expand their families, and it just doesn’t happen on their time schedule. Like many, Jennifer went to see a fertility doctor. There she received a shock. Jennifer had cancer. Continue reading

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Meet Lauryn & Dea Walls – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassadors

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It’s what causes parents heartache – seeing their child in pain and not feeling well. That’s what Dea Walls faced in 2008. Her daughter, Lauryn, then age 4, cried simply by being picked up. The Walls’ family physician told Walls to get Lauryn to Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent right away. Continue reading

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Meet Laurie & Robert Wanser – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassadors

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Laurie Wanser’s son, Michael, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. Like most families facing a serious illness, the Wansers pulled together. In this case the family grew to include a much larger extended family – the team at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent (PMCH). Continue reading

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Meet Tom Hervey – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassador

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For Tom Hervey it all started with a routine annual check-up. There he discovered his PSA level was high – a potential sign of prostate cancer. In Hervey’s case, a biopsy confirmed it. Continue reading

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Meet Teresa Webb – 2013 St.Vincent Cancer Walk Ambassador

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She called it the “dreaded marble.” When asked, that was how Teresa Webb described the realization that something was wrong. She was diagnosed with breast cancer. Continue reading

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A breast cancer survivor’s Mother’s Day message

Shelli Moss knew in her heart that she had breast cancer before she even got the call. Shelli’s sister had been diagnosed two years prior and one of her eldest nieces soon thereafter. After the call she immediately began to … Continue reading

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Patient Navigation

At St.Vincent Cancer Care, patient navigators guide and support patients and caregivers every step of their cancer journey. They are friends, allies and offer emotional support and resources when they’re needed most. Click here to learn more about patient navigation … Continue reading

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Walk of Hope -October 6, 2012

On October 6, 2012, hundreds of cancer survivors and the people that support them will take park in this year’s Walk of Hope. Funds raised from the Walk of Hope will provide valuable support services that assist cancer patients and their families … Continue reading

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