Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween Safety: Tips for Trick or Treating

It’s Halloween, and if your child or teen is going out trick or treating tonight, safety should be a top concern. Here are tips for parents for costume, trick or treating and candy to ensure your family has a fun … Continue reading

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Surviving Well: Linda, Breast Cancer

Linda has been a rancher her whole life and is now enjoying her “retirement” – working on her ranch in the San Luis Valley. “We raise cattle and sheep, and I’m pretty sure we are the drop-off point for every … Continue reading

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International Physicians Visit Rose to Learn About Innovative Breast Cancer Treatment

This past August, three physicians from hospitals in Korea and Taiwan visited Rose Medical Center to observe Dr. Barbara Schwartzberg perform Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT), a break-through new treatment option for breast cancer. IORT gives the patient a concentrated dose … Continue reading

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Rose Medical Center Celebrates the Jewish Festival of Sukkot

Sukkot is a week-long festival that begins on Tishri, the fifth day after Yom Kippur. It is one of three Jewish festivals that includes a pilgrimage (the other two being Passover and Shavu’ot). Sukkot is also known as the “Festival … Continue reading

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