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Surviving Well: Douglas, Pancreatic Cancer

Douglas Lengyel had not been feeling well for weeks when he went to the emergency room in October 2011 with a viral infection. The doctors did a CAT scan to see if they could determine the cause of his illness, … Continue reading

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Surviving Well: Kathy, Breast Cancer

For more than 20 years, Kathy Karns has worked at Rose in various roles and departments. Since 1997, she has been the executive assistant to Kenneth Feiler, Rose President & CEO. “I really do love my job,” Kathy says. “Every … Continue reading

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2012 Rose Medical Center “Surviving Well” Calendars now available!

We are thrilled to announce that the second edition of our Rose Medical Center cancer program “Surviving Well” calendar for 2012 is now available! These calendars are easy to get–just email julia.yugel@healthonecares.com with your name and address and we will mail … Continue reading

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Surviving Well: Devora, Ovarian Cancer

Devora fell in love with Colorado the first time visited and went mountain biking.  “I considered myself a pretty athletic person,” she said. “Then I came out here and the first mountain biking trail I went on whipped me pretty … Continue reading

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Surviving Well: Kathy, Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Kathy McGovern, a Denver native and music teacher, had a history with ovarian cancer even before she was diagnosed. It was the disease that killed her mother in 1985.  “With the history of ovarian cancer in my family, I have … Continue reading

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Surviving Well, April, Cervical Cancer Survivor

In January 2010, April began to notice that things weren’t quite right with her body. She had a persistent cough, couldn’t get over colds and suffered from fatigue. It was also about this time that she noticed a change in … Continue reading

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The Importance of Exercise with Cancer Treatment

By Brian Jones, BS, CES Often, a person who is undergoing a form of cancer treatment like radiation or chemotherapy may be so fatigued that the last thing they want to consider doing is exercising. However, several studies have shown … Continue reading

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