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Surviving Well: Marcie, Breast Cancer

“We don’t live at the edge of the world, but you can see it from here,” says Marcie Harkness about living in eastern Colorado in a small rural town named Towner. Marcie has been a wheat farmer there for the … 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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Live Tweeting a Surgery

What if you had early stage breast cancer, and you could have your lumpectomy surgery and full course of radiation treatment all at the same time? Thanks to a new procedure called Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT), breast cancer patients who … Continue reading

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Breakthroughs in Breast Cancer Technologies and Treatments

The Rose Breast Center has always been one of the leading providers of breast care in Colorado. By treating more breast cancer patients and providing the latest technologies and treatments, the Rose Breast Center is the place for women looking … Continue reading

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