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June 5, 2017
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She nearly died after surgery, but this Minn. 22-year-old continues to battle a rare form of cancer
June 5, 2017 - 7:45am
May 30, 2017
Barb Swegarden grows vegetables in her backyard garden and has embraced a healthy diet and lifestyle and staying away from processed foods.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am
May 12, 2017
Kayla Streich says it’s important to her that her daughter grow up watching her work out and setting a good example. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
A mom against all odds to celebrate first Mother's Day
May 12, 2017 - 7:44am
April 9, 2017
Laminda Murach of Buxton, North Dakota, waits in a recliner at the Cancer Center of North Dakota for her immunotherapy to start on Monday, March 27, 2017 in Grand Forks, N.D. Murach was diagnosed four years ago with a typical life expectancy of nine months. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
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The geography of cancer: Early detection, access to care lead to drop in mortality rates
April 9, 2017 - 8:50am
April 8, 2017
Dr. Israr Sheikh, a gastroenterologist at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, said the incidence of colorectal cancer has been rising in young adults for some time. He recommended colonoscopies as the "gold standard" in screening methods for colon cancer. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
Colorectal cancer on rise in youthful patients
April 8, 2017 - 11:33am
March 6, 2017
'Flip or Flop' host reveals second cancer diagnosis, says illness contributed to split from cohost/wife
March 6, 2017 - 3:19pm
February 23, 2017
Andy Lynn Jaeger
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
February 23, 2017 - 6:33pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire arrives at a press conference announcing his departure after 13 seasons as manager at Target Field in Minneapolis on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
UPDATE: Former Twins manager Gardenhire battling prostate cancer
February 14, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 6, 2017
Dayton to begin cancer treatment soon
February 6, 2017 - 5:02pm
February 2, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton evaluating cancer options after Mayo Clinic trip
February 2, 2017 - 3:21pm
January 5, 2017
Cancer help group to meet Jan. 10
January 5, 2017 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
Barb Feeken, cancer survivor, walks with second graders Katrina Wakanabo, left, and Oliver Robinson, right, Friday during the “survivor lap” at Relay Recess held at at the J.W. Smith Elementary School. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
Recess for Relay! Elementary schools join together to help fight cancer (VIDEO, PHOTO GALLERY)
September 23, 2016 - 4:35pm
September 18, 2016
Pictured here from left to right are some of team captains: Sally Acosta, Team Target; Joy Barclay, Abe's All Stars; Wanda Roff, Wanda's Celebration; Colette Zietz, Paul Bunyan Broadcasting/HBI Radio Flyers; Liz Torgeson, Be Awesome; Michelle Hawkins, Team Ma; Chantel Cartier, Be Awesome; Brenda Billings, Iverson Corner Drug Pharmacy Phanatics and Cindy Swedberg, Cancer Cannots.
Beltrami County Relay For Life raises more than $100,000
September 18, 2016 - 7:31am
July 20, 2016
Sanford's corporate headquarters in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
July 20, 2016 - 6:52pm
July 10, 2016
Friends and family of cancer survivors and those who lost their battle to cancer gathered late Saturday morning at the Sanford Center in Bemidji for Beltrami County's Relay for Life. (Rachel Newville | Bemidji Pioneer)
Rallying together at the Relay: Annual event held at Sanford Center
July 10, 2016 - 12:37am