Monthly Archives: September 2016

Aurora caregivers running to support palliative care

These Aurora caregivers are so passionate about helping others, they are literally running a marathon for their patients! Not only are they making this huge commitment, they’re making it easy for you to support them, too. According to the team’s … Continue reading

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You can help provide exceptional end-of-life care at the Walk for Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

It doesn’t matter how long – or how briefly – hospice care lasts. The care provided at the end stage of one’s life is some of the most important care ever received. That’s because hospice care is the health care … Continue reading

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You can help provide end-of-life comfort and care for patients at Aurora West Allis

This year’s Evening of Promise event will raise funds to create a dedicated space and homelike atmosphere of comfort and peace for patients who are experiencing end-of-life care at Aurora West Allis Medical Center. Jeanne Conner is the Patient Care … Continue reading

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Beating a Silent Killer: Gina’s story

What would you do if you heard the words “you have cancer?”  Gina Zarletti of Racine  is one of the faces of Aurora Health Care’s Cancer Knows No Borders campaign. She shared her cancer journey in the August 7 edition of the Racine Journal … Continue reading

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‘Life changing’: Team Phoenix athlete describes impact of group’s research

We recently spoke to some athletes from Team Phoenix, which trains breast cancer survivors to complete a triathlon. Mary Weiland, who participated in the team’s most recent event on July 31, gave us her thoughts about the training and the team … Continue reading

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