Monthly Archives: July 2017

Cancer care worth traveling for

Lee Pinkus is a fighter. He came to Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center from a small town in Arkansas in 2014. He’d been diagnosed with nodular melanoma after finding a lesion on his chest. His doctors removed it seven times. … Continue reading

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St. Vince and Cleopacker

Some of cancer’s most interesting opponents are a husband and wife who live near Madison. John O’Neill and Mary Beth Johnson, known by her friends as “B,” have alter egos: St. Vince and Cleopacker, who are on a mission to … Continue reading

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Palliative care supports not only the patients, but also their families

Gus and Tina are soul mates. At ages 96 and 91 years old, they have had an amazing journey together. They are still living in the same home where they have spent 40 of the 70 years they’ve been married. … Continue reading

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No retreat, no surrender

Brian Juech never imagined he’d have cancer by the age of 30. He’d gone to see his primary physician for a regular checkup, when he suddenly remembered to bring up what he thought was a minor concern. “It didn’t seem … Continue reading

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Warriors go to battle and #tacklecancer

If you’re going to tackle cancer, you’ll want to have some warriors on your team. That’s why we’re so proud to have the “Sarcoma Warriors”, one of our most dedicated teams at the Lombardi Walk/Run to Tackle Cancer in Milwaukee. … Continue reading

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