Author Archives: Aurora HC Foundation

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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A generous gift makes cancer care easier in Kenosha and Racine

Getting blood work done or having intravenous (IV) drug therapy isn’t always an easy process, especially for cancer patients. But a generous gift from the 2016 Infinity Ball will help make that process more comfortable for some. Patients may be … Continue reading

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#TackleCancer to make a difference

OCONOMOWOC – You could say Angela Sampson is good at getting things organized. She’s a medical dosimetrist at Aurora Medical Center in Summit, so she does the treatment planning for all patients receiving radiation therapy. She says she’s often referred … Continue reading

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Support survivors like Patsy and help #TackleCancer

TWO RIVERS – When you consider the risk factors, Patsy Walesh wasn’t supposed to get breast cancer. She didn’t have a family history, she breastfed four healthy babies and even went through early menopause. But in June of 2013, Patsy … Continue reading

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Join the Lombardi Walk to #TackleCancer in Fond du Lac and help people like Carol thrive

FOND DU LAC – Carol is no stranger when it comes to battling cancer. For the second time in a year, she’s finding herself face to face with the disease. A year ago, she was diagnosed with lymphoma. After undergoing … Continue reading

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