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Kenosha walkers raise more than $37,000 to support local cancer care!

Just about everyone has been touched by cancer. So, for some of us who want to make a difference, we walk. We walk to support a friend or a close family member who has been affected by cancer.  And we … Continue reading

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How an Oshkosh surgeon “put a cork” in cancer

Patrick Daly, MD, is a general surgeon at Aurora Health Center in Oshkosh. He has operated on many cancer patients throughout his career, but the impact of this horrible disease really hit home in May 2015. That’s when Gina, Dr. Daly’s wife, was … Continue reading

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How YOUR GIFTS are making a difference for those fighting cancer

When you ask people if they’ve been affected by cancer, chances are few would say no. At Aurora Health Care, our donors are passionate about making a difference in the lives of those battling this horrible disease. In fact, one in three gifts to … Continue reading

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How joining a Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer helps, not only your community, but your own health, too

Jim Robertson is a great example of how participating in a Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer can mean doing something good, not only for  your community, but for your own health, too. He used last year’s walk in Germantown as … Continue reading

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You can help patients like Liz achieve greater comfort during cancer treatment

Liz was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2014 after having her first mammogram in 30 years. “I had been putting it off for all those years because after having the first one I just never wanted to go back … Continue reading

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Support research like TORQUE and change the face of cancer survivorship

Through her research program, medical director Judy Tjoe, MD, is dedicated to changing the face of breast cancer care and survivorship through Translational Oncology Research: Quest for Understanding & Exploration, or TORQUE. “Aurora Research Institute’s breast cancer research program, TORQUE, … Continue reading

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In honor of survivors like Luis, let’s #TackleCancer together

“When chemo starts, you think I’m going to be a soldier. So you put on your eye black and start tackling things. But halfway through you just get unbelievably tired. I remember thinking, I’m only halfway through this?”—Luis Ayala This Sunday, June … Continue reading

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