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Medical Monday 4.7.14: Cary Medical Wins Breast Cancer Health Award

| April 8, 2014

A local healthcare site is getting some national recognition for their efforts in treating breast cancer patients. Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Its been a year since opening, and already Cary Medical’s Women’s Imaging Center has gotten notice and an accolade not only from patients, but the national healthcare community. The site […]

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Medical Monday 10.28.13: Breast Cancer Assembly At Houlton H.S.

| October 29, 2013

Houlton High School Students are filing in for a very important school assembly. It’s called “GET YOUR PINK ON” and is aimed at educating these young people about breast cancer. Sue Pierce Houlton is a guidance counselor and says “Its important because there are still a lot of myths out there and we’re beginning to finally […]

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State Police Cruisers to Display Breast Cancer Plate

| September 30, 2013

The first State Police cancer awareness license plate was attached to a Maine State Police cruiser Monday.  Colonel Robert Williams, Chief of the State Police said his department’s marked police cruisers will display the plate during October — Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  The plates were purchased by the Maine State Police Trooper’s Association and will […]

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Medical Monday 6.3.13: Eagle Lake Health Center Gets Susan Komen Grant Funding

| June 4, 2013

A health center in Eagle Lake is the recipient of nearly twenty thousand dollars in grant funding from the Maine affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Foundation for the Cure. As Shawn Cunningham reports in this week’s Medical Monday, the money will be used to continue a series of breast cancer support programs to patients […]

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Woman’s Passing Inspires Students to Wear Pink

| May 24, 2013

Students all around the county were wearing pink on Friday. The tragic passing of one woman inspired a touching gesture to support all those who are battling or have battled breast cancer. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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