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Community Comes Together For Nikki Belanger

| November 6, 2012

It almost looked like a mini carnival in Caribou on Saturday. Laser tag, a bounce house, and live music were all happening at Teague Park. But it was all part of a fundraiser for a woman with breast cancer. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has her story.

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Medical Monday: 10.29.12 Breast Cancer Series Part Five

| October 31, 2012

A diagnosis of cancer can be devastating. Having a strong support system can make the difference between a cancer patient becoming a survivor or a casualty. In the finale of Shawn Cunningham’s month long look at breast health resources throughout the county…we find out how a hospital, a support group and even an oil company […]

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Medical Monday: Breast Cancer Series Pt. 3 10.15.12

| October 17, 2012

A state of the art procedure in breast health has made its way back to the Aroostook Medical Center. Patients can now benefit from having a stereotactic breast biopsy. Shawn Cunningham takes a close look at the technology in this week’s Medical Monday.

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Medical Monday 10.8.12: Breast Cancer Series Pt. 2

| October 8, 2012

The Aroostook Medical Center’s Cancer Care facility sees a number of patients five days a week. And its new Hall of Courage is open seven days a week…always with the aim of inspiring those fighting cancer to never give up. Shawn Cunningham continues her Medical Monday look at breast cancer resources in the county and […]

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