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[WCCO-TV, October 11, 2019]   October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and when women should start getting mammograms remains a confusing topic for many. Allina Health surgeon Dr. Ann Callahan at the Piper Breast Center talked with WCCO News about that issue and other ways women can protect themselves from breast cancer.
October 11, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, April 09, 2019]   April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, and the deadly disease is rapidly on the rise. Allina Health is home to one of the leading medical teams fighting the cancer.
April 09, 2019
[WCCO-TV, April 08, 2019]   The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing a new rule to require health care providers tell women if they have dense breast tissue after a mammogram. Dense tissue make it harder to detect breast cancer.
April 08, 2019
[KARE 11, March 13, 2019]   March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month meant to raise awareness about colorectal cancer and take action toward prevention. Learn more.
March 13, 2019
[WCCO Radio, March 01, 2019]   March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month meant to raise awareness about colorectal cancer and take action toward prevention. Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancers that affect both men and women.
March 01, 2019
[WCCO Radio, February 05, 2019]   Cancers fueled by obesity are on the rise among young adults in the United States and appearing at increasingly younger ages, according to an analysis released by the American Cancer Society. The six obesity-related cancers that showed startling increases among younger adults were colorectal, endometrial, gallbladder, kidney, pancreatic and multiple myeloma, a cancer of the bone marrow.
February 05, 2019
[KARE 11, January 25, 2019]   More than 13,000 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer this year. With screenings & vaccines, cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancers.
January 25, 2019
[KARE 11, January 22, 2019]   If a you get a yearly mammogram, you've likely been offered something new: a 3D mammogram. You've also likely been told it will cost you more out of pocket.
January 22, 2019
[KARE 11, January 18, 2019]   When Melissa Black began fighting breast cancer, she knew she wasn't alone. Her husband & her two sons fought through the tough days with her. Read more.
January 18, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, January 01, 0001]   According to new research out this week, women who have babies have an increased risk for breast cancer, compared to women who don't give birth. The study from the University of North Carolina reports that the risk rises and then falls over time, peaking about five years after birth.
December 11, 2018