Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common type of cancer diagnosed in Montana and the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society and Centers for Disease Control. Screening tests can help prevent and provide early detection of colorec…
Montanans who need expensive prescription drugs to treat multiple sclerosis, cancer, hepatitis and other critical illnesses could get some relief next year with a change in the way insurance companies cover prescription drugs. State Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen announced Friday that…
St. Vincent Healthcare Foundation’s 36th annual SAINTS Ball netted a record amount of $1,050,000 for St. Vincent Healthcare’s new Medical-Surgical Center of Excellence.
A 26-year-old Iraq war veteran is engaged in one of the potentially deadliest battles of his life.
Kenneth Bland enlisted in the Army National Guard in 2008 and was deployed to Iraq in 2010.
Kenneth Bland, 26, receives six days of inpatient chemotherapy every three weeks. He was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma on July 2.
Kenneth Bland, who was deployed to Iraq in 2010, is diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
On Dec. 9, 2013, I was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia, an aggressive form of blood cancer.
Suffering from colon cancer, 22-year-old Craig Canape spent at least 74 days in Room 370, a “bleak” and “tired-looking” room on the third floor of Fortin Tower at St. Vincent Healthcare.
A trial date has been set in a lawsuit against the county, sheriff and a doctor alleging that a former Yellowstone County jail inmate’s cancer went undiagnosed for almost a year — leading to a ruptured lump in his throat followed by chemotherapy and radiation treatment for advanced cancer.
The T-shirts told the tales.
This year marks a milestone anniversary for the Yellowstone County Relay for Life.
Olivia Clyde, 14, takes a whack at a pinata representing cancer while celebrating with friends and family the end of her chemotherapy treatments at Billings Clinic on Thursday morning. Olivia, who lives in Gillette, Wyo., has been fighting osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer.
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You may have more control over your health than you thought. Did you know that making smart food choices can actually reduce your risk of developing certain cancers? Whether you have a family history of cancer or are currently battling the disease, there are lifestyle choices that can boost …
Alice Golden models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show Saturday April 26, 2014 at St. Bernard Catholic Church.
Linda Wetzel models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show & Luncheon on April 26.
Alice Golden models a handmade Victorian-inspired hat to be raffled off at the PEAKS Style Show & Luncheon on April 26.
PEAKS volunteers and models Linda Wetzel, left, and Alice Golden, right, show off Victorian-inspired hats Friday April 11, 2014 at Moss Mansion.
PEAKS volunteers and models Alice Golden, left, and Linda Wetzel, right, show off Victorian-inspired hats Friday April 11, 2014 at Moss Mansion. PEAKS, People Everywhere Are Kind & Sharing, will hold a style show featuring Victorian-inspired fashion and a raffle for handmade hats on Satu…