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Story of breast cancer survival: Jaime Nelson of Wausau Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Jaime Nelson of Wausau was diagnosed with breast cancer in January and after seven months of treatment she expects to walk in the Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday.

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Story of breast cancer survival: Kate Schultz, 34, of Wausau Video included

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Kate Schultz is thankful for Susan G. Komen of Wisconsin. It helped her - and provided "a huge relief" - as she battled breast cancer.

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Komen honorary survivor to share story Sunday Video included

The 2017 central Wisconsin Komen Race for the Cure kicks off Sunday morning.

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Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure returns to downtown Wausau Video included

Registration is still open for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. 

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Antigo woman battles cancer, celebrates first Mother's Day

A young Antigo woman is thankful she got to celebrate Mother's Day.

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Registration opens for 2016 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Registration is now open for the 2016 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

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Earliest breast cancer risky for some women, study suggests

New research finds that chances of dying from very early breast cancer are small but the disease is riskier for young women and blacks. More>>

Komen Central Wisconsin Announces 2014 Race for the Cure Honorary Survivor

The Central Wisconsin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen is proud to announce the 2014 Race for the Cure Honorary Survivor. Kristine Alston has been awarded this great honor and will speak on race day to share her courageous breast cancer journey with Central Wisconsin.
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$156,000+ in grants for Central Wisconsin area to help uninsured and under served men and women

Every day fought in the battle to find a cure for breast cancer is one day closer to saving more lives.
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Make a donation for National Breast Cancer Awareness month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many across the country are taking time to raises awareness, learn about the disease and help women get access to lifesaving health screenings. More>>

Breast cancer survivor: Family made big difference in recovery

We're just days away from the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. More>>

Auburndale raises money for breast cancer awareness

Some central Wisconsin high school students are helping in the fight against breast cancer. More>>

Wausau volleyball players work to fight breast cancer

Some high school volleyball players in Wausau faced off Tuesday night to fight breast cancer. More>>

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  • Survivor Story: Tina Frey

    Survivor Story: Tina Frey

    In 2004, Tina Frey asked her family practice physician to look at a lump she felt in her breast during my annual physical. Her physician told her that at 25 years old, she was going through hormonal changes that would change the density of her breast tissue...More >>
    In 2004, Tina Frey asked her family practice physician to look at a lump she felt in her breast during my annual physical. Her physician told her that at 25 years old, she was going through hormonal changes that would change the density of her breast tissue...More >>
  • Personal Story: Julie Gazin

    Personal Story: Julie Gazin

    I was 43-years-old and the mother of three kids, ages 10-16. I was living in Texas, 1,600 miles away from my family in Wisconsin...it was a very, very difficult and scary time.More >>
    I was 43-years-old and the mother of three kids, ages 10-16. I was living in Texas, 1,600 miles away from my family in Wisconsin...it was a very, very difficult and scary time.More >>
  • Personal Story: Heather Voigt

    Personal Story: Heather Voigt

    When I was 21, my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. I can still see the gestures my dad made when he told me her biopsies were positive. I remember feeling completely overwhelmed and numb at the same time.More >>
    When I was 21, my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. I can still see the gestures my dad made when he told me her biopsies were positive. I remember feeling completely overwhelmed and numb at the same time.More >>
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