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December 15, 2012

Beating the Odds Again: John Fulton’s Islet Cancer Treatment

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Decades after beating bone cancer at Mayo Clinic, John Fulton returned, this time to defeat islet cell cancer. John says that, once more, Mayo helped him “beat the system.”

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Tags: 3719, 4715, 5272, 5279, 5316, 5335, 5340, 5421, Florencia Que M.D., islet cell cancer, John Fulton, Joseph Rubin M.D.


August 21, 2009

Tom Vanderwell’s Mayo Clinic Story

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Tom Vanderwell is a Mayo Clinic patient from Grand Rapids, Michigan who has come to Rochester three times since 1978 for evaluation and care relating to an arteriovenous malformation (AVM) in his neck. I work with our social media team at Mayo Clinic, and I first connected with Tom virtually through Twitter in March, a […]

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Tags: 3013, 5294, 5316, 5335, arteriovenous malformation, AVM, Tom Vanderwell, Twitter


May 14, 2009

Mother’s Day Gift for a Mom Who Has Everything (including Pancreatic Cancer)

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

On Mother’s Day, Jeanine Peterson told the story on her blog of the special gift she gave her mom, a Mayo Clinic patient. With her mom’s permission, we share a portion of the story here:

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Tags: 1136, 2254, 3719, 3723, 5275, 5279, 5316, 5334, Cancer, Mother's Day, Pancreatic Cancer, Whipple


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