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December 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment

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

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@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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June 7, 2011 · Leave a Comment

Early Detection Key for Treatment of Barrett’s Esophagus

By Susana Shephard Susana Shephard (@susanashephard)

Benny Andújar has traveled a long way from his native Utuado, Puerto Rico, to tell an important story. “Cancer doesn’t always send a warning,” Andújar says about his experience with a precancerous condition called Barrett’s esophagus.  A routine endoscopy gave him the information he needed to unmask esophageal cancer before it developed.  “When they did […]

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