Stories & Memories

 

 

The Greatest Person I Knew
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It began in 2012, when they discovered the cancer. Salle wanted to stay in Rolla since she had all the confidence in Dr. Joe Bond and his staff. Surgery was involved to reduce the cancer. “Salle’s doctors, Dr. Joe Bond and Dr. Dana Voight, treat everyone like family and make sure you are comfortable,” said …

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It’s a Team Fight
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It’s hard to believe it’s been over a decade ago that I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I was in my early 40s at the time and my husband and I were in the middle of living a full and busy life. Our family life was centered around our four children who at the time …

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Bump in the Road
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Samra Norris was 39 when she went to her first mammogram only to discover she had breast cancer. “Preventative care and early detection are key to fighting cancer,” Norris said. After the early detection of her breast cancer in September 2007, Samra started her round of radiation treatment. Over the course of the six weeks, …

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A Circle of Pearls
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There was a period during Salle’s first marriage that things were not going well so she and her husband agreed to attend a marriage counseling group. The camp was located in a remote area and other couples were in attendance. I think she said the camp was held for 3 days. On the second day, …

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