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MORRIS SUN TRIBUNE

Morris, Minnesota 56267

Knowledge is Prevention

CANCER AWARENESS MONTH Lung cancer kills more Americans every year than any other type of cancer, and is the leading category of cancer death in both men and women. Studies show that tobacco smoke is linked to more than 8 out of every 10 cases of lung cancer. Quit smoking today! serving Big Stone, Douglas, Grant, Pope, & Stevens Counties

"independently owned and operated"

Leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells. There are four major types of leukemia: Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

517 Atlantic Avenue, Morris

320-589-2442

320.585.MIKE (6453)

While melanoma may only account for a low percentage of skin cancer cases, it causes the most skin cancerrelated deaths.

What is cancer? According to the American Cancer Society, cancer is a group of diseases characterized by uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells. For the sake of your health, it’s important to familiarize yourself with the facts about various forms of cancer and their symptoms.

NEEDHAM PLUMBING, LLC

209 State Hwy. 9 So., Morris (320) 589-7421

Graceville - #061981-PM (320) 748-7174 or (320) 808-8347 Breast cancer affects us all. It affects our mothers, sisters, wives and friends. It affects people of every age, sex and race, and is the leading cancer among white and African American women.

Owned & Operated by Shawn & Deb Larsen

511 Atlantic Avenue, Morris

(320) 589-1781

533 Atlantic Ave. Morris 320-589-4550 800-932-7925

4 Atlantic Ave., Morris (320) 585-5555

202 East 6th Street, Morris 320-585-5206 800-585-6783

If you’re a woman age 40 or older or have a history of breast cancer in your family, be sure to schedule an annual mammogram and physical exam by our doctor.

24 East 7th Street, Morris (320) 589-4008

412 Atlantic Avenue, Morris

Clinics in Hoffman, Elbow Lake, Ashby & Evansville

(320) 589-2270

Meeting and Banquet Facilities Available

Lung cancer kills more Americans every year than any other type of cancer, and is the leading category of cancer death in both men and women. Studies show that tobacco smoke is linked to more than 8 out of every 10 cases of lung cancer. Quit smoking today!

25 East 7th St., Morris (320) 589-4040

Industries, Inc WALKING FLOOR® TRAILERS

(320) 589-3964

Colon cancer ranks as the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in American men and women, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. If you drink heavily and/or use tobacco products, you may be at risk for colon cancer. Get screened today!

newdimensionshhc.com 1-800-395-9949• (320) 589-9960 100 S Columbia Ave., Morris Fergus Falls

(320) 589-3361

4 Atlantic

The best protection is early detection. Dr. Giambi, Stevens Community Medical Center’s Radiologist, is typically available to read your mammogram the same day as the exam. Together we can make a difference. Schedule your mammogram today.

Riley Brothers Construction, Inc. 46369 208th Street, Morris (320) 589-2500

While melanoma may only account for a low percentage of skin cancer cases, it causes the most skin cancer-related deaths.

City Center Mall, Morris “Serving the Morris Area”

(320) 589-1100

1-888-404-SOFT (7638) The best protection is early detection. Dr. Giambi, Stevens Community Medical Center’s Radiologist, is typically available to read your mammogram the same day as the exam. Together we can make a difference. Schedule your mammogram today.

Stevens Community Medical Center 400 E. 1st St., (320) 589-1313 Morris

Multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells, is an incurable but treatable disease that affects approximately 50,000 Americans.

www.ufmsb.org Ave., Morris

430-392-Pets (7387) • Hancock www.tlcpethaven.net

CITY CENTER DRUG

What is cancer? According to the American Cancer Society, cancer is a group of diseases characterized by uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells. For the sake of your health, it’s important to familiarize yourself with the facts about various forms of cancer and their symptoms.

Morris • 589-3933 “Where quality & service count.”

Cancer that begins in the liver is called primary liver cancer. In the United States, this type of cancer is uncommon. However, it is common for cancer to spread to the liver from the colon, lungs, breasts, or other parts of the body. The cancer in the liver is a secondary cancer.

Help spread awareness in your community by educating your neighbors and friends on the signs and symptoms of breast cancer, and encourage the women you know to get regular mammograms.

United Farmers & Merchants State Bank 712 ATLANTIC AVENUE, MORRIS

Lung cancer kills more Americans every year than any other type of cancer, and is the leading category of cancer death in both men and women. Studies show that tobacco smoke is linked to more than 8 out of every 10 cases of lung cancer. Quit smoking today!

Cancer of the uterus is the most common cancer of the female reproductive system. Uterine cancer typically affects women in middle-age or later in life, developing in the endometrial glands that line the inner wall of the uterine cavity.

Every woman should be aware of certain risk factors for developing breast cancer which include growing older, family history of breast cancer, early menstruation age and late-onset menopause.

“Home of the People Lovers”

Breast cancer affects us all. It affects our mothers, sisters, wives and friends. It affects people of every age, sex and race, and is the leading cancer among white and African American women.

Morris • 1-800-833-6045 www.wilkens-ind.com

(320) 589-2159 NATIONWIDE Toll Free: 1-888-644-2159

When malignant tumors arise in the brain, they cause brain cancer. Cancerous brain tumors are life threatening because they have a highly aggressive and invasive nature. Brain cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in patients younger than age 35.

The risk of developing pancreatic cancer before the age of 40 is low, but it substantially increases with age, with most patients being diagnosed in their 60s to 80s.

Leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells. There are four major types of leukemia: Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

HOFFMAN REALTY

Early detection can save lives, and mammograms are the most important tool in diagnosing breast cancer. There is no cure for breast cancer, but mammograms can save lives by finding breast cancer as early as possible.

Colon cancer ranks as the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in American men and women, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. If you drink heavily and/or use tobacco products, you may be at risk for colon cancer. Get screened today!

508 Atlantic Ave., Morris (320) 585-4875

Breast Cancer affects mothers, daughters and friends from all walks of life. Help in the ongoing fight against breast cancer by scheduling a mammogram for yourself today! Also, encourage others you know to do the same. Early detection does save lives.

www.hoffmanrlty.com

Colon cancer ranks as the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in American men and women, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. If you drink heavily and/or use tobacco products, you may be at risk for colon cancer. Get screened today!

Multiple myeloma, a cancer of the plasma cells, is an incurable but treatable disease that affects approximately 50,000 Americans.

201 East 6th Street, Morris (320) 589-2161

613 Atlantic Ave., Morris, MN

Plumbing & Heating (320) 589-1006

(320) 589-2972

(320) 585-2326

Kidney cancer affects men almost twice as often as women, most commonly between the ages of 50 and 70. Early diagnosis greatly increases a patient’s chance of survival.

MOHR

519 Atlantic Avenue, Morris

P.O. Box 164, 8 Industrial Blvd., Morris

Breast Cancer affects mothers, daughters and friends from all walks of life. Help in the ongoing fight against breast cancer by scheduling a mammogram for yourself today! Also, encourage others you know to do the same. Early detection does save lives.

Every two minutes, a woman in the United States is diagnosed with breast cancer. In fact, breast cancer is the leading cancer among Caucasian and African American women. Mammography screenings are a woman’s best chance for detecting breast cancer early, so get yours today.

Morris Electronics 1000 Atlantic Avenue, Morris (320) 589-4744

Located at the American Legion in Herman

Leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells. There are four major types of leukemia: Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

Breast Cancer affects mothers, daughters and friends from all walks of life. Help in the ongoing fight against breast cancer by scheduling a mammogram for yourself today! Also, encourage others you know to do the same. Early detection does save lives.

While melanoma may only account for a low percentage of skin cancer cases, it causes the most skin cancer-related deaths.

VALNES WELL DRILLING & WATER CONDITIONING 7 East 5th Street, Morris (320) 589-2102 Every woman should be aware of certain risk factors for developing breast cancer which include growing older, family history of breast cancer, early menstruation age and late-onset menopause.

PO Box 425 (320) 392-5527 888-589-2525 Located at 607 Pacific Ave., Morris

45965 230th Street, Morris (320) 589-4769 Breast cancer affects us all. It affects our mothers, sisters, wives and friends. It affects people of every age, sex and race, and is the leading cancer among white and African American women.

607 Pacific Avenue, Morris

(320) 589-2525 888-589-2525


Cancer Awareness 2012