Highland News Leader

Breast cancer survivor to speak at hospital event in Highland

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland would like to invite area cancer patients and their families and friends to a presentation “What Helped Me Get Through It,” given by a local breast cancer survivor on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. in the hospital’s Sullivan Conference Room.

Her story reflects her experience with being in her 50s and dealing with the physical and emotional struggles of receiving chemotherapy and undergoing surgical intervention throughout her two-year journey to survivorship.

Information on services provided at the hospital for cancer patients and through the American Cancer Society will also be provided.

Contact Deb Elledge, R.N., nurse navigator at 651-2885 for more details.