Women Support Groups

Dr. Mabel Mardones at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers

What to expect after a breast cancer diagnosis

by Dr. Mabel Mardones | photos by Farrah Jobling

If you or someone you love receives a breast cancer diagnosis, figuring out what to do next can seem overwhelming. Breast specialist, medical oncologist and hematologist Dr. Mabel Mardones at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers™ offers this professional advice.

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Maegan Brundage, gynecologic oncologist Dr. Jeffrey James, Sky Ridge

Maegan Brundage

by Jeannette Moninger

Ovarian cancer took her fertility and a kidney, but one remarkable surgery saved her leg and her life.

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Infusion Services at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree

Cancer Survivor on a Mission to Color Out Cancer

by Jeannette Moninger

When patients come to Infusion Services at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree, they are greeted by vibrant, uplifting sayings hand-colored by patient Marianne Dahl. A resident of Golden, Dahl was diagnosed with stage 3 endometrial cancer and clear cell carcinoma of the cervix last June....

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Cancer Support Groups

by Kris Scott | Research by Hannah Metzger

The Denver metro area is full of places and people that bring comfort, compassion and encouragement to someone whose life has been touched by cancer — whether patient, survivor or caregiver. The following is a solid but incomplete list of south metro Denver resources for those affected by cancer....

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Colorado Women Cancer Resource, Group Support

Support groups for women cancer survivors

by Wendy Holliday-Bledsoe

Breast Cancer “Friends for Life” Support Group Share stories, hopes and fears about our breast cancer experiences and treatment options. Cherry Hills Community Church 3900 Grace Blvd, Highlands Ranch 303-888-3627 Breast Cancer Support Group All patients at all stages of treatment and...

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Genetic Experts Important to Breast Cancer Team

by Andrea Juarez

Women who are diagnosed with breast cancer are faced with a myriad of information and decisions from how to treat the cancer to whether to have breast reconstruction. They rely on the expertise of health professionals to guide their decisions.

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Julie Aigner-Clark, Baby Einstein

Lessons in Survival with Julie Aigner-Clark

by Kristen Bason

Best known for her creation of Baby Einstein, Julie Aigner-Clark is sometimes called the original “mompreneur.” In 2001, exactly five years, 30 children’s books, 10 videos, and six music albums later, Clark sold Baby Einstein to The Walt Disney Company. The sale allowed her to regroup and...

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