Articles tagged with 'breast' | Kalispell Regional Healthcare

Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (breast)

2020
August
03,
2020
| 15:37 PM America/Denver
On July 30, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) unveiled their new mobile mammography vehicle, Winkley Mobile Mammography, at a ribbon cutting event in Cut Bank. Equipped with up-to-date 3D technology, the new vehicle replaces the Winkley Women’s Cen...
Read more
2019
November
01,
2019
| 15:19 PM America/Denver
Glacier View Plastic Surgery wants to help women feel like themselves. Whether you are interested in lifting, reshaping, reducing, or enhancing your breast shape our board-certified plastic surgeons Drs. Michelle Spring and Michael Hromadka have adva...
Read more
October
22,
2019
| 13:05 PM America/Denver
Even if you feel healthy now, just being a woman and getting older puts you at risk of breast cancer. Finding breast cancer early may save your life.  Know What Normal Is for You The signs of breast cancer are not the same for all women. It is ...
Read more
October
01,
2019
| 09:39 AM America/Denver
Starting on October 5, the Imaging Center at The HealthCenter will now have a mammography clinic featuring screening exams every other Saturday from 8 a.m.- Noon. "We hope that the extended hours will remove barriers to the women in our community who...
Read more
October
01,
2019
| 08:13 AM America/Denver
From the collective heritage shared by family members to the narratives woven within our genes, our bodies are a storybook of information. “Communication is an important preventive step,” explains Erica Case, nurse practitioner at Bass Breast Center,...
Read more
September
27,
2019
| 09:10 AM America/Denver
Glacier View Plastic Surgery invites you to join their Bra Day Block Party on Wednesday, October 16th from 12 - 2 p.m. in celebration of National Breast Reconstruction Day. This social gathering is open to the public and employees alike.    WHE...
Read more
July
16,
2019
| 10:20 AM America/Denver
Tagen Vine, president of the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the organization's initiative to lessen the impact of breast cancer in our community through mobile mammography services. ...
Read more
2018
October
25,
2018
| 07:00 AM America/Denver
Thank you to everyone who attended the sixth annual Pink Me Up! Color Celebration We had 900 runners that fought cancer with fitness and got blasted with tons of color along the way. The biggest hit for the second year in a row was the slip n slid...
Read more
October
08,
2018
| 11:57 AM America/Denver
Glacier View Plastic Surgery invites you to join their Bra Day Block Party on Wednesday, October 17 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. in celebration of National Breast Reconstruction Day. This social gathering is open to the public and employees alike. Click on...
Read more
October
08,
2018
| 08:04 AM America/Denver
Originally published in 406 Woman Magazine, October 2018.  “But you don’t look sick,” replied my sister-in-law when I told her and my other close family members that I had breast cancer. Leanne Roberts had arrived in the British Virgin Islands....
Read more
October
01,
2018
| 10:00 AM America/Denver
Originally published in Montana Woman Magazine, October 2018.  Every month is a great month to talk about healthy living, but October is a particularly good month to focus on breast health. That’s why we’ve prepared a quick overview of 3D mammogra...
Read more
September
26,
2018
| 11:50 AM America/Denver
Listen: Are you ready for Pink Me Up? Carrie Taylor, cancer program coordinator, and Tagen Vine, president of the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation, are interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the upcoming Pink Me Up color celebration, sched...
Read more
August
29,
2018
| 08:05 AM America/Denver
On July 26, Elise Anderes, MD, at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, appeared on KGEZ’s Community Conversations to discuss breast cancer and what new options are available for patients....
Read more
May
07,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/Denver
When most of us think of our childhood, the most prominent figure during that formative time is likely our mother. There are certainly other people that influenced our upbringing, but there are many memories of being sick, injured, sad or challenging...
Read more
April
17,
2018
| 15:54 PM America/Denver
As a result of strong community and foundation support, North Valley Hospital (NVH) has purchased and is currently installing the Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (3D Mammography™) machine in the imaging department at NVH. This project was made possible ...
Read more
January
08,
2018
| 09:09 AM America/Denver
As you may know, October is breast cancer awareness month and pink is the color of choice to help spread awareness and education. By the time November rolls around each year, many of us have worn all the pink clothes in our closet and are ready to ta...
Read more
2017
October
31,
2017
| 14:00 PM America/Denver
By Daily Inter Lake reporter Mackenzie Reiss Muffie Thomson got cancer for Christmas. The year was 1992 and she was 38 years old. A few weeks back, she’d felt a lump. It was about the size of a Jolly Rancher and had the consistency of one too. ...
Read more
October
24,
2017
| 16:06 PM America/Denver
When Trina Freese developed breast cancer at just 32, she was terrified but found a way to turn her trial into a triumph. Trina's story exemplifies why Halt Cancer at X is passionate about supporting both national cancer research and local resourc...
Read more
October
17,
2017
| 13:00 PM America/Denver
By Kay Burt Beverly Day isn’t sure why she neglected getting mammograms over the years. She had a busy work schedule, for one, and a mammogram was an easy thing to put off. There were financial burdens, too, and the confusion of changing health ca...
Read more
October
12,
2017
| 10:00 AM America/Denver
On October 12, Melissa Hulvat, MD, and Amanda Beer, MD, appeared on KGEZ's Community Conversations to discuss breast health and mammography for Breast Cancer Awareness Month....
Read more
August
01,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/Denver
By Shannon Freix On October 1, 1997, the phone rings at the home of Mae Stubbs. She answers and the radiologist in the white lab coat she met a couple days prior is on the other end. “I’m sorry to tell you that the biopsy came back positive for...
Read more
July
17,
2017
| 16:00 PM America/Denver
The North Valley Hospital Foundation is honored to announce a gift of $150,000 made by the Broussard family to the fundraising efforts to bring 3D Mammography™ to North Valley Hospital. Jerome, his wife Beth, and daughters Sarah and Rebecca committed...
Read more
2016
November
04,
2016
| 07:00 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) now offers a noninvasive technique to reduce the risk of future heart disease for women with left-sided breast cancer undergoing radiation treatment. The technique is named deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH) and r...
Read more