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Maine, Minnesota senators want to better promote mammograms

Nov. 07, 2021 10:19 AM EST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Senators from Maine and Minnesota are introducing legislation to better promote preventative health services such as mammograms. Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota said the proposal would also...

Breast cancer survivor sees life differently after diagnosis

Oct. 10, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — Devastating, shocking, scary, unexpected and life-changing are words used to describe a cancer diagnosis. When April Munn received her diagnosis in March 2020, she said it “stopped me in my tracks.” Even though Munn had discovered the lump in...

Minnesota's Klobuchar says she had breast cancer; doing well

Sep. 09, 2021 09:30 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced Thursday that she has been treated for breast cancer that was found in February and the treatment “went well.” Klobuchar, 61, tweeted that the cancer was detected during a routine mammogram, and eventually...