Newsletters

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Newsletter Articles Supplement
 Fall Newsletter 2020

Your Belief Gave Me Time to Live - Jen Hildreth's Story

Brand New FREE Wellness Resources to Share with People You Know from National Breast Cancer Foundation

 Spring 2020 Newsletter

The Halley Family copes with breast cancer
Brenda, Warmliner during COVID-19
Vacation Raffle with clip-out coupon

 Fall 2019 Newsletter

From Breast Cancer Patient to Warmline Volunteer
How to Help When Someone Has Cancer

 Spring 2019 Newsletter

Untethered By JB and Rose Gale-Zoellick
Strong & Empowered: Moving Beyond Treatment by Brenda Elvine-Kreis and Rose Gale-Zoellick
Tax Free Giving by Carolyn Lehman

 Fall 2018 Newsletter

Personalized Medicine by Mary Meengs, MD
The Power of Support & Camaraderie is Mighty by Madelin Amir & Rose Gale-Zoellick
Giving Back Painlessly by Suzi Hendry

 Spring 2018 Newsletter

A Journey Through Fear by Mary Meengs, MD
The Power of Bearing Witness by Brenda Elvine-Kreis, MA
2017 Impact Report

 Fall 2017 Newsletter

20th Anniversary Issue
BGHP Story told by founder, Julie Ohnemus, MD
Photos from a few celebratory events

 Spring 2017 Newsletter

Telling  By Mary Meengs, MD
Young Breast Cancer Survivors:  Becoming a Wounded Healer  By Brenda Elvine-Kreis
BGHP is celebrating our 20th Anniversary

 Fall 2016 Newsletter

Genetic Risk for Breast or Gynecologic Cancer
Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study Results
Fall Concert 2016

 Spring 2016 Newsletter

Genes, Genetic and Genomics
Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study Forums
Outreach sites in Fortuna and Garberville

 Fall 2015 Newsletter

Exercise Oncology
Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study
Favorite Websites

 Spring 2015 Newsletter

Lymphedema
Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study

 Fall 2014 Newsletter

New Name and New Look for the Breast and GYN Health Project
Grant looks at Humboldt County's Breast Cancer Mortality
GYN Gal Story

 Spring 2014 Newsletter

Status of Intraductal Approach to Breast Cancer Study by Ellen Mahoney, MD
Vacation Raffle 2014
Client Roundtable Provides Feedback
Warmliners - The Heart of the Project by Mary Meengs, MD
Spotlight on Eel River Valley Outreach Center
RN Breast Health Navigation

 Fall 2013 Newsletter

The Toll of Treatment
13th Annual Fall Concert
HCBHP Awarded Breast Health Navigation Grant
Fortuna Support Makes a Difference

 Spring 2013 Newsletter

Anti-Antioxidants
Advanced Cancer & Advanced Group
Remembering Four Women
Vacation Raffle
Fortuna Outreach Expansion
Strategic Planning
Integrative Wellness Fund

 Fall 2012 Newsletter

How the Project's Support Groups Began by Julie Ohnemus, MD
The Value of Support Groups by Mary Mengs
The Uninvited Recurring Dream by Missy Gruen
Nicole Nada's "Cancer Kicking" Experience

 Spring 2012 Newsletter

Reflection - Past, Present, Forward by Julie Ohnemus, MD
New Dimensions of Eating Right by Julie Ohnemus, MD
Being Young & Diagnosed with Cancer by Brenda Elvine-Kreis
Resources for Families with Children by Brenda Elvine-Kreis

 Fall 2011 Newsletter

2011: Pivotal Year in Cervical Cancer Screening By Julie Ohnemus, MD
HCBHP's Life-Giving Gynecologic Cancer Support Group By Linda Serrano
Want to Help Save a Life? By Mary Meengs, MD
Stepping Into a Process By Lisa Slack

 Spring 2011 Newsletter

Healing - Being Fully Human by Julie Ohnemus, MD
Making Peace with Uncertainty by Mary Meengs, MD
Thoughts on Healthy Survivorship by Brenda Elvin-Kreis

 Fall 2010 Newsletter

Healing Is... by Mary Meengs
Healing Is... by Julie Ohnemus, MD
Mad River Hospital Supports HCBHP Patient Navigation
Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Are Passionate Educators

 Spring 2010 Newsletter

Ask Dr. Julie
Surprise Diagnosis
"Warmline" Volunteers

Supplement
 Fall 2009 Newsletter

Ask Dr. Julie
A Couple's Journey
Volunteering with Vicky & Lindsey

Supplement
 April 2009 Newsletter

New Thinking About Osteoporosis
Bone Health & Cancer Treatment: A Juggling Act
Kay Thorton-Fitts

Supplement
 September 2008 Newsletter

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness
GYN Girls - Gynecologic Cancer Support Group
Breast Cancer 2008 and Beyond
2nd Opinions

Supplement
 May 2008 Newsletter

DCIS & A Research Study in Humboldt County
8th Annual WeCAN Seminar
Ione M. Ellis
Guy's Night

 January 2008 Newsletter

Personalized Cancer Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities in Breast Cancer Therapy in 2007 and Beyond

 September 2007 Newsletter

10 Years of HCBHP
Maria Carrillo

 June 2007 Newsletter

Cancer as a Family Experience

 January 2007 Newsletter

Prevention of Cervical Cancer
Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Individualizing Breast Cancer Decisions

 September 2006 Newsletter

Raloxifene vs. Tamoxifen as PREVENTION of Breast Cancer
Reflections After 10 Years
Witnessing the Journey

 January 2006 Newsletter

"Tell Me the Truth in the Most Optimistic Way"
Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

 Summer 2005 Newsletter

The Two-Edge Sword - The Power of Communication
The Humboldt Breast Medicine Project
WeCAN

 Winter 2005 Newsletter

The Up-dated Role of AIs in Breast Cancer and more...

 Fall 2004 Newsletter

GYN Special Edition
Regarding Ovarian Cancer, CA-125 and Ultrasound

 Spring 2004 Newsletter

Overweight, Obesity and Cancer?
The Agonizing Dilemma of Decision Making
WeCAN Training
They're H.O.T. - Helping Latina Women

 Winter 2004 Newsletter

A Change in Standard of Care? Letrozole after Tamoxifen for Breast Cancer
Cancer in Younger Women

 Fall 2003 Newsletter

The Rope Burns of Cancer and Beyond

 Summer 2003 Newsletter

American Society of Clinical Oncology Conference 2003
Traditional Medicine and Cancer: An Integrative Approach
The Prayer Wheel - A Way to Pray (exerpt from Prayer in Psychotherapy)

 Spring 2003 Newsletter

The Latest in Breast Health and Breast Cancer
Nutrition and Cancer Part 2
The Consultation Planning Process
Recent Recommendations on CAM

 Winter 2003 Newsletter

Nutrition and Cancer Part 1
Do's and Don'ts: My friend or loved one has cancer... What should I say? What should I do?

 Fall 2002 Newsletter

Questions Surrounding Hormonal Replacement Therapy
The Women's Health Initiative, New Facts About: ESTROGEN / PROGESTIN HORMONE THERAPY

 Spring 2002 Newsletter

Risk Reduction - Melatonin and Breast Health
Patient Navigation
The Latest Mammography Debate
Help from Afar, Part II

 Fall 2001 Newsletter

Breast Health & Risk Reduction
Help from Afar, Part I

 Summer 2001 Newsletter

Risk Assessment in Early-Stage Breast Cancer

 Spring 2001 Newsletter

What We Actually Know About Adjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer in 2000
Mindful Menopause - Urogenital Atrophy
Virginia Marie Higgins

 Fall/Winter 2000 Newsletter

Ductal Lavage
Her2 Testing

 Spring 2000 Newsletter

?Consensus on treatment of DCIS?
Baby Boomers Move into the Pause
What can patients do to prepare themselves for surgery?

 Fall 1999 Newsletter

Breast Cancer and Hormone Therapy
Overview: Breast Cancer in 1999
A Time to Find Meaning

 Summer 1999 Newsletter

Tamoxifen as Breast Cancer Prevention? - The P-1 Trial: Proceed with Caution
Media, Money and Medicine: Tamoxifen Redux
Make Tomatoes Your Main Squeeze
Cancer and the Search for Meaning