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By Karla Pomeroy

Two ways to screen for colon cancer

Cancer awareness booth continues today


October 10, 2017

Karla Pomeroy

Wanda Webb of the Wyoming Cancer Resource Servcies office in Cody (right), walks Ron and Twyla Gladson through a "colon" during the Admiral Beverage Medical Center and WCRS cancer awareness event Monday.

WORLAND - The Admiral Beverage Medical Center (ABMC) is partnering with the Wyoming Cancer Coalition and Wyoming Cancer Resource Service for a colon cancer awareness event that began Monday and concludes today.

Linda Hausner, registered nurse for ABMC said she suggested the idea because she wanted to bring awareness to colon cancer and other cancers.

As a breast cancer survivor, awareness of the types of cancers that are out there, as well as awareness of screenings that are available for certain cancers is near to her heart, Hausner said.

The mini health fair and Colon Cancer Awareness eve...

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