Hospitals team up for cancer survivor event

By  | 
View Map

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Three local hospitals are teaming home to host a statewide cancer survivor forum.

Marshfield Clinic, Mayo Clinic Health System and HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital are joining together to host "Life in Balance" which is an event dedicated to cancer survivors and their families.

The free event will be held June 8 at the Florian Gardens in Eau Claire.

One organizer says the event is a time for people who have been affected by cancer to come together.

"Anyone that has been touched by cancer of family members that have been touched by cancer we encourage network and support and a time for people to learn things and come together,” said Barb Eidah, Mayo Clinic Health System.

If you would like to sign up for the event Click Here

The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from the viewers but we are not obligated to post comments we feel inappropriate or violate our guidelines. Here are some of the criteria you should follow when posting comments:

Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. Children and families visit this site. We will delete comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.

We will delete all comments using hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our web site.

Comments should not attack other readers personally.

We will delete comments we deem offensive, in bad taste, or out of bounds. We are not obligated to post comments that are rude or insensitive.

We do not edit user-submitted comments.

As a host WEAU 13 News welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However, we have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason WEAU 13 News reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus