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Moving forward

Exercise helps keep a body healthy and lowers risk of some diseases. For women with cancer, physical activity can do many things, including control weight, improve mood, boost energy, increase sleep and be fun and social—as long as exercise is done safely.

3-D nipple tattooing

When she started in the tattoo business 14 years ago, Lauren Gibler never thought she would be tattooing 3-D nipples on her clients.

Sarah Butler | Brave & Beautiful Stark County Women 2017

For Sarah, the joy to recovering her health has reached the other side. With support from her family, Mercy Medical Center and the students she serves at Jackson Local Schools, Butler, a monitor at Jackson Middle School and for the school’s bus system, completed her treatments in April.

Thank You | Brave & Beautiful

Our greatest gratitude goes to Mercy Medical Center, who, for the third year, has made this crucial publication possible. Mercy is committed to helping you take charge of your breast health, offering comprehensive screening and diagnostic services for women and men through a coordinated approach of an interdisciplinary team of radiologists, surgeons, pathologists, nurses and technologists.