Tag Archives: breast cancer

Conroy calls for study of breast cancer rate

HARTFORD — State Rep. Theresa Conroy (D-105) has introduced legislation to commission a study of breast cancer rates in Connecticut. Conroy became aware that the state ranks number two in…

Sen. Crisco hosting breast cancer specialist

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) will host Taiwanese breast cancer specialist Dr. Pai-Jung Huang at the Capitol next week. Huang is Medical Director of the Taipei…

Naugatuck resident Debbie Wilcox sits with her granddaughter Madison. Wilcox, the borough’s former dog warden, was diagnosed with lung cancer last fall and her daughter formed a team to participate in the Relay for Life of Cheshire June 10 to June 11.

Walking for a cure

For more than 20 years, Debbie Wilcox served Naugatuck as the borough’s dog warden until her retirement last July. Now, Wilcox’s daughter, Kelly Mento-Wilcox, is reaching out to the Naugatuck…

Dig Pink Night celebrates survivors

The Naugatuck volleyball team provides a platform for breast cancer survivors and helps raise money for those battling the disease.