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Archive for November, 2013

Couple Battles Cancer, Finds Strong Support From Family

For 48 years, James and Pat Taylor have relied on each other and their family as a support system, and that was especially true when Pat was diagnosed with breast cancerjust 18 months after the end of  her husband’s prostate cancertreatment. Their very large, close-knit family – which includes nine children, five of whom were adopted, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren – gave them both a reason to fight. (more…)

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