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Routt County in photos: Oct. 14, 2012

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Julie Isaacs, the Women's Imaging Coordinator at Yampa Valley Medical Center, stands at one of the hospital's mammography reading work stations. Isaacs said YVMC's new digital mammography machine is one of the many advancements in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment available in the Yampa Valley.

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New technology, treatment options aid in local fight against breast cancer

The medical network in place to detect and treat breast cancer in the Yampa Valley is vast, and it is growing. Medicines have become more targeted. New surgeons and radiologists have arrived in town. And the fight is staying closer to home.


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