Lymphedema is a common but not well-known side effect of treatment for breast cancer. BayCare offers therapy for lymphedema which causes swelling in the body after treatment for breast cancer and other illnesses.
In September, Sr. Mary McNally is marking her 60th year as a Franciscan Sister of Allegany (N.Y.). Her dedication to the order and St. Anthony’s Hospital mirrors that of the Franciscan sisters who founded the St. Petersburg hospital.
In 1984, the St. Anthony’s Triathlon started with about 600 competitors. Today, thousands flock to downtown St. Petersburg to swim, bike and run along the waterfront in one of the oldest triathlon events in the country.