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Sheri Dew goes public with a message of the importance of annual mammograms

Latter-day Saint women and others around the globe have listened to and read her words for decades, but never once has Sheri Dew publicly mentioned she had breast cancer.

Her confident and collected demeanor always kept her on task and the inspirational author and CEO of Deseret Book never let the disease get her down.

On Friday, however, 57-year-old Dew regaled an audience of breast cancer survivors and their families at Intermountain's Janice Beesley Hartvigsen Breast Care Center, with her story of early detection, denial, a single surgical treatment and the ongoing maintenance with which she is more than willing to comply.

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