Teresa Faust, Nisswa, founder of the ovarian cancer support group Team Teal of the North, and Jo Quam, Lake Shore, member of Team Teal of the North, represented the Nisswa/Brainerd lakes area as an exhibitor at the 2013 Wellness & Lifestyle Women & Girls Expo on Feb. 23 at Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids.
Team Teal of the North is a support group that is sponsored by the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MOCA, mnovarian.org).
In addition to providing support to those who have or have had ovarian cancer and their family and friends, Team Teal of the North promotes awareness and education regarding ovarian cancer at various health and wellness-related events.
The Team Teal of the North support group meets quarterly. For more information, contact Teresa Faust, local area spokesperson/volunteer and ovarian cancer survivor, at 218-963-9566.