Latest American Cancer Society Stories

2013-10-15 23:31:55

Committed to a holistic approach to pain management, The Giving Tree Wellness Centers takes action against breast cancer while offering medical marijuana and other treatment to Arizona residents. North Phoenix and South Mesa, Arizona (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The Giving Tree Wellness Center, with locations in North Phoenix and Mesa, is a leading alternative healing center and medical marijuana dispensary committed to "making strides" against breast cancer. Staff, patients,...

2013-10-15 23:28:03

J Wedge donates $2 to the American Cancer Society for every pink J Wedge sold in October. Wichita, KS (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 39,620 American women will die from breast cancer in 2013. In an effort to educate women and raise funds for cancer research, October was named National Breast Cancer Awareness Month over 25 years ago. J Wedge owners Mike and Carolyn Janzen are excited to announce that throughout the month of October, the...

2013-10-11 23:04:30

Oasis will once again be a proud sponsor and participant in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk, taking place on October 20th, 2013 at Central Park in Manhattan, NY. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 New York’s Oasis Day Spa is embarking on yet another philanthropic venture, taking their healing practices beyond “skin-deep”. Continuing their relationship with the American Cancer Society, Oasis will once again be a proud sponsor and participant in the Making Strides...

2013-10-05 23:01:10

The Steven and Le Ann Cyr Family Charitable Fund have become sponsors of the Teed-Off At Cancer event. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 The Cyr Family is big on children! They just recently opened the Children’s Orthopaedic and Spine Institute in order to bring the best doctors to help children’s needs. The Steven and Le Ann Cyr Family Charitable Fund was approached through their hospital about the Teed-Off At Cancer organization. An organized charity golf event in support to...

2013-10-04 23:02:47

Worldwide Promotion Benefits American Cancer Society of Central Florida Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Kellyco Metal Detectors, the world’s oldest and largest metal detector retailer, today announced a digital promotion and public awareness campaign entitled “Inspect & Detect”, calling on public support for early inspection and detection of breast cancer coinciding with National Breast Cancer Awareness month. The campaign will be promoted through various Kellyco...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'