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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...

2013-10-01 23:36:18

Company Will Donate a Portion of Profits to Breast Cancer Research Concord, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Home medical alert system company, Bay Alarm Medical (http://www.BayAlarmMedical.com), is partnering with the American Cancer Society to promote breast cancer awareness. Breast cancer is the second leading cancer cause of death among women: almost 12% will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. During Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Bay Alarm Medical is...

2013-10-01 18:00:56

Rates increasing among African-Americans; reasons unclear Breast cancer incidence rates increased slightly among African American women from 2006 to 2010, bringing those rates closer to the historically higher rates among white women, according to a new analysis by American Cancer Society researchers. The explanation behind the rise is unclear. The finding is published in Breast Cancer Statistics, 2013 published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, a peer-reviewed journal of the...


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