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2014-07-10 12:30:19

"Individual Treatments, Shared Experiences" Offers New 3-Track Format to Meet Specific Needs PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC), the national education and support organization, has opened registration for its 22(nd) annual fall conference, to be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Breast Cancer Today: Individual Treatments, Shared Experiences will feature programming developed in collaboration...

2013-09-09 23:18:54

Living Essentials continues to support breast cancer causes with the introduction of a new, limited edition, specially marked raspberry flavor of 5-hour ENERGY®. Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Living Essentials continues to support breast cancer causes with the introduction of a new, limited edition, specially marked raspberry flavor of 5-hour ENERGY®. From now through December 31, 2013, Living Essentials, LLC (the distributor of 5-hour ENERGY® shots) will...

2010-01-06 07:04:00

New guide reflects changes in treatment options, post-treatment care, and the authors' own personal experience PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve years ago, breast oncologist Dr. Marisa Weiss and her mother, Ellen Weiss, wrote the indispensable and highly acclaimed survivors' guide, Living Beyond Breast Cancer. A decade later, they embarked on a two-year long research effort to completely update this resource - now titled Living Well Beyond Breast Cancer: A Survivor's...

2009-03-23 16:18:00

Bill Calls for National Educational Campaign to Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer for Young Women Most at Risk WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Young Survival Coalition and Living Beyond Breast Cancer applaud Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) for introducing legislation that highlights the breast cancer risks facing young women under the age of 40. The "Breast Cancer Education and Awareness Requires Learning Young Act of 2009," introduced today, calls for $9...

2009-01-12 07:30:00

Healthcare Experts Will Share Latest Breast Cancer Information at the Only International Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer DALLAS, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An expected 800 young breast cancer survivors, caregivers and medical professionals from around the world will get the latest information on breast cancer in pre-menopausal women from some of the nation's top experts at the 9th Annual Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer Feb. 27-March 1 at the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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