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2014-08-26 23:14:29

Reigning Fundraising Champions Issue Battle Cry to Fairfield County Runners, Walkers and Riders: Join Forces and Make Every Mile Count Against Childhood Cancer Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The freshly renamed “Warriors for a Cure” are challenging all of Fairfield County – including Norwalk, Wilton, Fairfield, Westport and more – to join their winning team and log more than 10,000 miles in the 2014 Alex’s Million Mile - Run. Walk. Ride. to raise funds and awareness for...

2014-08-26 23:09:41

The Circuelle Foundation wants women to know the importance of breast self-exams. Sarasota, Fla. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Circuelle™ Foundation announces a partnership with Wine Women & Shoes® to support women’s health and the charitable organizations Wine Women & Shoes help nationwide. The two companies have similar missions for women and giving back to community organizations. “Supporting these charitable events is a natural fit for Circuelle,” Melissa...

2014-08-26 08:31:37

-Stripes Celebrates Tomorrows - $500,000 Fundraising Goal CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stripes® Convenience Stores has announced a new alliance with The University of Texas MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital to help kids with cancer. During Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, Stripes will launch its newest in-store fundraising campaign called "Stripes Stores Celebrates Tomorrows" beginning on September 1. The campaign goal of $500,000 will help save...

2014-08-26 08:30:47

Names Wayne Saville, M.D., Vice President, Clinical Development, and Mary Rose Keller Vice President, Clinical Operations SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tocagen Inc. today announced Wayne Saville, M.D., has been named vice president, clinical development, and Mary Rose Keller has been named vice president, clinical operations. "As we advance Toca 511 & Toca FC into late-stage registration studies, we are expanding our clinical team with individuals who have deep...

2014-08-26 08:28:24

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liner notes of several early Grateful Dead albums posed the eternal questions: "Who are you? Where are you?" At Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events(TM) participants are exploring these questions. In an environment where the collective theme is music, best characterized as "jam-band" influenced, "Wall Street-ers" and other financial types harmonize: They create a blend between their love of music and targeted networking resulting in golden...

2014-08-25 08:28:04

SAN PEDRO, Calif., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For months now, patients and advocates (including Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (Ret.)) have been entreating former Secretary Shinseki and Under Secretary Petzel to simply notify patients and doctors within the vast VA network of the world-class treatment available to veterans suffering from mesothelioma as a result of service-related asbestos exposure. About a year ago, the VA Medical Center in West Los Angeles, California...

2014-08-24 12:20:34

CINCINNATI, Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An international research team reports in Nature Medicine a novel molecular pathway that causes an aggressive form of medulloblastoma, and suggests repurposing an anti-depressant medication to target the new pathway may help combat one of the most common brain cancers in children. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110406/MM79025LOGO The multi-institutional group, led by scientists at Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute (CBDI)...

2014-08-22 04:21:25

LUGANO, Switzerland, August 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), the leading pan-European organisation representing medical oncologists, announced the names of outstanding individuals receiving the Society's esteemed annual awards, to be presented during the ESMO 2014 Congress, on 26 September, in Madrid. Carsten Bokemeyer will receive the ESMO Award...

2014-08-20 23:10:53

Early this fall CHAMPS Oncology will hold three cancer registry education sessions for their 40-plus staff members in Cleveland, Columbus and Indianapolis. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Early this fall CHAMPS Oncology will hold three cancer registry education sessions for their 40-plus staff members in Cleveland, Columbus and Indianapolis. These regional cancer registry education sessions will emphasize the importance of providing quality cancer registry data and information as...

2014-08-20 12:22:43

Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Pierce Brosnan, Jennifer Aniston, Halle Berry, Jon Hamm, Kiefer Sutherland, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell, Mark Harmon, Rob Lowe, Eric Stonestreet, Danny McBride, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and More Among Stars To Be Featured in One-Hour Broadcast, with Special Performances by The Who, Jennifer Hudson, Lupe Fiasco & Common, Ariana Grande, and Dave Matthews Stars Will Reach Out to Supporters from On-Stage Digital Lounge Hosted by Katie Couric --"We're...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.