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2014-10-17 23:00:13

Decisive Health bests 751 entries from around the world at finale event in Austin Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Decisive Health’s Treatment Explorer won the LIVESTRONG Foundation’s inaugural Big C competition’s $25,000 grand prize at a finale event Friday night in front of a crowd of 500 supporters and innovators gathered at Austin Music Hall. Headquartered in San Francisco, the patient-centric tool matches cancer patients’ and survivors’ lifestyles with the best...

2014-10-14 23:11:32

There are nearly 400,000 teenagers and adults in America who are childhood cancer survivors, according to the “Cancer Facts and Figures 2014” from the American Cancer Society (ACS). Each is unique, their names and faces etched in the hearts of their medical caregivers; their stories providing encouragement to other children journeying through cancer treatment. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Many young survivors are finding continued hope and help through The National...

2014-10-14 23:07:43

Project connects cancer patients with local companies donating services to match their greatest need Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 MyLifeLine.org Cancer Foundation has been connecting cancer patients with their family and friends for over seven years and this month, in honor of breast cancer awareness and all people affected by cancer, they are connecting patients with businesses that can fulfill their greatest needs. Throughout the month of October cancer patients will be...

2014-10-11 23:01:38

The sorority of breast and ovarian cancer survivors will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 Joanie’s Sisters in Support, a sorority of breast and ovarian cancer survivors, will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, 1044 Belmont Ave. A panel of survivors will address various cancer-related topics. There will also be time to socialize, meet new...

2014-09-30 12:30:30

The Brand Will Support Awareness through a Multi-Channel Campaign Beginning September 29th COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lane Bryant, the nation's leading women's specialty size apparel retailer, has announced that they will partner with the American Cancer Society to support Breast Cancer Awareness through a synergistic campaign during the month of October. Throughout the campaign, Lane Bryant clients will be encouraged to make a difference in the fight against the...

2014-09-30 08:31:34

30 percent incur more than $10,000 of debt battling the disease CARMEL, Ind., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority (62%) of America's middle-income cancer survivors say they were not financially prepared for cancer diagnosis and treatment, according to a new study released by the Washington National Institute for Wellness Solutions (IWS). The study - Insights from Survivors: Managing the Personal, Emotional and Financial Impact of Cancer - surveyed 400 Americans who were 25 to 65 at...

2014-09-29 23:08:36

Competitors looking to change the way the world lives with cancer; Winner to be selected at Oct. 17 Big C competition finale event in Austin, Texas Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The LIVESTRONG Foundation’s inaugural Big C competition has reached its final stage, choosing five final ventures from more than 750 entries from around the world, all of whom aim to change the way the world lives with cancer. The final five projects demonstrate a flair for creative solutions, along...

2014-09-25 23:09:51

Grammy and Tony Nominated Broadway Star, Ovarian Cancer Survivor, and NOCC National Spokesperson Will Attend the NOCC Long Island Chapter's 8th Annual Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer®, on Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Belmont Lake State Park, in North Babylon Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Grammy and Tony Award Nominee, Valisia LeKae, was starring in the Broadway role of a lifetime, playing Diana Ross in “MOTOWN THE MUSICAL.” Then Valisia was...

2014-09-18 23:02:53

Joanie's Sisters in Support, sponsored by Humility of Mary Health Partners, joins women in their battles against breast and ovarian cancers. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Throughout their lives, sisters support each other. They encourage each other, cheer each other on, celebrate their achievements and accomplishments together, and lend helping hands. They share tears and laughter, heartache and joy. Joanie’s Sisters in Support, a support sorority, does all of that and...

2014-09-18 08:20:45

Hyundai Nonprofit Donates a Total of $9M to 36 U.S. Children's Oncology Group Hospitals and Research Institutions during September's National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month; Nonprofit Announces $87 million in Research Funding in Support of Childhood Cancer Research and Programs by Year-end /PRNewswire/ -- September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month - a time to bring awareness to childhood cancer and recognize the young lives impacted by the disease. While pediatric cancer is...


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