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2012-12-09 05:03:42

With the launch of his new website, PeopleBeatingCancer.org, cancer survivor David Emerson is helping the fight against cancer one post at a time. The new website provides cancer survivors and their caregivers with critical information and a location to discuss living with cancer and various treatments. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) December 07, 2012 As a cancer survivor,People Beating Cancer(PBC) director David Emerson knows how important it is to be able to find information about cancer...

2012-10-05 14:33:05

More than 40 percent of older breast cancer survivors are insufficiently active after leaving a supervised program. But new research shows that those women who developed behavioral skills such as self-confidence and motivation during their program were far more likely to continue exercising on their own. Regular exercise may reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence and breast cancer-related mortality, experts say, making it crucial to effectively target breast cancer survivors who do...

2012-10-01 23:03:41

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Pure-Ecommerce's is giving away one of its business-in-a-box solutions, http://www.stylishteeshirts.com, to a breast cancer survivor. Cary, NC (PRWEB) October 01, 2012 In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Pure-Ecommerce.com plans to give a breast cancer survivor the opportunity to own their own turnkey internet business. Founder and CEO Jennifer Varner, who is a three-year breast cancer survivor, “hopes to show others fighting this...

2012-09-24 15:24:17

Many survivors of adolescent and young adult cancers avoid routine medical care because it's too expensive, despite the fact that most have health insurance. That is the conclusion of a new study published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. The results indicate that expanding insurance coverage for young cancer survivors may be insufficient to safeguard their long-term health without efforts to reduce their medical cost burdens. Medical care in...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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