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2013-09-25 23:04:09

Cancer Support Community and partnering organizations create Cancer Insurance Checklist to empower thousands touched by cancer as Affordable Care Act implementation continues. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 The Cancer Support Community and a group of 18 partnering cancer and patient advocacy organizations launched today the Cancer Insurance Checklist, a new resource to help people with cancer, a history of cancer, or at risk for cancer choose insurance plans in the new...

2013-09-20 23:04:08

MediaPlanet partners with USA today to distribute ‘the future of cancer care & survivorship’. Cross-platform special section celebrates advancements within oncology, and provides readers with insight about the future of the disease. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 With constant developments being made in the field of medical and technologic research, the diagnosis and treatment of cancer continues to constantly improve. Mediaplanet’s 2013 edition of ‘The Future of...

2013-09-19 23:34:20

CancerConnect, America’s leading social network for cancer patients and their loved ones, today proudly announced the addition of a new member to its growing team. Jamie Reno, the longtime Newsweek correspondent and three-time survivor of Stage IV cancer, has joined the online network as a consultant, feature writer and patient advocate. Ketchum/Sun Valley, ID (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 CancerConnect, America’s leading social network for cancer patients and their loved ones, today...

Crisis Looming For Cancer Care In The US
2013-09-11 05:17:37

[ Watch the Video: US Cancer Care System Is In Crisis ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Delivery of cancer care in the US is facing a crisis due to the aging population, increased demand and rising costs of treatment, a shrinking oncology work force and the complexity of the disease, according to a new Institute of Medicine report released on Monday. According to the report, the cancer incidence rate is expected to increase 45 percent (from 1.6 million new...

2013-09-05 23:28:26

myHeart, yourHands is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating and equipping cancer survivors and healthcare providers regarding the potential late effects of cancer treatment. Johns Creek, GA (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, myHeart, yourHands has launched phase one of its Indiegogo campaign entitled Second, Second Chance (http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/second-second-chance) in an effort to raise funding to produce a documentary piece...

2013-08-27 23:00:16

Objective and well-written, Donna Handy Hussey’s “His Mercy Endureth” also has a quiet strength which will help others, especially cancer patients, to hurdle their medical conditions, and even survive them. North Plainfield, N.J. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Written as a memoir, His Mercy Endureth describes the writer’s difficulties following her diagnosis of a rare cancer, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Donna Handy Hussey, herself a nursing professional, suddenly found herself becoming...


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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.
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