Latest Race for the Cure Stories

2008-12-11 10:10:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Advocacy Alliance today applauded the selection of former Senator Tom Daschle to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services and director of the White House Office of Health Reform.

2008-12-09 10:22:00

New World Cancer Report Released by IARC; U.S. Groups List Six Critical Steps the New U.S. Administration Can Take ATLANTA, Dec.

2008-12-04 16:27:00

DALLAS, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Two researchers who translate math into better patient care and one scientist focused on stopping breast cancer in its tracks are this year's winners of the Komen Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in basic research and clinical research.

2008-10-17 12:00:25

KUMASI, Ghana, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Ghana President John Kufuor today dedicated the city's new hopeXchange Medical Center, a high quality diagnostic and treatment facility with special focus on breast cancer.

2008-10-17 12:00:25

Determined to fast track research into help for breast cancer patients who can't wait, Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) is distributing an unprecedented $100 million in grants to American and international scientists this year alone, the organization announced in unveiling its 2008 grants portfolio.

2008-10-01 09:00:09

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever "Know Your L-Dex" (Lymphedema Index) awareness campaign is set for kick-off this week as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month activities. At Susan G.

2008-09-30 12:00:48

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- One in four women in San Diego County are not being screened for breast cancer and are at risk for developing the deadly disease, according to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Diego.

2008-09-23 12:00:51

Advanced Breast Care Specialists announces the formation of their Race Team, "Girlfriends with Gratitude" for the 17th annual Komen Orange County Race for the Cure(R) to be held Sunday, September 28, 2008 in Newport Beach, CA.

2008-09-12 15:00:21

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines, the world's largest airline, and Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R), the world's largest breast cancer organization, today rolled out the largest and last of eight aircraft that display the special co-branded pink-ribbon motif.

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