Latest Susan G. Komen for the Cure Stories

2013-05-04 23:01:47

Thomas R. Shafer & Lori R. Mason, Farmers Insurance Agents (http://www.farmersagent.com/tshafer), announce that partner Tom Shafer has received one of this year´s Red Cross Hero of the Heartland awards. Ottumwa, IA (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 Thomas Shafer, an insurance agent, was nominated this year for his numerous community contributions. Shafer is known around town for giving back and has lived in the Ottumwa community for the last 33 years, raising his children there and starting his...

2013-04-29 23:02:44

LeadHub, a San Antonio-based Internet marketing company, sponsored the 2013 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 For the second straight year, LeadHub, an Internet marketing company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, was a sponsor of the Susan G. Komen San Antonio Race for the Cure. LeadHub sponsored the second mile of the annual 5K and also produced a video featuring San Antonio´s mayor thanking everyone who took part in the Race for the Cure....

2013-04-29 23:02:39

Elmer's One Hour Air again was a proud sponsor of the Susan G. Komen San Antonio Race for the Cure. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 Elmer´s One Hour Air, a San Antonio air conditioning and heating company, was proud to be part of the 2013 Susan G. Komen San Antonio Race for the Cure. In all, more than 25,000 took part in the race, which raised more than $1 million for breast cancer research and treatment. Elmer´s One Hour Air is closely connected to the fight against...

2013-03-05 12:09:03

Home may be where the heart is, but where you live could affect your health. “Regardless of geographic location, women who live in high poverty areas or are uninsured are at greatest risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer at a later stage,” said lead author Kevin Henry, Department of Geography, University of Utah. A team of scientists was assembled by the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) to examine breast cancer stage at diagnosis among...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.