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Latest Susan G. Komen for the Cure Stories

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...

2013-02-03 23:01:46

College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving West Palm Beach, South Florida´s premier moving and junk removal service, has become the official logistic´s sponsor for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in West Palm Beach West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 The Susan G. Komen is well-known as a symbol of hope to women struggling with and surviving breast cancer. They are currently the largest non-government funding source of breast cancer research. Their Race for...

2013-01-17 23:01:15

Northwest Ohio's chapter of Susan G. Komen For The Cure is 1 of the 15 charities participating in The Chuck Boyk Challenge. Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) January 17, 2013 The Chuck Boyk Challenge is a charity event that is ongoing until February 14th. The Chuck Boyk Challenge aims to highlight local charities. The top 3 charities with the most votes will win cash prizes totaling $5,000. One of the charities participating in the challenge is Susan G. Komen for the Cure-Northwest Ohio. Read below to...

2012-10-26 04:01:37

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, KURU Footwear, a direct to consumer shoe brand, will donate 5% from the sale of all women´s shoes through its website to the Susan G. Komen Foundation to be used for cancer research. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 KURU Footwear, a web-driven shoe brand, has upped the ante in the fight against breast cancer. During the week of October 24-31, KURU will donate 5% of sales on all women´s shoes, purchased through their...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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