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2012-10-01 22:20:46

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Natalie DiMarco is on a mission: to get the attention of First Lady Michelle Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, NBC Today Show's Natalie Morales, Howard Stern and a celebrity roster of high-profile media influencers (and the world) to stand up and pay attention to lung cancer. Almost immediately after being diagnosed with lung cancer, the North Bay, CA mother of two launched her personal campaign to beat the disease, and to tweet to get the attention of media...

2012-09-20 18:21:07

The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute Congratulates Congress for Supporting Strategic Translational Research Investments for Lung Cancer SAN CARLOS, Calif., Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) joins the pancreatic cancer patient community in congratulating and thanking the U.S. House of Representatives for unanimously passing the Recalcitrant Cancer Act (H.R. 733) yesterday. This important bill will bring a much-needed...

2012-09-03 22:24:47

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 24-year-old Kelcey Harrison teamed up with the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (BJALCF), a patient-founded, patient-focused, patient-driven non-profit dedicated to ending Lung Cancer and its young people's movement: Jill's Legacy. Averaging 30-40 miles -- about 160,000 strides daily (ironically the number of people who die of Lung Cancer each year in the U.S.) -- Kelcey carries a symbolic torch with the message: ANYONE CAN GET LUNG CANCER....

2012-07-26 14:22:05

Kelcey Harrison Will Trek 3,500 Miles from New York City to San Francisco to Honor Her Childhood Friend Who Lost Her Life at 22 to this #1 Cancer Killer SAN FRANCISCO, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Running across America is an amazing feat under any circumstances. But on Monday, July 30, when 24-year-old Kelcey Harrison begins the grueling 30-mile-a-day race from New York City to San Francisco, she will carry the symbolic torch in honor of her best childhood friend, Jill...

2012-07-10 22:20:54

Kelcey Harrison, Member of Jill's Legacy® is Running Across the Country to Beat Lung Cancer in THE GREAT LUNG RUN SAN FRANCISCO, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "We will go to the moon. We will go to the moon and do other things, not because they are easy but because they are hard."- John F. Kennedy "It is my belief that Kelcey is going to bring much needed attention to this disease not only for Jill but for ALL Lung Cancer patients. For far too long there has been little...

2012-07-01 22:20:59

William Marble Kipp II and Friends Join the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation's Army of Alliance Partners SAN FRANCISCO, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Like many who rushed to Silicon Valley's Internet gold rush, William Marble Kipp II found fame fast and furious. First as an innovator in the early 1990's at Google, then launching his own renewable energy enterprise, nothing could stop this passionate 42-year-old trailblazer. (Logo:...

2012-06-19 22:20:41

The Former NFL Duo is Rallying a Star-Studded List of Hollywood and Athletic Celebrities to Join Them in Their Personal Journey to Tackle Lung Cancer Hank: I'm here to support Bonnie's Foundation because Lung Cancer is personal to me. It has swooped in and attacked my dad, and I understand how brutally destructive this cancer is and how many people are waging war to battle it. Chris: I am honored to be here and passionate about helping an organization like the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer...

2012-06-14 14:21:07

Bringing HOPE Home to Your Living Room through USTREAM on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 5:30 p.m. PDT Online Excerpt: 5:45 Howietta: I am hugging Jennifer but she does not know it 5:59 bclements: I am humbled to be a part of this... 6:15 DianeJ775: I feel so special...oh wait...I am 6:32 nitalou: This is the easiest livestream I've ever participated in SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "There's a breast cancer support group on every corner you turn in the world,"...

2012-06-04 22:20:25

Award to Recognize Luminaries in the Quest to Eradicate Lung Cancer SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (BJALCF) today announced the winner of the 2012 Addario Lectureship Award, which each year recognizes luminaries in the quest to eradicate Lung Cancer. The recipient will be honored at the 13th International Lung Cancer Congress in Huntington Beach, California to be held on July 19-22, 2012. (Photo:...

2012-05-28 22:20:31

NFL Wide Receiver Takes on Biggest Fight of His Life for His Father and Rallies a Star-Studded Team of Players to Tackle Lung Cancer SAN FRANCISCO, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For NFL wide receiver Hank Baskett, Lung Cancer is personal. On May 21, the former Minnesota Vikings player rallied a star-studded list of Hollywood and athletic celebrities to host his inaugural Hank Baskett Classic Golf Tournament, saying he was launching his "biggest challenge ever," to wage a war on...