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FOX News
15 thyroid cancer facts everyone should knowYou probably don't give much thought to your thyroid, but the small butterfly-s
15 thyroid cancer facts everyone should know
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
You probably don't give much thought to your thyroid, but the small butterfly-shaped gland in your neck—normally measuring between 4 and 6 centimeters or 1.5 to 2.5 inches wide—has a huge impact on your entire body. The thyroid produces thyroid... Read more
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examiner.com
Exciting news on Tai Chi and Cancer SurvivorsWith a grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH)/National Cancer Instit
Exciting news on Tai Chi and Cancer Survivors
examiner.com / Posted 15 hours ago
With a grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH)/National Cancer Institute, there is collaboration among the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tia Chi (IIQTC), Arizona State University, Mayo Clinic, and Dr. Byeonsang Oh to use Tai Chi (Taiji)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh Symphony retirees find the music goes on | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Performing music is a consuming profession. The m
Pittsburgh Symphony retirees find the music goes on
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Performing music is a consuming profession. The mental concentration and physical precision and accuracy required are... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
American Cancer Society kicked off its Relay for LifeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The of Greater Holyoke and Chicopee Saturday. The Rel
American Cancer Society kicked off its Relay for Life
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The of Greater Holyoke and Chicopee Saturday. The Relay for Life movement unites communities across the globe to honor cancer survivors and caregivers while remembers... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
host Rutgers (Feb. 7Getting Social Follow Penn State women's basketball on Facebook by clicking her
host Rutgers (Feb. 7
GoPSUsports.com / Posted yesterday
Getting Social Follow Penn State women's basketball on Facebook by clicking here or on Twitter by clicking here. Stay up to date with all of our 31 varsity programs on your favorite social media platforms by clicking here. You can also stay up to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Support GroupsADDICTION ■ Al-Anon and Alateen Family Groups, support for family/friends of a
Support Groups
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
ADDICTION ■ Al-Anon and Alateen Family Groups, support for family/friends of alcoholics. Meet at various times and locations. (904) 350-0600 or jaxafg.org. ■ Alcoholics Anonymous hotline and website available 24/7. (904) 399-8535 or neflaa.org. ■... Read more
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asianage
More cricketers join Yuvraj’s cancer campaignCricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan join
More cricketers join Yuvraj’s cancer campaign
asianage / Posted yesterday
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh’s campaign to educate 100 cancer-affected kids on the World Cancer Day. On the occasion, which was observed on Friday, Yuvraj announced ‘Together We Can’,... Read more
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asianage
More cricketers join Yuvraj's cancer campaignCricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan join
More cricketers join Yuvraj's cancer campaign
asianage / Posted yesterday
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh’s campaign to educate 100 cancer-affected kids on the World Cancer Day. On the occasion, which was observed on Friday, Yuvraj announced ‘Together We Can’,... Read more
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Philly.com
Kids preserve fertility while fighting cancerChildren younger than ever are able to set aside hopes for the future, in the f
Kids preserve fertility while fighting cancer
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Children younger than ever are able to set aside hopes for the future, in the form of tiny ovarian and testicular tissues saved by Chicago hospitals. “We really hope that they’re seeing it as a message of hope,” said Lurie Children’s Hospital... Read more
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Denver Post
Broncos super fans inspire others while keeping the orange faithNearly every family has a problem child, that one who can't be broken, who won'
Broncos super fans inspire others while keeping the orange faith
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Nearly every family has a problem child, that one who can't be broken, who won't go along to get along. And Juan Peña couldn't be prouder of his, though his 6-year-old son, Ezra, the third of four boys, drives him nuts every Sunday of the pro... Read more
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dna
Calling cancer survivors to share their inspiring stories"Cancer may have started the fight, but I will finish it." – Anonymous. Moving
Calling cancer survivors to share their inspiring stories
dna / Posted yesterday
"Cancer may have started the fight, but I will finish it." – Anonymous. Moving forward with this ideology, dna in association with Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA) and Hinduja Hospital has come up with an initiative called "Winners in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Today's CalendarPlease submit calendar items to news@benningtonbanner.com at least seven days i
Today's Calendar
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
Please submit calendar items to news@benningtonbanner.com at least seven days in advance of the event. We accept listings from non-profits and for events with free admission. Today, Feb. 6 Bennington Chili cook-off: First Baptist Church, 601 Main... Read more
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Denver Post
Broncos super fans inspire others while keeping the orange faithNearly every family has a problem child, that one who can't be broken, who won'
Broncos super fans inspire others while keeping the orange faith
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
Nearly every family has a problem child, that one who can't be broken, who won't go along to get along. And Juan Peña couldn't be prouder of his, though his 6-year-old son, Ezra, the third of four boys, drives him nuts every Sunday of the pro... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Observes World Cancer DayPretoria — First Lady, Tobeka Madiba Zuma, has shared her hopes and dreams for
First Lady Observes World Cancer Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pretoria — First Lady, Tobeka Madiba Zuma, has shared her hopes and dreams for a healthier South Africa with cancer patients and their families at two Pretoria hospitals. The First Lady on Thursday paid a visit to Kalafong Hospital and Dr George... Read more
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Al.com
No. 4 Alabama gymnastics returns home for 12th Power of Pink meetThe pink light fixtures went up earlier this week in what's become a February t
No. 4 Alabama gymnastics returns home for 12th Power of Pink meet
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
The pink light fixtures went up earlier this week in what's become a February tradition at Alabama. The 12th Power of Pink gymnastics meet is Friday night in Coleman Coliseum as No. 4 Alabama welcomes 25th-ranked Kentucky to town. Started in 2004 by... Read more
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New Kerala
Tendulkar, Kohli, Rohit, Zaheer join Yuvraj's cancer-affected kids campaignNew Delhi, Feb 5 : Indian cricket icons Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sh
Tendulkar, Kohli, Rohit, Zaheer join Yuvraj's cancer-affected kids campaign
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Indian cricket icons Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan have pledged their support for Yuvraj Singh's campaign which will help in raising awareness and funds to educate 100 cancer-affected kids. On the... Read more
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The Hindu
More cricketers join Yuvraj’s cancer campaignCricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan join
More cricketers join Yuvraj’s cancer campaign
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh’s campaign to educate 100 cancer-affected kids on the World Cancer Day. On the occasion of World Cancer Day, which was observed yesterday, Yuvraj... Read more
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dna
Sachin Tendulkar and others join Yuvraj Singh's anti-cancer campaignCricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan join
Sachin Tendulkar and others join Yuvraj Singh's anti-cancer campaign
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh's campaign to educate 100 cancer-affected kids on the World Cancer Day. On the occasion of World Cancer Day, which was observed yesterday, Yuvraj... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Many cancer survivors face increased risk of heart diseaseMany adult cancer survivors face an increased risk of heart disease, worsening
Many cancer survivors face increased risk of heart disease
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Many adult cancer survivors face an increased risk of heart disease, worsening their long-term survival odds beyond the effect of tumors alone, a U.S. study suggests. In a study of about 110,000 people, survivors of certain cancers – including... Read more
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examiner.com
Cycle for Survival returns to Miami to raise funds to beat cancerCycle for Survival returns to Equinox in Coral Gables this Saturday for the fou
Cycle for Survival returns to Miami to raise funds to beat cancer
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Cycle for Survival returns to Equinox in Coral Gables this Saturday for the fourth year as participants join thousands of others across the country to raise funds for cancer research. The participants are among the 27,000 riders in 15 cities across... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Save the Date! Yoga Warriors April 16LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - It's time! We've set the date for our now third annual even
Save the Date! Yoga Warriors April 16
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - It's time! We've set the date for our now third annual event. Donna Terrell's Yoga Warriors Fighting Colon Cancer is being held April 16, 2016 at the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Little Rock. The fun begins at 10 a.m. The event... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Team effort on World Cancer DayBarrie’s Ribbons of Hope Dragon Boat Team celebrated World Cancer Day (Feb. 4)
Team effort on World Cancer Day
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Barrie’s Ribbons of Hope Dragon Boat Team celebrated World Cancer Day (Feb. 4) this year with a donation of $2,820 to the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH). The team which is comprised of breast... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dade County And The Arts - Dancing With Breast CancerIn 2006, I was diagnosed with breast cancer and had bi-lateral mastectomies. No
Dade County And The Arts - Dancing With Breast Cancer
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
In 2006, I was diagnosed with breast cancer and had bi-lateral mastectomies. Now, almost 10 years later, I look back at how dance and art transformed my life-challenging situation into beauty. With the help and support of my friend and artist Mary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancer Should Be Everybody's ConcernWhether fighting through it at the time, dealing with the after effects right a
Cancer Should Be Everybody's Concern
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Whether fighting through it at the time, dealing with the after effects right afterwards or years down the road cancer is a disease that needs to be treated with concern. For any cancer survivors, there's always a thought in the back of their mind... Read more
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New Kerala
World Cancer Day, take a step towards healthier lifeBy Mehak Sabharwal, New Delhi, Feb. 4: 4th February, the world is celebrating a
World Cancer Day, take a step towards healthier life
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
By Mehak Sabharwal, New Delhi, Feb. 4: 4th February, the world is celebrating and honouring cancer survivors today. On this occasion, Dr.Vaneet Gupta, Consultant and Oncologist from PSRI Hospital is giving out certain details about the disease and is... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Mandy Garola: We must do more to help kids fight cancerWhen President Obama announced that he wants America to cure cancer and put Vic
Mandy Garola: We must do more to help kids fight cancer
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
When President Obama announced that he wants America to cure cancer and put Vice President Biden in charge of the “moonshot” to do it — the childhood cancer community is asking what this will mean for the kids. Because right now, 16,000 children are... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Stanton gears up for Ride to Conquer CancerTo most a 200-kilometre bike ride through the Rocky Mountains sounds like an or
Stanton gears up for Ride to Conquer Cancer
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
To most a 200-kilometre bike ride through the Rocky Mountains sounds like an ordeal, but for local cyclist Randal Stanton it is a task he is gladly undertaking. Stanton is taking part in the upcoming Ride to Conquer Cancer, a cyclist's dream trek... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
World Cancer Day, take a step towards healthier lifeNew Delhi: 4th February, the world is celebrating and honouring cancer survivor
World Cancer Day, take a step towards healthier life
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi: 4th February, the world is celebrating and honouring cancer survivors. On this occasion, Dr.Vaneet Gupta, Consultant and Oncologist from PSRI Hospital is giving out certain details about the disease and is briefing how one should take... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
That lovin’ feeling: Valentine’s Day events in northern ColoradoIn the Disney movie “Tangled,” princess Rapunzel and rascal Flynn realize they’
That lovin’ feeling: Valentine’s Day events in northern Colorado
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
In the Disney movie “Tangled,” princess Rapunzel and rascal Flynn realize they’re in love as floating lanterns rise around them while they sing an Oscar-nominated song. Last year, the town of Ault started an event in northern Colorado to give... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Youngest member of Panthers' first Top Cats now in fight of her lifeMelissa Morrison Barker has some of the Carolina Panthers' early history in Cha
Youngest member of Panthers' first Top Cats now in fight of her life
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Melissa Morrison Barker has some of the Carolina Panthers' early history in Charlotte at her fingertips. She has albums of photographs from her time two decades ago when, at 19 year old, she was the youngest member of the team's inaugural Top Cats... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Surgeon general keeps 'living and working' amid cancer fightTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Hundreds of activities are planned around the globe Thursda
Surgeon general keeps 'living and working' amid cancer fight
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Hundreds of activities are planned around the globe Thursday in recognition of World Cancer Day, but for Florida Surgeon General John Armstrong, the international "holiday" is personal. Diagnosed with colon cancer last year,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Heartland Cancer Center to sponsor health eventsGreat Bend’s Heartland Cancer Center, 204 Cleveland St., will sponsor trio of h
Heartland Cancer Center to sponsor health events
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Great Bend’s Heartland Cancer Center, 204 Cleveland St., will sponsor trio of health-related events in February. • Tuesday, Feb. 9—Stop by to purchase some yummy treats from the 2016 Relay for Life Bake Sale. All proceeds will benefit the American... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Dick Vitale Wants to Raise $2 Million for Pediatric Cancer College basketball analyst Dick Vitale has set his sights on raising $2 milli
Dick Vitale Wants to Raise $2 Million for Pediatric Cancer
Doctors Health Press / Posted 4 days ago
College basketball analyst Dick Vitale has set his sights on raising $2 million for the V Foundation for Cancer Research as part of an ongoing drive to improve treatments and outcomes for... Read more
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The Times Leader
Relay for Life to get help from fundraiserFrom 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Macy's Court in the mall, vendors will participat
Relay for Life to get help from fundraiser
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Macy's Court in the mall, vendors will participate in a scavenger hunt. Many have also offered prizes for the winners. Tracy Barnhouse, community organizer for the event, spoke with volunteers during a planning session... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Health briefs, Feb. 3Blood drive to be held Thursday A blood drive will be held from 2-6:30 p.m. Th
Health briefs, Feb. 3
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
Blood drive to be held Thursday A blood drive will be held from 2-6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Polk County American Red Cross Chapter, 231 Ward St., Columbus. To sign up for an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Weight loss... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancer Day - We Need to Raise More AwarenessBy Dr Fidel Rubagumya & Dr Achille Manirakiza February 4 is World Cancer Day.
Cancer Day - We Need to Raise More Awareness
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Dr Fidel Rubagumya & Dr Achille Manirakiza February 4 is World Cancer Day. Marking this day gives us an opportunity to reflect on where we are coming from as a country and where we are heading in terms of cancer awareness, cancer care and... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Cancer Survivors Train to Run 200-Mile RaceA group of 12 San Diegans are planning to collectively run nearly 200 miles fro
Cancer Survivors Train to Run 200-Mile Race
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
A group of 12 San Diegans are planning to collectively run nearly 200 miles from Huntington Beach to San Diego. What makes their feat even more impressive: They are all cancer survivors. Ragnar Relay Series officials confirm for their upcoming... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Dietary fibre in teen years may lower later breast cancer riskFor girls and young women, getting a lot of fibre could pay off decades later w
Dietary fibre in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
For girls and young women, getting a lot of fibre could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a long-term study and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fertility issues for cancer patients can also bring legal headaches(Reuters Health) - Reproductive technology has made it easier for cancer surviv
Fertility issues for cancer patients can also bring legal headaches
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Reproductive technology has made it easier for cancer survivors to start families despite being infertile after treatment, but some patients may still find their future parenthood plans dashed by legal complications, says a group... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham woman's cancer diagnosis prompts sister to get checked - and saves her lifeA Nottingham councillor whose cancer diagnosis saved her sister's life has urge
Nottingham woman's cancer diagnosis prompts sister to get checked - and saves her life
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
A Nottingham councillor whose cancer diagnosis saved her sister's life has urged people to be more aware of the disease – in a bid to increase early diagnosis. Wendy Smith, who represents Bilborough, was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 53... Read more
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FOX News
Study finds nutrient may offer women protection against breast cancerFor girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later w
Study finds nutrient may offer women protection against breast cancer
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a long-term study and... Read more
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FOX News
Seattle woman who raised $400G as cancer survivor reportedly never had the diseaseA prominent Seattle cancer advocate and fundraiser has been accused of lying ab
Seattle woman who raised $400G as cancer survivor reportedly never had the disease
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
A prominent Seattle cancer advocate and fundraiser has been accused of lying about her breast cancer diagnoses while she raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, KOMO News reported. Tracy Dart, who has raised more... Read more
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The Washington Times
RICHARD BERMAN: Wounded Warrior wasteIn 2014, the New York attorney general obtained a $25 million settlement from t
RICHARD BERMAN: Wounded Warrior waste
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
In 2014, the New York attorney general obtained a $25 million settlement from two fundraising companies that raised money for veterans charities — only for much of that money to go into the pockets of the fundraisers, not to the vets. What then... Read more
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FOX News
Seattle woman who raised $400K as cancer survivor reportedly never had the diseaseA well-known Seattle cancer advocate and fundraiser has been accused of lying a
Seattle woman who raised $400K as cancer survivor reportedly never had the disease
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
A well-known Seattle cancer advocate and fundraiser has been accused of lying about breast cancer diagnoses while she raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, KOMO News reported. Tracy Dart has raised more than... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dietary fiber in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk(Reuters Health) - For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay
Dietary fiber in teen years may lower later breast cancer risk
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
(Reuters Health) - For girls and young women, getting a lot of fiber could pay off decades later with lowered risk of developing breast cancer, according to a large U.S. study. Researchers analyzed data on more than 44,000 women participating in a... Read more
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Vavel
Bret Hart Announces Battle With CancerBret 'the hitman' Hart has today revealed his battle with prostate cancer (imag
Bret Hart Announces Battle With Cancer
Vavel / Posted 6 days ago
Bret 'the hitman' Hart has today revealed his battle with prostate cancer (image: WWE) WWE Hall of Famer, Bret Hart announced today on Facebook that he has been diagnosed with prostate Cancer at just 58-years-old. The Hitman wrote a post via social... Read more
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The Columbian
Drug may help breast cancer patients avoid heart damageORLANDO, Fla. — Many cancer treatments have a dark side — they can damage the h
Drug may help breast cancer patients avoid heart damage
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. — Many cancer treatments have a dark side — they can damage the heart. New research suggests this risk might be lowered in women with breast tumors if they take a heart drug as a preventive measure during their cancer care. If... Read more
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The Post-Journal
St. Bonaventure To Host Pink GameAll cancer survivors and their families are invited to a pregame celebration at
St. Bonaventure To Host Pink Game
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
All cancer survivors and their families are invited to a pregame celebration at 6 p.m. in the St. Bonaventure Sports Hall of Fame. Cancer survivors will receive free admission and a free Pink Game shirt. Family members will receive a special $3... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
East County breast cancer survivors lead statewide effort to issue special pink license platesA counter at PinkPlate.org keeps a running total of the number of breast cancer
East County breast cancer survivors lead statewide effort to issue special pink license plates
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
A counter at PinkPlate.org keeps a running total of the number of breast cancer license plates pre-ordered in California. Each day, the tally increases by three or four, recently passing 1,600. It's a sizeable number, but far below the 7,500 needed... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Thousands don pink in Race for the CureThe Flagler Bridge in West Palm Beach was shut down for part of Saturday mornin
Thousands don pink in Race for the Cure
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 7 days ago
The Flagler Bridge in West Palm Beach was shut down for part of Saturday morning as thousands dressed in pink attended the Race for the Cure. The 25th annual Susan G. Komen event began with some chilly temperatures, but many turned out to support... Read more
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