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Texas Rangers
Rangers Homestand Highlights: May 9-15of Tuscola, TX · Star Spangled Banner performed by Voices of Hope, the Susan G
Rangers Homestand Highlights: May 9-15
Texas Rangers / Posted 9 minutes ago
of Tuscola, TX · Star Spangled Banner performed by Voices of Hope, the Susan G. Komen North Texas choir for breast cancer survivors Tuesday, May 10 vs. Chicago White Sox - 7:05 p.m. - FSSW-HD · MLB Network Rangers A.L. West Champs Tote... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Community Listings (May 7)The Opening Ceremonies will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by our survivor lap. We
Community Listings (May 7)
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted an hour ago
The Opening Ceremonies will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by our survivor lap. We are currently looking for any interested Cancer Survivors who would like to participate in our event. You can contact the School at (613) 967-0404 to speak to Teacher... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Digital Derby Guidebe held immediately prior to the Kentucky Oaks race on Friday, May 6. (Source:
Digital Derby Guide
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 hours ago
be held immediately prior to the Kentucky Oaks race on Friday, May 6. (Source: Churchill Downs) The 142 breast and ovarian cancer survivors who will participate in the 2016 Kentucky Oaks Survivors Parade were announced on Wednesday. The 142 breast... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Billy Reed: Oaks race wide open without Songbirdin the “Derby for fillies,” and you can bet the predominant color at Churchill
Billy Reed: Oaks race wide open without Songbird
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
in the “Derby for fillies,” and you can bet the predominant color at Churchill Downs will be pink in honor of the breast-cancer survivors who will march down the stretch midway through the afternoon. Rachel’s Valentina, a daughter of Preakness... Read more
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CTV News
Challenges continue to face women who pursue pregnancy after breast cancerother ovary, she adds. Racco, Glass and Warner will be part of a webcast Tuesd
Challenges continue to face women who pursue pregnancy after breast cancer
CTV News / Posted 6 hours ago
other ovary, she adds. Racco, Glass and Warner will be part of a webcast Tuesday discussing fertility options for breast cancer survivors including frozen embryo transfer and in vitro fertilization. The webcast is being hosted by the Canadian... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hemsley Sisters leave a bad taste in Ruby Tandoh's mouth as she accuses them of 'wellness quackery'calling it “quackery”, “bad science” and saying it gave “false hope” to “vulner
Hemsley Sisters leave a bad taste in Ruby Tandoh's mouth as she accuses them of 'wellness quackery'
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
calling it “quackery”, “bad science” and saying it gave “false hope” to “vulnerable families, chronically ill people, cancer survivors, mentally ill people”. The thing is, the Hemsleys have endorsed, and cater recipes to, something called the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Town readies for biggest relay of yearthis weekend at Cranfield Oval from 2pm on Saturday until 10am Sunday, May 8.
Town readies for biggest relay of year
The Young Witness / Posted 17 hours ago
this weekend at Cranfield Oval from 2pm on Saturday until 10am Sunday, May 8. The opening ceremony will begin at 2pm with cancer survivors and carers taking the first lap of the oval to kick off the event. The Candlelight Ceremony of Hope is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Capital affirms commitment to Relay for Lifepast 14 years and we need to be mindful that many participants have a very deep
Capital affirms commitment to Relay for Life
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 hours ago
past 14 years and we need to be mindful that many participants have a very deep and personal connection with the park as cancer survivors and in support and memoriam for their friends and family members.“It’s a very visible site, it’s in the... Read more
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ajc.com
Fulton County to hold Women’s Health Expo Saturday4 Fulton County Commissioner. The event will also include a healthy food demon
Fulton County to hold Women’s Health Expo Saturday
ajc.com / Posted 22 hours ago
4 Fulton County Commissioner. The event will also include a healthy food demonstration and a chance for other breast cancer survivors to reflect and share their stories. “We must take time for ourselves and our bodies to allow us to serve... Read more
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The Young Witness
Town readies for biggest relay of yearthis weekend at Cranfield Oval from 2pm on Saturday until 10am Sunday, May 8.
Town readies for biggest relay of year
The Young Witness / Posted 23 hours ago
this weekend at Cranfield Oval from 2pm on Saturday until 10am Sunday, May 8. The opening ceremony will begin at 2pm with cancer survivors and carers taking the first lap of the oval to kick off the event. The Candlelight Ceremony of Hope is... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Tigers Return Home for Three-Game Series Against Texas May 6-8 at Comerica Parkthe Park: The Tigers, in partnership with Delta Air Lines will host the fifth a
Tigers Return Home for Three-Game Series Against Texas May 6-8 at Comerica Park
Detroit Tigers / Posted yesterday
the Park: The Tigers, in partnership with Delta Air Lines will host the fifth annual "Pink Out The Park," to honor breast cancer survivors and support breast health awareness. As part of the event, 500 breast cancer survivors will take the field... Read more
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Daily Mail
Models are transformed into mythical creatures and horned demonsto say she was still wearing it because she loved it so much she didn't want to
Models are transformed into mythical creatures and horned demons
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to say she was still wearing it because she loved it so much she didn't want to wash it off. 'I've painted a couple of cancer survivors who said they found the experience transformational,' he added. Hard day of work: Rosner explained that the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why sex robots are ancient historythe designers and makers of "RealDolls", claim that their products have been pu
Why sex robots are ancient history
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
the designers and makers of "RealDolls", claim that their products have been purchased by a nursing association, prostate cancer survivors, burn victims and those with disabilities. It also claims that psychiatrists use them in therapeutic... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Dragon boat racers support cancer survivors at annual festivalpaddlers, a drummer and a steerperson. Teams compete in heats of 250 meter race
Dragon boat racers support cancer survivors at annual festival
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
paddlers, a drummer and a steerperson. Teams compete in heats of 250 meter races in four divisions: Mixed, Men, Women and Cancer Survivors. The event helps raise money and support for Dragon Boat Charleston's cancer survivor programs. A survivor... Read more
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Dexter Daily Statesman
Giving it "one more shot"an untiring volunteer, a loving father and grandfather, and on Tuesday night, h
Giving it "one more shot"
Dexter Daily Statesman / Posted yesterday
an untiring volunteer, a loving father and grandfather, and on Tuesday night, he served as an inspiration to more than 250 cancer survivors and their caregivers who filled the Lighthouse Christian Center for the Annual Survivors' Dinner to preview... Read more
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iol.co.za
13hr fast a day ‘cuts return of breast cancer’London - Breast cancer survivors may be able to help keep the disease away by e
13hr fast a day ‘cuts return of breast cancer’
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
London - Breast cancer survivors may be able to help keep the disease away by eating nothing for at least 13 hours every night, research suggests. A study of more than 2 400 women with early-stage breast cancer says those who did not fast for 13... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted yesterday
community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents rally to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors, acknowledge those who were taken from us, and to raise funds for American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making... Read more
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The Davison Index
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents rally to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors, acknowledge those who were taken from us, and to raise funds for American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making... Read more
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The Burton View
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016
The Burton View / Posted yesterday
community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents rally to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors, acknowledge those who were taken from us, and to raise funds for American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted yesterday
community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents rally to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors, acknowledge those who were taken from us, and to raise funds for American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making... Read more
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The Courier
Buy mum a flower, support cancer caremembers suggest purchasing a long-lasting tribute gift this Mother’s Day. Inst
Buy mum a flower, support cancer care
The Courier / Posted yesterday
members suggest purchasing a long-lasting tribute gift this Mother’s Day. Instead of buying a bunch of flowers, the cancer survivors group promotes purchasing a floral tile on Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre’s Wall of Flowers.... Read more
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Flint Township View
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents
Financial Plus’ Pink Night joins forces with Hurley’s Pink Palooza | May 5, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
community event, where many local businesses, advocates, sponsors and residents rally to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors, acknowledge those who were taken from us, and to raise funds for American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Making... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Kohl’s shopping spree for survivors ahead of “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” WalkThe "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" Walk is Saturday, May 7th, and to ge
Kohl’s shopping spree for survivors ahead of “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” Walk
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
The "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" Walk is Saturday, May 7th, and to get ready for the big event, dozens of breast cancer survivors on Wednesday, May 4th went on a shopping spree. Kohl's invited 80 survivors and top event participants to... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sustained by hopeDavid McPhail was among a throng of yellow-shirted cancer survivors marching to
Sustained by hope
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
David McPhail was among a throng of yellow-shirted cancer survivors marching to applause at Clearwater Arena Park three years ago, and remembers how, at the time, it all seemed backwards. The 72-year old living with prostate cancer said he owes his... Read more
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Business Wire
20th Annual Komen Sacramento Race for the CureOver the past 20 years, thousands of participants have take millions of steps t
20th Annual Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Over the past 20 years, thousands of participants have take millions of steps toward fighting breast cancer. WHO: Breast cancer survivors and their families, supporters of the race, sponsors, over 500 volunteers and those running in remembrance... Read more
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BC Local News
Victoria's Relay for Life in jeopardyway of dealing with their grief, the family decided to participate in Victoria'
Victoria's Relay for Life in jeopardy
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
way of dealing with their grief, the family decided to participate in Victoria's Relay for Life, an annual fundraiser where cancer survivors and families walk along a track and pass a baton to teammates. Money raised goes towards the Canadian Cancer... Read more
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Sierra Star
Relay for Life coming mid-MayBadger Stadium. This year’s theme is “Star Wars: May the Cure be With You.” Ev
Relay for Life coming mid-May
Sierra Star / Posted 2 days ago
Badger Stadium. This year’s theme is “Star Wars: May the Cure be With You.” Event officials are trying to get as many cancer survivors to sign up as possible. The YHS drum line will lead survivors in the first lap around the track - the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Liposuction to manage lymphedema? An interview with Professor John Boyagesoften recurrent bouts of infection (cellulitis).What impact does lymphedema hav
Liposuction to manage lymphedema? An interview with Professor John Boyages
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
often recurrent bouts of infection (cellulitis).What impact does lymphedema have on the physical and emotional health of cancer survivors? Lymphedema can be a daily reminder of previous cancer treatment. It can have a significant impact on... Read more
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Paris Express
Weather forces events to be rescheduledwill be held from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. The annual Survivors Dinner will take p
Weather forces events to be rescheduled
Paris Express / Posted 2 days ago
will be held from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. The annual Survivors Dinner will take place at 5 p.m. at the pavilion in the park. Cancer survivors and their caregiver are invited to attend. You can RSVP by calling Tina Forst at 438-0277. At 8 p.m., The... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Warning Label for Anti-Psychotic Drugsease chemo-related memory issues?Could talk therapy ease chemo-related memory i
New Warning Label for Anti-Psychotic Drugs
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
ease chemo-related memory issues?Could talk therapy ease chemo-related memory issues? A type of psychotherapy might help cancer survivors deal with the long-term thinking problems some experience after chemotherapy, researchers say. A type of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Shippensburg University student on mission to ‘Stamp Out Cancer’of his diagnosis. "I created my fundraiser called STAMP OUT CANCER Now and thi
Shippensburg University student on mission to ‘Stamp Out Cancer’
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
of his diagnosis. "I created my fundraiser called STAMP OUT CANCER Now and this included me designing a website to help cancer survivors and newly diagnosed cancer patients with hope,” he said. "The main thing I want to give newly diagnosed... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
County Fare: Celebrating '100 Everyday Amazing individuals and groups'also will be honored. The mostly donation-driven nonprofit provides free suppor
County Fare: Celebrating '100 Everyday Amazing individuals and groups'
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
also will be honored. The mostly donation-driven nonprofit provides free support and education programs run by volunteer cancer survivors and caregivers. Moments House honors the legacy of their friend, Linda Palivoda, who battled cancer for 11... Read more
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BC Local News
Study looks at cancer rates, care, and survival on Haida Gwaiiwe could improve on." In 2014, Dr. Olson led a survey that compared the unmet
Study looks at cancer rates, care, and survival on Haida Gwaii
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
we could improve on." In 2014, Dr. Olson led a survey that compared the unmet needs of aboriginal and non-aboriginal cancer survivors living in eight remote places across northwest B.C. “Certainly, some of the aboriginal communities felt... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Cubs to host Nationals, Padres and Pirates May 5-15will receive a pink "Save Second Base" T-shirt, and everyone inside the ballpar
Cubs to host Nationals, Padres and Pirates May 5-15
Chicago Cubs / Posted 2 days ago
will receive a pink "Save Second Base" T-shirt, and everyone inside the ballpark will be invited to stand to honor cancer survivors in the 4th inning. Breast cancer survivors will participate in festivities including ceremonial first... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Technical problems impair donors in GiveBIG eventsaid Anna Gottlieb, executive director of Cancer Pathways, the nonprofit former
Technical problems impair donors in GiveBIG event
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
said Anna Gottlieb, executive director of Cancer Pathways, the nonprofit formerly known as Gilda’s Club that supports cancer survivors. “I’m very concerned,” Gottlieb added. “We’ve had a lot of calls from people who are just so frustrated,... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Detroit Tigers Host Fifth Annual Pink Out the Park Presented by Delta Air Lines May 8 at Comerica Parkactivities supporting breast health awareness starting with an on-field pre-gam
Detroit Tigers Host Fifth Annual Pink Out the Park Presented by Delta Air Lines May 8 at Comerica Park
Detroit Tigers / Posted 2 days ago
activities supporting breast health awareness starting with an on-field pre-game ceremony at 12:30 p.m. honoring breast cancer survivors. Select pink and breast cancer awareness merchandise will be available for sale in The D Shop with a portion... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Cities Met March Water Saving TargetsDrought tolerant plants near Cancer Survivors Park in San Diego, August 10, 201
San Diego Cities Met March Water Saving Targets
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Drought tolerant plants near Cancer Survivors Park in San Diego, August 10, 2010. Most of the water districts in San Diego County surpassed their new water savings targets in March, joining residents throughout California who broke a recent trend... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Teacher shows appreciation for students, school saving her lifeafter a school group called the Future Problem Solvers was brainstorming a way
Teacher shows appreciation for students, school saving her life
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
after a school group called the Future Problem Solvers was brainstorming a way to spread awareness and show support for all cancer survivors. To purchase a $10 "Compassion In Action" T-shirt call 386 -575-4230 or stop by DeBary Elementary School,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Could talk therapy ease chemo-related memory issues?(HealthDay News) -- A type of psychotherapy might help cancer survivors deal wi
Could talk therapy ease chemo-related memory issues?
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- A type of psychotherapy might help cancer survivors deal with the long-term thinking problems some experience after chemotherapy, researchers say. It's estimated that about half of those who undergo chemotherapy for cancer... Read more
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Benton Courier
Cancer survivors honored at Relay’s annual luncheonApproximately 85 cancer survivors were honored Sunday at the annual survivors l
Cancer survivors honored at Relay’s annual luncheon
Benton Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Approximately 85 cancer survivors were honored Sunday at the annual survivors luncheon held in conjunction with Relay for Life, the American Cancer Society’s signature fundraiser. The luncheon was sponsored by Everett Buick GMC and held in the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
MAAT may help prevent chemotherapy-induced memory problems in breast cancer survivorsonline in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the f
MAAT may help prevent chemotherapy-induced memory problems in breast cancer survivors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings point to a noninvasive way to help cancer survivors manage some of the negative effects of their treatment. It’s estimated that approximately half of cancer... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Psychotherapy video chats may help with ‘chemo brain’Memory problems that plague cancer survivors after chemotherapy can sometimes b
Psychotherapy video chats may help with ‘chemo brain’
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Memory problems that plague cancer survivors after chemotherapy can sometimes be improved with a type of psychotherapy delivered by video chat, a new study suggests. “We don’t really know the prevalence, but maybe 40 to 50 percent of individuals... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
MAAT can improve cognitive symptoms in breast cancer survivors with long-term memory problemsonline in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the f
MAAT can improve cognitive symptoms in breast cancer survivors with long-term memory problems
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings point to a noninvasive way to help cancer survivors manage some of the negative effects of their treatment. It's estimated that approximately half of cancer... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Brother, sister fight for a cause$100 together. This is the second year the Halls have worked the booth, which i
Brother, sister fight for a cause
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
$100 together. This is the second year the Halls have worked the booth, which includes handing out pins and stickers to cancer survivors or their families then participating in the annual Relay For Life event by walking. "It all started when... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Woman who has overcome cancer twice in the running to be a Royals bat girlshe said. “Just to know I was going through something rough but something excit
Woman who has overcome cancer twice in the running to be a Royals bat girl
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
she said. “Just to know I was going through something rough but something exciting was going on.” Beller and other breast cancer survivors will line the bases before the Royals vs White Sox game on May 26. “It will be pretty cool you know just to... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Specialized behavioral therapy may help memory problems-- Specialized behavioral therapy may help reduce memory problems linked to che
Specialized behavioral therapy may help memory problems
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 3 days ago
-- Specialized behavioral therapy may help reduce memory problems linked to chemotherapy. Researchers assigned 47 breast cancer survivors to memory and attention training, or talk therapy for eight sessions. Two months later patients in the... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Moms and kids sign up for Kids for the Cureis also the Race for the Cure weekend. The kids, however, have their own event
Moms and kids sign up for Kids for the Cure
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 3 days ago
is also the Race for the Cure weekend. The kids, however, have their own event called Kids for the Cure. Young breast cancer survivors were at the race office this morning to register the little ones. One mom says she's excited to join in on... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Melanoma Monday kicks off Skin Cancer Awareness Month52 minutes. A hashtag has also been created because of the efforts of the AAD
Melanoma Monday kicks off Skin Cancer Awareness Month
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
52 minutes. A hashtag has also been created because of the efforts of the AAD called #LookingGoodin2016. Dermatologists, cancer survivors and the general public have all participated in sharing how they’re keeping their skin healthy through the... Read more
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Business Wire
Calling All Dancers: Medline Launches Sixth Annual Pink Glove Dance Video Competitionincluding healthcare professionals, EMTs and firefighters, have danced while we
Calling All Dancers: Medline Launches Sixth Annual Pink Glove Dance Video Competition
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
including healthcare professionals, EMTs and firefighters, have danced while wearing pink exam gloves to celebrate breast cancer survivors and those fighting the disease. It’s all part of the Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition. The company... Read more
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FOX News
Computer games may improve 'chemo brain' in cancer patientsmay improve thinking skills in women who've undergone chemotherapy, according t
Computer games may improve 'chemo brain' in cancer patients
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
may improve thinking skills in women who've undergone chemotherapy, according to a Stanford study. In the study, breast cancer survivors who suffered from cognitive impairments due to chemotherapy, sometimes called chemo brain, showed enhanced... Read more
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