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Williamson Daily News
Local angler goes proWilliam Hensley is shown with a couple of the large fish he caught in a recent
Local angler goes pro
Williamson Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
William Hensley is shown with a couple of the large fish he caught in a recent bass tournament. LENORE, W.Va. – Local professional fisherman, William Hensley, is preparing to fish in the Bass Masters Open Series this fall. In 2011, when Hensley... Read more
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hcam.tv
Breast Cancer: 1 in 8, but good news, tooNext to skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American wom
Breast Cancer: 1 in 8, but good news, too
hcam.tv / Posted 6 hours ago
Next to skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. About one in eight women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, with three out of four developing it after age 50. But the good news is that death... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Pink By The Pool September 17th at Thunder Valley CasinoThe Placer Breast Cancer Foundation is hosting the annual Pink By The Pool fund
Pink By The Pool September 17th at Thunder Valley Casino
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 8 hours ago
The Placer Breast Cancer Foundation is hosting the annual Pink By The Pool fundraising event, Thursday, Sept. 17 at Thunder Valley Casino. A festive evening is planned from 6-8:30 p.m. at the scenic Thunder Valley pool, located at 1200 Athens Ave.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Messaging app wins iTHRIVE awardThe Orlando-based creators of the EASE messaging app won the first iTHRIVE Inno
Messaging app wins iTHRIVE award
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
The Orlando-based creators of the EASE messaging app won the first iTHRIVE Innovation Challenge competition for advancing consumer-oriented information technology. The award was given by the nonprofit group eHealth Initiative. The EASE app, which... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Talk of the Times with John Regula: Cancer Survivors Day celebrationsThis week, staff writer Patrice Wilding talks with John Regula about the upcomi
Talk of the Times with John Regula: Cancer Survivors Day celebrations
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
This week, staff writer Patrice Wilding talks with John Regula about the upcoming Cancer Survivors Day celebrations in Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. Residence: Clarks Professional background: Northeast Regional Cancer Institute board of directors and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tumour survivor on crest of a wave after yachting trip treatA BOY recovering from a rare brain tumour took the helm on a four-day yachting
Tumour survivor on crest of a wave after yachting trip treat
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
A BOY recovering from a rare brain tumour took the helm on a four-day yachting adventure. Daniel Bainbridge was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 1 as a baby, a common condition that can cause tumours to grow on nerves in his body. Daniel, 10... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tumour survivor on crest of a wave after yachting trip treatA BOY recovering from a rare brain tumour took the helm on a four-day yachting
Tumour survivor on crest of a wave after yachting trip treat
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
A BOY recovering from a rare brain tumour took the helm on a four-day yachting adventure. Daniel Bainbridge was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 1 as a baby, a condition that can cause tumours to grow on nerves in his body. Daniel, 10 from... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
GREAT STRIDESYOUNGSTOWN Sarah Gartland’s summer was going smoothly and uneventfully until s
GREAT STRIDES
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 21 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN Sarah Gartland’s summer was going smoothly and uneventfully until she and her family received news that was as devastating as it was unexpected. “Three weeks ago, this wasn’t the thing in the family. This hit us out of left field and the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness Walk is a successThe fourth annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness walk took place today. It was held
Annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness Walk is a success
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
The fourth annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness walk took place today. It was held at Noelridge Park in Cedar Rapids. The event is hosted by the "Never Give Up" organization, who had their largest turn out ever this year with over 230 people... Read more
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Salon.com
Transformed by loss: Batman and the real-life heroic journey that inspired his creationSome researchers say that growth, or the perception of growth, might be influen
Transformed by loss: Batman and the real-life heroic journey that inspired his creation
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Some researchers say that growth, or the perception of growth, might be influenced by culture. Americans in particular are bombarded with so many messages about the need to learn from and benefit from adverse experiences that trauma survivors here... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Run-walk to benefit thyroid cancerLake Tahoe’s Movement of Wings will bring basin communities together on Sept. 5
Run-walk to benefit thyroid cancer
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
Lake Tahoe’s Movement of Wings will bring basin communities together on Sept. 5 to raise awareness about thyroid cancer. LTMW aims to provide a fun, community-generated event that will provide support and a proactive way to fight this disease, while... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Courage and Fashion, breast cancer survivors work the catwalkA memorable event showcasing cancer survivors in a fashion show inspired many y
Courage and Fashion, breast cancer survivors work the catwalk
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted yesterday
A memorable event showcasing cancer survivors in a fashion show inspired many yesterday at an event that coupled fashion and registration for Race for the Cure. The catwalk was set up in front of Macy’s Department Store. Survivors walked tall in... Read more
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MLive.com
Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include 'Catch Me If You Can,' Downtown Market and JW Marriott partiesGRAND RAPIDS, MI – Tickets to the Meijer Gardens concert from pop rock group O.
Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include 'Catch Me If You Can,' Downtown Market and JW Marriott parties
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Tickets to the Meijer Gardens concert from pop rock group O.A.R. are all sold out, but you can still get out of the house with five other options (and more in the comments section). This edition of the Top 5 includes a couple of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Penn State study shows strategy to create more nutritious plant foodsBut few people use this knowledge and eat enough plant foods to take advantage
Penn State study shows strategy to create more nutritious plant foods
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
But few people use this knowledge and eat enough plant foods to take advantage of their anti-cancer compounds. Americans seem to be uninterested, or unaware of the power of plant foods. "Public health campaigns to increase fruit and vegetable... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Nominations For Susan G. Komen Survivor Awards Still Being AcceptedPresented by Susan G. Komen society of Western New York, the luncheon will be h
Nominations For Susan G. Komen Survivor Awards Still Being Accepted
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Presented by Susan G. Komen society of Western New York, the luncheon will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center at 153 Franklin St. in Buffalo. The Hope, Faith and Love Awards exemplify the promise Nancy Brinker gave... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Sussex Stags win 6-5, end two-game losing streak The Sussex Stags ended their two-game losing streak Saturday night, going on
Sussex Stags win 6-5, end two-game losing streak
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
The Sussex Stags ended their two-game losing streak Saturday night, going on the road and beating the defending Empire Football League champion... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Miners, Newton Medical Center host ‘Pink in the Park’By ANDREW TREDINNICKatredinnick@njherald.com FRANKFORD — Heidi Delahanty stuck
Miners, Newton Medical Center host ‘Pink in the Park’
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
By ANDREW TREDINNICKatredinnick@njherald.com FRANKFORD — Heidi Delahanty stuck with what she knew best. With her family and friends cheering her from above the field in a suite, the Green Township native, who grew up playing softball, rifled a low... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Vernon U10 girls honored at Municipal BuildingMiners beat Boulders day after falling out of playoff raceMiners beat Boulders
Vernon U10 girls honored at Municipal Building
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
Miners beat Boulders day after falling out of playoff raceMiners beat Boulders day after falling out of playoff race The Sussex County Miners’ postseason hopes came tumbling down Friday night, but there was no sign from players, coaches or fans on... Read more
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John O'Groat Journal
watch highlights from Caithness Relay for LifeThe 2015 Caithness Relay for Life kicked off on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Eliz
watch highlights from Caithness Relay for Life
John O'Groat Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The 2015 Caithness Relay for Life kicked off on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Elizabeth-Anne Mackay Scroll down for video HUNDREDS of locals turned out to support this weekend’s Caithness Relay for Life at Thurso East. Teams of intrepid fundraisers... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Dogs and humans fight back against cancer in PecatonicaSaturday, August 29, at Summer park in Pecatonica dogs and their owners are inv
Dogs and humans fight back against cancer in Pecatonica
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
Saturday, August 29, at Summer park in Pecatonica dogs and their owners are invited to participate in a Bark For Life Event. The event goes from 9:00 a.m. till noon. Dozens of people and their canine friends are planning to come together for fun,... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESEAST PALESTINE - The public is invited to a potluck dinner following the 10:45
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
EAST PALESTINE - The public is invited to a potluck dinner following the 10:45 a.m. worship service on Sunday at the East Palestine Grace Lutheran Church. The event is hosted by the Evangelism Committee and includes special music. Banquet to feature... Read more
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Washington Post
Religion events from around the Washington areaSaturdays, 8 a.m. to noon: Our Local Bounty farmers market offers Maryland prod
Religion events from around the Washington area
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon: Our Local Bounty farmers market offers Maryland produce, food and jewelry. St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 14300 St. Thomas Church Rd., Upper Marlboro. 301-627-8469. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Collection of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Miners lose heartbreaker to Boulders, out of playoff raceBy ANTHONY SPAULDINGaspaulding@njherald.com FRANKFORD — The Sussex County Mine
Miners lose heartbreaker to Boulders, out of playoff race
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
By ANTHONY SPAULDINGaspaulding@njherald.com FRANKFORD — The Sussex County Miners will not be playing any postseason baseball in their first year on the diamond. The Miners were eliminated from contention for the Canadian-American League playoffs... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Stroke a wake-up call for Birdsville's only policeman Senior Constable Neale McShane Photo:Birdsville's only police officer Senior
Stroke a wake-up call for Birdsville's only policeman
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Senior Constable Neale McShane Photo:Birdsville's only police officer Senior Constable Neale McShane has spent the past 10 years serving in outback Queensland.(Supplied: Hugh Brown) Senior... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Staving off the monarch’s extinctionThere isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s b
Staving off the monarch’s extinction
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
There isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s because Arndt has turned her house into a “Monarch Motel” in order to raise butterflies to increase the population. Every nook and cranny of the small cottage-style home... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Staving off the monarch’s extinctionThere isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s b
Staving off the monarch’s extinction
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
There isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s because Arndt has turned her house into a “Monarch Motel” in order to raise butterflies to increase the population. Every nook and cranny of the small cottage-style home... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Staving off the monarch’s extinctionThere isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s b
Staving off the monarch’s extinction
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
There isn’t another home like Brenda Arndt’s Crystal Beach residence. That’s because Arndt has turned her house into a “Monarch Motel” in order to raise butterflies to increase the population. Every nook and cranny of the small cottage-style home... Read more
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Entrpreneur
4 Harsh Marketing Lessons From 4 Small-Business OwnersMade a big mistake? Screwed up? Lost money on your marketing? Welcome to my wor
4 Harsh Marketing Lessons From 4 Small-Business Owners
Entrpreneur / Posted 3 days ago
Made a big mistake? Screwed up? Lost money on your marketing? Welcome to my world. This is what it’s like to run a small business. We don’t have the time or the resources to carefully think through everything. So we do a lot of things by our gut.... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Local cyclists conquer cancer with their wheelsA two-day, 200-km bike ride is nothing compared to a battle with cancer. Louise
Local cyclists conquer cancer with their wheels
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 3 days ago
A two-day, 200-km bike ride is nothing compared to a battle with cancer. Louise Scott knows what that's like, all too well. Louise and her Chilliwack team, "Team Wobbly Legs" had a great ride at last year's event. Louise rode in honour of her... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Miners honor breast cancer survivorsFRANKFORD — The Sussex County Miners will hold a “Pink in the Park” event befor
Miners honor breast cancer survivors
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
FRANKFORD — The Sussex County Miners will hold a “Pink in the Park” event before and during Saturday night’s gameo to honor breast cancer survivors and raise awareness for the new Center for Breast Health at Newton Medical Center, set to open this... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Test to predict breast cancerDeveloped in London, the personalised blood test can detect "minute amounts of
Test to predict breast cancer
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Developed in London, the personalised blood test can detect "minute amounts of cancer DNA" in breast cancer survivors to predict if the disease will return. Created by scientists at the Institute of Cancer Research, the test finds the extremely... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Drs. Oz and Roizen: Good scents – and sense – for better healthAromatherapy is a complementary treatment that uses essential oils to enhance r
Drs. Oz and Roizen: Good scents – and sense – for better health
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Aromatherapy is a complementary treatment that uses essential oils to enhance relaxation and boost mental sharpness. If you love the scents concocted by distilling volatile oils from the flowers, leaves and bark of plants, you’ll enjoy the varied... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago River still teems with fecal bacteria, tests showDuring heavy rains, the water reclamation district relieves pressure in over-sa
Chicago River still teems with fecal bacteria, tests show
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
During heavy rains, the water reclamation district relieves pressure in over-saturated sewers by releasing enormous amounts of raw waste and runoff into Bubbly Creek. Fecal coliform levels shot up to a whopping 600,000 CFUs in June after more than... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Looking forward to a long rideBob Parsons started cycling for others, but this year he’s riding for himself.
Looking forward to a long ride
Maple Ridge News / Posted 4 days ago
Bob Parsons started cycling for others, but this year he’s riding for himself. Parsons is a retired educator who lives in Maple Ridge. He was a teacher and vice-principal in the New Westminster elementary school system until retiring in 2009. He... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Maggie Hall: "Chemical castration plan might miss the mark" As the NSW Government considers chemical castration for child sex offenders,
Maggie Hall: "Chemical castration plan might miss the mark"
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
As the NSW Government considers chemical castration for child sex offenders, Dr Maggie Hall tells The Drum there are serious doubts as to whether the idea is ethical or would even work. A... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Childhood cancer survivors have high risk of suffering stroke at young ageMost people assume strokes only happen to octogenarians, but recent evidence su
Childhood cancer survivors have high risk of suffering stroke at young age
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
Most people assume strokes only happen to octogenarians, but recent evidence suggests that survivors of childhood cancer have a high risk of suffering a stroke at a surprisingly young age. A new study from the UC San Francisco Pediatric Brain Center... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heavy metal legend thanks Ozzy Osbourne for cancer battle supportAnd the guitarist particularly praised singer Ozzy Osbourne for his support. T
Heavy metal legend thanks Ozzy Osbourne for cancer battle support
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
And the guitarist particularly praised singer Ozzy Osbourne for his support. Tony, diagnosed with non-Hogkin’s lymphoma in January 2012, spoke of the times he thought he’d “had it” during a Bull Ring Macmillan Cancer support initiative. Its #Not... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sari portraits encourage mammograms among Indian and Sri Lankan womenPortraits in Pink: Sari encourages mammograms among Indian and Sri Lankan women
Sari portraits encourage mammograms among Indian and Sri Lankan women
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Portraits in Pink: Sari encourages mammograms among Indian and Sri Lankan women A photo exhibition aiming to increase breast cancer screening and tackle the culture of silence within the Indian and Sri Lankan communities has launched in western... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
‘Our Town Warren’ part of Emmy-nominated series for WPSUWPSU Penn State nominees include photographer Mark Stitzer - last year's Mid-At
‘Our Town Warren’ part of Emmy-nominated series for WPSU
Warren Times Observer / Posted 4 days ago
WPSU Penn State nominees include photographer Mark Stitzer - last year's Mid-Atlantic Emmy winner for individual achievement in program photography - and the Telly Award-winning production "Connected for Life" (Mindy McMahon, producer; Kristian Berg,... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESSALEM - The ROC of Salem Youth Center is hosting a "Fifth Quarter" all-night lo
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
SALEM - The ROC of Salem Youth Center is hosting a "Fifth Quarter" all-night lock-in Friday after Salem's home football game against Mineral Ridge. The free event is open to youth ages 13-20 and runs from 10 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday. The event... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Therapy dogs give relief to cancer patientsBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A group of fuzzy friends, and their owners fro
Therapy dogs give relief to cancer patients
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 4 days ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A group of fuzzy friends, and their owners from BARK-9 Therapy Dogs, took a walk Wednesday night to a meeting of the Lourdes Hospital cancer survivors group at Lourdes Hospital. Members of BARK-9 said they hoped to... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Your Story: Ready, Set, Relay!THE next Grafton Relay For Life is fast approaching and will be held on March 1
Your Story: Ready, Set, Relay!
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
THE next Grafton Relay For Life is fast approaching and will be held on March 19-20, 2016. Next year's event will be at a at Jabour Park in South Grafton. Registrations for this community event are now open and teams can register at the early bird... Read more
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Northern Star
Your Story: Ready, Set, Relay!THE next Grafton Relay For Life is fast approaching and will be held on March 1
Your Story: Ready, Set, Relay!
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
THE next Grafton Relay For Life is fast approaching and will be held on March 19-20, 2016. Next year's event will be at a at Jabour Park in South Grafton. Registrations for this community event are now open and teams can register at the early bird... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
New UCSF research: Childhood brain cancer survivors have high risk of recurrent strokesLAFAYETTE -- When she heads off to Seattle University next month, the most impo
New UCSF research: Childhood brain cancer survivors have high risk of recurrent strokes
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
LAFAYETTE -- When she heads off to Seattle University next month, the most important items 18-year-old Emily LaRoche needs to pack won't be her MacBook Air, cameras and paintbrushes. Unlike most of her fellow first-year students, LaRoche will depend... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
New UCSF research: Childhood brain cancer survivors have high risk of recurrent strokeLAFAYETTE -- When she heads off to Seattle University next month, the most impo
New UCSF research: Childhood brain cancer survivors have high risk of recurrent stroke
Oakland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
LAFAYETTE -- When she heads off to Seattle University next month, the most important items 18-year-old Emily LaRoche needs to pack won't be her MacBook Air, cameras and paintbrushes. Unlike most of her fellow first-year students, LaRoche will depend... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Chance of getting second cancer diagnosis on the riseSecond cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the United States no
Chance of getting second cancer diagnosis on the rise
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the United States now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or... Read more
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Newswise
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Avai
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke
Newswise / Posted 5 days ago
Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNeurology Newswise — Most people assume strokes only happen to... Read more
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City Pulse
Here be dragonsThe Grand River will be filled with dragons Sunday. Luckily, none of the dragon
Here be dragons
City Pulse / Posted 5 days ago
The Grand River will be filled with dragons Sunday. Luckily, none of the dragons will be able to breathe fire. The river will be filled with traditional Chinese dragon boats — paddled longboats elaborately decorated with dragon heads, scales and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Health and outdoors calendar: Remember loved ones who battled cancer

Aug. 26

Wings of Hope: 5:30 p.m.

Health and outdoors calendar: Remember loved ones who battled cancer
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago

Aug. 26

Wings of Hope: 5:30 p.m. Event to honor and remember friends and loved ones who have battled cancer. A donation of $30 allows you to add a butterfly to the mass butterfly release, or you can... Read more

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Orlando Sentinel
Halifax Health opens cancer survivorship clinicThe cancer center at Halifax Health is establishing a survivorship clinic, join
Halifax Health opens cancer survivorship clinic
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
The cancer center at Halifax Health is establishing a survivorship clinic, joining a few other centers in Florida and around the nation to have embraced and recognized the unique needs of cancer survivors. "Once you think about it, you realize that... Read more
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