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A True Lung Story of Love, Hope, Diamonds & Dad

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Posted by Samantha Powell on December 23rd, 2013 |

Discovering I had lung cancer was surreal but how I stumbled upon it was short of a miracle. It was three years ago, the summer of 2010. I’ve always been active and super healthy. I love the outdoors; I run, walk, bike and love the ocean. This particular day, I was on a walk with […]

Bonnie J. Addario, Founder of the Bonnie J. Addario Foundation, Issued the Following Statement in Response to Nov. 29 Dr. Oz Segment on Symptoms People Worry About Most

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 16th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Bonnie J. Addario, Founder of the Bonnie J. Addario Foundation, Issued the Following Statement in Response to Nov. 29 Dr. Oz Segment on Symptoms People Worry About Most Date:  12/16/13 Outlet Full Name: Contra Costa Times Author:  Bonnie J. Addario http://markets.financialcontent.com/mng-ba.contracostatimes/news/read?GUID=25915565&ChannelID=3191 Bonnie J. Addario, founder of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, issued […]

Why Do Healthy Non-Smokers Get Lung Cancer?

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 3rd, 2013 |

News Headline: Why Do Healthy Non-Smokers Get Lung Cancer? Date: 12/3/2013 Outlet Full Name: The Atlantic Author: Aimee Swartz http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2013/12/why-do-healthy-non-smokers-get-lung-cancer/281718/ For Emily Bennett Taylor, it started with a nagging cough. Her doctor first diagnosed her with bronchitis. And later, asthma. But after months of treatment, her cough persisted and she began to feel pain in […]

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Proud to Receive Assemblyman Pan Resolution Honoring Its Awareness Efforts

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 11th, 2013 |

News Headline:  The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Proud to Receive Assemblyman Pan Resolution Honoring It’s Awareness Efforts Date:  11/20/13 Outlet Full Name:  Yahoo! Finance Author:  Matt Notley http://finance.yahoo.com/news/bonnie-j-addario-lung-cancer-233000090.html Resolution commends Foundation for its extraordinary work to raise awareness and funding for lung cancer research The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) is […]

Boehringer Ingelheim to Sponsor the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Efforts to Promote Genetic Biomarker Testing

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 7th, 2013 |

News Headline: Boehringer Ingelheim to Sponsor the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Efforts to Promote Genetic Biomarker Testing Date: 11/7/13 Outlet Full Name:  Sacramento Bee Author:   Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation http://www.sacbee.com/2013/11/07/5888923/boehringer-ingelheim-to-sponsor.html SAN CARLOS, Calif. and RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Nov. 7, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer […]

Boehringer Ingelheim to Sponsor the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Efforts to Promote Genetic Biomarker Testing

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 7th, 2013 |

News Headline: Boehringer Ingelheim to Sponsor the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Efforts to Promote Genetic Biomarker Testing Date: 11/7/2013 Outlet Full Name: PR Newswire Author:  N/A http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/boehringer-ingelheim-to-sponsor-the-bonnie-j-addario-lung-cancer-foundations-efforts-to-promote-genetic-biomarker-testing-230971571.html SAN CARLOS, Calif. and RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) and Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BI) today announced […]

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Presents The Next Decade in Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 5th, 2013 |

News Headline: The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Presents The Next Decade in Lung Cancer Date:  11/5/13 Outlet Full Name:  Rock Hill Herald Online Author:  No Author http://www.heraldonline.com/2013/11/05/5374225/the-bonnie-j-addario-lung-cancer.html SAN CARLOS, CALIF., NOV. 5, 2013 — The brightest minds in research, academics and advocacy unite at the Lung Cancer Living Room SAN CARLOS, Calif., Nov. […]

Nov. 10, 2013 a Physician Panel of Experts

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Posted by Samantha Powell on October 31st, 2013 |

NOVEMBER 10, 2013 – 2PM PST HOW TO MAKE LUNG CANCER A CHRONICALLY MANAGED DISEASE IN 10 YEARS THE NEXT DECADE IN LUNG CANCER Moderator: Laurence Heifetz, MD – Medical Director, Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Cancer Center For Dr. Heifetz, helping cancer patients has become his life’s work, providing what he calls “a wonderful sense […]

Research Study Aims to Understand Inherited Lung Cancer Gene

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 30th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Research Study Aims to Understand Inherited Lung Cancer Gene Date:  10/30/13 Outlet Full Name:  Digital Journal Author:  No Author http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1556776 SAN CARLOS, Calif., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A new research study, funded by the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF), is aiming to understand how an inherited gene in some lung cancer patients […]

“Jog for Jill” Brings Penn Rowing Teams Together

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 23rd, 2013 |

News Headline:  “Jog for Jill” Brings Penn Rowing Teams Together Date:  10/23/13 Outlet Full Name:  The Daily Pennsylvanian Author: Sam Altand http://www.thedp.com/article/2013/10/penn-rowing-jog-for-jill-feature Getting up early on weekends is a struggle for everyone, especially college athletes. But for the members of the Penn men’s lightweight and women’s crew teams, getting up on one particular Sunday was […]