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Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces Charitable Donation of $1 Million to Support Immuno-Oncology Education for Patients and Caregivers

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 3rd, 2014 |

News Headline: Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces Charitable Donation of $1 Million to Support Immuno-Oncology Education for Patients and Caregivers Date: 3/3/14 Outlet Full Name: Wall Street Journal Author: No author http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140303-905003.html Bristol-Myers Squibb Company today announced donations totaling $1 million in 2013 to four nonprofit organizations that support patients with cancer. The donations will fund the […]

‘Barb’s Beer’ Puts Hope For Lung Cancer on Tap

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 26th, 2014 |

News Headline: ‘Barb’s Beer’ Puts Hope For Lung Cancer on Tap Date: 2/26/14 Outlet Full Name: The Bellingham Herald Author: Tom Murphy http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2014/02/26/3484720/barbs-beer-puts-hope-for-lung.html What does “Barb’s Beer” have to do with curing non-smoker’s lung cancer? Maybe something special, which I’ll talk about in a moment. Non-smoker’s lung cancer is a silent killer, not because its […]

Local Firefighters Raise Funds for American Lung Association

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 21st, 2014 |

News Headline: Local Firefighters Raise Funds for American Lung Association Date: 2/21/14 Outlet Full Name: Hamden Post-Chronicle Author: Lynn Fredricksen http://www.ctpostchronicle.com/articles/2014/02/21/life/doc53076ceb447b7079888897.txt?viewmode=fullstory Residents may not realize it, but local firefighters, as a group, are an amazingly valuable local treasure. In addition to fighting fires and saving lives, this group of fire professionals gives selflessly to help […]

Bridging the Gap to Helping Children and Teens Fight Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 20th, 2014 |

News Headline: Bridging the Gap to Helping Children and Teens Fight Cancer Date: 2/20/14 Outlet Full Name: Chicago Tribune Author: Colleen Kisel http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/suburbs/orland_park_homer_glen/community/chi-ugc-article-bridging-the-gap-to-helping-children-and-teen-2014-02-20,0,5926517.story The Bridge Teen Center in Orland Park is giving back to children fighting cancer by lending a helping hand at the warehouse of the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation (POTCF). The teens […]

Lexington’s Beards for Buds Aims to Raise Cancer Awareness, Money for Research

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 16th, 2014 |

News Headline: Lexington’s Beards for Buds Aims to Raise Cancer Awareness, Money for Research Date: 2/16/14 Outlet Full Name: Kentucky Author: Valarie Honeycutt Spears http://www.kentucky.com/2014/02/16/3092729/wearing-their-support-on-their.html In 2012, to raise awareness about men’s cancers, Jud Davis started a beard-growing contest between the church he attended, Woodford County’s Pisgah Presbyterian, and Lexington’s Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church. Davis […]

Franchesca Faucette Foundation Founded by Son for Lung Cancer Research

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 6th, 2014 |

News Headline: Franchesca Faucette Foundation Founded by Son for Lung Cancer Research Date: 2/6/14 Outlet Full Name: Vindy Youngstown News Author: William Alcorn http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/feb/06/local-man-founds-cancer-organization-in-/ Franchesca Faucette, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer in April 2013, will live on in the hearts of her loved ones and in the public mind through a lung-cancer […]

Kevin Durant Designs Nike Sneakers Inspired by His Late Aunt Pearl’s Floral Robe

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Posted by Samantha Powell on February 6th, 2014 |

News Headline: Kevin Durant Designs Nike Sneakers Inspired by His Late Aunt Pearl’s Floral Robe Date: 2/6/14 Outlet Full Name: Dr. Jays Author: Danica Daniel http://live.drjays.com/index.php/2014/02/06/kevin-durant-designs-nike-sneakers-inspired-by-his-late-aunt-pearls-floral-robe/ Kevin Durant‘s latest sneaker is allowing the NBA player to wear his heart on his sleeve and his feet. When it came time to design a new pair of […]

National Lung Cancer Partnership is Now Free to Breathe, Continues Commitment to Double Five-Year Lung Cancer Survival By 2022

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 4th, 2014 |

oakley outlet News Headline: National Lung Cancer Partnership is Now Free to Breathe, Continues Commitment to Double Five-Year Lung Cancer Survival By 2022 Date: 2/4/14 Outlet Full Name: Sacramento Bee Author: No author http://www.sacbee.com/2014/02/04/6128339/national-lung-cancer-partnership.html MADISON, Wis., Feb. 4, 2014 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Changing its name – but not its focus – the National Lung Cancer […]

We Can’t Beat Cancer With Drugs Alone; Prevention Crucial: WHO

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 3rd, 2014 |

News Headline: We Can’t Beat Cancer With Drugs Alone; Prevention Crucial: WHO Date: 2/3/14 Outlet Full Name: Reuters Author: Kate Kelland http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/02/03/us-cancer-idUSBREA120X920140203 (Reuters) – Governments must make better use of vaccines and preventative public health policies in the fight against cancer as treatment alone cannot stem the disease, a World Health Organization (WHO) agency said […]

Report: Childhood Cancer Cases up, but Deaths Down

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 31st, 2014 |

News Headline: Report: Childhood Cancer Cases up, but Deaths Down Date: 1/31/14 Outlet Full Name: ABC News Author: Mike Stobbe http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/report-childhood-cancer-cases-deaths-22313276 In its most comprehensive look at the cancers that most commonly affect youths, the American Cancer Society said in a report Friday that childhood cases continues to increase, but death rates have fallen. Childhood […]