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Confused About Cancer? This Article Is For You

Going to school a long time can prepare us later by learning constantly. We learn about Shakespeare and how to do implicit differentiation so that we can survive in the real world and think critically about our situation. 14 more words

Fundraising Is Like Fishing

Ever go fishing, sit on the dock, throw out your line and watch that entire school of fish just stop midstream, make a hard left and head straight on for your bait? 877 more words

Kris Costa

The Waiting Game

“Of all the hardships a person had to face none was more punishing than
the simple act of waiting.” Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns…

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How Are The Price for Cancer Drugs Decided?

This may be a bit of a long read, but it explains precisely why I speak in Washington DC every year to fight for FACT legislation: (Fair Access To Cancer Treatment) and why every US citizen should be speaking up. 1,150 more words


Lymphoma & Flu Shots

Here are some important facts for patients to know about flu shots:

  • Seasonal flu shots (influenza vaccines) are recommended for cancer survivors and anyone who has contact with a cancer patient.
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Well Being

Genetic testing of young bowel cancer patients could save lives

Lynch Syndrome  (LS), formerly known as Hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) is a familial cancer syndrome; affected individuals have disease-associated mutations in one of a number of key genes involved in normal DNA repair processes (most commonly the MLH1, MSH2, MSH6  and PMS2 genes). 529 more words

Colorectal Cancer

Durga puja on wheels for cancer patients in West Bengal

By Nilanjana Gupta

Barasat: While thousands rush to the pandals to catch a glimpse of goddess durga, there are some who can’t make it to the durga puja pandals. 219 more words

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