Cycle for Survival

Cycle for Survival is the movement to beat rare cancers. Our high-energy indoor team cycling events provide a tangible way for you to fight back—100% of all money raised directly funds lifesaving rare cancer research.  325 more words

In Lieu of Flowers

It’s a phrase that litters the obituaries section in every hometown newspaper: “In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to Do-Gooder Charity in poor dead Jane or John Doe’s name.”   But what if you didn’t have to wait until you’re dead and gone to ask people to donate money on your behalf?  964 more words

New venture boosts leading medical researchers & their IP rights

A unique public-private partnership provides medical research centers and the patents they generate with a more efficient and rewarding path toward commercialization.

Bridge Medicines is a drug discovery company launched recently in conjunction with three of the leading non-profit medical research institutions – … 448 more words


ATM Skimmers Found At Memorial Sloan-Kettering, 3 Other Hospitals; Thousands Stolen From Victims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is searching for two suspects accused of installing ATM skimming devices at several hospitals in New York City — subsequently stealing more than $40,000 from unknowing users. 408 more words


One Step Closer...

It’s been a little over a week since I returned from NYC to see my doctors at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.  I loved returning to the city as an adult, with an apartment to stay at within the city.  1,142 more words


Status: It's (still) complicated.


“You love to run into the arms of anyone. Take off your shoes and socks and stay awhile. You like the adrenaline rush just a little too much. 

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I Rode in Cycle for Survival's Times Square Takeover and You Should Too

Friday night I rode in my first Cycle for Survival Times Square Takeover. It was everything.

I heard about Cycle for Survival from my friend who has participated in it for years, first with and then in honor of his fiance, who battled rare cancer. 500 more words

The Tristen Phase