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Baker, Ireland share stories at prostate cancer awareness event
"Prostate cancer is an epidemic in the African American community and we need to address it," said Ireland. The longtime judge, who retired in 2014 as he approached the mandatory retirement age of 70, said he received a cancer diagnosis after reading ... [...]
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Desserts to help fight cancer in RI Bakes for Breast Cancer event
Treat the special women in your life to decadent desserts while also helping fight breast cancer during Rhode Island Bakes for Breast Cancer from May 8, Mother's Day through May 14. Restaurants, bakeries, cafés, and ice cream shops throughout Rhode ... [...]
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Local METAvivor event benefits patients battling metastatic breast cancer
The treatments to fight stage 1,2, and 3 breast cancer, commonly chemotherapy and radiation, are ineffective. Once diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, a patient's average lifespan is 33 months. 20% of patients will live 5 years, 10% will live 10. [...]
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Susan's Rally: A Sister's Breast Cancer Death Inspires a Unique Event — Cars …
Cancer and cars collide for the 23rd annual Susan's Rally, a fundraising event that raises money and awareness for breast cancer and its treatment and prevention. Audi Center is this year's starting line, rallying cars and enthusiasts alike before a ... [...]
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Rays of Hope Breast Cancer Survivors' Day event held in Springfi – Western …
Breast cancer survivors had a chance to meet one another and share their stories. "This is a great group of women, very courageous fighters out here," said Midje Theulen, a breast cancer survivor. "We've come so far in research and there's new ... [...]
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Reading prostate cancer screening event sees record attendance
Various members of the Lions Club of Reading, including former director general David Merchant who survived prostate cancer thanks to an early diagnosis from a PSA tests, were in attendance. Sir John Madejski and Mayor of Reading Sarah Hacker also ... [...]
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Shining Down event in Springfield to raise funds for prostate cancer research
They vowed to continue his fight for increased awareness and research funding. The women founded Shining Down, Inc., not only as a way to channel their tremendous grief into a positive outlet by funding more prostate cancer treatment research, but to ... [...]
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Breast cancer advocate Joan Lunden addresses Palm Beach event
A breast cancer diagnosis in 2014, however, became a “full-circle moment.” She would never be a doctor, but she could inspire others to join the fight against breast cancer. After nine months of aggressive treatment that included a lumpectomy, six ... [...]
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