cancer

Dr-Bodai

Who Is Dr. Bodai?

Dr Ernie Bodai, a Sacramento surgeon, introduced the first-ever fundraising stamp.

4 hours ago

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The Race to 1 Billion How Can You Be A Part

The date, the stamp has raised $75 million for cancer research

4 hours ago

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What Does The Money Go To And What Has It Done?

oday, thanks to breakthroughs in cancer research, more and more people are becoming cancer survivors rather than cancer victims. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are 12 million cancer survivors in the U.S. today. Every dollar we can raise through these stamps to fight breast cancer will help save lives.”

5 hours ago

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Other Cancers

Cancer is a group of many related diseases that begin in cells, the body’s basic unit of life. Normally, cells grow and divide to produce more cells only when the body needs them.

12/18/2014

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State Senator Wants To Ban The Use Of Recycled Tires For Playground Turf

A state senator wants to ban recycled tires used in the artificial turf at schools and playgrounds because there may be a link to cancer. That has people asking what this ban would mean for local schools that already have the turf and the businesses that produce it.

12/18/2014

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Donors Raise $3,000 For Woman Who Allegedly Faked Having Cancer

A Southern California woman who authorities say faked terminal cancer to get money has been referred to a special court for people with mental illness.

12/13/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 26:  Diem Brown attends the OCRF's 17th Annual Super Saturday Hosted By Kelly Ripa And Donna Karan on July 26, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

MTV ‘Challenge’ Star Diem Brown Dies At 32

Diem Brown has lost a long battle with cancer. The reality star and advocate for cancer survivors died Friday in a New York hospital, according to E! Network correspondent Alicia Quarles. She was 32.

11/14/2014

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Lucky Break: Rocklin High Football Player’s Injury Reveals Tumor

Max O’Rourke spent most of Sunday in surgery and is still recovering.

10/12/2014

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Breast Cancer Study: Double Mastectomy Does Not Offer Increased Survival Chance

The study, involving 200,000 California women treated for cancer in one breast, confirmed what doctors and scientists suspected—removing both breasts does not always mean a better end result.

09/02/2014

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Co-Owner Of Slaughterhouse That Processed Cows With Cancer Pleads Guilty To Charges

The co-owner of a Northern California slaughterhouse accused of processing cows with cancer while U.S. livestock inspectors took lunch breaks has pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge.

08/25/2014

Jim Kelly waves to the crowd during introductions during the Class of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 2, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Jim Kelly’s Final Score

Word dripped down this week that Jim Kelly’s cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?

08/22/2014

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Curt Schilling Says His Cancer Is In Remission

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) Curt Schilling, the former Boston Red Sox pitcher turned ESPN television analyst, said Wednesday his cancer is in remission.

KHTK Sports 1140–06/26/2014

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