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Help the American Cancer Society Finish the Fight Against Cancer. Register Your Team Today!

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Miami Beach gives everyone in the community a chance to help the organization save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.

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New NCCN Guidelines for Smoking Cessation published

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tobacco-related diseases are the most preventable cause of death worldwide; smoking cessation leads to improvement in cancer treatment outcomes, as well as decreased recurrence. According to the American Cancer Society, in 2015, nearly 171,000 of the estimated 589,430 cancer deaths in the United States–more than 25 percent–will be caused by tobacco smoking.

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Bears in Blue Saturday

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Attack to take on prostate cancer at upcoming charity hockey game as they take on the Erie Otters on Saturday February 28th at 7:30pm. The 2nd annual Bears in Blue is a men’s cancer initiative in partnership with The Owen Sound Attack, The Canadian Cancer Society and Bayshore Broadcasting.

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Let's Paint the Town Purple

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The American Cancer Society will “Paint Shelby Purple” in celebration of its annual Relay For Life event.

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Let's Paint the Town Purple

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The American Cancer Society will “Paint Shelby Purple” in celebration of its annual Relay For Life event.

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Canadian Cancer Society Seeking Volunteers for Daffodil Month in April

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Canadian Cancer Society is asking BC residents to join the fight against cancer this spring.

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Develop global strategies to protect kids with cancer: Shaikha Jawaher

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Shaikha Jawaher emphasised the need for the international community to shoulder its humanitarian responsibility towards these children. Shaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, and Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients Society (FoCP), stressed the need to develop …

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Importance of supporting children with cancer emphasised

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Supporting children with cancer across the world, especially those who do not have access to specialised clinics or hospitals, is of extreme importance, said Shaikha Jawaher Bint Mohammad Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. Shaikha Jawaher is Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients Society (FoCP …

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Pink Caravan calls for Emirati medical professionals to join its annual ride

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

(MENAFN – Emirates News Agency (WAM)) The annual Pink Caravan Ride, a pan-UAE breast cancer awareness initiative by the Friends of Cancer Patients Society, FoCP, has called for Em…

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Lung cancer kills more women than breast cancer in rich countries: Report

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) Lung cancer has surpassed breast cancer as the leading cause of cancer death in females in developed countries and the change reflects the tobacco epidemic in women, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Cancer Society and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC).

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