Fundraising for dementia research: a million for a million

When you think about companies giving to charity, you wouldn't think of a budget airline company as being among the generous, right? Wrong! easyJet, one of Europe's budget carrier has just announced … [Read more...]

Cancer in the News

Here's the what is going on in cancer news and events around the globe! Strike Out Breast Cancer located in San Francisco, CA, is celebrating TEN years. Join them on October 20th as they do it … [Read more...]

Think Pink For October

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. From the American Cancer Society: Breast cancer life time risk is about to 1 in 8 (about 12%). In 2008, an estimated 182,460 new cases … [Read more...]

Diabetes News, Weekend Edition

Hope you're having a great weekend. Here's what's new in the world of diabetes care, events and all the etcetera I could find.  By the way...  Are You Walking Boston?          2008 Boston Walk to … [Read more...]

Diabetes News, Weekend Edition

  Our thoughts are with those affected by Hurricane Ike, Gustav and Hannah, many of whom are diabetics. PRNewsWire, Sept. 11, 2008. Feeding America Issues Urgent National Plea for Funds to … [Read more...]

Cancer News, Weekend Edition

Welcome to cancer news. Our primary thoughts this weekend are with those dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Ike. Thank you to the American Cancer Society for sending along … [Read more...]

Cancer News, Weekend Edition

September already ...and hurricane season across the world. Hannah has struck and Ike is on the way. Stay safe! Here are the highlights on cancer events and news around the world.   Zero Breast  … [Read more...]

Heart-friendly events in September

In this one of the last posts of August, I am summarizing heart-related events worldwide scheduled for September. Walks and runs Now, these are events everybody can join in. You can walk, run, or hike … [Read more...]

Step Out!!

Walk to Fight Diabetes!! The American Diabetes Society's Step Out! Check out the video here. Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes, formerly America's Walk for Diabetes, is about changing the face … [Read more...]

How Ditching Google Can Help Raise Cancer Funds

The majority of my work day is spent doing some form of internet research. That's why I was happy to find that Yahoo! had a partnership with the American Cancer Society to help raise funds for cancer … [Read more...]

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