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2010 Super Colon Tour Wraps Up in the Big Apple

The National Super Colon Tour for the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s 2010 fiscal year ended with a bang on June 7 at the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health…

Step Away 5K: Walking the Walk

The part I have loved about the challenge this year is I’m not alone. Last year being the only one in the limelight was a bit…

Oncotones at ASCO Annual Meeting: Great Band, Good Cause

The annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) draws oncology professionals from around the globe.  The 2010, Advancing Quality, Promoting Innovation generated…

25 Years Funding Cancer Prevention and Early Detection Research

Every so often, it’s good for an organization to take stock of what it has accomplished over the years.  As part of the 25th anniversary…

Step Away 5K: What Does Healthy Mean?

Today there was a group of us talking about my blog and the question came up: “What does healthy mean?”  A good question and it…

Bad Beat on Cancer: Cancer is a Drag

No, we’re not very unattractive women in need of electrolysis. We’re dressing in drag to play poker and support Bad Beat on Cancer® during the World Series…

Prevention a Highlight of ASCO Breakaway from Cancer Policy Roundtable

Friday night, I had the pleasure of listening to a dynamic policy discussion hosted by the Breakaway from Cancer campaign.  Carolyn Aldigé, the founder of…

Step Away 5K: With a Huff and a Puff

Finally got my rear in gear and headed back into the gym.  There was a lot more huffing and puffing than normal and muscles that…

Andrea Roane Highlights Foundation's ¡Celebremos la vida! Program

Even though I’m a pretty shy person I was ready to jump in front of the WUSA News9 cameras to talk about the ¡Celebremos la…

Dr. Richard Wender: The Manly Thing to Do

The strongest predictor of how long a new-born baby is destined to live is not whether they’re born in a city or in a rural…