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Another View: Hope drives women battling breast cancer

Devastation. Hope. Blame. Perseverance. Every woman diagnosed with breast cancer experiences a broad range of strong emotions. Over 12 percent of women born in the U.S. today &mdas ...

Placer County residents called to contribute to historic cancer research effort

Residents of Placer County have an opportunity to participate in a historic study that has the potential to change the face of cancer for future generations. Men and women between ...

American Cancer Society begins cancer research study

The American Cancer Society is holding a kickoff for Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3), a large-scale, long-term study looking at the lifestyle, environmental and genetic factors t ...

Relay for Life: It’s not a race

The name notwithstanding, Relay for Life is not a race, unlike so many 5Ks and other disease-related fundraising efforts. That’s one of the many misconceptions to be cleared up a ...