Why Laura Supports CancerCare’s Lung Cancer Walk for Hope

October 16, 2017

“Every year when I go, I feel humbled. It reminds me how grateful I am that I had a place to go when I needed support.”

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Temple Beth Sholom Sisterhood Gives Back to Honor a Beloved Community Leader

November 1, 2016

After losing their beloved mentor and friend Molly Chernofsky to lung cancer, the Sisterhood of Temple Beth Sholom joined the Lung Cancer Walk for Hope to help others like her.

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Why Kimberly Walks for Hope

October 25, 2016

On Sunday, November 6, Kimberly and her family will join hundreds of Long Islander residents at the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course to participate in their tenth walk.

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Why Stella Supports CancerCare’s Lung Cancer Walk for Hope

October 18, 2016

For the fifth year in a row, Stella and her team “Strides for Steve” are joining CancerCare’s 14th Annual Lung Cancer Walk for Hope to make a difference for anyone affected by lung cancer.

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New Financial Assistance Available to Help Cancer Patients Get to Treatment

March 24, 2016

A cancer diagnosis is a very difficult time for many families financially, and costs such as transportation often prevent people from receiving proper treatment. We are therefore pleased to share that CancerCare has received renewed funding from Celgene Corporation for “CancerCare Get You There,” one of our transportation assistance programs.

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CancerCare Announces Findings of Lung Cancer Roundtable

March 1, 2016

This past October, CancerCare held a roundtable discussion titled “Improving the Quality of Life for Lung Cancer Patients” at its national headquarters in New York City. Celebrated lung cancer advocates and key opinion leaders in lung cancer treatment held a dialogue and gave presentations reviewing the significance of patient-reported outcomes related to patients with lung cancer.

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Financial Assistance Now Available for Metastatic Lung Cancer and Multiple Myeloma Patients

January 15, 2016

CancerCare now has national grants, generously funded by Bristol-Myers Squibb, available for people diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer or multiple myeloma. The funds will cover travel expenses associated with treatment for those who are eligible.

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Over 1,000 CancerCare Supporters and Friends Attend Lung Cancer Walk for Hope

December 8, 2015

More than 1,000 CancerCare friends and supporters came together to take part in the 13th Annual CancerCare Lung Cancer Walk for Hope, held at The Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, on Sunday, November 8. The powerful event raised more than $180,000 in support of CancerCare’s Lung Cancer Support Program, the only ongoing program on Long Island providing free counseling to patients, loved ones and caregivers affected by lung cancer.

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Top News and Trends in Cancer Research from ASCO 2015

July 2, 2015

With over 30,000 members of the cancer community in attendance, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting is one of the biggest events of the year for breakthroughs in cancer research. Our recap aims to give a quick glance at the meeting’s highlights.

If you’d like to take a deeper dive into ASCO, you can listen to our Connect Education Workshop series, “Your Guide to the Latest Cancer Research and Treatments,” which features updates from ASCO 2015.

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CancerCare Publishes New Guide to the Latest Treatment and Research Updates

May 8, 2015

CancerCare is pleased to announce that a new booklet, “Your Guide to the Latest Cancer Research and Treatments: Highlights from the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology,” is now available!

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