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Cancer Advocacy

8 Truths You Need To Know About Cancer

Robyn Stoller | Posted 05.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Robyn Stoller

Cancer will very likely affect each and every one of us at some point in our lives -- whether it is through our own personal diagnosis or through that of someone we love. In light of this, I'd like share eight things that we as survivors and potential targets of this disease need to know.

#OMG2014: Stupid Cancer. Genius Event.

Emily Drake | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Emily Drake

What Stupid Cancer has created with this event is an inspiring conference that brings together advocates, caregivers, health professionals and young adults from all corners of the USA and beyond.

Coffee and a Smile! How a Simple Coffee Can Be Inspiring

HooplaHa | Posted 11.19.2012 | Good News

"One day I went to get coffee for myself but then I felt kind of selfish there were all these people sitting there. So I got my father's wallet and asked around, 'Anyone else want coffee?' That's how it began."

Jewel's New Song Raises Funds For Reconstruction For Breast Cancer Survivors

AP | STACEY PLAISANCE | Posted 09.21.2012 | Impact

NEW ORLEANS -- Singer-songwriter Jewel has penned numerous lyrics empowering women after heartbreak and loss, and now she hopes to do the same for bre...

The Power of 'Blue' to Fight Prostate Cancer

Gabe Canales | Posted 11.12.2012 | Impact
Gabe Canales

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and blue is our symbolic color for prostate cancer awareness. This month is an opportunity to put a spotlight on this disease, give men hope, make a difference and save lives.

Good Afternoon, You Have Cancer

Suleika Jaouad | Posted 11.20.2012 | Women
Suleika Jaouad

"Acute Myeloid Leukemia," my doctor said last May. I was 22 years old. My friends were busy starting their lives, and I was worried that mine might end before it had really begun.