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Yael Cohen

Razorfish Converge Shingerview: Yael Cohen, Founder and CEO, Fuck Cancer

David Shing | Posted 07.07.2013 | Business
David Shing

It's said that laughter is the best medicine and for Yael Cohen, CEO and Founder of Fuck Cancer, that is her prescribed strategy in jump-starting conversations around cancer.

Let's Talk About Sex, Baby

Yael Cohen | Posted 04.25.2012 | Impact
Yael Cohen

The videos are just the beginning though; once you're hooked on awkward sex, it's time to send your parents a phone call.

Do My Genetics Determine My Future?

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Yael Cohen

About 12 percent of all women will get breast cancer, but 60 percent of BRCA positive women will. Having a harmful BRCA 1 or 2 mutation increases your chances of getting breast cancer by five times.

Twitter or TED?

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

Stories are what make people tick, passion is what motivates and inspires, and there's no better way to experience passionate stories than straight from the horse's mouth.

What Provokes Even the Mildest of Towns?

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

I am aware that the F-bomb opens doors for this movement and starts the much needed conversation about cancer, but I am also confident that we have the substance to sustain a long term movement.

Why F*ck Cancer?

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

I decided I would do something to teach people how to look for cancer instead of just find it, because early detection really was my family's salvation.

Post-CGI Perspectives

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

While the nine to five of the Clinton Global Initiative was insightful, informative, and interesting it was ultimately the afterhours activities that made my CGI experience so memorable.

Pre-CGI: A Tale of Confusion, Excitement, and Nerves

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

At the CGI Annual Meeting I hope to gain insight, knowledge, and some like minded partners to help me put an end to late stage cancer diagnosis.

Tell Off Cancer With One Click

Yael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Yael Cohen

Before marking our one year anniversary next month, FCancer is turning September into "F-tember," launching a month-long campaign during which you can help raise awareness through your social networks.