The picture above is why I participate in Relay For Life. Tonight I'll be joining my sister's team at the Chenango County Fair Grounds in Norwich, New York. To celebrate, honor, and remember those affected by cancer.
What if, if only for a second, cancer patients could have a carefree moment? A moment that their illness didn't consume their thoughts. The Mimi Foundation, cancer care center, worked with photographer Leo Burnett France to create such special moments for twenty patients. T...
This Friday, July 19, 2013 is the start of the 17th Annual Chenango County Relay For Life. The event runs through Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Chenango County Fairgrounds in Norwich, New York. I am pleased to be a part of the festivities as teams walk to celebrate the lives of loved ones who have battled cancer, remember those who were taken too soon and raise money to find a cure for cancer.
The annual report to the nation on the status of cancer, 1975–2009, shows that overall cancer death rates continued to decline in the United States among both men and women and among all major racial and ethnic groups.