Topic: American Cancer Society

DesertSun Articles

  1. Founder of cancer society's desert chapter lauded

    • Feb 18, 2014
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    Sally West Brooks, who co-founded the Desert Chapter of the American Cancer Society ... When Brooks, a nurse in Palm Springs, realized there was no American Cancer Society ... American Cancer Society ...

  2. Americans are living longer, but not as long as other countries

    • Jan 15, 2014
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    While the rate of new lung cancer cases has dropped 22 percent for men over the past 33 years, it has risen for women by 106 percent, according to the American Cancer Society....

  3. 'Art of Healing' to benefit The American Cancer Society

    • Mar 09, 2013
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    for The American Cancer Society ... AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY For more information on the upcoming gala please contact Karli Tanner, event director at karli.tanner@cancer.org or...

  4. Just as with HIV, it will take all of us to defeat cancer

    • Nov 11, 2013
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    Please join CPS-3 and help the American Cancer Society ... CPS-3 stands for Cancer Prevention Study-3, under way by the American Cancer Society ... Find out why the American Cancer Society ...

  5. How to help in the Palm Springs area

    • Jul 31, 2013
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    American Cancer Society Also needed are... American Cancer Society Discovery Shop seeks volunteers to assist with cashiering, stocking, sales, and/or pricing on a four-hour...

  6. How to Help

    • Mar 12, 2013
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    American Cancer Society Also needed are... American Cancer Society Discovery Shop seeks volunteers to assist with cashiering, stocking, sales, and/or pricing on a four-hour...

  7. It was a very good and sociable summer

    • Oct 19, 2013
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    For a mere 17 years she's been a health outreach volunteer/organizer for the American Cancer Society. Relatives and old friends champagne-toasted the goldenweds at the...

  8. Coachella Valley A&E calendar for week of July 30, 2013

    • Jul 29, 2013
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    Benefits the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Saturday: IPACinema featuring Fritz Lang's 1927 classic,'' Metropolis,'' featuring 25 minutes of once-lost material, 7...

  9. Coachella Valley A&E calendar for week of Tuesday, July 23

    • Jul 22, 2013
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    Benefits American Cancer Society Relay For Life. Saturday:'' Disruption,'' an exhibition by Idyllwild artist Kaarin Elizabeth with prizes for attendees of the reception...

  10. Community briefs for Thursday, July 18, 2013

    • Jul 17, 2013
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    A 24-hour Dance Party benefiting the American Cancer Society will be held beginning at 5 p.m. on Aug. 2 at The Riviera, 1600 N. Indian Canyon Drive. Cost to participate is $20...