Author Archives: Claire Greenwell

About Claire Greenwell

Hi! My name is Claire, and I am the Media Relations Specialist on our team.

Breast Cancer Survivor Turns Radiation Treatment into Visual Journey

When Sally Loughridge was diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago, she experienced a range of emotions including fear, anger and vulnerability.  As a coping strategy, Loughridge, a retired clinical psychologist, turned her vision of cancer cells escaping her body … Continue reading

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Knowing Your Family’s Colon Cancer History Could Save Your Life

Did you know that colorectal cancer is highly treatable if found in its early stages?  Most people should start getting screened for colorectal cancer at age 50, but people with a family history are at higher risk and may need … Continue reading

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m.cancer.org: The new American Cancer Society mobile Web site

  In this age of technology, everything is mobile.  The need to access information at your fingertips no matter where you are in the world has become a necessity. The American Cancer Society is proud to announce the launch of … Continue reading

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Saving lives: American Cancer Society Ranks in Top 100 Ideal Employers for Undergraduates

  Every undergraduate student dreams of getting that great first job right after college. The job that you enjoy going to everyday, that you learn so much from, and that has a direct correlation to your degree. It does not … Continue reading

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National Cancer Survivors Day

On Sunday, June 6, the American Cancer Society will join millions of Americans in honoring cancer survivors as part of the 23rd annual National Cancer Survivors Day, organized by the National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation. It’s a day to celebrate … Continue reading

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Don’t Fry Day

To help reduce rising rates of skin cancer, the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention has designated the Friday before Memorial Day “Don’t Fry Day” to remind everyone to protect their skin while enjoying the outdoors. May 28, 2010 will … Continue reading

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Choose You

On Tuesday, May 4th, the American Cancer Society launched a new movement called Choose You to inspire women to put their health first in order to stay well and prevent cancer.  I had the opportunity to attend our launch events … Continue reading

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