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Augusta-Gardiner KOA Campground Raising Funds To Sends Kids With Cancer To Summer Camp

The Augusta/Gardiner KOA Journey Campground will be offering camping on Saturday, May 9 for just $10 as part of Kampgrounds of America's annual KOA Care Camps Big Weekend to benefit KOA Care Camps for children with cancer.

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Keystone, Getty Images
Keystone, Getty Images

Singer Leslie Gore Dies

In the 1960’s one of the hottest female singer-songwriters was teen sensation Leslie Gore. Ms. Gore passed away of lung cancer at the age of 68 at New York University Langone Medical Center.

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Peter MacDiarmid, Getty Images
Peter MacDiarmid, Getty Images

FrankenLouie, Two Face Cat Dies at 15

Frank and Louie, the world’s oldest two-face cat has passed away at the age of 15 years old. Vets never expected the two-face cat to live to the ripe old age of 15, he did, but finally succumbing to cancer.

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Renee Nelson
Renee Nelson

Cancer Comes-A-Calling: Patrick’s Test Results & HACCC Cancer Survivors Day Sept 13th

 

OK. It has been almost a year of tests and treatments and cancer stuff. WELL, we just learned that Patrick, my boyfriend, is now CANCER FREE!  He is not cured. Only a bone marrow transplant would do that, but with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment can kick it back and keep it in check. SO, to the Harold Alfond Center For Cancer Care staff, thank you for all you did for Patrick and for me. Perfect time to talk about centers Cancer Survivors Day on Sept 13th!!!  

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Justin Sullivan. Getty Images

9 Year Old Cancer Supporter Not Allowed in School

Kamryn Renfrom a 9 year old girl from Grand Junction, Colorado was kept out of class at Caprock Academy on Monday because she shaved her head. The school has a strict policy about girls shaving their head, but Kamryn’s reason was a special one.

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Renee Nelson
Renee Nelson

Cancer Comes-A-Calling: Dana-Farber + More Chemo for Renee’s BF

The most recent happening with Patrick's (the boyfriend) cancer look like he will be in a pattern for the next four or five months.  Patrick has apparently done all the ‘other stuff’ he needed to do and now has to just focus on his chemotherapy. The other stuff included a trip to Boston to visit the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

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Cancer Comes-A-Calling: Chemo Treatments Are…Well…Super Boring

My boyfriend, significant other, whatever you want to call him was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. As the support system to him on this, it has been an amazing journey of what goes on for a patient. Recently, his cancer journey has taken him to cancer class and chemotherapy. What a learning curve he is facing.

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YouTube

Woman Creates Inspiring Video, Sings for Her Cancer-Stricken Mother

Lori is facing stage 4 pancreatic cancer and Jenny wanted to make her smile.

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Renee and Patrick in NOLA

Cancer Comes-A-Calling: Renee’s BF Has Been Diagnosed

I am 48 and it was just over two months ago cancer made itself known in my circle. Not me, my boyfriend. (How is that possible I made it to this age and have known none first hand with cancer? Amazing.) But now, I am getting front right seat to cancer and treatment. So here is how this story starts

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UMaine Women’s Basketball Coach to Shave Head if Fans Raise $10,000 for Cancer Research

University of Maine women’s basketball coach Richard Barron has pledged for the third consecutive year to shave his head if Black Bear fans contribute $10,000 for women’s cancer research.

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