Articles By: nygal

Review: NFL Campaign Website, “A Crucial Catch”

Review: NFL Campaign Website, “A Crucial Catch”
The NFL, its clubs, players and the NFL Players Association are proud to support the fight against breast cancer. Their campaign, “A Crucial Catch”, in partnership with the American Cancer Society, is focused on the importance of annual screenings, especially for women who are 40 and older. Throughout...
October 11th, 2012 | Cancer Websites, Fundraising Events | Read More

Pet Health a Growing Trend

Pet Health a Growing Trend
Americans have been fighting fiercely against the obesity epidemic, and now their pets have joined the battle as well. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, a nationwide study found that in the United States, an estimated 7.2 million dogs are obese and 26 million are overweight. The...
February 25th, 2012 | Featured Article | Read More

Pet insurance grows in popularity

Pet insurance grows in popularity
It’s a brand new year, but many people are still unemployed and struggling to make ends meet. A need for better budgeting may be just one of the reasons that an increasing number of pet owners are climbing aboard the pet insurance bandwagon. Pet health insurance has been offered for more than 25...
December 30th, 2011 | Featured Article | Read More

Holiday Hunger

Holiday food temptation is everywhere. It’s at the office, the homes of family and friends, and possibly even in your own home. Don’t let your excessive eating spiral out of control. MD Anderson has the perfect plan to help you avoid those extra holiday pounds, while still indulging in your favorite...
December 21st, 2011 | News | Read More

Lung Cancer Linked to Risk of Stroke

People recently diagnosed with lung cancer are at higher risk of having a stroke than those without lung tumors, suggests a large new study from Taiwan. Researchers looking at data covering more than 150,000 adults found that among those with lung cancer, 26 in every 1000 experienced a stroke each year,...
November 28th, 2011 | News | Read More

Eating to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Eating to Prevent Colorectal Cancer
Proper nutrition and diet are important in helping to prevent many diseases and colorectal cancer is no exception. Dietary Fat and Colorectal Cancer Dietary fat may be one of the biggest contributors to the colorectal cancer-causing process. High fat consumption increases the amount of substances that...
November 14th, 2011 | Featured Article | Read More

Review: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Review:  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee, is one of the world’s premier pediatric cancer research centers. Its mission is to find cures for children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research...
November 14th, 2011 | Cancer Websites, Hospitals | Read More

Review: The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Review: The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
It is estimated by the American Cancer Society that in 2009 about 192,370 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the United States. At this time there are about 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the United States. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation was established...
November 14th, 2011 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Website Review: Know Cancer

Website Review: Know Cancer
Know Cancer is dedicated to connecting, educating and empowering all people affected by the many forms of cancer. Through the power of knowledge and collective wisdom this site hopes to help people to prevent, endure and survive cancer. Their current focus is KnowCancer.com, an online community that...
October 29th, 2011 | Cancer Support, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: 1UpOnCancer.com

Review: 1UpOnCancer.com
1UpOnCancer.com the website of writer Rachel Pappas is terrific as well as informative. The site regularly features: organizations doing great things for survivors; research on traditional and complimentary medicine; an extensive list of freebies & discounts for cancer patients; cancer-fighting recipes/nutrition,...
September 22nd, 2011 | Cancer Information, Cancer Websites | Read More