Archive for the ‘Featured Article’ Category

Foods as Medicine for Cancer Prevention & Healing

Foods as Medicine for Cancer Prevention & Healing
By Catharine L. Kaufman (a.k.a. The Kitchen Shrink) Edited by Dina Eliash Robinson, Editor-in Chief- TheFreeRangeClub.com Pink ribbons and shop window decorations herald its designation as Breast Cancer Awareness Month every October, Some people carry the reminder year-round—as did a hot hunk I recently...
September 15th, 2010 | Featured Article, Nutrition | Read More

How to Perform a Breast Self-Exam

How to Perform a Breast Self-Exam
Beginning in their 20s, women should be told about the benefits and limitations of breast self-exam (BSE). Women should know how their breasts normally look and feel and report any new breast changes to a health professional as soon as they are found. Finding a breast change does not necessarily mean...
September 2nd, 2010 | Featured Article | Read More

Choosing the right sunscreen

Choosing the right sunscreen
When you’re looking for the best sunscreen that guards against ultraviolet A and ultraviolet B radiation which can help shield you from sunburn, wrinkles, and certain skin cancers–choose well. Consumer Reports tests of 12 sunscreens found four sprays (available to subscribers), including...
July 19th, 2010 | cancer lifestyle, Featured Article | Read More

Matt Fenster Needs A Bone Marrow Donor

Matt Fenster Needs A Bone Marrow Donor
A Personal Message from Matt I was diagnosed with leukemia on April 23, 2010, not long ago. Until that day, I never would have guessed that I had cancer. Since then, my family’s world has been turned upside down. Overnight, we went from the normal family down the block whose biggest concern was...
June 3rd, 2010 | Featured Article | Read More

In your 20s or 30s? Health signs to look out for

In your 20s or 30s? Health signs to look out for
Too old for the annual pediatrician visit–and too young for the annual mammogram or prostate exam–people in their 20s and 30s can easily go years without seeing a doctor. And sometimes, doctors say, that’s OK. Cancer Healthy lifestyle choices during young adulthood–including...
May 31st, 2010 | Featured Article, Nutrition | Read More

Beauty care for cancer patients

Beauty care for cancer patients
Cancer patients are being offered a range of free beauty treatments under a deal between a hospital and a college. People having treatment at North Wales Cancer Treatment Centre in Denbighshire can have two evening sessions with beauty therapy students. The pampering at Coleg Llandrillo Cymru’s...
May 2nd, 2010 | cancer lifestyle, Featured Article | Read More

They’re finally here! Stupid Cancer Wristbands!

They’re finally here! Stupid Cancer Wristbands!
Yes, it’s true. They’re finally here!. 10 Pack of i[2}y Stupid Cancer Wristbands! After selling out 17,000 in one day this July, the wait is finally over and the official Stupid Cancer Wristband is available right now exclusively through our very own Amazon.com store. So give cancer the...
December 30th, 2009 | Featured Article, News, Product Review | Read More

H1N1 and Pets

H1N1 and Pets
H1N1 (Swine) Flu Confirmed in Iowa Cat. The question has been circulating for months, can dogs and cats catch the H1N1 flu? While no one could say for sure, infectious disease experts felt that dogs and cats were not as susceptible as humans, pigs, and then later turkeys and ferrets. Today, the answer...
November 27th, 2009 | Featured Article | Read More

THE CANCER VIXEN FUND Gala 2009

THE CANCER VIXEN FUND Gala 2009
NEW YORK, NY – The Cancer Vixen Fund, founded by cancer-survivor, author and cartoonist Marisa Acocella Marchetto, hosted “The 3rd Annual No Breast Left Behind Gala,” a fabulous fundraiser to benefit uninsured and underinsured women. This year Evelyn Lauder received the Cancer Vixen Fund’s...
November 4th, 2009 | Cancer Websites, Featured Article, Fundraising Events | Read More

Designers Tribute to Extraordinary Women Benefits The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Designers Tribute to Extraordinary Women Benefits The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
“Inspired Designs: A Show House Celebrating Extraordinary Women” featured over 8,000 sq ft of elegantly appointed rooms at 535 West End Avenue, Extell Development Company’s newly constructed residential condominium. Proceeds from “Inspired Designs”, open to the public in New York City earlier...
October 27th, 2009 | Featured Article | Read More