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Sign and Share the Petition Protesting High Cancer Drugs

Doctors Protest Big Pharma’s Out-of Control-Greed Which Is  Bankrupting Ill Patients The Mayo Clinic leads a protest against drug company greed. Please, Do Your Part: 1. Sign the Petition Protesting High Cancer Drugs 2. When you do, be sure to:

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Ken Burns | Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Mark your calendar, now, for March 31 & April 1, 2015 when Ken Burns presents his latest film on PBS. Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event presented by documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, in partnership … Continue reading

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LRF Update on CLL/SLL

On Friday, September 5, 2014 the Lymphoma Research Foundation offered  a Cancer Connect Education Workshop on chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL). This is a link to the podcast of the workshop which is now available. Workshop Topics Overview … Continue reading

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Current and Emerging Therapies

    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is offering CLL: Current and Emerging Therapies, derived from a live telephone/web education program held on June 18, 2014. Thomas J. Kipps, MD, PhD, of the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center provides valuable … Continue reading

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PatientsLikeMe – Share Health Data Online

Cambridge, MA January 23, 2014. A survey of 2,125 PatientsLikeMe members in the U.S. says that adult social media users with health conditions embrace the idea of sharing their health data online if it helps clinicians improve care, helps other patients, or advances … Continue reading

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