• NOVEMBER 13, 2015
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    World Pancreatic Cancer Day 2015

    In 2008 I had the privilege to work with a terrific human resources manager – an  empathetic sort – as human resources managers should be.  He was  leading a healthy life.  He ran in local road races, went skiing with his family, was lean and did not indulge in the many vises of western civilization. 

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    • SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
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    The Value of Exercise in Cancer

    The Value of Exercise in Cancer

    In February 2013, my best friend and man in my life was diagnosed with rectal cancer. After the tears and the first waves of depression passed we had to figure out how to carry on each day. We institutionally agreed with each other that we would not let the cancer interfere with our lives anymore

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    • MAY 1, 2015
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    May Is Melanoma & Skin Cancer Awareness Month

    May Is Melanoma & Skin Cancer Awareness Month

    Do you know the ABCDEs of Melanoma? A – Asymmetrical Shape* Melanoma lesions are often irregular, or not symmetrical, in shape. Benign moles are usually symmetrical.   B – Border Typically, non-cancerous moles have smooth, even borders. Melanoma lesions usually have irregular borders that are difficult to define.   C – Color The presence of

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