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THURSDAY, June 13, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Radiation treatment for lung cancer can help extend lives, but it might also raise a patient's o ...more
Eating More Red Meat May Shorten Your Life
WEDNESDAY, June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Is that second serving of steak or extra strip of bacon worth shaving time off your life? Th ...more
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WEDNESDAY, June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- When all else fails, fear may motivate people to protect themselves from the sun. Researcher ...more
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Host a Blood Drive
One of the best ways to help a cancer patient and thousands of cancer survivors is to host a blood drive.
In the Hudson Valley, we have three major blood collection agencies which conduct blood drives. You can contact them to help you host a blood drive. It is not difficult to coordinate a blood drive. Each collection agency has specially trained personnel to assist you in hosting a blood drive. Please contact one of the following blood collection organizations to schedule to host your own Very Needed blood drive.

New York Blood Center
1-800-933-BLOOD (2566)                         
www.nybloodcenter.org

American Red Cross
1-800-733-2767                                                 
www.redcrossblood.org

Community Blood Services
845- 220-2030 ext. 1433           
www.communitybloodservices.org

 
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Pearl Point Cancer Support Services
pearlpoint.org
877-467-1936
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