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WEDNESDAY, Dec. 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A new mint-sized, battery-free patch that alerts wearers to potentially harmful sunlight exposur ...more
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AHA: How to Stop Smoking … for Good
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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
My PearlPoint (mypearlpoint.org) is your resource for easy-to understand, reliable information to help create a ...more

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