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Colon cancer survival varies by insurance type
April 20, 2018 (HealthDay) Compared to patients with private insurance, colon cancer survival is lower for patients with no insurance or ...more
Health Tip: Screening for Cancer in Older Adults
(HealthDay News) -- Though a healthy diet and exercising regularly will help prevent cancer as you age, you shouldn't ignore cancer screenin ...more
Could a Tattoo Someday Spot Your Cancer?
THURSDAY, April 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Tattoos serve many purposes, perhaps expressing artistry, loyalty or love. Now, scientists work ...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
My PearlPoint (mypearlpoint.org) is your resource for easy-to understand, reliable information to help create a ...more

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