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Lung Cancer One of Many Reasons Not to Smoke
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Dad Can Pass on Ovarian Cancer Genes, Too
FRIDAY, Feb. 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A gene mutation that's passed down from a father is associated with earlier onset of ovarian cance ...more
Obesity May Give Men With Melanoma a Survival Adva ...
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Events
Thursday, February 22, 2018  to  Sunday, February 25, 2018
Young Survival Coalition - Breast Cancer Summit
Orlando, Florida
JOIN US FOR THREE DAYS OF EMPOWERMENT IN ORLANDO, FL...

BECAUSE THE INITIATION SUCKS, BUT THE SISTERHOOD IS FOREVER.

Registration is now open for the 2018 YSC Summit - the only nat  ...more
Thursday, February 22, 2018  to  Thursday, February 22, 2018
Tired of Being Tired? Is a Good Night's Sleep Only a Dream?
Howland Public Library, Beacon, NY
Join Dr. Arun Argwal, Medical Director of the St. Luke's Cornwall Center for Sleep Medicine in Fishkill for this free seminar about the importance of getting quality sleep and the sympto  ...more
Wednesday, February 28, 2018  to  Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Men’s Night Out: For Men Living With Loss
TBA
Men’s Night Out: For Men Living With Loss

WHEN: Wednesday, Feb 28, 7-9 pm
WHERE: An area restaurant TBA

Open to men who have lost a spouse or partner to breast, ovarian or gynecol  ...more
Wednesday, February 28, 2018  to  Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Cardio Tone Class at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
The Wellness Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
Cardio Tone Class at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital

DATE: Wednesday, February 28
TIME: 6:15 - 7:15 pm

The Wellness Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hosp  ...more
Wednesday, March 7, 2018  to  Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Explorations on Being Mortal: A support & discussion group
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
Explorations on Being Mortal: A support & discussion group

First & Third Wednesdays, from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

Jan. 3 & 17, Feb. 7 & 21, March 7 & 21, April 4 & 18
Reuner Cancer Support  ...more
Friday, March 9, 2018  to  Friday, March 9, 2018
Defining Hope
Regal Cinemas at Hudson Valley Mall, 1300 Ulster Ave., Kingston
WMC HealthAlliance Hospital is sponsoring a Powerful Documentary: Defining Hope Directed by Carolyn Jones, Creator of the American Nurse Project

Regal Cinemas at Hudson Valley Mall, 1  ...more
Monday, March 19, 2018  to  Monday, March 19, 2018
Coping Skills for Cancer: Finding Ease & Inner Balance
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
Coping Skills for Cancer: Finding Ease & Inner Balance

facilitated by Valerie Linet, LCSW-R
Overwhelmed by your cancer diagnosis and treatment?
Worried about cancer recurrence? Fe  ...more
Tuesday, March 20, 2018  to  Tuesday, March 20, 2018
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES
Westmed 1 Theall Road, Rye - Playland Conference Room
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES

The transition from active treatment to post-treatment can be a complicated journey. Learn and share with others in this free, four-part series for cancer survivor  ...more
Tuesday, March 27, 2018  to  Tuesday, March 27, 2018
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES
Westmed 1 Theall Road, Rye - Playland Conference Room
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES

The transition from active treatment to post-treatment can be a complicated journey. Learn and share with others in this free, four-part series for cancer survivor  ...more
Wednesday, March 28, 2018  to  Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Ladies Night Out: Paint Your Own Wine Glass
Yorktown Community Cultural Center
Ladies Night Out: Paint Your Own Wine Glass

Open to people living with breast, ovarian and gynecological cancers. Pre-registration is required. To register, call Support Connection, 9  ...more
Tuesday, April 3, 2018  to  Tuesday, April 3, 2018
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES
Westmed 1 Theall Road, Rye - Playland Conference Room
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES

The transition from active treatment to post-treatment can be a complicated journey. Learn and share with others in this free, four-part series for cancer survivor  ...more
Wednesday, April 4, 2018  to  Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Explorations on Being Mortal: A support & discussion group
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
Explorations on Being Mortal: A support & discussion group

First & Third Wednesdays, from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

Jan. 3 & 17, Feb. 7 & 21, March 7 & 21, April 4 & 18
Reuner Cancer Support  ...more
Tuesday, April 10, 2018  to  Tuesday, April 10, 2018
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES
Westmed 1 Theall Road, Rye - Playland Conference Room
SURVIVORSHIP SERIES

The transition from active treatment to post-treatment can be a complicated journey. Learn and share with others in this free, four-part series for cancer survivor  ...more
Wednesday, April 11, 2018  to  Wednesday, April 11, 2018
PROSTATE CANCER An Educational Program for Men
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
PROSTATE CANCER An Educational Program for Men (and those who love them!) with Jonathan Bonavita -Goldman, MD

Wednesday, April 11, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Reuner Cancer Support House
Can  ...more
Wednesday, April 11, 2018  to  Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Wing Nite-For Men Only
Location: A local restaurant. Call us for details.
Wing Nite-For Men Only

Wed, Apr 11, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm |

Educational & Wellness Programs

Description

Open to men whose lives have been affected by a spouse or partner go  ...more
Thursday, April 12, 2018  to  Thursday, April 12, 2018
Intro To Landscape Painting For Beginners
East Fishkill Community Library, Hopewell Junction, NY
Intro To Landscape Painting For Beginners

Open to people living with breast, ovarian and gynecological cancers.

WHEN: Thursday, April 12, 6:15 – 8:15 pm
WHERE: East Fishkill Commu  ...more
Thursday, April 12, 2018  to  Thursday, April 12, 2018
Choices & Wishes: Advance Care Planning Workshop
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
Choices & Wishes: Advance Care Planning Workshop
Facilitated by Kristin Swanson, RN, CHPN & Elise Lark, Ph.D., LCSW, OSW-C
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 5:30 -7:30 p.m.

Reuner Cancer S  ...more
Monday, April 16, 2018  to  Monday, April 16, 2018
Coping Skills for Cancer: Finding Ease & Inner Balance
Reuner Cancer Support House, Kingston
Coping Skills for Cancer: Finding Ease & Inner Balance
facilitated by Valerie Linet, LCSW-R
Overwhelmed by your cancer diagnosis and treatment?
Worried about cancer recurrence? Feel  ...more
Wednesday, April 25, 2018  to  Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Intimacy And Sexuality… And Cancer? An Open Discussion
Support Connection office, Yorktown Heights, NY
Intimacy And Sexuality… And Cancer? An Open Discussion

WHEN: Wednesday, April 25, 7 – 8:30 pm
WHERE: Support Connection office, Yorktown Heights, NY

Open to people living with bre  ...more
 
     
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