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What NFL Cheerleaders Did Mid-Game Brought Everyone To Tears. Even The Players.
Society & Culture  (tags: children, sports, NFL Cheerleaders, cancer, society, family, women, americans, health, news, humans, interesting )

- 410 days ago -
Football fanatics aren't known for being overly friendly to the opposing sides. Players and supporters are known to be aggressively competitive, sometimes even violently so. But when the Cincinnati Bengals played the New England Patriots recently...
Bengals Cut Then Re-Sign Devon Still So He'Ll Have Health Insurance for Daughter's Cancer Treatment
Society & Culture  (tags: good news, society, culture, children, illness, cancer, Devon Still, Cincinnati Bengals, humans, interesting, family, ethics, sports )

- 449 days ago -
It's been a difficult few months for Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still. In June, doctors diagnosed his 4-year-old daughter, Leah, with a potentially fatal, rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma.
'Marijuana Refugees' Move For Pot
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, medical marijuana, cancer, Washington, Colorado, families, children, health, society, freedoms )

- 662 days ago -
Making two interstate moves in a matter of months, with two young children in tow, wasn't something Moriah Barnhart had planned for.
An Open Letter to All Breathing Republicans --- William Rivers Pitt
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, cancer, children, culture, death, dishonesty, education, family, healthcare, government, law, media, news, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

- 734 days ago -
According to the American Medical Association, more than 81 million people currently suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 11 million people currently suffer from some form of cancer.
The Light That Shines
Society & Culture  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, cancer, women, society )

- 976 days ago -
This is a video story, it's only 15 minutes but it is incredibly moving and wonderful. I hope you'll take the time to meet Jill and hear her story.
Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Thrive ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, Cancer, survivors, protection, bill, government )

- 1268 days ago -
The Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivorship Research and Quality of Life Act would ensure funding for childhood cancer victims for life.
Republic of Lakota....Appeal From Russell Means
Society & Culture  (tags: Republic of Lakota, Russell Means, cancer, donation, Crow Creek Reservation, propane, informational )

- 1539 days ago -
This is a video concerning Russell Means of the Republic of Lakotah concerning the fact that he has cancer. Also check out other video of Crow Creek land being stolen. Heading Relief Aid as Elders freeze each winter, look over this site, can you help?
Youth Power: Native American Kids Making a Difference for ACS
Society & Culture  (tags: children, relay runner, cancer, society, GoodNews )

- 2116 days ago -
A Dakota proverb says, "We will be known forever by the tracks we leave." American anthropologist Margaret Mead once said, "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world."
Me-Wuk Tribe Figure Wilson Dies at 88
Society & Culture  (tags: tribe figure, dies, cancer, women, culture )

- 2162 days ago -
Ruth Thompson Wilson, the last surviving daughter of one of the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Rancheria's founding families and a champion of Native American culture, died Saturday of cancer at age 88. Wilson was born Sept. 21, 1921, on the Tuolumne rancheria,
'Faith, Hope, Healing and Strength'
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, women, cancer, survival )

- 2227 days ago -
BILLINGS, Mont. - In a celebration of life for those who survived cancer, as well as a time of somberness when remembering those who didn't, 50 Montana American Indian and local women received honorary shawls in a Pink Shawl Ceremony Oct. 2 to recognize
Patrick Swayze Succumbs to Pancreatic Cancer
Society & Culture  (tags: actor, dirty dancing, death, sadness, cancer )

- 2267 days ago -
updated 19 minutes ago Patrick Swayze, the hunky actor who danced his way into viewers' hearts with "Dirty Dancing" and then broke them with "Ghost," died Monday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 57. "Patrick Swayze
Neighbor Who Stole From Cancer Patient Gets 4 Years, 9 Months in Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, women, cancer, stealing, news, prison )

- 2290 days ago -
FORT WORTH -- Debilitated by breast cancer, Jody Short of Mansfield was grateful two years ago when a neighbor offered to help care for her after she came home from the hospital.
Naomi Sims, the First Black Supermodel, Dies of Cancer at Age 61
Society & Culture  (tags: cancer, supermodel, dies, sadness, women )

- 2309 days ago -
Naomi Sims, the first black supermodel, died of cancer Saturday in Newark at age 61, the New York Times reports.
Let's Do It - NOT!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: verichip, implants, cancer, RFID chips, social control, government control, surveillance technology, health, spying )

- 2676 days ago -
The verichip is being pushed as a "lifesaving device," "security for you and your family" using catchwords designed to make us feel good about being catalogued and classified for the future. BEWARE the verichip.
Students Honor Cancer Survivors
Society & Culture  (tags: cancer, good kids, death, interesting, women, GoodNews, treatment, health, children, study, news, GoodNews )

- 2783 days ago -
Patrick Henry Middle School was filled with pink today in honor of cancer survivors and family members lost to cancer. The school put together a special "Wall of Hope" as part of a series of awareness events leading up to the 20th Annual Avera Race Again

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