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Realm Music Group to “Rock the Fight” Against Cancer

Posted by PCF Admin on May 16th, 2011 | No Comments »
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Events - Realm Music Group is heading up an incredible effort to "Rock the Fight" against cancer. In addition to having the 1st Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 21 at the HollywoodBeach Golf Resort in Hollywood, FL, Realm is also one of the Prevent Cancer Foundation's "Shop for Prevention" partners. Artist Ricki Erik, whose unique blend of pop, rock and reggae is taking the world by storm and his label Realm Music Group, are donating 15% of all net proceeds from the sale of the Untold Stories CD to support the Foundation's cancer prevention and early detection research and programs. The Prevent Cancer Foundation applauds Realm Music Group and Ricki Eric for their generosity and commitment to cancer prevention and early detection. Stop cancer before it starts and participate in the upcoming golf outing or purchase Ricki's latest album. Please take a moment to watch the video about what else Realm Music Group and their artists are doing to "Rock the Fight" against cancer and for prevention and early detection.

A Healthy Diet, Regular Exercise Important Strategies for Moving the U.S. Forward

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Foundation News - In Tim Karman’s recent article on the Washington Post’s Future of Food Conference, many issues which way heavily on the minds’ of policymakers and families alike were mentioned. However, the one “takeaway” that is a bright spot in an often contentious debate is the importance of eating a healthy diet, especially for children, to begin to address the alarming rates of obesity and obesity-related conditions. As Sam Kass , the assistant White House chef and ...

Congressmen Play Poker To Beat Cancer For Prevent Cancer Foundation

Posted by Prevent Cancer Foundation staff on May 13th, 2011 | No Comments »
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Events - The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s 7th-Annual Bad Beat on Cancer (BBOC) Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament was held on May 3, 2011 where reporters from Politico were at the the event to interview attendees Sen. Mark Begich, Rep. Joe Barton, and Rep. Bobby Scott who came out to show off their poker skills in support of the cause. In the article by Matt Sobocinski and Karin Tanabe, you can read what each Congressmen had to say about ...

Cancer Survivor to Young Women: Skin Cancer Prevention Essential

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Save Your Skin - One of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned as a cancer survivor is to take care of my skin. Before my diagnosis of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in 2002, I would work on my tan throughout the summer by slathering on tanning oil and laying out in the sun for hours. I always got very dark and rarely burned, so I figured it was “safe” for me to skip the sunscreen. And as embarrassing as it is ...