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March 28, 2017

SU2C Co-Founder Noreen Fraser (1953 – 2017)

Stand Up To Cancer Co-Founder Noreen Fraser died of breast cancer yesterday. She was 63 years old. Our hearts go out to Noreen’s husband Woody; their children, Madeline and Mack; and Noreen’s parents and eight siblings.

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March 9, 2017

Breast Cancer Can Happen to Men Too

Breast cancer in men may be rare, but awareness of the disease is important. Georgeann Atlas share’s her husband’s breast cancer journey. She’s also encouraging the public not to be shy when it comes to checking the men you love for possible lumps.

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February 7, 2017

Research Teams Share Progress at the 2017 Summit

The SU2C Scientific Summit 2017 brought together scientists, advocates, and members of the SU2C Council of Founders and Advisors. As the Scientific Partner of Stand Up To Cancer, the American Association for Cancer Research organized the summit.

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January 5, 2017

The Great Escape: Tumor-Suppressor Genes and Male-Female Cancer Disparity

Learn about one of our SU2C Innovative Research Grant recipient’s projects that is studying why cancer is more prevalent in men than women.

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December 16, 2016

What Life Looks Like After Cancer

When American Airlines flight attendant Douglas Armstrong woke up from his second surgery to remove his cancer, everything in his life looked different, in the most beautiful way.

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December 14, 2016

Survivor Contestant Adam Klein Shares His Story

Adam Klein is a man on a mission. After losing his mother to lung cancer, he chose to bring meaning to his family’s tragedy by raising funds for SU2C’s groundbreaking lung cancer research.

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December 13, 2016

Don’t Say “Cancer” & Other Thoughts From a Three-Time Survivor

Maria Boschetti might have a real-life guardian angel. First diagnosed at age 25, this three-time breast cancer survivor beat the odds again and again—and she never gave up.

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December 9, 2016

Oncology Nurses Get Ugly and Fight Cancer

What started as a holiday get together for co-workers, friends and family has turned into an annual Chicago event benefiting SU2C that hundreds of people look forward to each year.

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November 21, 2016

The Story Behind SU2C Jewelry Line Golden Thread

Golden Thread has found a perfect way to create jewelry that honors each person’s personal connection to cancer. Learn more about how this company teamed up with SU2C!

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November 17, 2016

Why I’m Thankful for Cancer Research

Nancy Kinman knows just how important cancer research is in the fight to end cancer. She shares her #howIfight story and why she’s thankful for research that’s saving lives.

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