Magnolia Foundation Joins Effort to Pay for Colonoscopies in Georgia

Medically underserved residents of three Georgia counties will be able to get a free screening colonoscopy thanks to a collaborative effort developed by the Magnolia Foundation and the Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition. Financially eligible people from 50 to 69 in Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon and Polk counties without insurance coverage to pay for screening can apply…  Read More

Strides for Life Dinner-Auction Reservation Deadline Wednesday, February 17th

There’s still time to make reservations for the Strides for Life Dinner Dance and Auction.  The deadline has been extended until Wednesday, February 17. The 7th Annual Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2010 at the San Francisco Airport Marriott beginning with cocktails at 5 p.m.  Dinner will be served at 7:30. The…  Read More

SCOPE Run and Fun to Beat Colorectal Cancer

Ready to run?  Walk?  Party?  Celebrate colorectal cancer survivors? The 5th Annual SCOPE Fun Run begins at 8:00 a.m. on March 27, 2010 at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Registration is now open. The Sprint for Colorectal Oncology,Prevention and Education (SCOPE) includes: 5K Run/Walk 1 K Fun Walk for children beginning at 9 a.m.…  Read More

Colorectal Cancer Briefs: PSA Contest,Medicare Co-Pays, NCI Bethesda Clinical Trials

Briefly The Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada is sponsoring a contest for print and video ads that raise awareness of colorectal cancer. Clinical trials at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda, MD are an option for cutting-edge treatment at no cost. When co-pays are raised for Medicare, the elderly make fewer outpatient visits but are hospitalized…  Read More

Crack a Smile for Colorectal Cancer

On April 18th, the fifth annual Crack A Smile Comedy Show will benefit the Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada (CCAC). Crack A Smile Comedy Show Saturday, April 18, 2009 starting at 8:15 p.m. Toronto Centre for the Arts George Weston Recital Hall 5040 Yonge St, (north of Sheppard Ave) Toronto, ON