Fight Cancer With This FREE Cancer Fighting Video Game

  Any oncologist or parent will tell you that getting young cancer patients (that includes children, teenagers and even young adults) to stick to their treatment regimens and take their medications when and how they have been prescribed is no easy task.  To help encourage treatment adherence (which improves outcomes and...


If You’ve Been Touched By Breast Cancer & Are Planning A Wedding, Read On…

  It’s that time of year again when The Wedding Pink presents one couple whose lives have been recently touched by breast cancer with a FREE dream wedding, valued between $30,000- $40,000.  OMG! So amazing!!   Founder Cheryl Ungar is a 23-year breast cancer survivor and a wedding photographer.  She has put together an extraordinary...


FREE Dream Wedding for Breast Cancer Survivors

  It’s that time of year again when The Wedding Pink presents one couple whose lives have been recently touched by breast cancer with a FREE dream wedding, valued between $30,000- $40,000.  OMG! So amazing!!   Founder Cheryl Ungar is a 22-year breast cancer survivor and a wedding photographer.  She has put together an extraordinary...


Financial Assistance for Pediatric Cancer Patients Living in South Carolina

  If you live in South Carolina and have a child with a diagnosis of cancer, check out Children’s Chance– they help support South Carolina children and their families facing pediatric cancer with non-medical needs.   Children’s Chance offers the following programs & types of financial aid for cancer patients: *  Family...


If You’re a Breast Cancer Survivor & a Bride-To-Be, Read On…

Once a year, The Wedding Pink presents one couple whose lives have been recently touched by breast cancer with a FREE dream wedding, valued at $30,000.  OMG! So amazing!!   Founder Cheryl Ungar is a 21-year breast cancer survivor and a wedding photographer.  She has put together an extraordinary team of some of Colorado’s...


What Does Swimming with Sharks & Cancer Have in Common?

One of Alan’s very favorite things to do was to scuba dive.  He loved marine life.  In Tahiti, he swam next to with an 11 foot lemon shark and LOVED it.  So needless to say when I heard about Fin Forward, I got pretty excited. What is Fin Forward? Here’s the...


Musicians On Call

This is seriously AMAZING….  I just learned of a super cool organization called Musicians On Call.   Studies have shown that music has a direct, healing effect on people…. music can lower blood pressure, help with pain management, reduce stress, anxiety & depression, assist Alzheimer’s patients in recalling the past,...


WTF is Retail Therapy?

retail therapy (n): “shopping with the primary purpose of improving the buyer’s mood or disposition. Often seen in people during periods of depression or transition, it is normally a short-lived habit. Items purchased during periods of retail therapy are sometimes referred to as “comfort buys’.’  (source: Wikipedia)   After Alan initially passed away, I tried...


Join the “Dear Cancer” Letter Writing Campaign

I LOVE this ….. Varian Medical Systems (leading manufacturer of medical devices & software for treating cancer & other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy & brachytherapy) has created an AMAZING letter writing campaign to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Varian launched its “Dear Cancer” campaign in 2008 to inspire patients, families...


Songs of Love… The Medicine of Music

Music can be a source of joy and inspiration.  According the American Cancer Society, some research has even shown that “music therapy can help reduce pain & chemotherapy-induced nausea & vomiting.”   Check out Songs of Love … a nonprofit organization that creates FREE, personalized original songs to uplift children and teens...




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