The Government Shutdown, Cancer Research and My Two Favorite Four-Letter Words

See on Scoop.itAdvocacy Action & Issues in Cancer

During the government shutdown, the National Institutes of Health is turning away patients for clinical trials. This includes about 30 children each week, most of them cancer patients.

Heather Swift‘s insight:

[ADVOCACY]  A blogger at “Huffington” Post is contending that November should be cancer awareness month as it coincides with voting for elected officials that will make a difference in the race for the cure.

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