[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 2607: Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act

H.R. 2607: Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act To establish programs with respect to childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer. New Cosponsor: Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA18] New Cosponsor: Rep. Timothy Walz [D-MN1] Thank you to the newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act

H.R. 2607: Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Reauthorization Act – To establish programs with respect to childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer. New Cosponsor: Rep. Spencer Bachus [R-AL6] New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7] New Cosponsor: Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] New Cosponsor: Rep. James Himes [D-CT4] Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life Act

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 2058: Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life Act of 2013 – To improve and enhance research and programs on childhood cancer survivorship, and for other purposes. New Cosponsor: Rep. Spencer Bachus [R-AL6] New Cosponsor: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] New Cosponsor: Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D-NH1] New Cosponsor: Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] Thank … Continue reading

OMG Stupid Cancer Summit 2012 Kicks Off Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week

This week is the 10th annual  National Young Adult Cancer Week. Why should you care? According to the National Cancer Institute: * Nearly 70,000 people between the ages of 15 and 39 (collectively called AYAs) are diagnosed with cancer each year. * Cancer kills more people in the AYA age group than any other disease. * … Continue reading