LIVESTRONG Changing the Cancer Care System

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LIVESTRONG Changing the Cancer Care System

LIVESTRONG is committed to advocating for and creating programs and policies that benefit patients and survivors around the world. Through the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes, LIVESTRONG will revolutionize and reinvent the ecosystem of cancer care. 

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When Cancer Tries to Destroy You, What Do You Do?
Cancer changed my family forever. I was diagnosed with testicular cancer twice and my beloved wife, Judy, was taken from us after a brave battle with multiple myeloma. Through it all, LIVESTRONG was by my side. Their expert guidance and support as my children and I worked to navigate the “new normal” saved us, and that’s why I decided to give back. I...
Aug 27, 2016 1:35 PM ET
New LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA Commitment Highlighted by White House and National Cancer Moonshot Initiative
AUSTIN, Texas, June 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Vice President Joe Biden highlighted a commitment by LIVESTRONG and YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) to double the size and scope of the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program by 2021 to serve 100,000 cancer survivors and to...
Jun 29, 2016 6:30 PM ET
Survivor Advocate Program Shapes Future Research
The 8th Biennial on Cancer Survivorship Research took place last week and I can’t think of a more meaningful or impactful way for us to have kicked off this meeting than by convening a group of engaged survivor advocates! This is just what LIVESTRONG accomplished, in partnership and collaboration with the American...
Jun 23, 2016 7:00 AM ET
Texas Takes on Cancer – A CPRIT Progress Report
Last week, the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) passed a major milestone in the fight against cancer. In 2007, LIVESTRONG played a leadership role in advocating for passage of the legislation and constitutional amendment to create CPRIT – a $3 billion investment in cancer research and...
May 25, 2016 7:00 AM ET
The Financial Impact of Cancer on Survivors: A LIVESTRONG Survey Update
Earlier this year, a study using LIVESTRONG data from 2012 was published in the health policy journal,...
May 19, 2016 7:05 AM ET