The Annie Appleseed Project aims to educate and empower cancer patients, and has many speaking engagements and events planned for 2010.
The hospital in Upstate NY is one of 82 accredited cancer programs in the country to receive this award.
Facebook event aims to "kill" one million cancer cells by encouraging people worldwide to eat anticancer foods on April 18th.
Like almost 2,500 others, former NFL standout and TV actor Merlin Olsen was diagnosed with mesothelioma in 2009, and died not long after.
Countless people who worked in shipyards and as boat builders may have inhaled asbestos fibers while on the job, including veterans of the navy.
Asbestos exposure is the only known cause of mesothelioma, a rare and fatal form of cancer.
Asbestos is the conclusive cause of the fatal cancer known as mesothelioma, which affects about 3,000 Americans annually and has no known cure.
Asbestos removal, while costly, is often required in aging school buildings across the country.
Asbestos is generally found in buildings built before 1980 and is costly to remove and replace.
If it becomes airborne, asbestos can be inhaled by humans and even animals, and these fibers may one day form a malignancy known as mesothelioma.Next >