• 11/23/2010

    The staff of The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation has the great privilege of working daily with adults whose lives have been forever changed by a cancer diagnosis.

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  • 11/18/2010

    Originally calling the east coast “home”, then the west coast, and ultimately landing south in Nashville, TN, Norm Potoksky and his wife Gwen also traversed the unexpected, unknown, and far-reaching terrain of cancer.

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  • 11/18/2010

    Sandy Wilson will tell you that the eight years she spent caring for her husband Chuck while he was living with brain cancer were the most numbing and, at the same time, the richest years of her life...an irony that those familiar with cancer often express.

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  • 11/17/2010

    The Cancer Supportive Services staff here at The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation promotes healthy living for our clients through proper nutrition, exercise, adequate sleep and rest, and emotional and social support.  However, we realize that it is also important to be practical, flexible, and to

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  • 11/16/2010

    Everyday I’m reminded of the tremendous dedication of The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation's  Cancer Supportive Services team.

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  • 11/15/2010

    Each year the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) celebrates National Philanthropy Day.

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  • 11/08/2010

    My Dad was 56 when my Mom was diagnosed with cancer at age 53.  He became her full-time caregiver for the next 4 years.  He had recently retired from working in employee health for a gas company around the time of her diagnosis.  He lived a fairly healthy lifestyle.

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  • 11/02/2010

    More women die from lung cancer than from any other cancer.  More women (71,000) will die from lung cancer in 2010 than from breast cancer, colon cancer, or cervical cancer combined. Fortunately, the number of women who are diagnosed each year appears to be slowing down.

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