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After Defunding Breast Cancer Services, State Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Event
Event participant doesn't support cutting services
"...plan to host an event raising awareness for breast cancer...."

Oct. 13, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Budget Deal Evicts Planned Parenthood From Cancer Program
Under new budget, Planned Parenthood removed from cancer program
"...turn to Planned Parenthood for state-supported breast and cervical cancer screenings, under a newly released budget compromise...."

May 21, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Budget Deal Evicts Planned Parenthood From Cancer Program
Under new budget deal, Planned Parenthood ousted from life-saving cancer program
"...turn to Planned Parenthood for state-supported breast and cervical cancer screenings, under a recently negotiated state budget compromise...."

May 29, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

One-Two Cancer KO
Two benefits working to deliver a knockout to the Big C
"...Cancer takes down too many people without a fight, but..."

July 17, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Cindy Stowell Is a Jeopardy! Champ and Champion for Cancer Research
Austinite who passed away in December pledged her winnings to research
"...Diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer, Austin resident and science content developer Cindy Stowell competed..."

Dec. 21, 2016 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Mary Hattersley Faces Cancer Again
Tune into the fiddler and Greezy Wheels Friday on KUTX, 11am
"...than recently when Mary, as she puts it, “got cancer a third time.”..."

June 27, 2013 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Cancer Fighters, Quick on the Draw
Artists Against Cancer celebrates this weekend
"...the creative industries. But newly-minted local charity Artists Against Cancer is hoping to take the financial sting out of..."

April 19, 2012 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Workman Diagnosed With Cancer
HD-47 GOPer to undergo surgery in November
"...board member Paul Workman has been diagnosed with prostate cancer...."

Oct. 22, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Tropic of Cancer
"...dialogue. If Strick had opted to set Tropic of Cancer within the same time frame as the novel to..."

Aug. 13, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Jeremy Nail Survives Cancer, Scales Mountain
Austin Music Awards performer previews May LP live
"...continues prepping his Alejandro Escovedo-produced My Mountain. After surviving cancer, Nail says, “What keeps me going is the hope..."

Feb. 23, 2016 Music Post by William Harries Graham

Activist Posts Up At Gov Mansion to Protest Cancer Screening Cuts
Minority, low-income women will be hit hardest by cuts
"...exclude Planned Parenthood from a life-saving breast and cervical cancer screening program, slated to pass by Gov. Greg Abbott’s..."

June 5, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

City Should Reject R.A. Bloch Cancer Survivors Park
"...The city of Austin should reject the R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation's $1 million "gift" for these reasons: 1) Austin..."

Aug. 20, 2009 Postmarks

Honor Dr. Pausch, Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer
"...was devastating news to me and especially the pancreatic cancer community. Even as he was dying, he gave hope..."

July 31, 2008 Postmarks

Fight Against Cervical Cancer Advances
National Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends routine vaccination of 11- and 12-year-old girls with new drug that prevents cervical cancer
"...a new drug that prevents the development of cervical cancer. The ACIP's recommendation comes less than a month after..."

July 7, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Breast Cancer Awareness Events
"...Survivor Luncheon On Friday, Nov. 3, breast cancer survivors, their families, and friends will celebrate at the..."

Nov. 3, 2000 Features Feature

Texas Voters Approve Props; Travis Narrowly Passes Cancer Measure
Constitutional-amendments election turnout low but a bit higher than we expected
"...15 – a Lance Arm­strong-backed measure to create the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas – actually fared..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Could Cannabis Cure Cancer?
" marijuana – reduces the size of human lung cancer tumors, inhibits their growth and reduces the incidence of..."

April 25, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Weapon Against Cervical Cancer Approved
Food and Drug Administration announces approval of vaccine that prevents cervical cancer and genital warts caused by human papilloma virus
"...of the drug Gardasil, a vaccine that prevents cervical cancer and genital warts caused by four unique strains of..."

June 16, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Will Gov. Perry's Cancer Concern Extend to Queer Boys?
HPV vaccine Gardasil may prevent some anal cancers
"...grand gesture to protect our Texas girls from cervical cancer, surprise surprise, turned out to be a little more..."

Feb. 18, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer

Libertarians: Fighting Against the Fight Against Cancer
Travis County Libertarian chair takes state medical bodies to task over advertising for cancer funds
"...Everyone is against cancer, right? But who can say they're for spending state..."

Nov. 1, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Matney vs. Cancer – FIGHT!
Artists and supporters from across Austin's theatre community unite behind actor Robert Matney to KO the Big C
"...a single cause. The entire effort, dubbed Matney vs. Cancer – Fight!, has even spawned a video – an..."

June 28, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

How About the Cancer Bears?
" it the Tumor Bears, or better yet the Cancer Bears. Everyone would understand the stages of cancer right...."

April 22, 2012 Postmarks

Art Against Cancer
The Art Bra project turns a calendar into a really thoughtful gift
"...Last Wednesday, the Breast Cancer Resource Centers of Texas held a special calendar signing..."

Dec. 22, 2009 Design Post by Richard Whittaker

Shanteau Diagnosed With Cancer
"...a week before the trials that he had testicular cancer. “I was sort of like, ‘This isn’t real. There’s..."

July 14, 2008 Sports Post by Thomas Hackett

Climbing Everest to Raise Money for Cancer Research
"...Dear Editor, Last summer, lung cancer took the life of Jackie Oestrike, who never smoked..."

May 14, 2007 Postmarks

Texas Giveth Cancer Funding With One Hand ...
As Governor Rick Perry prepares for a huge investment in one anti-cancer program, another face financial ruin.
"...the other end of the Capitol complex, the Texas Cancer Council is fighting for its financial life. The council,..."

Feb. 8, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Eat Popcorn to Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Two Austin business partners throw a benefit party for the Austin affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Awareness organization.
"...screening of the irreverent and life-affirming documentary Crazy Sexy Cancer. Proceeds from the sale of all five pink popcorn..."

Oct. 28, 2008 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Former Rep. Lena Guerrero Dies of Cancer
"...age of 50, after a long battle against brain cancer. Observers remember her as someone with terrific political instincts...."

May 2, 2008 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Texas legend Edwin "Bud" Shrake loses battle with cancer
Bud Shrake (Strange Peaches) dies at 77

May 8, 2009 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Tit for a Tat
Five Snapshots in the Struggle Against Breast Cancer
"..."I have cancer."..."

Nov. 3, 2000 Features Feature by Margaret Moser

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