Tag: cancer

KiDS NEED MoRE Hold Luau Gala in Memory of Mitchell Kraeling...

KiDS NEED MoRE hosted its annual gala in memory of Mitchell Kraeling on Aug. 20. at the Coral House in Baldwin.

MSK Kids Expands Pediatric Cancer Treatment on Long Island

Causing minimal disruption to the lives of children and their families is one of the goals of MSK Kids. 

Empire State Ride Long Island to Bike Against Cancer

Benevolent bicyclists will roll out for a good cause in the inaugural Empire State Ride Long Island this summer to raise money for cancer research.

Rockville Centre Breast Cancer Coalition Hosts Inaugural Golf and Tennis Outing

The Rockville Centre Breast Cancer Coalition (RVCBCC) held its first Golf and Tennis Outing on Monday, June 21 at the Seawane Golf Club in Hewlett. Money raised from the event goes directly toward helping the organization's recipients: women and men diagnosed with breast cancer in 2022.

Preschoolers With Cancer Celebrate Graduation from The Morgan Center in Virtual...

Young graduates of The Morgan Center, an educational program for preschool-age children with cancer in Hicksville and Orlando, F.L., celebrated moving up with a virtual ceremony on June 9.

Skin Cancer Prevention: Know These Risk Factors

The Skin Cancer Foundation notes that between 70 and 80 percent of melanomas arise on normal-looking skin.

Daniela Conte Foundation Hosts Inaugural Blood Drive in Dix Hills

Members of the Daniela Conte Foundation hosted their first blood drive event on March 6 at St. Matthew’s Church in Dix Hills.  

What You Need to Know About Colorectal Cancer

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the nation. 

Healthcare Systems Offer Expert Breast Cancer Care to Long Islanders

Long Island healthcare systems continue to raise the bar in care and treatment for patients facing a breast cancer diagnosis, enhancing their approach from an emotional, physical, and physiological perspective and making it more accessible overall.

Nancy Marx Wellness Center Helps Survivors Overcome

The Nancy Marx Cancer Wellness Center at the Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center in East Hills has been aiding those suffering from cancer since 2005.