- Cancer: roles of the clergy. // Christian Century;4/24/85, Vol. 102 Issue 13, p419
About 870,000 people in the US were diagnosed last year as having some type of cancer. Cancer patients and their families need more understanding, comfort and expertise from the clergy. The clergy must become more involved in the healing ministry.
- Cancer cases rise as social class declines. Eastman, Peggy // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;4/17/96, Vol. 88 Issue 8, p490
Discusses the influence of social class differences in cancer rates in industrialized countries with racially similar populations. Relationship between social class and cancer incidence and mortality; Role of race in predicting a person's chances of education; Role of lifestyle factors on the...
- President's Cancer Panel probes pervasive link between race and health outcomes. Reynolds, Tom // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;07/02/97, Vol. 89 Issue 13, p914
Discusses issues pertaining to the role of race in cancer research during the Cancer Panel meeting in June 1997. Role of socioeconomic status on health; Development plans for economic measures to be used in cancer surveillance.
- Attitudes on cancer. // U.S. News & World Report;7/29/85, Vol. 99 Issue 5, p26
Public attention on the President's illness may help dispel some old myths about malignant diseases. Reagan's calm handling of his illness prompted floods of get-well mail at the White House. Betty Ford led the way for women to be less fearful about breast cancer.
- COMMUNITY CALENDAR. // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);1/ 4/2012, Vol. 109 Issue 39, p1C
A calendar of events for the Texas area in January 2012 is presented including the Hays CISD students' return to class on January 4, the Lifetime Journeys: Cancer Support Group event on January 5, and the Free Live Music event at Gruene Hall on January 7.
- Breast cancer Share-a-Walk. // New York Amsterdam News;10/1/94, Vol. 85 Issue 40, p14
Presents activities in the 1994 Share-a-Walk regarding awareness on breast cancer disease. Participation of political, entertainment and civic personalities in the event; Contact information.
- Looking good, inside and out. Hopkins, Tracy E.; Jones, Sally // Heart & Soul;Oct/Nov97, Issue 23, p32
Discusses the breast-cancer-awareness program of Corliss Booker, a registered nurse with the Virginia Commonwealth University's Medical College of Richmond. What influence Booker to form a breast-cancer-awareness program; Target group of Booker's program; Contact numbers.
- Friday is "Think Pink" Day. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);10/21/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p10
The article reports on the observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Whitney, Texas where Think Pink Week is set up that encourages people to wear pink and business to make displays of pink items from their stores and to serve pink foods.
- Different cultures have different views on cancer. // RN;Apr93, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p21
Points out the differences in views on cancer between Hispanic- and Anglo-American patients as reported in the article, `Misconceptions about cancer among Latinos and Anglos,' by E.J. Perez-Stable, F. Sabogal, et al., published in the journal JAMA, volume 268, number 22. Hispanic fatalistic...