Shining a Spotlight on Gastric Cancer in Devens, Massachusetts

Shining a Spotlight on Gastric Cancer in Devens, Massachusetts

Spotlight 2014 J MullenJust over a week ago NSFC’s Spotlight on Gastric Cancer event was held in Devens, Massachusetts. The Spotlight on Gastric Cancer program included a panel of experts who presented current perspectives and treatments for people living with gastric cancer. The … Read More...

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No Stomach For Cancer Awards $100,000 for Stomach Cancer Research

It is an honor to share with the No Stomach For Cancer Community that we have awarded $100,000 to fund stomach cancer research in the form of TWO $50,000 grants.

These grants were made possible by the tireless efforts of … Read More...

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The other side of the CDH1 coin…BREAST CANCER

Life

As I sit to write this, I realize my story is like a double-sided coin. On one side, I am an extremely lucky person. On the other side, I’m a cancer patient and survivor. It has taken a lot of … Read More...

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The results are in: The Psychosocial Implications of Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer (HDGC)

HDGC Impact Study Notice

Over the past year, I have had the honor to work with Ms. Marcie Casey, a genetic counseling graduate student, on her thesis committee. On Friday, May 9th, I had an opportunity to watch her present her thesis on “The Read More...

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April for Rachel is Raising Stomach Cancer Awareness in Medical Communities Across Canada

Rachel Tamaye

By Mia Lennox-Williams, CIPP/C with PT Healthcare Solutions

pt Health is a Community Clinic Network with 105 clinic locations across Canada employing over 1,000 people and treating thousands of patients each day.

Rachel Onishi is one of our amazing team Read More...

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Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer (HDGC) Family Workshop at Cambridge Institute

Cancer Research UKOne of the many highlights of the recent 2nd Consensus meeting on Hereditary Gastric Cancer at the Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen was the opportunity to live the mission of NSFC, uniting the caring power of people worldwide affected … Read More...

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International group to discuss updates to HDGC guidelines

WorkshopFrom March 19-21, No Stomach For Cancer’s founder, Karen Chelcun Schreiber, is attending the 2nd Consensus meeting on Hereditary Gastric Cancer at the Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. The 47 workshop attendees represent stomach cancer researchers and … Read More...

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The Loss of a Mother

Mother and daughterBy Lorita Sajous

For those who do not know my story, I became pregnant two months after my mom’s stage 4 gastric cancer diagnosis. For nine months, we faced all obstacles together until she passed away in February 2013. I … Read More...

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