Racing Across America for No Stomach For Cancer

Racing Across America for No Stomach For Cancer

Vern writes "Like the old Tony Bennett song, 'I left my stomach in San Francisco'

Vern writes “Like the old Tony Bennett song, I left my stomach in San Francisco”

Imagine riding a bicycle 3,000 miles across 12 states from Oceanside, California to Annapolis, Maryland. That’s a difficult journey. Having stomach cancer is also a … Read More...

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Portuguese researchers develop new tool that improves HDGC detection

Dr. Raquel Seruca, MD, PhD.

Raquel Seruca, MD, PHD
Group Leader of Cancer Genetics Group
Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology of Porto University (IPATIMUP)
Affiliated Professor, Medical Faculty of Porto University, Portugal

 
 
We are excited to share this press release from No … Read More...

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My Road To Awareness

Jessica McAuliffe

by Jessica McAuliffe
Jessica is a wife and mother of five children. She is an attorney and owns her own photography studio. She lost her mother to stomach cancer in January 2005. Since then she has been trying to advocate Read More...

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Words For Caregivers

Alex Niles

Not long ago, CureWear Founder Alex Niles was enjoying life like any other 30-year old: late nights with friends, spontaneous global travel, and the passionate pursuit of opportunity.

Then came the curveball.

In the fall of 2013, Alex was diagnosed Read More...

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How to live without a stomach

James TurnerJames Turner, 43, lives in Northumberland, England and is married to Claire. They have two children – a boy aged five and a girl aged eight.

Both James’s mother (in 2000) and his brother (in 2011) died of stomach cancer. … Read More...

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Shop Back to School on Amazon and Support NSFC With Just 1-Click!

It’s Back to School time and while you’re shopping online at Amazon, please take a moment to go to AmazonSmile and pick NSFC as your charity. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile … Read More...

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Stomach Cancer Research: A Personal and Professional Perspective

Samantha Hansford

Samantha Hansford

By Samantha Hansford, MSc

A major breakthrough in the area of familial stomach cancer research was the discovery of the gene E-cadherin (CDH1) and the direct connection between genetic mutations and hereditary diffuse gastric cancer (HDGC). Since this … Read More...

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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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