A Nail in the Road

A Nail in the Road

Jessica (pre-surgery)

Jessica (pre-surgery)

As I sit and listen to a group of mothers discuss their high school children comparing grades, class rank, community service hours and SAT scores, all set with goals of graduation, college plans and the perfect life afterwards, … Read More...


No Stomach For Cancer 2013 Walk Minnesota

Team Torborg, Minneapolis MN areaThe No Stomach for Cancer walk this year was bittersweet for me. Last year my husband, Tom, walked with us, even though he was losing his battle with cancer. He lost his fight just short of one month later, on … Read More...

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Stomach Cancer Awareness Month 2013

Stomach Cancer Awareness Month Round BadgeIt seems like yesterday that the US Senate Resolution passed in 2010, officially establishing November as Stomach Cancer Awareness Month. And it seems like yesterday that we came up with the concept of the No Stomach For Cancer Walk…Yet, here … Read More...

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Join friends and family for the Walk – register now for Early Bird rates!

NSFC 2013 WalkJust a quick reminder that registration for the No Stomach For Cancer 2013 Walk is underway! There has been great response so far – THANK YOU to everyone who has registered or made a contribution. Your generous support helps us … Read More...

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Registration is open for the 2013 Walk!

It amazes me that it has only been 11 months since we started talking about a No Stomach For Cancer Walk; yet, here we are planning the second annual Walk after having had a successful one in 2012. What a … Read More...

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Norman the Movie

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I believe that everyone who comes in contact with high school students - parents, teachers, guidance counselors, school administrators, and, of course, students themselves - should see this movie. Although not everyone faces the same problems as Norman Long, the main character in Norman the movie, they all do face some challenge, which is an important reminder and makes us empathetic.
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John’s March Against Stomach Cancer Raises Over $14,000 for No Stomach For Cancer

John Cardinale, who hosted John’s March Against Stomach Cancer in January, passed away on March 20, 2013 after a 2-year battle with stomach cancer.

He was a determined, inspirational man who was an advocate for this cause from the moment Read More...

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Research Study: Genomic Analysis of Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer Arising in Individuals with Germline CDH1 Mutation

You may have an opportunity to help advance stomach cancer research.

Gastric cancer researchers need your help in determining how individuals with germline CDH1 mutations develop potentially lethal stomach cancer.

Researchers now have the technology to perform DNA sequencing of … Read More...

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