Category Archives: Cancer Politics

It ‘shouldn’t take brain cancer’ for John McCain to show courage

By Al Weaver  A House Democratic candidate said this week that Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has shown an amount of “courage” recently by standing up to President Trump, but lamented that this only happened after his brain cancer diagnosis. “I’ve been … Continue reading

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Cancer Disparity

October was breast cancer month, with many fundraising events and coverage by the media. The top three cancers in women in order: lung, breast and colorectal. Why then is breast cancer awareness and funding so much more prevalent than the … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo Died of Liver Cancer

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer July 13, 2017. Liu, 61, was jailed for 11 years in 2009 for “inciting subversion of state power” after he helped write a petition known as “Charter 08” calling for … Continue reading

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How Washington’s favorite cancer fighter helps himself

http://www.politico.com/story/2017/04/patrick-soon-shiong-taxes-nanthealth-foundation-236728

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President Donald Trump and Cancer

Today is February 20, 2017, President’s Day and one month presidency of Donald Trump. To mark this historical moment, Kcancer reviewed excerpts Trump and Cancer from media. “Let no one be mistaken Donald Trump’s candidacy is a cancer on conservatism … Continue reading

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President Trump Donates $10,000 to Volunteer Whose Father Has Cancer

Shane Bouvet, 24, a Trump campaign volunteer, was invited by president Trump to attend his inauguration. Bouvet is a FedEx driver and his dad is battling cancer. He met with Trump backstage at Thursday night’s inaugural concert at the Lincoln … Continue reading

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