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Nevada Cancer Plan Year 1 Evaluation
Report: First year of Cancer Plan efforts show moderate progress
Exciting progress has been made over the first year of the five-year lifespan of our 2021-2025 Nevada Cancer Plan. This week, our partners at the…
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Task force to add improving cervical cancer screening rates to 2022 efforts
Nevada Cancer Coalition’s Early Detection Task Force is taking up cervical cancer screening in its first meeting of 2022, seeking to find answers as…
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Johns Hopkins Study Reveals Patient Preferences on End-Of-Life Discussions
The National Cancer Institute this month updated its PDQ on advance planning and end of life discussions to include details from a recent study of…
Thrive Kitchen
Thrive Kitchen: Welcome, and Rx Fruits and Veggies
This month we're kicking off a new ThriveNV feature: Thrive Kitchen. It's an opportunity to focus on food--what's healthy, delicious and helpful for…
Gracefully Made Crochet hats
Gracefully Crocheted
We were blessed this week to receive a donation of handmade crochet beanies from Gracefully Made Crochet, a local artist who makes and donates…
Thrive Book CLUB
Thrive Book Club: Let's get 'Radical'
People diagnosed with cancer often fall into two categories when it comes to information about their illness. They either can’t get enough…
Cancer Community Clubhouse
New programs launched at The Center in Reno
A new series of programs for cancer survivors and thrivers, caregivers and loved ones begins Aug. 16, organized by Reno nonprofit Cancer Community…
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
New Workshop Sessions for Caregivers in July, August & September
Dignity Health St. Rose Dominican in Las Vegas is offering two new sessions of its "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" workshop. The six-week series…
Cancer Community Clubhouse video chat with Amy Thompson
A Chat with the Founders of Cancer Community Clubhouse
Cancer Community Clubhouse is one of northern and rural Nevada's newest resources for cancer survivors and thrivers. Founded by Natalie Zacharczyk…
How to Take Time Off & Pay for It
How to Take Time Off & Pay for It
If you have a serious medical condition, you may need to take time off work. There are federal and state laws and programs that may help you.…