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A Wake-Up Call’: Chloe Koast Says She’ll Always Regret Indoor Tanning
‘A Wake-Up Call’: Chloe Koast Says She’ll Always Regret Indoor Tanning
05 May, 2021
The statistics are sobering. The Skin Cancer Foundation estimates the risk of developing life-threatening melanoma increases 75% from just one indoor…
It’s not ‘just skin cancer,’ and other tips to stay Sun Smart
05 May, 2021
By Kristen Hackbarth, Communications Director Have you ever had someone tell you they had a little something removed from their skin saying, “It’s no…
Elko School Nurse, Melanoma Survivor, Sun Safety Advocate
05 May, 2021
By Christine Thompson, NCC Cancer Prevention Programs Manager There’s a lot to be said for following your gut instinct, especially when it comes to…
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Have you heard? Nevada is thriving.
04 April, 2021
Last month NCC launched, our companion site that focuses on caring, connection, and collaboration for Nevadans in need of cancer support…
UNR Student Urges Smoke Free Workplaces
UNR Student Urges Smoke Free Workplaces for All
04 April, 2021
Fighting Against Historic Targeting of Minorities by Big Tobacco Submitted by Mauricia Feaster University of Nevada, Reno Student Intern for…
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Obesity Care Week
03 March, 2021
Today, the disease of obesity affects more than 93 million Americans, and more than 33 percent of Americans are affected by excess weight. Obesity…
It Takes Guts to Talk About Colon Cancer
It Takes Guts to Talk About Colon Cancer
03 March, 2021
By Steven Fine, Nevada Cancer Coalition We all have a certain comfort level when it comes to talking about our health. On the surface, we usually…
Grief Support Group - Every Tuesday & Thursday
Grief Support Group - Every Tuesday & Thursday
03 March, 2021
Support for caregivers and family members 1st Thursday of every month 5:30 p.m. 3rd Tuesday of every month 1:30 p.m. Support from Infinity…
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Mental Health First Aid Seminar
03 March, 2021
Why Mental Health First Aid? Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance…
Head, Neck, and Esophageal Cancer Support Group
03 March, 2021
At Carson Tahoe Cancer Center, we are very passionate about making sure head, neck, and esophageal patients go through treatment and recover with the…
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UNR Med Announces Free Outreach Clinics
03 March, 2021
Northern Nevadans who are uninsured, underinsured or without a social security number can receive free medical care at upcoming University of…
Colorectal Cancer FIT Test Available at NV Health Centers
02 February, 2021
Colon Cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in both men and women and rank among the top 10 causes of cancer incidence in Nevada.…