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Nat'l LGBT Cancer Network Goes 'Behind Closed Drawers' on Anal Cancer

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
The National LGBT Cancer Network has launched Behind Closed Drawers, a national campaign to raise funds and awareness for anal cancer prevention.

LBBC Studies Needs of Women with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 16
A first-ever study by Living Beyond Breast Cancer finds that women diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer have both more anxiety, and a higher need for more specific information.

Cis B. Golder Quality of Life Grant Eases Burden of Cancer Survivors

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 5
The Cis B. Golder Quality of Life Grant assists women who are dealing with financial hardships that are directly related to their breast cancer diagnosis.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute a 'Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality'

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 4
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has been recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign.

Elixir Teams Up With Local Ladies to Help Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Oct 3

New York Becomes 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

POLITICS | By EDGE | Jun 21
New York has become the newest state to legalize medical marijuana, after the Senate passed a bill on June 20 that allows cannabis to be prescribed in non-smokeable form only.

Men Over 50 at Higher Risk of Developing Melanoma

SCIENCE | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 19
The American Academy of Dermatology says that men over 50 are at a higher risk of developing melanoma.

New York’s Queer Entertainers Host Fundraiser for Kate Bornstein

MUSIC | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 12
On Sunday, June 15 at The Cutting Room, New York City’s leading queer and indie entertainers will join forces for We Love Kate, a benefit to help raise money for transgender author, artist and activist Kate Bornstein’s cancer treatment.

Evan Sohn Honored at 2014 Delete Blood Cancer Gala

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | May 3
On May 7, celebrities and advocates will come together at New York City’s Cipriani Wall Street for the 2014 Delete Blood Cancer Gala. The event will feature a special performance by Jessie J.

Stars Launch 21st Revlon Run/Walk for Women

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 25
Join the fight against cancer by participating in the 21st annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women in New York City on May 3 and in Los Angeles on May 10.

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