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See photos and the winners of our first annual Stop Cancer Now Lap-a-Thon at Tuscarora H.S. in Leesburg, VA on April 26.


Read about Sherina Garner who walked her own 5K in memory of her mother, and donated the funds she raised to our Center and the Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund.


Our annual Awards Luncheon  was  held on May 8 this year. See our photos here and our press release here. To see our previous honorees, click here.

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House overwhelmingly passes 21st Century Cures Act

In a rare act of bipartisanship, House members voted 344-77 on Friday in favor of the 21st Century Cures Act, which supporters say will speed the development and regulatory approval of medical breakthroughs. Critics say that speed would come at the expense of patients’ safety.

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21st Century Cures drug bill triggers a DC dust-up over relaxed development regs

Lawmakers in the House easily passed the 21st Century Cures Act today, a big step toward once again shaking up the legal framework built to guide drug development in the U.S. while significantly boosting the amount of funding that flows to the NIH. Consumer advocates, though, see the new development regulations as a recipe for unleashing drugs and devices that would later prove dangerous and unhelpful.

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The Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund helps adults and children reduce their risks of getting all types of cancer, and assists in choosing the safest and most effective treatments based on the most recent research.

Whether we are getting dangerous chemicals out of the furniture, carpeting, or toys in your home, or helping you reduce the radiation from your cell phone, we are making sure you can cut through the hype on new medical treatments, and we are helping millions of Americans everyday. READ MORE