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Know More about Gall Bladder Cancer:

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Gall Bladder Cancer At a Glance: • Gallbladder cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the gallbladder. • Being female can increase the risk of...


Valentine’s Day advice for couples facing cancer: Ignore expectations

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Managing those expectations is great advice for all couples on Feb. 14 — and is especially important for couples confronting a cancer diagnosis. Focus on the opportunity to connect as a ...


RGCF Announces new 'Colors of Cancer' Run in 2017

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The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation announced the inaugural Colors of Cancer Race (Our Colors Run Together) April 2, 2017 at Cohen Stadium.


Healthy eating during the holidays

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Offering support to a loved one with cancer

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If someone you love has cancer, you may be contemplating the best way to celebrate the holidays with them. Even though you want to help, it can be hard to know what to say or do. It’s...


The spirit of giving

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Our staff has put on our elf hats to collect a variety of creative ways to make holiday wishes come true for patients and caregivers. Be an angel for someone near and dear to make memori...


Head for the Cure Run Kick-off event this Thursday 12/1

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This year's Head for the Cure Run will be Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Ascarate Park. Local proceeds will benefit the Rio Grande Cancer Foundation. The mission of Head for the Cure i...


Special film screening of ‘Being Mortal’

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New documentary explores families faced with terminal illness You’re invited to a free screening and discussion of the PBS program “Being Mortal” on Friday, November 11, 2016, 1-4 pm ...


RGCF proud to be a part of the first Give El Paso Campaign

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Why some women are less likely to get mammography screening

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Comparing Breast Cancer Screening Rates Among Different Groups


Five things you can do to reduce risk of breast cancer

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1. Limit yourself to two or three alcoholic drinks a week Alcohol, consumed even in small amounts, is believed to increase the risk of breast cancer. Most doctors recommend cutting ba...


Cancer: 5 tips to help children cope & hope

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Cancer often sneaks up when you least expect it, turning your world and your family's world upside down. Young children have a very difficult time learning to cope with cancer beco...


Finding Help is just a click away

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