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Scotty McCreery Helping Support the American Cancer Society

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio1020 KDKA) – American Idol Season 10 Winner and “See You Tonight” singer, Scotty McCreery, is doing what he can to help give cancer the boot. The American Cancer Society works very hard to […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/30/2015

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Local Boy Loses Mother To Cancer, Now Raising Awareness In Her Memory

Last year, Lisa Elaine Gallagher succumbed to brain cancer. Before she passed, the last thing she gave her 14-year-old son, Jack, was a pair of shoes endorsed by his favorite baseball player – L.A. Clippers basketball star Chris Paul.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/06/2015

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Teacher Raises Money, Shaves Head To Support Those Battling Cancer

One teacher in Butler County wanted to show his students how his sister’s battle with cancer has touched his life.

06/05/2014

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Study: Walking Hour A Day May Reduce Older Women’s Chances of Getting Breast Cancer

A large new study from the American Cancer Society finds walking an hour a day could significantly reduce an older woman’s chances of getting breast cancer.

10/04/2013

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2013 Larry Richert Celebrity Golf Classic Information

Get more information on this year’s Larry Richert Celebrity Golf Classic.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/10/2013

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Learn More About The Cancer Prevention Study-3

This year, the American Cancer Society is launching its research study called the Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). You can help researchers better understand the genetic, environmental and lifestyle factors that cause or prevent cancer by […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/12/2013

American Cancer Society Long-Term Study

Cancer research would not be possible without people who are willing to help and the American Cancer Society is recruiting local people for its next long-term research project.

03/13/2013

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American Cancer Society Needs Volunteers For New Study

Cancer research would not be possible without people who are willing to help and the American Cancer Society is recruiting local people for its next long-term research project.

03/13/2013

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How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular Activities

Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.

01/16/2013

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Study: Aspirin Shows Promise In Cancer Prevention

Researchers for the American Cancer Society looked at more than 100,000 older adults taking aspirin for heart disease prevention. They found taking a daily aspirin was linked to a 16 percent lower risk of cancer death.

08/10/2012

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Info for the 2012 American Cancer Society Larry Richert Celebrity Golf Classic

Learn more about the 2012 American Cancer Society Larry Richert Celebrity Golf Classic.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/01/2012

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