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Joe Jack: A Cancer Caregiver’s Journey of Discovery and Adventure in Alaska

By Admin at 24 Oct 2017

As documented in his true novel, Joe Jack, Fredric Brewer flew all the way from Chicago to a remote city in Alaska to help his uncle diagnosed with cancer. Brewer’s book offers an in-depth journey to understanding how cancer not only impacts the ones you love, but how caring for someone with cancer can transform your life in ways never imagined.

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A Promising Targeted Radiation Treatment Trial for Blood Cancer

By Admin at 13 Oct 2017

When Carol Ramnarine was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare cancer of plasma cells (a type of white blood cell in bone marrow), she was offered the chance to take part in a clinical trial run by Dr. Jeffrey Wong at City of Hope cancer treatment and research center in southern California.

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Brighton Partners with Gateway to Help Funds Breast Cancer Research

By Admin at 3 Oct 2017

2017 marks the 15th year of Brighton's Power of Pink initiative. Each October, sales of Brighton’s limited edition products aid in the quest to eradicate breast cancer through research, education, and treatment. Here in greater Chicagoland, Brighton locations in Schaumburg at Woodfield Mall and Deer Park have partnered with Gateway to make this a true community-supported event to help raise funds for breakthrough cancer clinical trials.

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Join Us for the Michael Brannan Memorial Pro-Am to Benefit Kidney Cancer Research

By Admin at 9 Aug 2017

Join Gateway for Cancer Research and the family and friends of Michael Brannan as we honor the memory of the late pro golfer at the 5th Annual Michael Brannan Memorial Pro-Am. This event raises funds to support clinical trials specifically targeting kidney cancer.

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Honor Your Hero During National Cancer Survivor Month

By Admin at 25 Jun 2017

Each clinical trial that Gateway funds – from breast cancer to lymphoma to colon cancer to brain cancer – has a different protocol and different funding levels. However, did you know, on average, it costs just $16.56 per patient per day in a Gateway-funded cancer clinical trial? For about the cost of a large pizza, you can provide REAL hope for a cancer patient now. During these last days of National Cancer Survivor Month, honor your hero with a donation now!

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