June 7th 2015 is National Cancer Survivors Day!
National Cancer Survivors Day is an annual Celebration of Life that is held in hundreds of communities around the world!
On June 7th, thousands of people will gather to show the world that there is in fact life after being diagnosed with cancer!
Cancer Survivors still face Issues of:
- Limited access to cancer specialists and promising new treatments
- Denial of health insurance and and life insurance coverage
- Difficulty finding jobs
- Economic burdens due to mounting medical expenses
The National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation is trying to get more resources, research, and survivor-friendly legislation out there needed to improve the quality of life for Cancer Survivors! Help get the word out there!
If you want to learn more about National Cancer Survivors Day and how to help, visit: http://www.ncsd.org/
You’ll find more information about how to organize your own event and more facts about NCSD
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