Casting for Recovery, CFR, provides an opportunity for women whose lives have been profoundly affected by breast cancer to gather in a beautiful, natural setting and learn a new skill, catch and release fly-fishing. All the while building new friendships. Casting for Recovery retreats incorporate counseling, educational services and promote physical and mental healing.
UC Davis Health System was recognized on Wednesday, Nov. 9 for its leadership in a program that provides free nicotine patches to smokers who call a state helpline to enroll in programs aimed at helping them quit.
Susan M. Shinagawa is a member of AANCART and the co-founder of the Asian and Pacific Islander National Cancer Survivors Network (APINCSN). She was recently featured in the San Francisco Examiner's "Action and Awareness," a special issue in recognition of 2012 Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In the newsletter, Ms.